The world's most expensive geeky gifts and gadgets

The world's most expensive geeky gifts and gadgets

Summary: Have deep pockets? Perhaps a few of these gifts will tempt you. Jeweled USB or batcave, anyone?

TOPICS: Tech Industry

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  • The world's tallest iPod docking station has been designed by musician Jean Michel Jarre. 

    Called the AeroDream One, it is eleven feet tall and combines an iPod dock with a 10,000W stereo system. It has a diameter of 16.3 inches and weighs 395kg. 

    There's a built-in ladder to dock your device, and you can connect other devices through a stereo minijack, XLR line level inputs or via USB port. 

    The dock has five separate amplifiers and is rated from 25Hz to 20kHz.

    It costs $565,000 for each custom-built model. 


  • For the rock-bottom price of $679.99, you can be the proud owner of a life-sized Yoda model in your living room.

    Yoda stands 26 inches tall and comes with a base and detachable lightsaber.


  • Does "the world's most expensive iPhone" capture your attention? 

    Designed by Stuart Hughes, the iPhone costs a cool £5 million ($8 million).   

    The bezel is handmade from rose with roughly 500 individual diamonds worth over 100ct. The rear section of the phone is made from rose gold, complete with a  rose gold Apple logo and 53 diamonds.

    The navigation is made from platinum and a single cut 7.4ct pink diamond.

    The handset is 32gb and only two have been made.

Topic: Tech Industry

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