On Monday (October 24), an an event in London, luxury smartphone maker Vertu officially launched its latest phone, METAVERTU, which it claims is “the world’s first Web3 phone”.

A press release issued on 11 October 2022 said that METAVERTU was first announced on 28 September 2022. It also mentioned that this phone is “the first to propose the concept of CNCOS, a 5-dimensional integrated ecosystem, which aims to integrate chips, smart terminals, block chain, operating systems and high-end services into one phone.” Vertu says that “such a Web3 phone carries the perfect starting point for users’ digital sovereignty and blockchain infrastructure that can truly help users create their own value.” VERTU will reward buyers with an NFT that will deliver “special benefits.”

Here are the specs for the METAVERTU phone:

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen1 processor
  • an “A5 “privacy chip” (to protect your on-chain assets)
  • 12GB / 18GB of RAM
  • 512GB / 1TB of storage
  • nine-layer heat dissipation system
  • triple camera system
  • 6.67in 144Hz AMOLED display with a resolution of 2400×1800 pixels
  • 4,600 mAh battery
  • 55W fast charging (with a USB-C cable)
  • 15W wireless charging
  • a “Value Wallet” that protects you in the Web3 space
  • a DApp store
Source: Vertu

One of the most interesting features of METAVERTU is that it allows users to easily take a photo and generate an NFT from it:

The most inexpensive model, which costs GBP 2,909 comes with 12GB of RAM, 512GB of storage, and a calf leather back cover. The most expensive model