Monday, April 18, 2011

A Quantum Leap for Cell Phones

A Phone's Best Friend

Designer: GoldVish
Model: Piece Unique
Price: $1.26 million
Availability: U.S.,

Emmanuel Gueit, whose credits include items for jeweler Harry Winston, designed this mobile phone made of solid gold and featuring 120 carats of diamonds. Pushing on one of the precious stones unlocks a secret compartment that can be used for carrying medicine or jewels.

Talk & Roll

Designer: Philips
Model: Readius
Price: Not available
Availability: Not available
This cell phone display from Philips uses electronic ink and can be viewed in broad daylight. Still in prototype stage, this device is ideal for watching movies on your mobile. When it's not in use, it can be rolled around your phone for added convenience.