Luxury mobile phone manufacturer, Vertu, has rolled out its new luxury Android smartphone called Aster. Aster features a 5.1-inch 5th generation solid sapphire crystal screen with full HD display technology and titanium casing.
The Aster is powered by a 2.3GHz Quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor. It comes with 2 GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage. It is supported by a 2275 mAh battery. The phone is Qi Wireless Charging Compatible.
It comes with a 13 MP camera on the back and a 2.1 MP camera on the front provided to have a skype chat about your new multi-million acquisition.
On connectivity front, Vertu Aster offers quad-band GSM, 3G and LTE 4G capability. Aster offers complimentary Classic Concierge service for six months from a team of lifestyle managers available 24/7.
The new handset features Dolby Digital Plus virtual surround sound and Hasselblad certified imaging, as well as Vertu’s full portfolio of services, which comprises Classic Concierge as well as Vertu LIFE and Vertu Certainty packages. The Aster has been ‘handmade and finished by craftsmen, using the most luxurious materials, in an exquisite palette of colours’.
The Aster runs Android 4.4 KitKat, besides the titanium and sapphire, it features a hand-polished ruby key and for the back you have a choice of Calf leather (Onyx, Lagoon, and Blush), Karung snake skin (Caviar, Tangerine, Raspberry) and Cognac Ostrich.
Apart from the specs and build, the unique feature of the Vertu Aster is the exclusive access to Vertu’s Concierge service that comes with a press of the ruby button on the side. Vertu Concierge is accessible via voice, email or Live Chat from anywhere in the world.
Using the service you can get in touch with a personal caretaker who can help you with recommendations and priority bookings. They ease your every request, from finding the perfect gift to accessing special events. The service is accessible 24-hour from anywhere in the world.
Vertu’s Aster offers solid top-shelf specs and a high-end build quality and will be available in India for Rs 4, 75,000 in premium stores like Popley and Swiss Paradise in Mumbai and DLF Emporio in New Delhi.
Vertu is founded by Peter Ashall. Vertu first initiated the luxury mobile telephone sector over a decade ago. Vertu has offices in Paris, Frankfurt, Dubai, New York, Singapore and Hong Kong.