Most expensive Phone – iphone 4 “Diamond Rose”

iPhone is well know for it’s creativity especially when it comes to Apps, however iPhone found the way to top itself by getting Stuart Hughes to come up with most expensive iPhone design to date. The most expensive cell phone today iPhone 4 Diamond Rose  costs $8 million dollars topping it’s competitor Goldstriker iPhone 3GS Supreme by $4.8 million.

Where does this price come from ?

Since pure gold is too soft to withstand daily use it is alloyed with mixtures of metals like silver, copper, palladium and zinc for strength and durability. 18k gold is composed of 75% gold and 25% other metals, which makes phone even more expensive and more durable. Majority of platinum pieces is 95% pure and combined with 5% other metals.

And of course most expensive phone must contain diamonds, right ? Well this one has approx 500 individual flawless diamonds which total over 100ct.

The rear section is formed using rose gold with added touch of rose gold Apple logo and 53 diamonds.The main navigation is made from platinum which hold single cut 7.4ct pink diamond which can be replaced with rare 8ct Flawless diamond. The chest which hold unique handset is made from single block of Granite , in Imperial Pink with the inner lined with Nubuck top grain leather, which weight is whopping 7kg. Not surprisingly only two of these masterpieces were made.

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Most Luxurious Car – Maybach Exelero

For long time Bugatti Veyron had the title of most expensive, most luxurious car with price of over $2.4 million, however Maybach Exelero topped Bugatti Veyron by $5.6 million, yes the cost of Maybach Exelero is $8 million.

Beginning:

This custom build beast was unveiled to the public in May 2005 at the Tempodrom in Berlin it’s a product of competing students in Pforzheim Polytechnic Department of Transport Design.

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Specs:

The automobile was tested at the Nardo high-speed oval, despite the 2.66 tonnes weight prototype reached a speed of 218.38mph.

Acceleration from 0 to 60mph in 4.4seconds. Standard 550bhp V12 engine bored out to 5.9 litres, and tuned for 700bhp and over 738lb ft of torque.

Fun Fact: the most expensive car ever sold is 1957 Ferrari 250 Testa RossaSold for over $16,390,000, this automobile for collectors is also known as 666.

Contribution appreciated: add your suggestions for high priced automobiles or alternative for this one.