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Vertu Constellation hands-on: A thing money can buy

12 December 2007 | Read the review | Post your comment
Vertu Constellation hands-on: A thing money can buy - read the full textYou’ve probably wondered what Vertu mobile phones are all about. After all they are absurdly over-priced, extremely under-powered, and many of those look somewhat… ok, let’s say that most people don’t fall in love with them instantly.Well, we certainly...

 

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  • 2010-08-22 21:56
  • nCcj

i have the vertu ascent i love it, true minimal features but as long as i get the satisfaction.. anyway guys anyone nos how to put a ringtone on it? ive been told it works..

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  • 2008-03-07 14:28
  • M{3N

To Nirodha,

anyone could afford this phone, so dont think your upper-class or anything for saying you could. alot of people just wouldn't bother to buy it as its clearly not worth the money. but thanks for letting us know you could. your just like the rest of us, just a little more insecure.

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  • 2008-03-01 02:09
  • RJdi

you will find phones for 400-500 with way more options and features than Vertu, however Vertu is like Lamborghini. Its eye catching. Of course your Toyota Camry will work for next 20 years but who cares about your Camry.

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  • 2008-01-10 10:59
  • Ta2{

YOU HAVE THIS PHONE MEANS U ARE RICH!A 489.99$ phone compare to a 1000$++ phone ,which status more good?people see u take a Vertu & K850i, they will think which is more rich?

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  • 2007-12-21 05:11
  • ibaC

these phones arent about features so stop talking about features.
it's about status.

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  • 2007-12-18 11:28
  • wvWF

Vertu is a wholly owned, but independently run, subsidiary of Nokia. It has stores in London, Paris, Beverly Hills, Singapore etc. All the mobiles are handmade. As many people would agree, if you want a modern PHONE, then buy a N95, these are only for rich people, who see a phone like this as an equipment which shows how rich they are. But someone who see a phone as something feature packed, would opt for a normal phone.

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  • 2007-12-15 05:59
  • M@T2

k850i has more features than this

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  • 2007-12-14 18:02
  • PBye

it looks so ugly i understand the build quality will be good but the style of the phone is terrible it looks like one of the old nokias, the price is over the top so the phone may aswell be aswell, i cant see how anyone could be noticed with that sort of phone, at least the new gresso phone looks OTT

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  • 2007-12-14 15:57
  • mX9q

if you still think about price,...
you are NOT RICH.!

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  • 2007-12-14 09:30
  • PSPa

I could afford this. However, I still wouldn't buy it as it's nothing but overpriced, showoff bling. I could select any reasonably priced, feature packed phone I wanted and have someone build me a custom case, for far less money then these Vertu people are asking.

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  • 2007-12-13 15:37
  • i2Gv

These would have to be the Rolls Royce or Bentley's of the phone world....

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  • 2007-12-13 10:00
  • m27h

they could at least put a camera, i mean, almost any phone has one nowadays

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  • 2007-12-13 06:06
  • L5h7

well, this is something similar to swiss handmade watches; not for the masses and all about construction and quality. :) but sorry, i wont pay this money for this... too luxury for me...

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  • 2007-12-13 04:42
  • MAun

"Well if it goes well with the color of your Wiesmann it probably does." lol!

And there's the Concierge service. You need something, anything and they will do it for you. Because, after all, if you can afford a Vertu you're REALLY rich, lol.

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  • 2007-12-13 00:39
  • LjEt

its a really ugly phone and expensive....only schezoprenic people will buy it, you can buy a more hitech and functional phone with that stupid price...but its useful for those people want to show-off their richness

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  • 2007-12-13 00:13
  • w0QV

man vertu isn't like it used to be. no one afforded to review one in the old days but now... oh well

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  • 2007-12-12 23:32
  • mi5F

nice build, but waaaay too expensive

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  • 2007-12-12 20:58
  • P6Vt

Gsmarena is right. This are phones for showing off not to be consider are well feaured ones. so whoever has the money and wants to show off be my guest, money is to be spent.
Peace.

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  • 2007-12-12 17:48
  • Pbvq

i am the first one.....yuppyyy!!!lol

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  • 2007-12-12 17:15
  • RYVn

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