LG has officially unveiled “smart” watches Watch, Watch Sport and Style. Both models created in collaboration with Google and running Android Wear 2.0.
Watch, Watch Sport and Style are based on the Snapdragon Wear 2100 with a clock frequency of 1.1 GHz and is equipped with 512/768 MB of RAM and 4 GB of flash memory. The device includes a POLED display, Gorilla glass 3. In the presence of modules Wi-Fi and Bluetooth buttons with scroll wheel to interact with the interface as the Apple Watch, a set of sensors (accelerometer, gyroscope, light sensor) and support for wireless charging technology.
The rest of the models differ. Resolution 1.2-inch screen LG Watch Style is 360 x 360 pixels, the battery capacity is 240 mAh. IP67 protects the watch from dust moisture. The size of the gadget – 42,3 x 45,7 x 10.8 mm.
A more advanced modification of the LG Watch Sport received a 1.38-inch screen with a resolution of 480 x 480 pixels, protected by standard IP68, the battery 430 mAh battery, heart rate monitor, GPS modules, LTE and NFC. The latter allows you to pay hours in the countries where the payment system works Android Pay. The dimensions of this model are to 45.4 x 51.2 x 14.2 mm.
Both handsets are on Android Wear 2.0, the latest version of the OS for wearable electronics. Google announced it back in may of 2016, but later moved the release at the beginning of 2017. OS supports Google’s voice assistant Assistant.
In addition to the new design, the system offers customization of watch faces, support for third-party applications, the “freedom” from the smartphone and some other innovations.
Model Style LG Watch will cost $250 or $280 depending on the color (rose gold more expensive), whereas for the LG Watch Sport already have to pay $350. Both models can be ordered in the online store Google 10 Feb.