LG's Lifeband Touch is one of the most promising activity trackers we've seen so far.
What makes the Lifeband Touch stand out from the crowd is its ability to double as an activity tracker and pseudo smart watch. Sure, it's not nearly as robust as a Pebble smart watch, but it's a perfect solution for someone who just wants to know about their fitness and receive phone notifications.
Unlike the Samsung Galaxy Gear smart watch and the Sony smart watch, the Lifeband feels practical and actually useful. There's no concrete launch date or price, but LG says it will be available sometime this year.
We checked it out at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last week. At its core, the LG Lifeband Touch is an activity tracker that is compatible with apps like MapMyFitness, RunKeeper, MyFitnessPal, and Withings. And the OLED display is actually a touch screen.
Again, there's still no word on when these bad boys will officially launch, but LG's wearables seem like something you should probably hold out for.