LG Watch Urbane LTE launched in Korea


LG unveiled the Watch Urbane LTE at the MWC earlier this month, today LG has launched the smartwatch in Korea. The LTE version of the Urbane smartphone has a new design, runs on LG’s own wearable platform, comes with voLTE voice calling support and also comes with NFC support for easy payments. It has the same 1.3-inch (320 x 320 pixels) P-OLED Display, metal build, 1.2GHz Snapdragon 400 SoC, 4GB internal storage and IP67 ratings for dust and water resistance.


LG Watch Urbane LTE specifications

  • 1.3-inch P-OLED Display (320 x 320), 245ppi
  • 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor
  • LG wearable platform (compatible with smartphones running Android 4.4 and above)
  • Dust and Water Resistant (IP67)
  • Sensors: 9-Axis (Gyro/ Accelerometer/ Compass), Barometer, Heart Rate Sensor
  • 4G LTE,Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, NFC
  • Speaker, microphone
  • 700mAh battery

The LG Watch Urbane LTE is priced at 650,000 won (US$ 590 / Rs. 36,845 approx.) and will go on sale in Korea though local carrier LG U + starting March 27th. There will also be separate plans for LG U + customers. LG says that the LTE smartwatch will be available only in Korea for now, and there is no word on the global roll out.


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