Orange to offer LG's touch watch phone in the UK

Orange has announced it will be the first operator to offer the world's first touch watch phone, LG's GD910, in Europe.

The tiny, wearable phone offers a full touchscreen interface, 3G HSDPA and video-calling capabilities and will come complete with a Bluetooth headset.

"At Orange, we are always finding new ways to bring mobility to our customers, from the simplest phones to feature rich devices", says Yves Maitre, senior VP of devices at Orange.

"Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Orange, and LG shares that vision. Together, we are pleased to offer Orange customers the first opportunity to experience this market leading Watch phone".

The GD910 will be available from flagship stores across Orange's European footprint later this year. No other info revealed.