Originally Posted by Majin SSJ Eric
I agree that tablet prices are waaaaaaaay out of control (thanks to Apple). At $200-$300 they would make a TON more sense to most people and would probably fly out of the stores. This is something the Android oem's need to realize quickly. The way to curb Apple's dominance is through pricing....
The cost to manufacture the 32GB touchpad is $328 in parts plus assembly, plus boxes and accessories, plus shipping to US, plus warehouse costs, plus RMA and support costs, plus...
A touchpad for even the $400 it was priced at before the firesale was probably giving HP only a small profit margin. The devices to rage about are overpriced cellphones (cost: 200; price: $799.99). Going offtopic, the practice to rage about even more is subsidized phones where those of us whom are forced to pay increased monthly cellular bill costs to pay for someone else's phone.
Originally Posted by ░▲Touchpads!!▲░
I know a guy in onsale and he got me 5 16GB touchpads and 5 32GB touchpads. They arrived yesterday so pm me for pictures and stuff.
I'll let them go for $249 16GB and $299 for 32GB
It's still a hell of a deal...
Take your scalping elsewhere!Edited by hajile - 8/25/11 at 11:40am