Diamond encrusted $31,000 BlackBerry Q10 is limited to 25 units

Diamond encrusted $31,000 BlackBerry Q10 is limited to 25 units
Earlier this month we showed you a BlackBerry Q10 that was dipped in 24K gold and priced at $2500. Outside of the pricey finish, nothing inside the phone had changed from the regular version of the handset. While some might consider spending that kind of money on a smartphone to be a form of conspicuous consumption, there are buyers for this sort of extravagance. In fact, there is another version of the QWERTY equipped BlackBerry Q10 that is priced at $31,000.

Made of 18K white gold and covered with more than 700 VVS1 diamonds that add up to 4.7 carats, only 25 units of this diamond encrusted BlackBerry Q10 will be made by Amosu. Each phone comes with an alligator case available in the color of your choice. You can also have your name or company logo printed on the back, or have the back made with crocodile skin.

If the Amosu name sounds familiar, well, it should. As far back as 2008, we told you about the limited edition BlackBerry Pearl that they loaded up with 900 diamonds. Two years ago they blinged out the BlackBerry Bold 9780 with 1400 diamonds in an 18 carat black gold setting and called it the Amosu Black Diamond BlackBerry, priced back then at $26,000. They have also added diamonds and gold to the Samsung Galaxy S III and the Apple iPad.

These aren't the kind of smartphones that you buy to use on an everyday basis. Instead of starting conversations on them, they are more of a conversation piece themselves.


source: Amosu, N4BB via Crackberry

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Q10
  • Display 3.1" 720 x 720 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 2 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus, Dual-core, 1500 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB + microSDHC
  • Battery 2100 mAh(13.5h 3G talk time)

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22 Comments

1. SonyFindOneDroidple

Posts: 865; Member since: May 11, 2013

Oh you can't go out with that thing :) Collector's item :)

2. valapsp

Posts: 565; Member since: Aug 12, 2011

anyone?

6. valapsp

Posts: 565; Member since: Aug 12, 2011

3 vote downs mean we have three interested in buying!!!

3. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

Diamond encrusted BlackBerry Q10 - $31,000 Meeting Tim Cook - $610,000 Hmm.....let me see......I will choose the Diamond encrusted BlackBerry Q10! The best choice!

10. roldefol

Posts: 4744; Member since: Jan 28, 2011

$200,000 to escape Earth's atmosphere on Virgin Galactic. That way I can escape all the hot air being spewed around here, even if it's only a few brief minutes!

4. Droiddoes unregistered

But does it come with a pair of earbuds? If not then that's a no buy for me.

5. ArtSim98

Posts: 3535; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

I would rather buy a Vertu. They at least look expensive. This looks like a regular Q10 with boring looking diamonds on the sides. (Yeah I know diamonds are not boring but they quite look so on this phone)

16. vincelongman

Posts: 5745; Member since: Feb 10, 2013

Defiantly the Vertu Ti looks far more luxurious, also it has sapphire screen and titanium body. But personally I would still rather buy a iPhone 5 or Galaxy S4/Note II or HTC One or Lumia,... than one those ridiculously expensive "luxury" phones, even if i was a multibillionaire.

7. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

Are those companies stupid or somethin? Who the hell is going too spend 30,000$ on a diamond phone

8. milesboy5

Posts: 179; Member since: Nov 07, 2012

Apparently just 25 people

11. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

31,000$ x 25

22. JohnnyBravo

Posts: 105; Member since: Dec 02, 2012

The Kardashians

9. N-fanboy

Posts: 543; Member since: Jan 12, 2013

s**t nobody says, i'm getting this phone!

12. Cha7520

Posts: 222; Member since: Oct 31, 2010

DUMB!

13. FlushGordon unregistered

Doesn't look expensive from the front

14. kindlefireowner

Posts: 504; Member since: Dec 05, 2011

Talk about lipstick on a pig.

15. meowcenary

Posts: 187; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

old money would never expend money on this Bravo Sierra. they would never flaunt what they have. only new money and those that are wanna be rich would spend money on this Sierra.

17. apiskula

Posts: 578; Member since: Jan 25, 2013

I would not pay 31 cents for this garbage or anything made by junkberry

18. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

Me2..™

19. apiskula

Posts: 578; Member since: Jan 25, 2013

Maybe Blackberry should try actually selling a phone before they put diamonds on it. Nobody is buying the regular phone. Junk junk junk

20. nvrhde

Posts: 77; Member since: Nov 10, 2012

I already ordered one

21. ncarlosmiguel

Posts: 206; Member since: May 14, 2013

Said no one ever.

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