LG and Verizon unveils new kid-tracking smartwatches

GizmoPal 2 and GizmoGadget are the two new smartwatches designed for kids and released respectively by Verizon and LG, both devices are aiming to control and track your kid’s position and stay in contact with him in case of emergency.

GizmoPal 2 is an updated version of the first GizmoPal (that’s obvious), the device does not have a touch screen, but your kid can see that you’re calling through a LED light alarm, but he can only send you pre-recorded voice messages and emojis. The LG model comes with some extra features, the device is equipped with a touch screen that allows your kid to call you with a swipe and even change the watch face he wants, the GizmoGadget is also packed with a pedometer to track your active kid’s activities, well, i don’t know if you need that!

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Both devices are equipped with GPS so you can know about your child location, and by using a companion app, you can set up geographic boundary in which you want your kid to stay, once those boundaries are exceeded, a phone alert will be received to let you know and let you do what you have to do, you know, everyone has its own ways to raise his kid. GizmoGadget and GizmoPal 2 are also dust and waterproof, something necessary for those little cute people that loves the mud!

The devices are available in pink, red, dark blue and light blue colors along with interchangeable watchbands, the GizmoGadget will cost you $159 while the GizmoPal 2 is cheaper with a price of $80, and while you’re using Verizon, a $5 monthly subscription fee will be also necessary.