LG has sold its 10 millionth LG TONE Series Bluetooth headset globally since launching the series in October 2010.
LG’s TONE series has multiple tiers with the premium and flagship models developed in collaboration with audio equipment players such as Harman/Kardon and JBL.
According to the independent market research company NPD Group, LG has rulled the US Bluetooth headset market since 2012. The company has grabbed over 40 percent of the arket share since 2013.
LG’s TONE headsets are available in the U.S. through AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile, Best Buy and Amazon.
With LG TONE headsets, we set out to create a superior mobile experience to help people stay more connected while on the go,” said Bruce Tripido, director of accessories at LG Mobile.
LG also announced its anticipated smartwatch, the LG Watch Urbane in the Indian market. The smartwatch will be selling at a price of Rs 30,000.
The LG Watch Urbane was showcased at the MWC 2015. It comes with a full metal body with a stitched leather strap.
It sports a full circle plastic OLED display. Other features include Wi-Fi connectivity, always-on apps to keep the display from going dark when running, navigating and an improved UX.
The new OS lets user send emoticons by drawing them directly on the LG Watch Urbane.
Other improvements include the ability to change the font size and see notifications even when looking at another function on the display.