With the evolution of technology, mobile phones have taken the form of smartphones which are capable of performing several tasks, thus replacing several other gadgets. For epicureans around the world, several companies have come forward to offer some luxurious smartphones made up of precious metals, gem stones, exotic skins, prehistoric materials and others. These smartphones are produced in limited editions.
In this list, smartphones only from the recent past have been considered vomiting the out-dated models. So, Here is the list of top 10 most expensive mobile phones in the world 2018.
Known as the “Rolls Royce of Smartphones”, this smartphone is named in this list for being the most expensive phone owing to its military grade security technology and powerful performance. It is produced by an Israeli start-up Sirin Labs. The manufacturer promises chip-to-chip 256-bit encryption for its advanced privacy technology. The smartphone boasts of Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor and 5.5 inches IPS LED display. It has a 23.9 MP primary camera for a full metal body. This smartphone is priced at about $14,000.
9. The Savelli Champagne Diamond Smartphone
This smartphone is designed by a designer named Alessandro Savelli. Under the hood, it runs of Android, has a 32 GB memory, GSM quad band coverage, 3G compatibility and various connectivity options. It also has a screen made up of shatter-proof sapphire crystal. But more spectacular is its 18-carat rose gold plated body studded with 395 white diamonds. More luxurious versions of this smartphone are also offered with exotic skins, scales like iguana leather, python leather, ostrich leather, red alligator leather as their primary elements. However, the price of the Champagne Diamond smartphone is about $57,000.
8. Vertu for Bentley Sky Blue
This smartphone is designed by the European manufacturer Vertu as the Signature Touch collection for Bentley. This smartphone has a 5.2 inches display, 64GB storage, 4 GB RAM, 21 MP rear camera and runs on Android 5.1. The smartphone has a solid look with red-gold features for the volume control keys, power key, pillow trim, screws and back plate rails. The sides and back are made up of Titanium and are finely brushed and polished for an elegant finish. It is encased in quilted calf-leather that which imparts an exotic and luxurious look. This smartphone is priced at about £19,900.
7. iPhone 6S Solid 24ct Gold Edition
This smartphone is designed by Stuart Hughes as a special edition of iPhone 6S. It has 4.7 inches Retina display and is powered by the flagship A9 chip. It comes with a 128 GB storage.The chassis of the smartphone is made up of solid Gold. This smartphone boasts of a fine crafting of 24ct gold over a massive circa of 152 grams, which has been precisely polished for the luxurious look. Only 100 of this limited edition smartphone have been produced and each costs about £19,995.
6. iPhone Princess Plus
This smartphone was designed by Austrian designer Peter Aloisson. This smartphone has a 18 carat gold plated panel and bezel. The smartphone seems astounding with 318 diamonds, of which 138 are princess cut. The total of 17.75 carat of diamonds is present in this smartphone. This beautiful smartphone has a price tag of about $176,400.
5. iPhone 6 Amosu Call of Diamond
This smartphone is designed by a luxury designer Alexander Amosu. It has an 18 carat gold-plated body for iPhone 6. The smartphone packs 6,127 VVS1 diamonds all over it body and one big diamond that is exactly cut into the shape of Apple’s logo. In the back, the name of the designer collection is engraved. This super luxurious iPhone 6 is priced at about GBP 1.7 million.
4. iPhone 4 Diamond Rose Edition
This smartphone is designed by Stuart Hughes. Its bezel is handmade from rose studded with about 500 individual flawless diamonds which total over 100ct. The back panel is made up of rose gold dressing and the Apple logo is made up of 53 beautifully cut diamonds. The chief navigation is made from platinum that holds a single cut 7.4ct pink diamond. There is also an attractive chest made up of single block of granite in imperial pink, inner lined with Nubuck top grain leather. Only two handsets were ever made in this limited edition collection. It is priced at about £5 million.
3. iPhone 4S Elite Gold Edition
Yet another luxurious smartphone is designed by Stuart Hughes. It has a bezel handmade from rose and studded with about 500 diamonds which makeup to 100 carat. The back panel is made up of 24ct gold with its logo made up of 24ct gold and 53 individual diamonds. The main navigation is made from gold that holds a single cut 8.6ct diamond or a rare 7.4ct single cut pink diamond. This smartphone’s chest is made of solid platinum with polished pieces of T-REX bone along with rare stones like Opal, Charoite, Rutile, Pietersite and others. This luxurious smartphone carries a price tag of £6 million.
2. iPhone 5 Black Diamond
This smartphone is designed by Stuart Hughes has a striking luxurious appeal. The home button is replaced by a single, deeply cut, rare 26 carat black diamond. The back panel is made up of 24 carat gold dressing which is studded with 600 white, flawless diamonds. This iPhone 5 has a sapphire glass set on the screen. The iconic Apple logo at the back shows off 53 perfectly cut diamonds. This luxurious smartphone is priced at about $15 million.
1. Falcon Supernova iPhone 6
This special edition iPhone 6 is brought by US luxury brand Falcon. It uses gemstone and premium materials to make this limited edition iPhone. It is fitted with 24 carat gold, rose gold or platinum case. Thus, the entire collection includes 24 choices with only eight gems mounted on the back. Each model varies in price for the gemstones mounted between the Apple logo and the iPhone engraving. The company also offers Ear Pods in 24ct gold, rose gold or platinum for about $300,000. The highest model of this smartphone is priced at about $95.5 million.
The prices of these smartphones are ought to have made your eyes pop out and jaws drop. These are tailor-made for the epicureans and collectors who wish to own the rarest, handcrafted and specially designed smartphones.