WILMINGTON, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LG Electronics (LG) and REEDS Jewelers today announced the launch of the LG Watch Urbane Luxe, a premium limited edition smartwatch introduced at IFA 2015 in Berlin. The luxurious watch is now available at REEDS Jewelers stores in the United States and online at www.REEDS.com. All pre-orders have been delivered to customers.
The LG Watch Urbane Luxe is powered by the latest version of Android Wear, which seamlessly connects with Android smartphones running Android 4.3 and above, such as the all-new LG V10 – as well as iOS.
A first among watches, the LG Watch Urbane Luxe is a collaboration between LG Electronics and REEDS Jewelers, combining handcrafted luxury with industry leading technology. The LG Watch Urbane Luxe is adorned in 23-karat gold heavy plate and a gorgeous handmade alligator leather band, and comes presented in an exclusive piano-gloss lacquer case. The efforts of over 40 artisans and more than three months go in to crafting an Urbane Luxe, each of which is a unique piece engraved with its edition number and accompanied by a hand signed certificate of authenticity.
“Customers have been awaiting a fashion-forward, premium smartwatch. The great enthusiasm about the introduction of the LG Watch Urbane Luxe tells us it’s time for the merging of classic luxury with 21st century technology,” said Alan M. Zimmer, CEO and President of REEDS Jewelers. “No expense has been spared in crafting this watch, each one is truly an individual work of art. We’re also happy to now offer the LG Watch Urbane Luxe with Android and iOS compatibility, allowing owners to experience the unparalleled quality, style and luxury of this watch.”
The Urbane Luxe comes with a Mahogany Brown alligator band, priced at approximately $1,200. Owners can personalize their watch with customized Alligator band colors available in Carmine Red, Cobalt Blue, Hunter Green, Onyx Black, and Pearl White.
About REEDS Jewelers
William and Roberta Zimmer founded REEDS Jewelers in 1946 in Wilmington, NC. Understanding that the trust and loyalty of their customers was their most valuable asset, REEDS Jewelers has grown into one of the largest retail jewelers in the United States. REEDS maintains a focus on customer service, quality of merchandise including fine jewelry and watches, and innovations for products and retail experiences. Headquartered in Wilmington, NC, REEDS Jewelers has retail locations primarily in the United States and serves customers around the world online at www.REEDS.com.