Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Wednesday August 28, 2013

First US-Made Smartphone Just As Cheap To Produce

This is, without a doubt, the best way to show up your rivals that claim making products in the USA is too expensive. Hopefully Apple and other American companies take notice and bring jobs back to the U.S. (not that Jobs, real jobs).

Motorola's new Moto X phone doesn't cost more to make simply because it's assembled in Texas, research firm IHS said Wednesday. The Moto X is the first smartphone to carry the "Made in the U.S.A." designation. Labor costs are higher in the U.S. compared with Asian factories, where phones are typically made.