According to AndroidPolice, LG is cancelling the LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE smartwatch due to an undisclosed hardware issue. From the tone of the email sent to AndroidPolice from LG, the Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE might not be re-released in its current form.
Here's an excerpt of the email sent to AndroidPolice.
We understand that you are currently reviewing our latest smartwatch; however , late in the quality assurance process for the LG Watch Urbane 2 nd Edition LTE , our engineers were made aware of a hardware issue which affects the day - to - day functionality of the device . After further investigation , the decision was made to cancel the rollout of the Urbane 2 nd Edition LTE due to the complicated nature of the issue.
Whether the device will be available in the future will be decided at a later time . For now, our top priority is to ensure that only products that meet our very specific quality standards are available for purchase