Apple is making insane amounts of money off iPhone XS and XS Max storage

The 512GB iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max could probably be cheaper, but Apple sure loves money, and there's plenty of that to be earned from storage mark-ups.
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20. JCASS889

Posts: 539; Member since: May 18, 2018

while ive been enjoing 564gb of storage on my phone since may

21. Phonehex

Posts: 764; Member since: Feb 16, 2016

That storage performance will be nowhere close to the in built one.

25. JCASS889

Posts: 539; Member since: May 18, 2018

so what? i still have the storage space, and have had zero issues related to a slow sd card. and i paid 1/3rd what apple wants

22. BLUEBLASTER

Posts: 932; Member since: Feb 23, 2014

No fast charger and no headphone adapter. What a rip off.

59. T12RYK

Posts: 849; Member since: Jun 10, 2011

If Apple says we don't need them, then we don't need them!

24. gamehead unregistered

Think I'm done with apples bs.

60. T12RYK

Posts: 849; Member since: Jun 10, 2011

No you're not! You'll be back!

68. gamehead unregistered

When they lower prices and match the feature of Android maybe

29. Ikechukwu

Posts: 250; Member since: Oct 03, 2011

These people buying all these expensive phones and trying to justify paying monthly, it's good, it can do this and that.... they baffle me. The ones that have all the money to spend, go ahead. Those that get the phones, don't know what to do with it but facebook and then have debt on their heads...... Need reality checks.

30. CreeDiddy

Posts: 2215; Member since: Nov 04, 2011

One thing I noticed at the Apple stores is that it stays busy daily. During the launch there were at least a long line for preorders and current buyers. Someone committed that most people were looking to buy at least two phones per account. Hardly no device payment plans either. Most people buy their phones outright. No other store creates so many unique daily visitors and buyers like they do.

32. Hallucinator

Posts: 391; Member since: May 24, 2010

I’ve owned an iPhone ever since the original and I’ve finally had it with them. My only decision now is do I get the note 9 or hold off for the s10?

35. jove39

Posts: 2146; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

S10...unless you need s-pen.

36. aegislash

Posts: 1499; Member since: Jan 27, 2015

If you aren't trying to urgently switch ecosystems, I'd say wait until the S10. Or better yet, go a bit longer and wait for the Note 10. That's gonna be an amazing piece of tech.

46. Leo_MC

Posts: 7432; Member since: Dec 02, 2011

You might want to test the way Android works first (lease/burrow a phone for a month) before switching, you might change your mind (or convince yourself that it's the best thing to do).

34. jove39

Posts: 2146; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

Get ready...iPhone XI with 1TB for $1949.

47. Leo_MC

Posts: 7432; Member since: Dec 02, 2011

A company should always charge for stupidity. 1. s**tload of storage on a phone is useless; 2. s**tload of cloud is cheap.

51. sunnyfpy

Posts: 284; Member since: May 12, 2013

Iphone addiction,,,,hahaha

52. jessiehoward1980

Posts: 2; Member since: Jan 21, 2015

Just got a samsung 128g sd card for $40 on amazon.

64. T12RYK

Posts: 849; Member since: Jun 10, 2011

Careful the phone doesn't catch fire though! HAHA!

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