The Gresso Regal Black is a handsome titanium & gold luxury smartphone


Swiss luxury phone maker Gresso announced its latest lavishly expensive creation, the Gresso Regal Black. This is a luxury smartphone made of titanium and optional 18 karat gold. Indeed, the smartphone's unibody case is made of a grade 5 solid titanium, also used in aerospace and high-end sports cars. Machining and milling an individual case takes 8 hours, after which assembly continues by hand. The back panel gets a satin finish, and the edges on the front are manually polished. The phone's black color is obtained through PVD-coating, a process used in the making of Swiss watches.

Although luxury models can be incredibly distasteful sometimes, this one is a real looker - iPhone-reminiscent, masculine, and classy. Specs-wise, the Gresso Regal Black has a 5-inch 1080p display, a 1.5GHz quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of storage memory, a 13MP back camera and a 5-megapixel front cam, but the lack of LTE is a major shortcoming.

The Gresso Regal Black is sold in three versions - R1 ($3000, titanium-only), R2 ($5000, 18k white gold, PVD coating), and R3 (18k yellow gold, PVD coating). Only 999 individually marked pieces of each will be sold, packaged in a black leather box that also contains a certificate of authenticity, a user manual, and a charger. Before you go on and buy five Gressos at once, do take a moment to gawk at the illustrious photos below. Pure eye candy!


source: Gresso

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25 Comments

1. ihavenoname

Posts: 1693; Member since: Aug 18, 2013

This or Moto G 2013? I'm on small budget .

2. B-power

Posts: 258; Member since: Feb 22, 2014

Iphone 5 is that you?

3. maherk

Posts: 6775; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

Can you please tell us how this looks like an iPhone 5? I ll be waiting for your answer.

7. B-power

Posts: 258; Member since: Feb 22, 2014

With a large bezels, a rectangular design, It's made of metal and the volume buttons.

8. B-power

Posts: 258; Member since: Feb 22, 2014

O yeah and that golden stripe

4. hafini_27

Posts: 949; Member since: Oct 31, 2013

Hey, a nice looking luxury phone with decent specs. Not bad.

5. TimCook

Posts: 450; Member since: Oct 23, 2014

nice looking phone even though I think it looks kind of old fashioned.. I believe people who are looking for something luxurious and sexy will chose the IPhone 6 though..

13. AnTuTu

Posts: 1602; Member since: Oct 14, 2012

Luxurious and iPhone 6 ???? hahahaha You suck TimCook :p

15. TimCook

Posts: 450; Member since: Oct 23, 2014

The IPhone 6 is by far the largest selling flagship in the world. Don't be jelaous just face the truth.

24. lebigmac506

Posts: 56; Member since: Sep 17, 2014

The iPhone 6 is the most common flagship in the world. The elite shun it.

23. steodoreben

Posts: 379; Member since: Sep 26, 2013

I don't get the idea of luxury in Apple smartphones. It's an unreasonable overpriced device. LG 4K UHD TV costs $100,000. Android devices with 4K UHD screen costs $600. Apple's 1080p costs $1000?

25. lebigmac506

Posts: 56; Member since: Sep 17, 2014

4k TV $2000 4k android phone $550 4k apple phone nonexistent 1080p TV $200 1080p apple phone $900 1080p android phone $250 720p TV $100 720p apple phone $600 720p android phone $60 Hmmm

6. Fallen1

Posts: 288; Member since: Nov 14, 2014

I think I like the case more than the device itself on pic 10 lol

9. superfans

Posts: 155; Member since: Jul 30, 2012

the child of vertu and iPhone. Both of them must be proud

10. dorianb

Posts: 617; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

$3000 dollars for a phone with no LTE (HSPA+ I'm assuming). Seems legit.... I'll allow it :sarcasm:

11. AME85

Posts: 42; Member since: Dec 16, 2014

Oh !!! These large bezels :o

12. Spedez

Posts: 542; Member since: Aug 29, 2014

Nice. Anyone wants to switch this with Sammy?

18. whateverr

Posts: 4; Member since: Dec 08, 2014

sexy phone, surely not for everyone,

19. greenelektron

Posts: 537; Member since: Sep 10, 2014

Looks like iphone 5/5s with gold and black element case side protector. You want luxury, get an iphone.

21. TinkyWinky

Posts: 6; Member since: Dec 03, 2014

No LTE? Price is not worth then. LEL

22. corporateJP

Posts: 2458; Member since: Nov 28, 2009

Classy for sure, but no LTE is a deal-breaker. Get a Vertu, then at least you can have an Android phone that is made by Nokia right NOW.

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