Update: Readers like the Pixel's chances.
- Pixel could deliver serious competition in the smartphone space - 63.4%
- Don't buy Google due to the Pixel - buy on search strength, other products - 18.9%
- There's no way Pixel can compete with the iPhone, other Android devices - 7.9%
- I'd avoid the smartphone biz altogether - the market already is crowded, mature - 9.8%
Thanks to everyone who participated in today's poll. Check in tomorrow for more Market Challenge.
Morgan Stanley released a note suggesting revenue for the smartphone could reach $3.8 billion in 2017. The firm also suggested 5 million to 6 million Pixel devices could sell next year. The gross profit margin on a Pixel device was estimated at 22%-25%, which compares to an estimated 41% for the Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone.
Can the Pixel compete? Or is it too little, too late for the latest smartphone gadget from the technology behemoth?
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