Created by luxury brand Brikk, the Lux DualShock 4 is a highly ornate game Playstation 4 game controller that comes wrapped in 24k or 18k gold. According to Brikk, the controller is "exquisitely practical, designed for the gamer with impeccable taste.” The controller is fully handcrafted and is available in two distinct versions. The Classic is priced at $8,495 while the Deluxe model comes it at $13,995.
The Classic model of the Lux DualShock 4 comes with seven perfect diamonds of F/G color and VS clarity, totaling 0.25 carats. The rest of the buttons come from the standard Sony controller. The Delux version, on the other hand, comes with nine 18k gold buttons each with conflict-free diamond studding. The diamonds on the Deluxe model total 2.20 carats.
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The Lux DualShock 4 Comes Studded with Diamonds and Gold
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