Google Inc.

Google Inc.

Nexus One

Date: Jan. 5, 2010
Retail price: Starting at $179
Cost of components: $174

Manufactured by HTC (2498:TT), Google's (GOOG) phone boasts the Android operating system. T-Mobile USA sells the Nexus One for $179 with a two-year contract; Google sells a version without a service contract for $529. Verizon Wireless is expected to begin carrying the Nexus One sometime in 2010.