We are almost five month into 2018, and LG has deviously silent about smartwatches. LG is one of those Android manufacturers that have not entirely uncontrolled Android wear, neither has he announced anything so far this year, but a flagship device “LG G7”. Other than this, LG still has not, but now the cat is out of the bag: LG’s new Smartwatch “LG Timepiece Wear OS” is on the way. Here is LG Timepiece Wear OS overview. So, let’s get going.
LG Timepiece Wear OS Release Date
A couple of months back, we heard a bunch of rumours about LG Watch Timepiece – it’s likely that it will be landing soon. Last year’s LG Wear OS namely LG Watch Style and LG Watch Sport were landed almost a year ago, so we’re due for a new one.
A few days ago, it was rumoured that LG Watch Timepiece OS release date in Australia will be April 30 but didn’t happen.
Later, rumours suggested that Google IO 2018 was a possibility for the release on May 8, 2018, but again Google didn’t reveal it there. However, numerous sources indicated that it may be ready for a June 2018 launch, but frankly, nothing is confirmed so far.
LG Timepiece Wear OS Price
We are running short on information in terms of LG Timepiece Wear OS price in Australia, but according to the rumoured features and specs, it’s expected to be landed between AU$328 to AU$350. Perhaps the LG Watch Timepiece Wear OS will go for whopping AU$400. It’s just a rumour, though.
Once LG Timepiece Wear OS goes live, we will update this page. So, check back soon.
LG Timepiece Wear OS Specs (Expected)
Let’s have a look at LG Timepiece Wear OS Specifications and features.
- Operating System: Wear OS
- Display Size: 1.2-inches Circular LCD
- Display Resolution: 360 x 360 Pixels (300 PPI)
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 2100 1.1 GHz Quad-core
- RAM: 768MB LPDDR3
- ROM: 4GB MMC
- Battery: 240mAh (Lasts Up to 10 Days on Single Charge)
- Dimensions: 45.5 x 45.4 x 12.9mm
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n – Bluetooth 4.2 – No Cellular Data, NFC, or GPS
- Ports: USB Type-C 2.0
- Colors: New Aurora Black, Cloud Silver
A Brief Description of LG Timepiece Wear OS Features
According to LG Timepiece Wear OS rumors, it will be the first LG watch to be landed with Google’s refurbished Wear OS out of the box. Very much unlike previous LG’s smartwatches, this Timepiece will be a hybrid which uses a mechanical clock setup as well as a circular 1.2-inches LCD display (360 x 360 pixels).
It has also been rumored that there will be a stainless steel body includes an IP68 rating dust/water resistant. It measures in at 45.5 x 45.4 x 12.9mm – similar dimensions to LG’s past smartwatches.
Moving towards its power, it is backed by a 240mAh battery provides plentiful life thanks to its hybrid nature. Don’t worry if the battery dies, there is an analog function that will continue tracking time for another four days. Isn’t amazing?
The LG Timepiece Wear OS packs solid specifications despite may seem underwhelming. It is just because of it’s a hybrid Smartwatch.
The overall performance seems perfect and surplus a “wow” factor as it sports a Qualcomm Snapdragon 2100 processor which is paired with 768MB of RAM. The 4GB of storage and a USB-C port will also be available.
You will see a plenty of connectivity options such as WI-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth 4.2.
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