Vertu, a premium smartphone brand, has launched its Signature Touch smartphone priced starting GBP 6,500 up to GBP 13,700 (approximately Rs. 6.5 lakhs to Rs. 13.8 lakhs), depending on the choice of leather body cover.
The handset is an upgrade over the existing Signature model. It will be up for pre-orders in company’s select outlets between September 28 and October 8.
Vertu Signature Touch runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box and features a 5.2-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) resolution display covered with phosphor LED powered LCD and protected by 5th-Gen Sapphire Crystal screen. The pixel density of the display is 428ppi. The premium smartphone is powered by a 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor, clubbed with 4GB of RAM and Adreno 430 GPU.
It houses a 21-megapixel PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus) rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and dual-tone LED flash, and a 2.1-megapixel Skype compliant front-facing camera. The rear camera is capable of recording 4K resolution videos as well. As for storage, the Vertu Signature Touch equips 64GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via a microSD card (up to 2TB).