Most Expensive Phones in the World
Mobile phones are one of the most used gadgets in our daily lives. The Growth of mobile is tremendous and there is no sign of fading in near future.
In this post, I will point out the top 10 costliest phones ever made. Stay tuned!
10. Vertu Signature Diamond
Vertu, a British-based manufacturer, and retailer is well known for manufacturing some of the world’s most luxurious and costliest mobile phones ever made. Made with black PVD stainless steel it provides a solid look and durability.
The elegance of the phone came from its brilliantly designed architecture with 200 pieces of diamonds.
It boasts Proprietary OS and 4GB of internal memory to play with. But if you expect to have a high-end 5G capability in it, then it is simply not made for that. It is best known for its class and legacy.
It works on 2G and uses GPRS connectivity. It is available in Yellow, Blue, Red, Black, Brown, Tan. It also features Scratch-resistant glass.
First introduced in 2015, it is one of the most elegant phones in its generation.
Estimated price $88,000 USD.
9. iPhone Princess Plus
Designed by Austrian designer Peter Aloisson, iPhone Princess Plus is another jewel in the market and considered one of the most expensive phones in the world. Initially introduced in 2007, it was designed with 138 princess cut and 180 brilliant cut diamonds with a weight of 16.50 – 17.75.
It was launched by Apple for a special advertisement campaign and one of the major step for Apple to truly establish itself as a leading smartphone manufacturer in the premier segment. It runs on Operating System: Mac OS X v10.4.8 with Camera resolution of 1600×1200 pixels.
The estimated price of iPhone Princess Plus is $176,400 USD and enlist itself at the 9th position in the most expensive phone list.
8. Black Diamond VIPN Smartphone
Designed by Jaren Goh, Black Diamond VIPN is the 8th most expensive mobile. It was one of the most luxurious mobile models from Sony Ericsson. It has advanced features like polycarbonate mirroring and organic LED technology. As per specifications, it has 128 MB internal memory and a 4 Megapixel camera.
The phone is equipped with two diamonds. One is located on the joystick and the other one is on the back side.
Black Diamond VIPN comes with a whopping price tag of $300,000 USD.
7. Vertu Signature Cobra
Another one from Vertu, this time the model is Vertu Signature Cobra.
Designed by a French jeweler, Boucheron, along with precious diamonds it also has 439 rubies stuffed in it. The signature Cobra is made up of 388 different parts and all are assembled in the UK. The company has made only 8 units for sale.
The Signature Cobra comes with gigantic 64 GB internal memory with 2TB external memory support.
The 21Megapixel rear camera and 2.1 Megapixel front camera has good image support.It has also 3,160mAh battery.
Estimated price: $360,000 USD.
6. Gresso Luxor Las Vegas Jackpot
Luxor Las Vegas Jackpot introduced by Gresso is the world’s 6th most expensive phone for some reasons.
First of all, it is made up African blackwoods(Botanical name: Dalbergia melanoxylon) first ever which is considered one of the costliest wood in the world($ 10,000 Per Kilogram).Added to it has 180 grams of pure gold, consisting a black diamond. Having this phone is no less than having a jackpot. Isn’t it?
Among its specifications, it has 30 MB storage, 2 MP camera, 1100 mAh battery.
Estimated price: $ 1,000,000 USD.
5. Diamond Crypto Smartphone
Designed by Peter Aloisson, Diamond Crypto Smartphone was announced by JSC Ancort Company.
What’s makes it so special?
It has 50 diamonds in it with some of then are rare blue.
Another technology which makes it apart is its world-class encryption technology. The entire gadget is encrypted. So it is considered one of the safest device against from blackmails, robbery and hacking. It runs on OS: Windows CE and has 100 Hours of standby time.
Estimated Price: $1.3 Million USD.
- GoldVish Le Million
Produced by Goldvish a Swiss company and designed by Emmanuel Gueit GoldVish Le Million occupies the 4th number in the list.
Equipped with 18k white gold and 20 carats of VVS1 diamond, GoldVish Le Million is also awarded as the world’s costliest mobile phone sold by Guinness World Records in September 2006.
It has a display size of 176×220 pixels. It looks more like an exotic weapon than a phone.
It also has 950mAh battery and surprisingly a built-in radio!
Estimated Price: $1.3 Million USD.
3. iPhone 3G King’s Button
iPhone 3G King’s Button is ranked as the 3rd most expensive mobile in the market with a price of USD$2,517,345.
Built with the white gold line with 138 diamonds encrusted in it make it a rare collection.
It runs on 3G connectivity!
Estimated Price: $ 2,418,111 USD.
2. Supreme Goldstriker iPhone 3G
Apple strikes once again!
Stuffed with 271 grams of solid 22k gold along with fifty-three-one-carat diamonds makes Supreme Goldstriker iPhone 3G is the 2nd costliest and 2nd most expensive phone of the world.
The iPhone 3G has a 3.5 inch screen, a 412 MHz processor, 128 MB of RAM and only a 2 MP camera.
Estimated Price: $ $3.2 Million USD.
1. Diamond Rose iPhone 4 32GB
It is no surprise that Apple will grab the top spot!
Yes, Apple’s Diamond Rose iPhone 4 32GB is the most expensive mobile phone ever made.
It is made up of total 500 individual diamonds.
The navigation button is made up of the platinum base. The device is made from a single piece of granite marble. Diamond Rose iPhone is only limited and made two in total.
Estimated Price: $8 Million USD.