(Credit: C SEED)
If you’re anything like me, your Christmas budget stretches to a $50 gift card and a package of chocolate.
This does not mean that everyone is limited by the financial restrictions, with some ballers looking to drop a coin on unique gifts.
For those obscenely rich people looking for gift ideas for the holidays, here are some of the best products:
BUY A C SEED 262 — $539,000
The world’s largest 4K-tv, which measures an astonishing 6.14×2.5m.
“[C SEED is a] LED TV display with black LED technology for a higher contrast, the latest GALAXY technology, a very dynamic image and a color spectrum far beyond the conventional Tv’s and ultra-high 800 nits brightness for the perfect viewing experience even in bright daylight conditions,” the website explained.
“The unit is equipped with an integrated 4k media server and 10 integrated high-end speakers for the overall quality of the sound in a 7.1-or 9.1 cinema surround configuration, and a motorized custom high-end fabric lining to hide the screen at the click of a button.”
If this sounds perfect for a special someone and you have a reserve of $539,000, this may be the gift to get.
PURCHASE A SINGLE BITCOIN — $17,700
Why not jump on the cryptocurrency trend and purchase yourself or a family member who is a bitcoin.
For those who are not aware, the cryptocurrency was created in 2009 when 21 million of them are released.
Because they are a finite resources such as gold, the price went tech-savvy people have started buying them during the grip of the Global Financial Crisis after the loss of confidence in the traditional markets.
Now, because it’s easier to trade the currency in a more traditional way, the value skyrocketed, many people believe investing is a way of spending money to make money.
From 14 December, a single bitcoin cost $A21,435.75, but this can be much more lucrative if the demand for the cryptocurrency continues to increase the value.
PURCHASE A CLONE OF YOUR PET — $50,000
Or you have lost your pet in a recent divorce, or if the nature to take its course, there is the option to clone an identical twin of a cat or dog.
Viagen Pet is able to create a clone of your pet by taking a tissue biopsy and within four weeks the company will process the sample.
After a nine-week gestation period in a special animal and eight weeks of nursing process, your cloned pet is ready for you to take home.
“Dogs and cats provided by cloning have the same genes as the donor’s pets, and the best match possible to the donor. This is the best way to describe if an identical twin born at a later date,” the website explained.
“The new puppies and kittens to be the same gender as the donor, but just as in nature, have a slight phenotypic differences, such as different markings by natural epigenetic factors.”
Viagen Pets said even though it’s expensive, cloned pets have on the lives of normal length.
“This has been demonstrated in many species. The current age of the donor pet has no influence on the ageing of the new cloned animal.”
BUY A ROCKET FROM SPACEX — $90,000,000
With the purchase of socks and underwear just don’t do it, there is the possibility to purchase your own rocket to send something into space.
Elon Musk’s SpaceX provides the ability to get a Falcon 9 launch for $62 million, which would allow you to send a 22,800 kg payload into a low orbit around the Earth or a 4020kg load to Mars.
You can also for $90 million you can get a single Falcon Heavy launch, that a 63,800 kg in a low orbit around the Earth or 16,800 kg to Mars.
“Modest discounts for contractually committed, multi-launch purchases,” the website said.
“SpaceX can also the crew transportation services to commercial customers that transport astronauts to alternate LEO destinations.”
THE BUY OF A TRIP TO MARS — $261,000
So maybe this is not an for Christmas 2017, but if you’re an avid bank balance may be a good game of the job.
During a speech at the International Astronautical Congress last year, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk outlined his vision for the obtain of humans in space — Mars-colonization in particular.
The address focused on affordability as an important factor from getting ordinary people to Mars to colonize.
“You can create a self-sustaining civilization if the price of a ticket is $ 10 billion per person,” he said, according to the journal New Space.
The Tesla-founder said the cost of a ticket to Mars should be around $261,000.
This story was previously published in the news.com.au. Some prices are adjusted to the difference in AMERICAN currency.