Archive for the ‘Luxuries’ Category

Nokia 8800 Gold Arte

January 15th, 2009

Nokia has announced its Nokia 8800 Gold Arte, the latest addition in its 8800 Arte rage. The phone features stainless steel parts with 18 carat gold plating and premium quality leather. Giving you smoother slide with precision ball-bearings it its slide mechanism. Tap twice on the leather surface and you will see clock appear on the screen and also turn you phone over with screen-side down to silence the incoming call. The Nokia 8800 Gold Arte comes with 3.2-megapixel camera with auto focus, 4GB internal memory and also has an anti-fingerprint coating which reduces the smudges on metal. The Nokia 8800 Gold Arte will be available in selected market from Q2 2009 onwards. Read the rest for more pictures. Read more…


The World's Most Expensive Phone title goes to Apple iPhone 3G 'Kings Button'

January 10th, 2009

This luxurious iPhone is created by Austrian jeweler Peter Aloisson. He has created a record for himself by designing the world’s most expensive phone, priced at £1,636,000 ($2,517,345). This Apple iPhone 3G ‘Kings Button’ is the most luxurious phone to date. It is made of solid 18-carat yellow gold, white gold and rose gold. See that line of diamonds, there are total of 138 units, brilliant cut diamonds of the best quality. Oh yeah, the home button is a rare 6.6 carat diamond. I wondered who is going to get this.

[via New Launches]


Uncut U.S Currency

December 20th, 2008

Isn’t that cool to have a big piece of uncut notes, hey guys you can got some of uncuts U.S currency. It’s available in crisp $1, $2, $5, $10, $20 or $50 sheets. Priced from $15-$900. They make an especially unique gift for that “hard-to-buy-for” person.

[via Uncrate]


Amazing RV with Car slot

December 19th, 2008

I think this is the most amazing RV ever seen. It even has a car slot at the bottom and at the inside you can see those luxurious designs, with large LCD display, bedroom, kitchen, toilet etc.

Hope the car is fine in there when go on rocky road or you need a roof repair

Wow it’s a Mercedes.

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Datamancer Aviator Keyboard

December 19th, 2008

Aviator keyboard from Datamancer is a steampunk styled keyboard. It has brushed aluminum frame, black felt faceplate and jewel LEDs in blue, red, violet, green or amber. So are you going to sacrifice $1200 for this keyboard?

[via TechFresh]


Vertu Boucheron 150

December 11th, 2008

The Vertu Boucheron 150 is made to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Boucheron jewelry house in Paris. The phone is made from solid gold and it took 1,000 hours to cut into shape, 700 hours for the hand polish, and more than 500 hours to hand build.

This luxury phone is housed in a bespoke hand made wooden case made from Noce Pedullo, a special part from the walnut tree, and produced by Reuge, the market leading Swiss makers of artisan music boxes. No word on pricing and availability ~ Well, I can forget about that.

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Mobiado Professional 105GMT Gold Limited Edition Cell Phone

December 10th, 2008

The Mobiado professional 105GMT Gold limited edition cell phone comes with dual mechanical Swiss watch. Each if the mechanical movement contains 25 jeweled bearings and attached an in-house 3D shock absorbing system. The phone is crafted with 274 Carats of sapphire crystal and buttons, symbols and lettering hand-painted with 24-Carat gold. The phone has an Ebony wood inlay with CNC machined solid brass frame and finished with a 5 micron thick 24-carat coating of gold. As for specs, it has a 2-inch QVGA screen, 1GB of storage space, 2.0-megapixel camera, Bluetooth, microUSB port, quad-band GSM and the web browsing and email capabilities. The Mobiado professional 105GMT Gold is limited to only 50 units and pricing is still unknown at the moment. For sure this is going to cost you a lot. Read more…


Vertu's New Signature Collection in Japan

December 4th, 2008

Vertu has announced their latest mobile editions in Japan market, they are the ‘New Signature Collection’ ~ ‘Ascent Ti’, ‘Ascent Ti Ferrari Rosso’ and ‘Giallo’. They will be available on February 19th via NTT DoCoMo. Read more…


Porsche phone P’9522

November 28th, 2008

Do you still remember the Porsche phone P’9521? Now here’s another Porsche Design mobile phone, the P´9522. It has a large touch display with scratch proof mineral glass and also a 5.0MP camera with video recording function, high-resolution OLED display, sensitive fingerprint sensor, and Wireless LAN for unrestricted internet access, while the highlight goes to the intelligent GPS navigation for reliable orientation. The P´9522 from Porsche Design is available for reservation at the official site. Read more…


Motorola AURA for $2K

October 22nd, 2008

Wow that reminds me of the popular Motorola V70 in the late 90s. Known as the AURA, it is the world’s first handset with a 16-million color circular display. This luxury phone boasts a Swiss-made main bearing, 62-carat sapphire crystal lens, a 2.0-megapixel camera, stereo Bluetooth, microUSB port, quad-band GSM connectivity, a microSD card slot, multimedia player and up to 7.3-hours of talk time or 400-hours in standby. The phone weighs 4.97-ounce that’s around 140g. You can get you pre-order done today at the MOTO STORE, priced at $1999.99, shipping out starting 4th December. Yeah who’s going for this 2k phone?

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