Vertu is back with a new luxurious smartphone in the market. The smartphone looks familiar in design with their old smartphones. But, there are a lot of things going on internally. Well, Vertu made the smartphone official in Beijing. Vertu calls this smartphone the Aster P, and it is made of premium materials like titanium alloy frame, and sapphire glass screen. Also, the back panels are made from real leather.
Aster P Specifications
The smartphone costs premium, but the smartphone has a mid-range Snapdragon 660 to perform all of your tasks. Rest, we’ve got a 12 MP camera and a 3,200 mAh battery. The smartphone comes in two different variants – Baroque and Gothic.
Now, there is not an internal specification difference between the two. The major differences come in the form of physical appearance. The Aster P has two panels on the back. Interestingly, the back panels open in a wing-like motion. The panel has no specific purpose except for putting SIM cards. Also, the panel has the signature of the person that hand-crafted the phone.
Further, we know that Vertu is a luxury brand. And, the things don’t stop with this smartphone. The traditional concierge button on the side connects you to a personalized service that can help you make travel plans, book you a table for dinner and just about anything else you can think of.
Well, the smartphones with a rather small 4.97” 1080p display, with sapphire on its top. The midrange SD660 on this smartphone comes with 6 GB RAM and 128 GB storage. Also, there exists a 20MP selfie shooter. And, the phone runs on Android Oreo 8.1 out of the box. The smartphone is a Chian exclusive for now, and it has no Google services.
Aster P PRICE
Rest, the smartphone supports Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0. There is also V Talk encryption technology to keep safe calls and messages. Lastly, the Aster P comes in seven different versions. Where the Baroque series arrives in Black, Gentleman Blue, Caramel Brown, and Twilight Orange color. The smartphone is available via online retailer JD.com and sets you back at CNY29,800.
Lastly, the Gothic series sets you back at CNY35,800 which is just over $5,100. And, is available in Black Jade and White Moon colors. The most expensive of all is the Vertu Aster P Dazzling Gold for exactly $14,120.82.