LG Smartwatch Review: LG Watch Urbane

LG introduced its third edition of Android Wear Smartwatch which is known as LG Watch Urbane. Its first look might make you feel that this edition looks like the newer version of the LG Watch R because of the LG trademark with a classic and simple design. LG smartwatches look like traditional watches as compared to the other brand smartwatches which follow sports styled designs.


This LG smartwatch urbane variant has a 1.3-inch plastic Circular P-OLED display with a 320 x 320 resolution. The display has vibrant colors and is clear enough to use in direct sunlight at maximum brightness. On standby mode, you can easily read the time and notifications. 

Battery Life and Performance:

This classy LG Watch Urbane comes with a 410 mAh battery which has the potential to last for a couple of days. It is equipped with 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor, 4GB ROM and 512 RAM. In addition, it has a heart rate sensor and a barometer. To track user’s movement and speed, there is also a 9-axis configuration consisting of gyroscope, accelerator and compass. Moreover, it is IP67 certified for dust protection and has a water resistance for up to 1 meter for 30 minutes.

LG Watch Urbane

The smartwatch has the Android Wear OS which allows you to get notified with updates and use fitness apps. Further, the specifications include Wi-Fi connectivity to connect to the internet, Bluetooth 4.0 to connect with your smartphone or connecting to a Bluetooth headset and Offline Music play. It has a vibration feature too which indicates the incoming notifications.

Overall Look

The Urbane smartwatch is available in a gold steel body with a brown leather strap and a silver steel body with a black leather strap. The leather strap is interchangeable and stitched. LG has redesigned this edition to make it less bulky. Overall, this LG smartphone Urbane is a great gadget with which, you can connect your phone and use it with just a finger to make calls and see smart notifications. Also, you will stay fit by exercising and monitoring your heart rate with the built-in heath rate monitor in the watch.