Apple Watch cost: What the parts inside are actually worth (VIDEO).

How Much Is the Apple Watch Really Worth? A Piece-by-Piece Breakdown.

How Much Is the Apple Watch Really Worth? A Piece-by-Piece Breakdown.

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May 6 2015 11:13 AM

How Much Is the Apple Watch Really Worth?

A piece-by-piece breakdown of what’s inside Apple’s newest gadget.

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MARCH 9: The new Apple Watch is seen on display after an Apple special event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts on March 9, 2015 in San Francisco, California.

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Starting at $350, the Apple Watch doesn’t come cheap. But do all of its parts really add up? What are you paying for (other than, you know, status) when you plop down all that cash? In the video above, we attempt to find out. Breaking it down piece-by-piece, we look at the cost of each part inside Apple’s newest trendsetting gadget.

Update, Nov. 28, 2016: This video has been removed pending the resolution of a licensing claim.

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