Amazon kindle Tablet PC (Artesyn Technologies with map)
Beijing November 10, according to foreign media reports, the Amazon is through advertising and book sales to make up for its below-cost sales of flat computer with the loss.
Main Street reported that sales of the Amazon Kindle $ 79 cost of production of $ 84.25. Market research firm iSuppli believes, Kindle's parts cost $ 78.59, assembly cost $ 5.66. $ 84.25 cost does not include software license fees and other costs, that is the Amazon Kindle for every sale of a loss of more than $ 5.25.
Main Street reported that, Kindle Fire costs higher, the Amazon Kindle Fire every sale of a loss of up to $ 10. However, these are not a problem, because the Kindle Fire can promote greater use of the Amazon service users, such as Cloud Drive or video on demand services, which pay more.