Presented a smart watch LG Watch Sport and the Watch Style, equipped with screens POLED and supporting Google Assistant
As promised, today Google and LG introduced smart watch and Watch Sport Watch Style.
Let’s start with price and availability. Model Watch Style will cost 250 or $ 280 depending on the color (rose gold will be more expensive), while the Watch Sport will have to pay for $ 350. Both models will be available in the online store Google Store. In this Style Watch will also be sold in the shops Best Buy, and the Watch Sport will offer operators such as AT&T and Verizon. The reason lies in the availability of the modem for cellular communications in the second model. Buy new items will be day after tomorrow.
Watch Watch Style is not only cheaper Watch Sport, but more compact. Not to say that they are focused purely on the female audience, but probably women among the buyers of these hours will be more. The model dimensions are x 42,3 45,7 x 10.8 mm. the Watch comes with a POLED display with a diagonal of 1.2 inches with a resolution of 360 x 360 pixels, which is covered by glass Gorilla glass 3. It is based on Snapdragon SoC 2100 Wear, which is complemented by 512 MB RAM and 4 GB of flash memory. The battery capacity of 240 mA·h, supports wireless charging technology, but this also applies to the second model. The rest include protection against water (IP67), the presence of modules Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, as well as three color options: black, titanium and pink gold.
Model Watch Sport not in vain is more expensive. First, it is equipped with modules, GPS and NFC. The latter is used to support the payments service Android Pay. Secondly, as already mentioned, this watch allow you to use a SIM card and LTE support. Also the Watch Sport has a heart rate sensor, the battery has a large capacity (430 mAh), better protection from water (IP68) and more RAM (768 MB). In addition, the display, the same technology characterized by a diagonal of 1.38 inches at a resolution of 480 x 480 pixels. The dimensions of this model are to 45.4 x 51.2 x 14.2 mm two Color options: titanium and dark blue. Special attention should strap. He fixed and made it for the reason that it includes extra antenna for wireless modules. External differences are visible in the photographs.
It should also be noted that both models, despite a full round displays have ambient light sensors. They are located under the screen. Exactly the same technology is implemented in hours and Samsung Gear S2, and S3, but in the case of watches with Android Wear this design solution is used for the first time.
It remains to add that both models are running the new Android Wear OS 2.0 that supports voice assistant Google Assistant.