How many days does a Romanian have to work to buy a Galaxy S22, compared to other EU and global citizens

According to a study published by Money SuperMaket, the effort and by extension the relative value of a flagship Galaxy S22 varies from region to region, with the high-end Samsung being much more valuable to consumers in Eastern Europe. ‘Is that for those from a western country. . , such as Switzerland.

While the price in euros or dollars remains almost unchanged from one region to another, the value of a product, relative to the time it takes to make this purchase, varies greatly according to the wages in each , a range. iPhone or Samsung may be considerably cheaper, in relative terms, than in the region they were originally intended for.

Where to buy the lightest and heaviest Galaxy S22

As expected, one of the regions where acquiring the Galaxy S22 is particularly difficult is Ukraine. So, if you are not a soldier in the Russian army, buying a state-of-the-art Samsung S22 phone will take around 790 hours of work. A little hard to explain, Egyptians are at an even worse position, needing 1095 hours of honest labor to buy a Galaxy S22 phone, even if the country is not at war.

At least Swiss citizens will work to afford a Galaxy S22. According to the study, they can make enough money to buy a phone in just 34 hours of work, or 4 days.

On the other hand, in the Philippines, a citizen must work 737 hours to be able to afford an S22 in basic version. This means more than three months of work, without spending the money on anything else.

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The calculation is made using the average salary in each country, as well as the selling price in that country.

Maria D. Ervin