• In 2018, it makes way more sense to buy a $1,000 Apple iPhone than a $1,000 Apple laptop

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

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    With the iPhone X, Apple normalized the $1,000 smartphone. The just-announced iPhone XS and XS Max will take that torch and run with it, starting at that same price.
    The thing is that it actually makes sense to buy an iPhone X, or other high-end smartphones. After all, you use your smartphone all day, every day, so it almost never makes sense to cheap out.
    The same can't be said for laptops and desktop PC - as smartphones and tablets get better, we use our phones less. It's harder to justify splashing out on a ritzy, powerful computer.
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