LG’s first Android Wear smartwatch with cellular connectivity, the LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition will start rolling out worldwide starting this month.
It will initially roll out in United States and Korea followed by key markets in Asia, Europe and Commonwealth of Independent states in coming months.
“Keeping people connected to the world is our business and the LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition was designed specifically to meet the needs of customers who want to communicate anytime, anywhere, The wearable category is still in its infancy and we plan to continue introducing exciting devices that appeal to a diverse audience.” – Juno Cho, President and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company.
LG Urbane Watch 2nd Edition Specifications
It has a stainless steel build with non removable straps and has measurements of 44.5 x 44.5 x 14.2 mm. Inside is a nano SIM slot that supports 2G / 3G / 4G-LTE. This smartwatch is IP67 certified for dust and water resistance.
LG Watch Urbane Watch 2nd Edition Specs include 1.38-Inch P-OLED Display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It has 480 x 480 pixels resolution at 348ppi pixel density. It is powered by 1.2GHz Quad Core Snapdragon 400 processor, Adreno 305 GPU and 768MB RAM.
It has 4GB of non expandable storage and houses a 570 mAh Li-Ion non removable battery with power saving mode that gives 48 hours of mixed usage. It has three buttons on the right for quick access to shotcuts.
It allows users to answer calls, check messages and does not require a smartphone to carry on these functions. It comes with LG Health Apps as well. It has Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth V4.1 LE and A-GPS built-in.