seoul - Samsung will earn more money from Apple's new iPhone X than on its own Galaxy S8. The South Koreans deliver the screens and chips for the luxury iPhone.
Market researcher Counterpoint Research has done some accounting for The Wall Street Journal. The office expects Apple to sell 130 million pieces of the iPhone X. Samsung gets $ 110 per device. That means that the South Koreans would earn $ 14.3 billion, accounting for more than 12.1 billion euros.
$ 202 per Galaxy S8
According to Counterpoint, the Galaxy S8 will sell 50 million copies, of which the company holds $ 202 each, totaling $ 10.1 billion (8.6 billion).
That means that Samsung will earn $ 3.5 billion more on the competitor's devices than on its own devices.