teases massive May 27 launch event: G3 G tch inbound?

BY GreenBot Staff

Published 30 Apr 2014

On Tuesday, said its next flagship smartphone, the G3, would launch during the second quarter of 2014, now it appears we have a date. is planning a major press event on Tuesday, May 27 with simultaneous presentations in ndon, New York, San Francisco.

The tag line for the event is “To be simple is to be Great,” offering almost nothing in the way of clues. However, the “g” in “great” is capitalized using the stylized capital “G” the company uses for its G line suggesting this event is almost certainly introducing the G3.

The expected specs of the G3 are fairly scarce, but the device is expected to be sporting a Quad HD 5.5-inch display with 2560-by-1440 resolution. rported screenshots of the G3 interface have also leaked, showing a flat, simple design, as is the trend these days.

is expected to unveil a gold color option similar to other flagship smartphones. Shots of a purported gold box for the G3 surfaced earlier in April.

tching for Android ar


‘s upcoming G tch.

The G3 may not be the only device launching on May 27. could also introduce its G tch, which the company first mentioned in h.

On Monday, the French language blog s Numeriques ( Translate) reported that confirmed the G tch would be available in starting in ne for €199. That’s equivalent to about $275, but it’s widely speculated that may price the G tch around $199 in the U.S.

had previously said the G watch would be available during the second quarter of 2014.

Other than using Android ar as its operating system, not a lot else is known about the G tch. do know it will be a rather plain looking, square watch that is always on as well as water dust resistant, according to ‘s teaser site for the G tch.

Following its press events on May 27, will hold similar events the following day in Istanbul, Seoul, Singapore.