LG Introduces LG Watch Urbane Second Edition with Cellular Feature

LG introduces its 2nd edition of the LG Watch Urbane in Singapore. Slated to arrive from 16th April at S$588 in classic black, this Android Wear watch will set its competitors apart with the built in cellular feature. You can now make phone call with this LG Watch Urbane Second Edition. Read on for specs and more information.

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Press Release

LG WATCH URBANE SECOND EDITION: THE NEWEST SPORTS ACCESSORY FOR ACTIVE INDIVIDUALS

First Android Wear Smartwatch with Cellular Connectivity Now in Singapore

SINGAPORE, April 15, 2016 — Stay connected while leading an active lifestyle — the LG Watch Urbane 2nd edition makes it easy to do so. Coming in the classic black which complements any color and outfit, this new offering is the first Android Wear smartwatch to feature cellular connectivity.

Compatible with both Android and iOS smartphones*, the LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition allows users to answer calls and check messages without the assistance of a tethered smartphone. So wearers can feel confident knowing that they won’t miss any important information when out for their morning run or on the tennis court.

The LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition features a classic timepiece design consisting of a hairline-etched stainless steel body and a full-circle 348ppi P-OLED display. The three buttons on the right side provide quick access to shortcut settings, LG Health and apps. Moreover, its high-capacity 570mAH battery and Power Saving Mode enables the smartwatch to last throughout the day with power to spare.

“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 com-municate anytime, anywhere,” said Youn Chul Park, Managing Director of LG Electronics Singapore. “The wearable category is still in its infancy and we plan to continue introducing exciting devices that appeal to a diverse audience.”

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The LG Watch Urbane Second Edition will be available from April 16, 2016, onwards, and will retail at S$588 at selected authorized LG retailers. For more information, please visit www.lg.com/sg.

* Cellular enabled features will vary across Android and iOS.

Specifications

Case: Stainless Steel 316L, Brushed Metal Finish
44.5 mm Diameter; 14.2 mm Thickness
Chipset: 1.2 GHz Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 400
Display: 1.38″ Full Circle P-OLED (480×480, 348 ppi)
Memory: 768 MB / 4 GB eMMC
Battery: 570 mAh
Connectivity: LTE* / 3G, Bluetooth® Version 4.1; Wi-Fi® Connectivity
Sensor: 9-Axis (Gyro/Accelerometer/Compass) / Barometer / PPG (Heart Rate Sensor)
Protection: IP67 Certified; Waterproof for up to 1 meter for 30 minutes

About LG Electronics, Inc.
LG Electronics, Inc. (KSE: 066570.KS) is a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, mobile communications and home appliances, employing 83,000 people working in 119 locations around the world. With 2015 global sales of USD 48.8 billion (KRW 56.5 trillion), LG comprises four business units ― Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications, Home Appliance & Air Solution, and Vehicle Components ― and is one of the world’s leading producers of flat panel TVs, mobile devices, air conditioners, washing machines and refrigerators. LG Electronics is a 2015 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year. For more news and information on LG Electronics, please visit www.LGnewsroom.com

About LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company
LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company is a global leader and trend setter in the mobile and wearable industry with breakthrough technologies and innovative designs. By continually developing highly competitive core technologies in the areas of display, battery, camera optics and LTE technology, LG creates handsets and wearables that fit the lifestyles of a wide range of people all over the world. While helping to enhance the mobile user experience by incorporating unique, sophisticated designs and intuitive UX features, LG is also committed to guiding consumers into the era of convergence and Internet of Things, maximizing inter-device connectivity between a wide range of smartphones, tablets, wearables, home and portable electronics products. For more information, please visit www.LG.com.

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About LG Electronics Singapore Pte Ltd
LG Electronics Singapore Pte Ltd (LG Electronics Singapore) is a fully-owned subsidiary of LG Electronics Inc., the pioneer and market leader of the Korean electronics industry for over five decades. LG Electronics Singapore operates three business units – Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications and Home Appliance & Air Solution. In recognition of its vision to enrich people’s life with smart technologies and innovative design, LG Electronics Singapore has been recognized with prominent local and international accolades, such as the CNET Asia Editor’s and Readers’ Choice Awards, HWM+HardwareZone.com Tech Awards, Red Dot Design, and GfK No. 1 Awards. For more information, please visit www.lg.com/sg.

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