LG unveils Watch Urbane 2nd Edition, world's first Android Wear smartwatch to feature cellular connectivity. At the event to introduce the V10 smartphone, LG Electronics provided a sneak peek of the LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition, the first Android Wear device to feature cellular connectivity. With the option to connect via 4G, 3G, Wi-Fi or Bluetooth, LG's newest wearable device works seamlessly with Android smartphones or can go it alone, when carrying a smartphone isn't practical or convenient. LG's Watch Urbane 2nd Edition is Tether-Free and compatible with both Android and iOS. Cellular enabled features will vary across Android and iOS.
LG unveils Watch Urbane 2nd Edition, world's first Android Wear device to feature cellular connectivity
The latest LG Watch Urbane delivers the highest resolution display of any smartwatch currently on the market today. With a resolution of 480 x 480, the new LG Watch Urbane delivers 348ppi on its 1.38-inch full circle P-OLED display. With a diameter of 44.5mm, the smartwatch resembles a classic timepiece with its hairline-etched stainless steel body and durable hypoallergenic TPSiV elastomer band. And to live up to the original LG Watch Urbane's great battery life, the 2nd Edition features a high-capacity 570mAh battery and Power Saving Mode to last throughout the day and more.
Three buttons adorn the right side of the LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition to provide quick access to shortcut settings such as contacts, LG Health and apps list. Ambient mode can now be enabled or disabled with a simple press of the crown button. In addition to the 16 included watch faces, fitness-related features such as heart rate tracking, workout tips and stress level monitoring are also offered.
Pricing & Availability
The LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition will be available first in the United States and Korea, followed by markets in Europe, CIS, Asia and the Middle East.
Chipset: 1.2GHz Qualcomm SnapdragonTM 400
Operating System: Android WearTM (Cell-connected Version)
Display: 1.38-inch P-OLED Display (480 x 480 / 348ppi)
Size: 44.5 x 14.2mm
Memory: 4GB eMMC / 768MB LPDDR3
Network: Bluetooth 4.1 / Wi-Fi / LTE / 3G
Sensors: Accelerometer / Gyro / Compass / Barometer / PPG / GPS
Color: Space Black / Opal Blue / Luxe White / Signature Brown
Other: Dust and Water Resistance (IP67)