November 27, 2005

Nokia 8800 Aston Martin Special Edition

nokia_8800_astonmartin_1.jpg Image of the Nokia 8800 Aston Martin edition. [via Slashphone < cliquenmove.com]

Not a first, in 2003, Motorola offered a limited edition of an Aston Martin and Motorola co-branded handset, the V600. "Branded with the Aston Martin logo and feature the sound of an Aston Martin engine as a ring tone".

Related Sportscar Cellphones:

-- Vodafone has launched a Ferrari branded cellphone - A unique model has been produced in partnership with Sharp, namely the 902 Ferrari Edition. Ferrari fans will be able to access unique content including 3D games, videos, screen savers, wall papers and ringtones.

-- LG's Sports Car Mobile Phone with Vroom Vroom Ringtone - The LG M4300 shaped like a car, has an interesting (and obvious) featured missed out by most; it comes with a "car starting engine ringtone, to give users more speedy vibe" (2005).

-- Aston Martin branded cell phone - A limited edition of Aston Martin and Motorola co-branded handsets, the Motorola V600, are being made. They will be branded with the Aston Martin logo and feature the sound of an Aston Martin engine as a ring tone" (2003).

-- Grand Prix cell phone - Siemens, who has partnered with the Formula 1 racing series since 1998, will premiere official Grand Prix cell phones in Barcelona (2003).

And, well, not exactly a racing phone but more of a roadster:

-- Keitai Vyuun! or Mobile Phone Zoom! This is one of the stranger features to come along, stick-on, wind-up wheels for your mobile phone.

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