The “2012 Smartphone Guide” recently released by the Nomura Equity Research explains the inside story of a smartphone. It also explains which components are present in the smartphone and which companies provide these components with market shares.
Well Well!!!! you will be really surprised to know that there are more than 25 components that are needed to be present in a modern smartphone. And you will know also get to know which companies provide these components . Moreover you will also get know the price of these components present in the smartphone which means you can calculate the cost of your smartphone .
Try it and get shocked……..
Components Present Inside Smartphone :
Manufacturers: Samsung (25% marketshare),
Japan Display (20%),
LG Display (15%),
Chimei (10%) and
Price: Cost of Display will range from $18 to $20.
Manufacturers: Qualcomm (35% marketshare),
Texas Instruments (20%),
Samsung (12%) and
Cost: Cost of the processors in the smartphone will range from $15 to $17.
Manufacturers: Samsung (31% marketshare),
Micron (27%) and
Price: Cost of NAND Flash will range from $20 to $22.
Manufacturers: Samsung (38% marketshare),
Elpida (16%) and
Price: Cost of DRAM will range from $8 to $10.
Manufacturers: Qualcomm (45% marketshare),
Broadcom (5%) and
Price : Cost of this component will range from $10 to $13
Manufacturers: TPX (15-20% marketshare),
Young Fast (15-20%),
Wintek (10-15%) and
Nissha Printing (10-15%)
Price : Cost of Touch panel of a smartphone will range from $7 to $11.
Manufacturers: Sharp (10-15% marketshare),
LG Innotek (10-15%),
SEMCO (5-10%) and
Price: Cost of this component will range from $9 to $10.
Manufacturers: Simplo (40-50% marketshare),
Price: Cost of the battery of a smartphone will range from $5 to $8.