• Vertu's Expensive Phones Will Now Have TCL Technology

    5 monthes ago - By Ubergizmo

    You may have heard of China-based TCL. It produces and sells smartphones under the Alcatel and Turing brands. It's also the exclusive contract manufacturer for BlackBerry-branded devices . The company also produces TVs for Samsung, owns the Palm brand, and co-brands TVs with Roku. It has now entered into a new partnership with luxury mobile phone brand Vertu to supply it with smartphone technology.
    All Vertu smartphones are hand-built in the United Kingdom and are adorned with expensive materials and fine jewels. They do cost a pretty penny so they're not for everyone. Now that this $40...
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  • Vertu Signs $40 Million Deal With TCL For Luxury Smartphones

    Vertu Signs $40 Million Deal With TCL For Luxury Smartphones

    5 monthes ago - By Geeky Gadgets

    Luxury smartphone maker Vertu has signed a $40 million deal with TCL Communication and the company will be making 30,000 handcrafted smartphones for Vert. Vertu was purchased by entrepreneur Hakan Uzan back in March and here is what he had to say about the new deal. Speaking from the new corporate offices of Vertu AK [...]

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  • Vertu coughs up $40 million to use TCL tech in luxury phones

    Vertu coughs up $40 million to use TCL tech in luxury phones

    5 monthes ago - By Techno Buffalo

    Luxury smartphone maker Vertu today announced a $40 million deal that will allow it to use “advanced and innovative technology” from TCL Communication in future handsets. The company says it is the first of many investments it will be making to improve its business.
    You're probably familiar with the Vertu brand, but it's unlikely you've ever owned a Vertu phone. That's because each one is handmade from premium materials like crystal and crocodile skin, and incredibly expensive. It's also possible to get a much better handset - at least on the inside - for a fraction of the cost from more...
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