Ascent 2010

Ascent 2010 (Starting at approximately $5,500)
The most recent iteration of the automotive-inspired Ascent Collection from high-end cell-phone-maker Vertu is available in either anodized aerospace-grade aluminum or forged titanium. Like all of Vertu’s handcrafted phones, the new Ascent models offer the brand’s premium services. The Vertu Concierge, for example, gives users 24/7 global access at the push of a button to a dedicated Vertu representative capable of meeting virtually any need, including booking exclusive reservations. (914.368.0432, www.vertu.com)

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