Vertu Aster gets 117-carat 5th gen sapphire crystal screen cover

Vertu has offered up some more details on its latest expensive smartphone called the Aster, which we first talked about in late September. The new details include pricing and some additional tidbits on what the phone will use in its construction. Vertu calls the Aster the "Quintessentially English" smartphone.

Vertu Aster rocks 4.7-inch screen with full HD resolution

You may be familiar with the Vertu brand, the company makes high-end smartphones more focused on style and design than outright performance. Vertu has rolled out a new high-end smartphone called the Aster. This new device crossed the FCC this week and is ready to launch soon.