If the average time someone keeps a smartphone is about 2 years; and currently only something like an AK120 will play high res audio adequately (at a price of £1,100), then the cost of a mass produced full on high res audio smartphone would be about £1,500?
It would need a 64Gb capacity + SD card capability, a huge battery, room for DACs and op amps (i.e. bulky).
You would also need £500 headphones etc.
Who would actually buy such a thing?
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