Since the past two years, LG has made history in association with Google. The two companies collaborated and came up with three devices namely: Google Play Edition Tablet and two Nexus smart phones and the fourth one about to launch – a smart watch. This new gadget of LG known as G Watch have Google’s new wearable’s platform- Android Wear. LG has worked smart on the specs of the device with Google featuring more prominently with Google Voice Search.
The launch is not official yet by LG, therefore the basic information about the device is leaked. The images of the device shows Android wear screens teasing the spectators what the new device will be like. The leaked specs of LG G watch depicts that the gadget will feature APQ8026 SoC with same CPU with Aderno 220 GPU instead of Aderno 305. This is because there are far fewer pixels required for a smart watch. The leaked info of G Watch shows that it will have Snapdragon 400 variant, with 1.65 inch diagonal display with 280 x 280 resolution of about 240 pixel display per inch. It will also feature touch sensors, pedometer, and connection to the smart phone with Bluetooth 4.0 LE, based on KitKat.
The LG G Watch is going to face head to head competition with Samsung Gear 2 and Motorola Moto 360 in the growing era of smart watches. The G Watch is going to follow the low barrier to entry strategy for the developers by providing a Google experience. This depicts that whenever the product will launch it will be sold at a competitive price. The CEO LG Mobile Communications division, Dr. Jong-seok Park is of the opinion that it was a perfect chance for LG being partner with Google on LG G Watch to break the barriers and launch a fully innovative design and engineering in a watch. A well designed smart watch can definitely take the market by storm even facing aggressive competition from HTC, Samsung, and Motorola. The G Watch will comprehend with s like multiple languages Spanish, English, Chinese, and Korean.
The official release of LG G Watch is still speculated, LG has been quiet cooperative in confirming the G Watch release date (expected to be in the second quarter of the year). The LG officials have claimed that the release date is set for mid June. The G Watch did not appear at last month’s LG G3 inauguration, it is now believed that the smart watch could be a crucial point during the Google I/O conference on June 25.
The official LG G Watch Price is in speculations after some leaked information, the price range for LG G Watch can be somewhat predicted. As the Samsung Gear 2 is there with supercilious £250, LG suggested launching the G Watch considerably cheaper. In France, price will be below the €200. The Koreans have claimed that the LG G Watch price will be sub-£180. The exact figures cannot be quoted as the product is not launched officially.
So you have to wait till the product finally makes it to the stores!