LG has 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.
The band can be exchanged with any replacement 22mm leather, silicone or metal 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.
The LG Watch Urbane gets locked automatically when it is removed from the wrist.
The LG Call and LG Pulse makes the LG Watch Urbane different from its competition.
LG Call allows the user to access recent calls and the favorite contacts list on the connected smartphone to dial out directly from the watch.
The LG Pulse on the other hand measures user’s heart rate every second during exercise with no maximum time limit.
It reports the average heart rate over the entire duration of the activity and display a heart rate graph on LG Health, which is yet to be launched.