LG’s G Watch R is the most expensive Android Wear watch yet

LG’s round-faced G Watch R smartwatch was only announced back in August, but it’s coming out next week — if you live in South Korea. LG yesterday confirmed the new Android Wear device will be launching in its home country on October 14th, for a price of 352,000 won, which at current exchange rates, clocks in at a tax-inclusive price of around $ 328. There’s still no release date or price for the device in the US or Europe, but LG’s cheaper G Watch was originally priced at 277,000 won in Korean and $ 230 in the US, meaning the G Watch R is likely to cost around $ 290 before taxes are added for US sales.

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