Phone is a major requirement of our daily lives. Mobile phone or even has the prices vary widely ranging from the cheapest phones in the world up to the most expensive mobile phone in the world. In today’s society, there aren’t many things that people are more attached to than their mobile phones. A person’s cell phone is his gateway into everything that goes on in his life. With the recent advances in technology, it now seems as if your cell phone can do everything that your computer can do. It then comes as no surprise that your cell phone could cost as much as it does. If you’re in the market for a phone that will do nearly everything, then you should expect to pay a lot of money. Here is a list of world’s top 10 most expensive mobile phones as of 2018.
10. Vertu Signature Diamond – $88,000
Exclusive luxury phones from Vertu. Vertu is very famous for its luxury mobile phone products, including Vertu Signature Diamond. This phone is made of platinum and claimed the best assembly process is done by hand, not machines. Phone decorated with a pretty fancy diamonds produced only 200 pieces. The price of this phone is $88,000, which make it the 10th most costliest phone ever.
9. iPhone Princess Plus – $176,400
iPhone Princess Plus has a feature that is not much different from other Apple iPhones, which makes this one of the top 10 most expensive mobile phones in the world. This iPhone is designed by famous designer Austria, Peter Aloisson. Apart from the gold, this special iPhone flavour comes with no less than 138 princess cut and 180 brilliant cut diamonds with a weight of 16.50 – 17.75. According to Peter Aloisson, the diamonds have the best quality, so owning such a device is quite a remarkable thing. It’s price is $176,400.
8. BlackDiamond VIPN Smartphone – $300,000
No. 8 in the list of world’s most expensive mobile phones is Sony Ericsson’s Black Diamond. Jaren Goh created this stylish concept for Sony. It features mirror detailing, polycarbonate mirror and an organic LED technology. Of course, when it comes to Sony, nobody can challenge the screen results. It is decorated with two diamonds, one on the navigation buttons and the other in the back of the phone. The price of this phone is $300,000.
7. Vertu Signature Cobra – $310,000
Vertu Signature Cobra ranks 7th of the world’s most expensive mobile phones. The designs are quite exclusive with the existence of forms such as the Cobra snake on the phone side. Designed by French jeweller, Boucheron, the ritzy phone features one pear-cut diamond, one round white diamond, two emerald eyes, and 439 rubies. The price of this phone is $310,000.
6. Gresso Luxor Las Vegas Jackpot – $1 million
This phone comes from a traditional purveyor of a luxury handsets – Gresso, and is called Luxor Las Vegas Jackpot. This phone was published in Switzerland in 2005. It is made of solid gold with a weight of 180 grams. The back panel is made up of African backwood that is more than 200 years old. That is the most expensive wood in the world. Its keys are made of sapphire crystal. And it costs $1 million.
5. Diamond Crypto Smartphone – $1.3 million
Based on Windows CE, this smart phone was designed by luxury accessories maker Peter Aloisson. This unique object de art is priced at a crisp $1.3 million and is tagged as the costliest in the world. This phone features a cover adorned with 50 diamonds, 10 of which are the rare blue ones. Apart from this, it also features a few sections made in rose gold as well. It also has a protection against kidnapping and technological blackmail.
5. GoldVish Le Million – $1.3 million
Goldvish “Le million” is designed by renowned designer Emmanuel Gueit, who designed lots of luxury watches and jewellery. This phone, first launched in Switzerland, was awarded by Guinness World Records as the world’s most expensive mobile phones sold in the Millionaire Fair in Cannes, France in September 2006. Often referred to as the world’s most expensive phone at $1.3 million, this designer phone is bejewelled with 18k white gold and 20 carats of VVS1 diamonds.
4. iPhone 3G King’s Button – $2.4 million
This phone is named King’s Button iPhone 3G. The renowned jeweler from Austria Peter Aloisson is the creater of this phone. 138 diamonds are installed on this phone that makes it worth $2.4 million. The beautiful white diamon of 6.6 carats serves as the home screen button which enhances the beauty of this phone.
3. Supreme Goldstriker iPhone 3G 32GB – $3.2 million
The Supreme iPhone 3G is priced at $3,200,000. This iPhone 3GS Supreme features a casing made from 271 grams of solid 22k gold and a screen trimmed with fifty-three 1-carat diamonds. In addition, the home button is covered with a single rare 7.1-carat diamond. That’s not all, though—the iPhone 3GS Supreme comes in a chest carved from a single block of granite and sports Kashmir gold and an interior lining made with nubuck top-grain leather.
2. Diamond Rose iPhone 4 32GB – $8 million
The world’s second most expensive iPhone to date is the 32 GB iPhone 4 Diamond Rose by Stuart Hughes. With a price of about $8 million the phone’s bezel is made of rose and approximately 500 individual flawless diamonds. The back is also rose gold and features the Apple logo all decked out with 53 additional diamonds, while the front navigation button is platinum with interchangeable single cut 7.4ct pink and rare 8ct flawless diamonds in the center.
1. Black Diamond iPhone 5 – $15.3 million
Another phone by Stuart Hughes. He has built an iPhone 5 with gold and black diamonds, making it the world’s most expensive smartphone ever. It took 9 weeks to built and complete the device made by hands. The case of this phone is said to be made of 24-carat solid gold and the Apple logo and the edges are studded with a total of 600 white diamonds. While the home button consists of 26-carat black diamond. A Chinese billionaire is the person who owns this world’s most expensive smartphone.