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The First 3G Watchphone Available in France Exclusively with Orange

Orange has exclusively launched an HSPA-enabled touch watchphone manufactured by LG Electronics. The 14mm-thick LG GD910 features 1.43” tempered glass touchscreen, VGA camera, MP3 player, diary and Dictaphone. It is available exclusively from Orange in France, starting from €899 with subscription to 12- or 14- month Origami contracts. The device is compatible with Orange’s HSPA network in France, which covers 78% of the population.

The LG GD910 is the world’s first 3G touch watchphone. This 3G watchphone from LG Electronics is a masterpiece of miniaturisation and innovation which any new technology and gadget fans will find irresistible. With its 1.43” tempered glass touchscreen, this slimline – less than 14mm thick – elegant watchphone with fold fastening strap has all the features you expect of a watch (world clock, stopwatch and splash resistant – IPX4 standard). It is 3G/3G+ compatible, giving it excellent compatibility with Orange 3G/3G+ mobile broadband.*
A watch with a clean, elegant design, the LG GD910 also boasts the features of the most advanced mobile phones: touchscreen with simple, fluid interface, VGA camera, MP3 player, diary, dictaphone, etc.  
A unique mobile for communicating differently in any circumstances.

This telephone is worn as a watch and allows the user to call, send and receive SMS, make video calls and be contacted at any time, for example during a sports session or shopping trip. Bluetooth technology makes the watchphone practical and comfortable to use (keypad, loudspeaker function or earpiece). It features LG’s most advanced voice recognition and synthesis technologies, which are particularly useful when on the move.
It is available from 6 August 2009 exclusively from Orange at its website orange.fr, starting from €899 with subscription to an Origami star, first, jet or Origami plus package (12 or 24-month contract)**. The LG GD910 is also available for Orange customers as part of the “Changer de Mobile” (Change your Mobile) Programme.

*78% of the population covered by 3G/3G+, 99% by EDGE in mainland France
** Offers subject to conditions and valid in mainland France, subject to Edge/3G/3G+ coverage. Orange may limit speeds for usages of over 500MB/1GB a month depending on the package chosen until billing date