While things are getting cheaper and cheaper everyday (thanks to recession), some stuff is still expensive that no sane person will ever buy it.
These are the hard times for all the people of the world. Economic Recession has affected a lot of people and as such, gadgets and other everyday products are getting cheaper by the day. Companies all over the world are producing stuff keeping in mind the bad economical times. Still, if you have a few million dollars to spare and would like to buy stuff that no one else will, here is the list. Given below are some of the items are too expensive when compared to their ‘common’ counter parts.
These earphones are not for those who think twice before buying $50 plastice earphones for iPods. What you are looking at is a pair of earphone made of 18 carat gold and encrusted with diamonds. These diamond-encrusted earphones were originally made by renowned Belgium based jeweler, Casa Gi and were on sale at Clive Ranger jewelry shop in Bristol in Novmber 2008. In total, this pair of earphones has 118 diamonds, 59 on each.
The Diamond encrusted Bluetooth Headset is one of the most expensive cell phone accessories you will find anywhere. This is a limited edition diamond encrusted Bluetooth headset which was unveiled at MWC 2009 and is the only unit of Discovery 925from Panatronics having diamonds studded.
Price: $1.3 Million
With over 80 diamonds encrusted on it, this Diamon Crypto Smartphone Designed by Peter Aloisson is one of the most expensive phones. There are 50 diamonds going up and down the sides, 10 of which are blue diamonds, the navigation key has 28 diamonds surrounding it and the navigation button is actually a big 1/2 carat diamond.
The 40 inch LCD TV can play1080i and 720p high definition picture formats, but that’s not the reason for its insane price. The Yalos diamond LCD TV is plated in white gold and studded with 160 diamonds weighing 4 gms each.
This dry massager is designed to provide a full-body water jet massage without getting you wet, 28 water jet nozzles deliver precise, invigorating streams of water that replicate the principles of shiatsu. A pliable polymer sheet provides a waterproof barrier between the user and the nozzles. It is Shaped as a capsule, and has features like aromatherapy, relaxing audio, and video to soothe all your senses.
The PA series of checked baggage features a 12V NiMH rechargeable battery pack supplying power to the wheels when the handle is gripped and the bag is tilted. The bags weighs 10.6kg (23-pounds) which is about 3kg (6.6-pounds) more than standard hard luggage, according to the manufacture. The cases are good for about 1.5 miles of assisted travel under a 32kg load.
The home button of this iPhone 3G is made of a 6.6 Carat diamond and to add to the shine, 18 Carat Yellow Gold, White Gold and Rose Gold have been put together to make the body of the Phone. The Border of the Phone has 138 finely cut diamonds which add to the style. While so much jewelery encased, this phone will truly be the king’s choice.
Price: $25 Million
This multi-million watch from Chopard has three heart-shaped diamonds—a 15-carat pink diamond, a 12-carat blue diamond and an 11-carat white diamond. It also sports 163 carats of white and yellow diamonds to bring the total to 201 carats of diamonds. WIth $25 Million price, it surely is the world’s most expensive car and will remain so for many years to come.
It was up for a price of $2,500 in an Auction on eBay. However it was sold for $4000.99. There isn’t much to talk about these shoes except that they feature a ‘glow in the dark’ Xbox logo and can’t play games.