LG may release a G-Arch smart watch and a sports band soon

26 December, 2013 | Comments (25) | Post your comment

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With Samsung making a big push to sell customers wearable devices to pair with their higher end devices, one would expect another certain South Korean manufacturer to jump in on bandwagon, too (cough, LG, cough cough).

Rumor has it that, in concurrence with the launch of the G3, LG will be releasing the G-Arch smart watch and the G-Arch fitness band. The names of the devices are self explanatory, so expect them to have features similar to the Galaxy Gear smart watch and Nike fuel band respectively. In fact, LG had a device akin to Nike's fitness recorder at CES 2013 called the Smart Activity Tracker, so they definitely do have their eyes on wearable tech.



LG hasn't confirmed any specific details on potential wearable devices, but they did confirm that they were planning to release a "wearable product" in the future. A debut at CES 2014 is a safe bet.

Would you be interested in wearable tech from LG? If so, what kind of features would you want? Sound off about it in the comments!

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LG may release a G-Arch smart watch and a sports band soon - reader comments

  • Android Man

The LG GD910 is the only ever true smartwatch as all others, are just a second screen. Even Galaxy Gear still needs a S4 or Note 3 to make calls. But the GD910 could actually make video calls, as you could put a sim in the watch, so that to me m...

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  • 2014-02-01 16:04
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  • Android Man

it seems people just don't get it. LG are not copying. as they were first to market a smart watch back in 2009. Now it seems Pebble/Samsung/Apple and everyone is copying LG. LG were first to market. and the people were not ready. Now people wan...

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  • 2014-02-01 15:58
  • nIDQ
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A big cheater of samsung

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  • 2013-12-31 16:31
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