Harrods archive

  • Can't find the Xbox One in stock? Harrods has a gold-plated version for £6,000
    Gaming

    Can't find the Xbox One in stock? Harrods has a gold-plated version for £6,000

    By 15 December 2013

    With gold being all the rage among smartphones these days, it's now extending over to game consoles. London department store Harrods has launched a 24-carat gold plated Xbox One, in its moves to please the affluent.  Available just in time for Christmas,...

  • Monster Diamond Tears Sally Sohn Edition headphones now available for £20k
    Audio

    Monster Diamond Tears Sally Sohn Edition headphones now available for £20k

    By 7 March 2013

    Since Monster and Beats parted company a while back, the former has been exploring other interesting ways to enhance the headphone experience, including tie-ins with further big name brands and people. It has a partnership with Electronic Arts for the...

  • Vodafone Smart II gets limited new design by Tate protégé
    Phones

    Vodafone Smart II gets limited new design by Tate protégé

    By 15 August 2012

    Harrods is selling a version of the Vodafone Smart II that has had its back cover redesigned by a member of The Tate Collective, a group of young creative artists. Only 1,000 Vodafone Smart II Tate Edition handsets, designed by 19-year-old Gaby Sahhar,...

  • Harrods Swarovski BlackBerry Bold 9900 White pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    Harrods Swarovski BlackBerry Bold 9900 White pictures and hands-on

    By 6 April 2012

    How much do you like crystals? How much do you like BlackBerry? If the answer to both of those is a lot, this might be the BlackBerry Bold 9900 you've been waiting for  - and pom which Pocket-lint's been having a play. Specially commissioned for Harrods...

  • Pocket-lint Podcast #79 - RIM's consumer focus, Google Project Glass and Harrods gadgets
    Online

    Pocket-lint Podcast #79 - RIM's consumer focus, Google Project Glass and Harrods gadgets

    By 6 April 2012

    RIM has had an eventful week, so the Pocket-lint team explains why the rest of the press presumed it was withdrawing from the consumer market, while we though otherwise. Plus, the team discusses the potential for the sci-fi-style augmented reality specs...

  • BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981: Harrods titanium edition pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981: Harrods titanium edition pictures and hands-on

    By 4 April 2012

    Porsche Design has made an exclusive one-of-a-kind titanium and carbon fibre version of its BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981 smartphone for Harrods, and Pocket-lint convinced the Knightsbridge store to let us have a closer look. Titanium is a material...

  • Harrods goes virtual with iPad magazine app
    Apps

    Harrods goes virtual with iPad magazine app

    By 2 April 2012

    Harrods has launched an iPad version of its magazine available through iTunes. Offering subscribers an interactive experience, the Harrods Magazine app will be updated monthly and will include videos, interviews with the cream of the crop designers, access...

  • Globe-Trotter Fujifilm X-Pro1 case is Harrods exclusive
    Cameras

    Globe-Trotter Fujifilm X-Pro1 case is Harrods exclusive

    By 23 March 2012

    Fujifilm and British luxury luggage manufacturer Globe-Trotter have joined forces to create a swanky travel case and X-Pro1 camera package that takes the "limited edition" tag to its extreme. Exclusive to London's world-famous Harrods, only 12 of the...

  • Fujifilm X100 Black to cost £1,299, or £1,765 if you buy it from Harrods
    Cameras

    Fujifilm X100 Black to cost £1,299, or £1,765 if you buy it from Harrods

    By 22 March 2012

    Fujifilm has confirmed to Pocket-lint that it will be selling, what we are calling an "exclusive exclusive", version of its X100 Black at Harrods to celebrate the launch of the store's new Technology Centre. The new version of the Fujifilm X100 Black,...

  • Harrods Apple Store opening its doors for iPad 3 launch?
    Online

    Harrods Apple Store opening its doors for iPad 3 launch?

    By 23 February 2012

    The rumoured Harrods Apple Store in central London could open its doors in time for the iPad 3 launch, that's according to a report from 9to5mac. Its says Harrods and Apple plan to open the new store in mid-March and - with the iPad 3 touted for an official...

  • Harrods to get own Apple Store
    Online

    Harrods to get own Apple Store

    By 20 January 2012

    Harrods, the London superstore for the super rich and/or super swanky, is to get its own Apple Store. According to sources at Harrods Company, the new concession will be situated inside the world famous department store and feature pretty much everything...

  • BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981 exclusive at Harrods... for £1,275
    Phones

    BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981 exclusive at Harrods... for £1,275

    By 29 December 2011

    London's Harrods has been chosen as the exclusive stockist for the BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981, which will be on sale shortly (before the year is out) for a mind-numbing £1,275. Although, in comparison with what we were told by RIM a couple of months...

  • Sony Personal 3D Viewer hits Harrods in London
    Home Cinema

    Sony Personal 3D Viewer hits Harrods in London

    By 18 October 2011

    While Sony's Personal 3D Viewer will be available in all Sony stores from the end of October/beginning of November, those especially eager to get their hands on a pair of the video goggles should get themselves down to London's Harrods superstore, which...

  • Harrods offers cystal Samsung Galaxy Tab
    Tablets

    Harrods offers cystal Samsung Galaxy Tab

    By 8 November 2010

    Blinging up the latest bits of tech kit isn't a new phenomenon, but you don't usually see department stores (even the posh ones) getting in the act. But Harrods, in cahoots with Micro Anvika, has announced that it is stocking a limited edition set of...

  • Olympus Pen E-P1 gets Swarovski treatment
    Cameras

    Olympus Pen E-P1 gets Swarovski treatment

    By 24 November 2009

    The retro-styled Micro Four Thirds Olympus Pen E-P1 digi-cam has been ruined, sorry enhanced with a "dazzling makeover" by Crystal Roc. Now covered in hundreds of "sparkling" Swarovski crystals it will be available exclusively to order from Harrods' Micro...

  • Sonoro Cubo DAB radio launches
    Audio

    Sonoro Cubo DAB radio launches

    By 7 August 2008

    The new German designed and crafted Cubo CD player, DAB/FM radio and alarm clock from Sonoro has launched at Selfridges and Harrods from £269. The Cubo offers a full range speaker and integrated with a bass-reflex tube, houses a CD player, DAB radio...

  • KEF launches exclusive Muon concept speakers
    Audio

    KEF launches exclusive Muon concept speakers

    By 1 September 2007

    KEF has launched its exclusive new speakers at a Harrods' debut that saw the speakers unveiled by Yasmin Le Bon. The Muon (pronounced Mew-on) speakers are 2-metre tall aluminium efforts created in conjunction with "leading visionary industrial designer...