This $4,360 gold-plated iPhone 5s comes with the face of Vladimir Putin engraved on its back side

We assume that this new, luxurious iPhone won't be bought by too many people - as it's only available in Russia...
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101 Comments

42. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

"Putin is a good state leader..." Not true! "...and its never what it seems in Europe or Usa propoganda." Also not true!

62. Mels13

Posts: 116; Member since: Jun 23, 2014

Its all true.

73. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

Your comments are empty words without arguments.

76. Mels13

Posts: 116; Member since: Jun 23, 2014

Like yours

83. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

Try to troll harder because readers read my comment and your comments and they see. ;)

86. Mels13

Posts: 116; Member since: Jun 23, 2014

I said bye.Im not going to talk with the Us slaves

96. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

Then dont talk no one asks you to do that. :D

12. sip1995

Posts: 1771; Member since: Feb 07, 2014

It's ironic.....Russians don't really like Americans, but they still buy American stuff.....even Putin bought an iPhone.

16. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

True!

17. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

Then why not make gold iPhone with Hitler face on it?

25. refillable

Posts: 1071; Member since: Mar 10, 2014

Because that's illegal.

28. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

Nazi symbols and attributes are illegal in some countries but since when Hitler's face is illegal? Just asking.

45. refillable

Posts: 1071; Member since: Mar 10, 2014

Umm, why won't it be illegal? Nazi always equal to Hitler. Hitler was the founder of the Nazi party and it fell apart when he died.

48. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

I'm not asking your opinion, I'm want to know if it is fact or not because you have stated that "Because that's illegal."

49. refillable

Posts: 1071; Member since: Mar 10, 2014

Ah, so if that's the case then my opinion can be believed as fact. Still deny? OK, go and put a large Hitler poster on your Apartment... Hehe, Just Kidding.

51. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

Nazi symbols and attributes are illegal but I'm not sure about Hitler's face if it is also can be considered as symbol or attribute. "OK, go and put a large Hitler poster on your Apartment..." I do not like him so I won't do that.

52. refillable

Posts: 1071; Member since: Mar 10, 2014

No, perhaps you can imagine what will happen if you put that, the Police is probably going to accuse you of supporting Hitler/Nazi party. But I'm not a guy with exquisite knowledge of law, so don't ask me. I was pretty much using raw logic in #25.

54. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

"No, perhaps you can imagine what will happen if you put that, the Police is probably going to accuse you of supporting Hitler/Nazi party." True. Anyway I do not like him so I won't do that.

55. a_merryman

Posts: 749; Member since: Dec 14, 2011

Even if it counted as a nazi symbol, which I'm not sure it would, it is only illegal to use nazi symbology in some European countries. Most countries in the world it is perfectly legal

56. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

In my country nazi symbols are illegal.

60. newuser1

Posts: 276; Member since: Dec 10, 2010

I don't know why they put a face on the phone. It is not a brand like KFC put a face on paper box to present the guy made the brand.

22. alumoyo

Posts: 391; Member since: Aug 26, 2013

"Russian president Vladimir Putin probably won’t be winning international popularity contests any time soon." I think the other half of the world - you know, the one that doesn't kiss America's *** would disagree! Its a multi polar world, but that comment seems to be coming form a specifically pro-west angle. The world is bigger than USA and Europe!

30. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

World is bigger than USA or Russia and there is not only two sides Pro Americans and Pro Russians. So if someone is saying something bad about U.S. it is not necessary that he or she is Pro Russian and opposite if someone is saying something bad about Russia it is not necessary that he or she is Pro American!

24. refillable

Posts: 1071; Member since: Mar 10, 2014

Duh, why must it be political arguments over and over again?

34. newuser1

Posts: 276; Member since: Dec 10, 2010

Right. We are not talking about politics here. why those people write idiot comments about hate putting, like Obama. Those bulls**t comments don't make sense.

39. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

"We are not talking about politics here." Yes PhoneArena.com is tech site but this article is about iPhone 5s with Putin's face on it and Putin is politician so that's why I'm talking here about it. "why those people write idiot comments about hate putting, like Obama." So if person doesn't like one or another politician and comments about that, that means that his or her comments is idiotic?

46. refillable

Posts: 1071; Member since: Mar 10, 2014

My comment was initially a joke, lol. Boy, I was tired of 'em. My nation will hold an election next Month. I'm not a politician, so I'm not arguing... I'd better argue with an apple fanboi. But on the topic, I don't believe the election was faked though, Perhaps electors were loyal to his regime because of this:http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/0/06/Russian_economy_since_fall_of_Soviet_Union.PNG . By the way, I do not like him, nor the US president. Leaders in such powerful countries are never good.

29. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

I'd rather melt the phone and sell the gold parts for higher price

35. newuser1

Posts: 276; Member since: Dec 10, 2010

We are talking about phones, not politics. Please get those stupid comments argue about nonsense people like Obama and support US government killing people for fun out here. Phonearena is about phones!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! No politics !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

40. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

"Please get those stupid comments argue about nonsense people like Obama and support US government killing people for fun out here." Please show at least one comment saying that???
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