LG Watch Urbane LTE – Non Android Wear Watch with NFC Support

LG ditches Android Wear and opts for proprietary Web OS on the recently announced LG Watch Urbane LTE.

LG Electronics has come up with a new variant of recently launched Watch Urbane named as Watch Urbane LTE bringing the 4G LTE support to smartwatch. This watch by LG includes voice calling support and ditches Android Wear for WebOS. Regarding Web OS, LG acquired it from Hewlett-Packard February last year in order to bring it on their web-enabled Smart TVs. The same Web OS is now used on smartwatches as well.

LG Watch Urbane LTE

LG Watch Urbane LTE

Display:1.3-inch 320×320 plastic OLED display [245 PPI]
1.2 GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor
1 GB RAM
GPS Support
Software: Web OS
Dual SIM: Yes
4G LTE Support
Bluetooth v4.0 LE, NFC
Storage: 4 GB Internal Storage
9-axis (gyro / acceleration / compass), barometer, pressure sensor, heart rate sensor
Battery:700 mAh Li-ion battery
IP 67 Certified

Price, Availability

Just like LG Watch Urbane launch remains still unknown. We should hear something from LG at Mobile World Congress [MWC 2015] at Spain.