The Mobile Phone industry gets a new beauty as Vertu TI luxury phone launches in India for Rs. 6,49,990

vertu-tiThe smart mobile phone industry in India has witnessed rapid growth in recent times and it seems like there’s no stopping here as all the major and upcoming brands are putting in their share of innovative concepts for the consumer.

One of the most famous luxury mobile manufacturing brands Vertu, has launched Vertu TI in India. This smartphone has been priced at a whopping Rs. 6,49,990.

This new version of the Vertu smartphone looks much like the earlier Vertu smartphone. Talking about the specifications, it comes with a dual-core 1.7GHz processor along with 1GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. For imaging the phone offers an 8-megapixel camera rear camera which can also record 1080p videos and a 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera.

Vertu TI sports a 3.7-inches WVGA screen and runs on Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich). The company has also added its own custom User Interface.

According to Vertu these smartphones have 184 individual parts, which are made by company’s craftsmen in England; the body is made by Grade 5 titanium, and has a set of Bang & Olufsen stereo speakers. Furthermore, it claims that the sapphire crystal of the smartphone renders the screen virtually scratch-proof and it is tested to be four times stronger than other smart phones in terms of impact resistance.

This smartphone was launched globally in February 2013.

“VERTU TI is our most significant product for a decade. Android 4.0 delivers a proven and intuitive environment for users while the design and craftsmanship of the handset remains uniquely Vertu” said Vertu President and CEO, Perry Oosting, Commenting on the launch.

“Vertu has pioneered and led the luxury mobile phone sector since we began in the late 90s and the great depth of our knowledge and experience can be seen in VERTU TI. There is nothing else like it,” He added.

Vertu TI key specifications
3.7-inches the WVGA screen

1.7GHz dual-core processor

1GB RAM

64GB internal storage

8-megapixel rear camera

1.3-megapixel front-facing camera

Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)