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June 25, 2024

Top 5 most expensive phones in the world

Top 5 most expensive phones in the world

Here is a list of the top 10 most expensive phones in the world

By Precious Osadebe

In an age where smartphones are everywhere, a select few devices stand out not just for their advanced features but also for their staggering price tags.

These high-end gadgets combine cutting-edge technology with luxurious design elements, appealing to those who desire both performance and prestige. From handcrafted cases encrusted with precious gems to limited editions boasting the latest innovations, the most expensive smartphones in the world represent the pinnacle of mobile luxury and sophistication.

Here is a list of the top 10 most expensive smartphones today, per report from Relife Tech UK. Highlighted is also what makes each of these elite devices truly exceptional and worthy of their eye-popping prices.

5: iPhone 3G Kings Button- $2.5 Million

Designed by Peter Aloisson, the iPhone 3G Kings Button is priced at $2.5 million. It features 18-carat yellow, white, and rose gold, with the white gold section adorned with 138 brilliant-cut diamonds. The home button is a 6.6-carat diamond, making it one of the most luxurious phones in the world.

4. Gold Striker iPhone 3GS Supreme – $3.2 Million

    The Goldstriker iPhone 3GS Supreme by Stuart Hughes costs $3.2 million. Made from 22-carat gold and weighing 270 grams, it has 136 diamonds on the bezel and 53 diamonds on the Apple logo. The home button is a 7.1-carat single-cut diamond. It comes in a solid granite box with top-grain leather and Kashmir gold.

    3. iPhone 4 Diamond Rose Edition – $8 Million

      The iPhone 4 Diamond Rose Edition, worth $8 million, is the third most expensive phone, with only two units made. It has 500 carats of diamonds and is crafted from solid rose gold. The Apple logo features 53 diamonds, and the home button is a 7.4-carat pink diamond. It is presented in a solid granite box.

      2. iPhone 4S Elite Gold by Stuart Hughes – $9.4 Million

        The iPhone 4S Elite Gold, designed by Stuart Hughes, is the second most expensive phone globally at $9.4 million. It features a rosewood bezel with over 500 diamonds totaling more than 100 carats. The back and Apple logo are made of 24-carat gold, with the logo encrusted with 53 diamonds. The home button has an 8.6-carat diamond, with a 7.4-carat diamond as a backup. The phone comes in a platinum chest containing T-Rex bone fragments and rare gemstones.

        1. Falcon Supernova iPhone 6 Pink Diamond – $48.5 Million

        The Falcon Supernova iPhone 6 Pink Diamond, worth $48.5 million, is the world’s most expensive phone. Owned by Nita Ambani, it is crafted from 24-carat gold with a large pink diamond on the back. Designed by Falcon Luxury, it comes in pink gold and platinum variants, with pink gold being more sought after. Despite its luxurious design, it features an 8-megapixel main camera, a 1.2-megapixel front camera, a fingerprint scanner, and enhanced security options.

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