Tech | June 15, 2017 5:00 am

How to Build Your Own Smartphone for $70

Wall Street Journal reveals how to save some serious money by building your own smartphone.

Your own smartphone could be made for just $70. (BSIP/UIG via Getty Images)
Your own smartphone could be made for just $70. (BSIP/UIG via Getty Images)

Who wouldn’t like to get their own smartphone for just $70?

Well, there’s some assembly required. The Wall Street Journal actually shows how to get it done. The work was accomplished in Shenzhen, China, which has the parts and human talent to construct a whole lot of consumer devices.

In the process of assembling it, the Journal discovered low-cost production that should make even Apple a little nervous.

Watch the video above to see how your own custom smartphone could be built for, again, just $70.