LG and Prada launch the unaffordable phone

19 Jan 2007 | LG | 8 comments


Looks like every designer wants to get out there and have its own super-expensive phone. This is nothing we haven't seen before and will probably see more of it in the future (Armani phone?).

Anyway, the features include a touch screen, music player with MP3, ACC, ACC+, WMA, RA support, video player with MPEG4, H.263, H.264 support, Macromedia Flash UI, 2 megapixel CMOS camera with Schneider-Kreuznach lens and LED Flash, Bluetooth 2.0 and USB 2.0.

LG's Prada Phone (KE850) will be available in European Prada stores in late February and in Hong Kong in late March for a price of about 600 euros (~$776).

lg prada ke850


by Raven Moore on Jan 19, 2007

Man this phone is sweet than a mug. Now, you guys are making phones out of clothing lines.

by sonny on Jan 19, 2007

it kinda looks like the iPhone a little bit, doesn't it? :) Does it have any buttons?

by ABRAXAS on Jan 21, 2007

its awesome. if | had one |'d worship it

by pradacrazy on Jan 24, 2007

OMG!!! I can not believe they are creating a phone wihtout buttons! I want this phone! Do they sell it in the U.S any time soon? But i cant believe it is $776.00!

by decat on Jan 24, 2007

Grand -- Just what I need... A phone I can't get in the US at a price I can't afford, with features I may not need, and a UI I know nothing about. On the other hand, check out Alltel's CellTop solution at http://www.phonescoop.com/articles/celltop/
Based on the video, it looks like it provides quick access to stuff I need on a phone I can buy at a price that suites my pocket

by Jonathan on Feb 11, 2007

Expensive for a cell phone, but still cheaper than a PRADA handbag.

For more on the LG Prada, feel free to check out my own Cell phone Bling, the PRADA write up

by Ryan D on Mar 23, 2007

The phone looks wicked awesome, expesive or not im still gonna get it....I cant wait!!!

by Rana Saha on Jan 25, 2008

Bal Chal !!!!!
Where is the bloody price in Indian Currency??????????