Gresso, the Russian luxury smartphone maker has an affinity for manufacturing and selling mobile handsets that carry outrageously expensive price tags (a prime example being the company’s $50,000 Grand Premiere smartphone). On this occasion however, the Russian luxury phone maker went easy on the wallets of even the most affluent of consumers and has presented its latest luxury offering, the Regal R1, which carries a price tag of $3,000.
Measuring in at 143.2 x 70.2 x 8.8 mm, the Regal R1 is so far, the thinnest luxury device currently available to consumers who display a profound interest in opulent mobile devices. Craftsmanship of the Regal R1 is top notch as the smartphone has been assembled manually using titanium. Titanium is one such metal that offers extra layers of protection against drops and impacts.
In terms of hardware specifications, the Gresso Regal R1 will not spark the enticement from a regular phone user, especially those who require a speed demon of a smartphone over everything else. The Regal R1 possesses a 5 inch Full HD (1920 by 1080 pixels) display that has been reinforced with Corning’s Gorilla Glass display. The device will be powered by a quad core processor that has a base clock frequency of 1.5 GHz, followed by 2 GB RAM, an 8 MP rear camera and a 5 MP front facing camera. As for the operating system, the device runs Google’s Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.
Gresso will only be making 999 units of the Regal R1, with each device carrying a different number that will be engraved on the titanium plate at the back of the smartphone. Luxury phone enthusiasts who are interested is becoming the owner of the expensive Regal R1 can order one by visiting this link. One perk of purchasing the device will be that it carries no shipping charges and can be shipped globally.