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Haters gonna hate.
It's not things made in China that lack quality; it's NORTH AMERICAN branded things made in China that lack quality.
Because these American/International "companies" only want one thing: profit.
They can only boost price by so much, so what do they do? Cut cost.
They try to find the cheapest labour possible (in China, Thailand, India, etc.)
However, original legit Chinese companies on the other hand do not use the same "cheap" sources of manufacturing as these "American/International" companies do. Chinese brands that are not for export (only available in China) are manufactured by better companies with more expensive and reliable machines and labour and has much better quality than products we have here.
Conclusion? Americans are cheap.
P.S. I'm Canadian

You should look into China's attempts at making a car. The crash test are horrifying...



The human being they would pull out of that vehicle in real life would be unrecognizable...

Little comparison video someone made:


If you were more knowledgeable then you would have known that BMW, Audi, etc. etc. ALL have factories in China.

The real problem with Chinese manufacturing and the general consensus behind it is the "levels" system it has. ie: Cheaper: cut lots of corners, more expensive: everything works fine. Just look at how little Chinese workers get payed, in comparison to US or Germany etc. etc.
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If you were more knowledgeable then you would have known that BMW, Audi, etc. etc. ALL have factories in China.
The real problem with Chinese manufacturing and the general consensus behind it is the "levels" system it has. ie: Cheaper: cut lots of corners, more expensive: everything works fine. Just look at how little Chinese workers get payed, in comparison to US or Germany etc. etc.

I'm very well aware. You are looking at German car companies that have strict standards for manufacturing. No matter where they are built, they are going to be built well. The first attempt at the Brilliance is a great example of why the Chinese companies have a bad rep. Companies in China are not held responsible nearly as much as the sue-happy United States is.
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I try to buy as little "Made in China" products as possible. It's been getting increasingly hard though. I can only see this working well with people that just do give a damn about what is in their computer. So, they should be quite successful. doh.gif

You know that almost everything in your computer was made in China, right? It is pointless to do, at one point it might have made a difference but you can't put the genie back in the bottle.

Believe it or not the USA actually manufactures more (in terms of gross value) goods than China does. Look it up.
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You know that almost everything in your computer was made in China, right? It is pointless to do, at one point it might have made a difference but you can't put the genie back in the bottle.
Believe it or not the USA actually manufactures more (in terms of gross value) goods than China does. Look it up.

The U.S. is one of the biggest importers. We need to stop importing junk, and start making our own stuff again. Americans might not know how to build high tech stuff, but we certainly know how to build stuff that lasts. I miss the days of grabbing any old tool from my tool box, without worrying of it stripping or breaking on me. boxing3.gif
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Some people still think IBM, let alone ANYONE is capable of making a better computer chip than Intel?
Intel fabrication plants are 2 years ahead of EVERYONE including the "great" IBM.
In 10 years, maybe even 5 years, intel will be bigger than IBM.
IBM is still making 45nm cpus, and I havent heard anything about them starting 32nm soon.

I dunno, Intel still has that whole Itanium thing floating around.
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