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June 30, 2014

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Huber

@Gonzales:

Please spare me, your car analogies, they do not work here:

Have you ever driven with a Porsche on the Autobahn? It is a difference like day and night compared to your average Toyota.

If the Toyota would be as good as the Porsche, Porsche would have a serious problem. Sure, some show-offs would still prefer the Porsche for the bragging rights, but lots of customers would not.

And this exact same problem starts with Samsung now and will also hit apple.

People who buy a product which is three or four times more expensive, but has no other advantage are morons, not premium customers. The average premium customers are willing to spend more, but they expect something in return.

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