Unveiled at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show in
Connected to smartphones (Android and iOS supported), the devices can transmit data to the
Lifeband Touch and Heart Rate Earphones can wirelessly link up to each other, creating a seamless wearable eco-system.
Lifeband Touch features a touch OLED panel to display time, biometrics, incoming calls and music controls, the built-in 3-axis accelerometer and altimeter allows the device to accurately measure key performance indicators such as distance, speed, number of steps, calories burned and projected pace. All this information is visible with a swipe of a finger on the OLED display.
Engineered to be lightweight and simple to use, Lifeband Touch incorporates a unique motion-sensing algorithm that automatically turns on the display when the wearer rotates his or her wrist. It also offers wireless connectivity via Bluetooth to transmit data to a smartphone or receive data from third party devices such the Heart Rate Earphones.
LG's Heart Rate Earphones feature PerformTek sensor technology which measures blood flow signals from the auricle, the external part of the ear to capture accurate biometric data such as heart rate and maximal oxygen consumption (VO2 max). A clip-on medallion connected to the earphones provides Bluetooth connectivity, enabling the unit to send data to a smartphone or the Lifeband Touch for a truly seamless experience.
"We wanted to introduce wearable fitness products that met the expectations of today's tech savvy consumers and brought something new to the table, which in our case meant exceptional design, comfort and functionality," said
Lifeband Touch and Heart Rate Earphones will be available starting in
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