Vertu, the pioneer manufacturer of luxury mobile phones, is expecting a bumper year with the release of the Ti, the company's first smartphone to run Google's Android operating system.Monday, 4 March, 2013, 4:53am
Have you ever had a pang of conscience after you splurged on a fancy gadget or a sumptuous meal? How about spending with a cause in mind?
The luxurious phone brand Vertu has launched a special version of its sought-after Constellation Touch to help those in need.12 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
There aren't many cellphones that cost more than a brand new entry-level BMW. Then again, there aren't many that come encrusted with diamonds, 18-carat gold, platinum, rubies, titanium and space shuttle-grade ceramics.19 Dec 2011 - 12:00am
Vertu smartphone launch party
When: October 26
What: Luxury mobile phone maker Vertu launched its latest smartphone series, Constellation Quest. Canto-pop star Eason Chan Yik-shun sang for the guests.
Who: Checking out the smartphone were Brandon Chau, Jenny Chau, Michael Chan, Samuel Lee and Carmen Lee.19 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
The 20,000 sq ft ArtisTree space in Taikoo Place was transformed into multimedia installation-cum-swanky lounge for the exclusive launch party for Vertu's latest smartphone series, Constellation Quest, last week.2 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
Star call6 Dec 2009 - 12:00am
High-end phonemaker Vertu held a casual cocktail party at Habitu the Pier last month to show off its latest phones and promote its store in the Ocean Terminal. The event was first class all the way, with a Ferrari on the patio, an Italian buffet, and half a million dollars worth of diamond and gold mobile phones.27 Jul 2007 - 12:00am
Take note1 Jun 2007 - 12:00am
We confess we skipped work for a bit yesterday. The excuse was to attend Vertu's press conference for their new Ascent Racetrack Legend phone series - named after six famous car-racing circuits - but the real reason was to play with the F1 simulators at the Sideways Racing Club, an upscale arcade with very cool machines recently opened on Chancery Lane, Central.21 Apr 2006 - 12:00am
If you own the Fendi Spy bag and a pair of Bottega Veneta gold slingbacks yet still feel your life is lacking, this is the perfect product for you. Renowned luxury mobile phone brand, Vertu, last month introduced the special edition Ascent Pink.1 May 2005 - 12:00am
Pink is in. This is the message from phone maker Vertu, which caters to seriously wealthy consumers who want carefully handcrafted, luxury mobile handsets. The Britain-based firm, an independently run subsidiary of Nokia, has unveiled its latest accessory for women: a limited-edition, $39,500 Ascent Pink phone.26 Apr 2005 - 12:00am
Sorry, the name doesn't ring a bell. Remember the buzz a couple of years ago about the world's first super-deluxe mobile phone, Vertu Signature? That was Nuovo's baby. The Italian-American started dreaming of cool communication gadgets back when mobile phones were a rarity and the concept of a top-end version, combining communications technology with craft, seemed far-fetched.7 Mar 2004 - 12:00am
The seriously wealthy now have another way of flaunting their riches with a mobile phone priced at HK$152,000.
Vertu, a subsidiary of Nokia, released hand-crafted mobile phones for sale in Hong Kong this month. The company said the phones would be available in June and had attracted orders, but it refused to say how many.24 Apr 2002 - 12:00am