Yesterday we heard that the new LG G Watch R would go on sale in the UK today, and now LG has officially confirmed the global roll out of the LG G Watch R.
The LG G Watch R comes with the recently released Android Wear update, and the device will go on sale in France, Spain, Italy and the UK at the start of November and with then launch in North America, Asia and CIS regions.
“While the original G Watch was designed to be a no-nonsense, pure Android Wear device, the G Watch R was developed with a more aesthetic eye,” said Dr. Jong-seok Park, president and CEO of the LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company. “The G Watch R represents LG’s commitment to meld form and functionality together in perfect harmony and to create a device that not only looks great but more importantly, offers technology that makes life more convenient.”
You can see a full list of the LG G Watch R specifications below:
● Chipset: 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 400
● Display: 1.3-inch P-OLED Display (320 x 320)
● Memory: 4GB eMMC / 512MB RAM
● Battery: 410mAh
● Operating System: Android Wear™
(compatible with smartphones running Android 4.3 and above)
● Sensors: 9-Axis (Gyro / Accelerometer / Compass)
PPG (Heart Rate Monitor)
● Color: Black
● Other: Dust and Water Resistant (IP67)
LG have not revealed any pricing for the device in each country, although we know that the UK version of the smartwatch retails for around £230.