Vertu has done it again. This time it launched a new phone with corporation with Bentley that cost SGD 14,500 which is around RM 44,436. So what is so special about this phone ? The phone is dubbed “New Signature Touch for Bentley” has 3D Bentley logos. The screen of the phone is covered with sapphire crystal while users have the flexibility to choose the different leather colors on their phone. The phone features two-tone Beluga and Hotspur Bentley leather. It also comes pre installed with a special Bentley App where exclusive Bentley content such as VIP invites and events will be delivered to the phone owner.
Finally ,it now is running on Android . At least we know someone is paying tens of thousands for a phone that has the smartphone functionalities compared to previous Vertu phone which can only perform phone calls and SMS. Vertu Signature Touch for Bentley comes with a 5.2 inch Full HD display with Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor, 4GB RAM and 64GB storage which is quite typical for a smartphone. It has a 2.1 megapixel front camera and a 21 megapixel rear camera. It runs on 3,160 mAh battery which roughly gives 21 hours of talk time and 520 hours of standby time.
Bentley and Vertu has been partnering for five years while this is the third phone released and the first smartphone from the partnership. The phone will also be released to the market on 28th January this year. Would you spend RM 44,436 for a phone ?