LG G Watch website reveals champagne gold version, Android Wear features and more

LG G Watch website reveals champagne gold version, Android Wear features and more
Last month, LG teased its LG G Watch by revealing a picture of the wearable, in black. Now, the Korean manufacturer has teased the smartwatch with another photo, but this time the timepiece is decked out in champagne gold. The outer part of the watch's face is gold, the face of the LG G Watch remains black, and the band is white.

LG has said that the smartwatch would be released sometime during the current quarter. It is expected to feature a 1.65 inch screen and 4GB of internal memory. The smartwatch will be the first stuffed with the new Android Wear, which is a version of the platform for wearables. Based on LG's website for the product, it appears that the "always on" LG G Watch screen will offer a Google Search application and present "useful information when you need it the most." The device will be water and dust resistant.

Earlier this month, we passed along a rumor that the LG G Watch would be launched in the U.K. next month. The price would be under £180 ($302 USD). If a July launch in the U.K. is in the cards for the LG G Watch, we should soon be hearing about an event from LG during which the watch will be thoroughly introduced to the public. At that time, we should have an idea when to expect the smartwatch to be launched in other areas of the world.


source: LG via Droid-Life

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16 Comments

1. Qbancelli

Posts: 75; Member since: Mar 11, 2010

I want this instead of the Moto360.

8. sriuslywtf

Posts: 297; Member since: Jul 09, 2013

said no one ever

10. maherk

Posts: 6876; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

you're gonna hear it a lot from LG fans, don't worry. I for myself wouldn't take anything of that gorgeous Moto 360

15. Edward_bly

Posts: 278; Member since: Dec 11, 2013

Me too, if it's way cheaper.

16. madmikepr

Posts: 138; Member since: Aug 09, 2011

ill say Take My Money LG

2. andonia2

Posts: 34; Member since: Jul 26, 2013

the Champagne Gold looks Plain white with a gold strip on the side :D

5. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

Too bad it's not safe to wear these wearables in my country Malaysia, it's like a bait to those robbers on motorcycles. If I want one, I'd rather get a Moto 360 because it just looks like a normal watch or a cheap smartband from Huawei. Those robbers are like animals here.

6. deewinc

Posts: 455; Member since: Feb 21, 2013

Next year the biggest crime shall be people's hands getting chopped off =D

7. maherk

Posts: 6876; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

And they say LG doesn't copy Samsung? This is another blatant copy from LG. Still, I don't fancy this nor the Gear, the only wearables I would consider buying are the Fit and the Gorgeous Moto 360.

11. hurrycanger

Posts: 1761; Member since: Dec 01, 2013

To me, the champagne gold one would look so much better if the front panel were white.

14. garlic456

Posts: 251; Member since: Dec 24, 2012

Always on display? My Smartwatch lasts 30 minutes if the screen is always on and showing a picture.

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