Vertu has finally launched another luxury smartphone – Aster. Vertu Aster is much more improved in terms of specifications and design. This 4.7-inch luxury handset is a “Quintessentially English” – handmade in England using leather, wood, and ostrich skin The leather has been selected from British’s finest tanneries. It has a hand polished ruby key and the exotic skins which include Calf leather (Onyx, Lagoon, Blush), Karung snake skin (Caviar, Tangerine, Raspberry) and Cognac Ostrich. It also features a hardened titanium chassis and a display, protected by a sapphire crystal screen cover with a 5.1-inch size, made of a single 117-carat piece of sapphire.
The processor under its hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801, coupled with 64 GB of internal storage.
Additional highlights include a 13 MP Hasselblad-certified camera with dual LED flash, WiFi, 4G LTE, GPS, as well asa 2,250 mAh battery, Dolby Digital Plus technology , a Skype-certified 2.1 MP front camera, and QI wireless charging.
Many of our consumers not only appreciate rarity and craftsmanship in the goods that they choose to own,” explains Pogliani, “but desire products that reflect modern styling and trends in their colour palette and material.”
“They expect a statement piece that not only performs to the utmost standard technically, but is also beautiful as an object as well.”
Vertu Aster starts at a price of $6,900/£4,200 to $9,700/£5,900.