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Google estimated to earn $15 for every Nexus 7 tablet sold

By Shawn Knight
Jul 5, 2012
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  1. It's generally a rule of thumb for a company to produce a product that could be profitable but if you are already one of the wealthiest and most respected in the industry, that metric isn't always required. Case in point……

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  2. AGarr

    AGarr TS Rookie

    The kindle fire was sold at a loss. It was a massive hit and I believe Google is trying to capture that market and make its money in the content it provides as well.
     
  3. ikesmasher

    ikesmasher TS Evangelist Posts: 1,945   +381

    the kindle made 45 bucks per sale? I thought they lost 2...
     
  4. Arris

    Arris TS Evangelist Posts: 4,568   +103

    Yeah, it was widely reported that the Kindle Fire was sold at a loss as Amazon hoped to make money from app/book/media sales for the device.
     
  5. Jay Pfoutz

    Jay Pfoutz Malware Helper Posts: 4,286   +49

    Not bad. At least they make something for each sale!
     


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