LG Electronics has announced the start of sales in the key markets of new smart watch Watch Urbane second generation of the operating system Android Wear. The key difference from the original Watch Urbane was to support cellular communication, which allows you to answer calls and messages without having to connect to your phone. The new model later this month will go on sale in the United States and Korea, and in the coming months appear in other markets in Europe, Asia and CIS countries.
“We believe our mission to help people stay connected and watch LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition are designed specifically for those users who want to communicate at any time, anywhere. Category wearable devices is still developing and we plan to continue to create functional devices, meet the needs of different users, “- said Juno Cho, president and Chief Executive Officer of LG Electronics Mobile Communications.
LG Watch Urbane second generation made in the design of classic watches with stainless steel round and P-OLED display resolution 480h480 pixels (348 ppi). On the right side of the watch to place three buttons for quick access to settings, LG Health Service and the list of installed applications.
The watch battery installed capacity of 570 mAh, which is paired with a power saving mode saves the purpose of the day of use without recharging. LG Watch Urbane 2, as well as other devices on Android Wear, can be used with smartphones running Android and iOS.
Pricing and exact date of start of sales LG Watch Urbane second generation will be announced for each market separately.