Technology repair service, TechRestore could have made a boring video
with some guy in a white jacket showcasing their overnight ModBook
service. Instead, they decided to get all artsy with a stellar stop-motion
video of a MacBook tear down and rebuild.
That's a savings of roughly $53 over the estimated iSuppli price of $227 for the OG iPhone. iSuppli estimates that Apple makes a per-unit gross profit of 55%. Apple's ability to buy in bulk, and its savvy bargain-shopping powers are cited as reasons for the drop in price.
See kids, that's what happens when you use your store's club card and clip coupons.