They're complete with 118 diamonds...
Scott Colothan

17:23 14th November 2008

The world's most expensive earphones have gone on sale for a massive $5,200.

Made by specialist Belgian jeweller Casa Di, the blingtastic ear pieces are made from 18 carat gold and are encrusted with an impressive 118 diamonds.

Each earphone weighs a relatively heavy 18grams and come with 59 diamonds each. The limited-edition run are on sale at selected jewellers around the globe.

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