$249: The Retail Price of an Amazon Tablet?August 15, 2011 3:11 pm
We spotted this today:
“Discussing Amazon’s expected new tablet in a column for PC Magazine last week, Bajarin derived an estimated cost for the device of $300 based on information from various sources. Assuming Amazon then discounts the retail price, consumers could pay as little as $249, projects the analyst.
Though the retailer would take a loss on the initial sales of the tablet itself, the company would more than make up the gap by selling a certain number of videos, songs, books, cloud storage, and other type of content to a typical buyer.”
Read more: http://news.cnet.com/8301-1023_3-20092393-93/analyst-amazon-could-sell-tablet-for-as-low-as-$249/#ixzz1V6v5YuMR