LG Electronics is about the launch the first of its kind metal Android luxury watch. This LG Watch Urbane , is to be revealed at Barcelona in the coming Mobile World Congress(MWC) 2015. This luxury watch is a successor of LG Watch R, the first smartwatch of LG. The LG Watch R was designed to a circle Plastic OLED(P-OLED) display that was launched in October 2014. The watch is designed perfectly for formal occasions. Its suits well for both men and women.
LG Watch Urbane
The LG Watch Urbane ’s body is made of stainless steel that can be polished in Gold and Silver. The watch can also be styled for a sports look with the natural leather strap. The leather strap can be replaced by other wide bands if needed. This trendy touch based wearable is compatible with smartphones running over Android 4.3 and above versions.
LG Watch Urbane packages photoplethysmography (PPG) sensor that senses and tracker’s the heart rate and pulse of the wearer. In the dimmed mode the watch displays in dimmed mode the time at all times.
Features of LG Watch Urbane
|Screen Type||Round P-OLED|
|Screen Size||1.3 inch Display|
|Resolution||320 x 320|
|Pixel density||245 ppi|
|Soc||Qualcomm Snapdragon 400|
|Storage Memory||4 GB|
|Operating System||Android Wear 5.0|
|Sensors||9 -axis Gyro|
|9 -axis Accelerometer|
|9 -axis Compass|
|In-built heart rate moniotor|
|Size||45.5mm x 52.2mm x 10.9mm|
The trendy LG Watch Urbane is all set to come in Gold and Silver Colours. The watch is dust and water resistant too.
Sneek Peek into LG Watch Urbane
Although the company says that this model is not a sequel of the previous watches but it will complement the existing wearables launched by the company. The company further adds on that this particular smart device was designed kept in mind that it should be viewed as a daily wear accessory and not a gadget.
This new watch is all set to go against the Apple watch that is expected to release around the same time.Though the watch is both dust and water resistant, it is not meant for swimming and showering. The side bezels are smaller when compared to the earlier models of LG. This is one unique feature of LG Watch Urbane.
LG has not yet provided information about the price of the watch. There is no information about the availability of the wearable as of now.