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Laptops and other gadgets are getting up to $50 more expensive because of the global chip shortage

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

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The global chip shortage is bumping up the cost of laptops, phones, and printers, the WSJ reported.
An ASUSTek laptop jumped from $900 to $950 in June, while a HP Chromebook rose from $220 to $250.
Chip makers say they're passing on higher costs they face to gadget companies.
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Some gadgets are becoming up to $50 more expensive for customers because of the global chip shortage, according to a Wall Street Journal report on Monday. Some popular laptops, phones, and printers, which all contain semiconductor chips, now cost up to $50 more because...
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