LG G Watch could be released immediately after Google I/O
Most probably, Android Wear (which powers the G Watch) will also be detailed during Google I/O. Besides Android Wear, the LG G Watch features a dust- and water-resistant body, an always-on 1.65-inch display, and 4GB of internal memory.
It’s said that the G Watch will cost less than £180 in the UK, where it’s supposed to be launched “before July.” Should we expect the smartwatch to cost less than $200 in the US? Perhaps not, since £180 means $300 at current exchange rates. Anyway, we’ll certainly hear more about the device in the near future.
The G Watch will be the world’s first Android Wear-based product. Later this year, other smartwatches running Android Wear will be introduced by Motorola (Moto 360), Samsung, and other companies.
source: News1 (translated)
1. MarkArigayo (Posts: 240; Member since: 18 Dec 2013)
Waiting for an in-depth review, especially in battery life and connectivity. Probably it's the best companion for G2. Who knows.
2. Anshulonweb (Posts: 348; Member since: 07 Feb 2014)
I am still not convinced enough to buy a smartwatch yet......
8. Taters (Posts: 3512; Member since: 28 Jan 2013)
I would get a smart watch over a regular watch if the smart watch looked just as good.
The moto 360 is almost there. Just needs to be slightly thinner and smaller.
4. camera531 (Posts: 169; Member since: 30 Jun 2012)
I'll wait for the review on this and then consider the Moto 360, depending on the LG review.
6. Edward_bly (Posts: 202; Member since: 11 Dec 2013)
It should, because it would be running the Android wear software. It will be compatible with any android device. (I think that you need to at least have 4.2)
7. 0xFFFF (Posts: 3606; Member since: 16 Apr 2014)
Somehow I think the smartwatch is the new 3D television. Technology in search of a real market need.