LG is launching the LG G3 on May 27

Posted Apr 30, 2014

LG confirmed this week that the LG G3 will be launching earlier than expiated this year. The new high-end smartphone may boost LG’s Q2 numbers. LG acknowledged that the handset will be launching on May 27 through a special media event. LG is also expected to be launching a new Android Wear smartwatch at the event. LG’s France office confirmed that the G Watch will launch in June in that country for ?199.

The invite for the event has a quote from Ralph Waldo Emerson and teases a line of G-branded products without specifically naming them. ?To be simple is to be Great,? says the quote. The G is highlighted in the invitation’s quote.

LG will be hosting the event in 6 cities at the same time including San Francisco, New York, and London.

Specs of the G3 will likely include a high-resolution 2K display and a metal case.