Originally Posted by rbyers
How are we supposed to spend our money in the USA, when there isn't anything made here anymore?
It's all about cost. We enjoy cheap consumer electronics because of the low cost to produce in countries where the manufacturing overhead is lower.
My device was made in Mexico, and the quality has been great- no dust, solidly built, and great screen colors! (You can find the manufacturing country on the information sticker when you pull the battery).