LG Watch W7 was announced alongside the LG V40 ThinQ as the first hybrid Wear OS watch

Android smartwatches may be approximately as lifeless of a form factor as Android tablets, but that isn’t always preventing OEMs from continuing to pump out these little programs of wrist-hooked up unhappiness. The latest is LG’s “hybrid” smartwatch, the Watch W7, which one-ups the same old wear OS hardware bundle by way of slapping bodily, analog watch hands on top of the display.

LG Watch W7 Hybrid Smartwatch Design

The analog watch part of the LG Watch W7, made by way of Swiss watch issue producer Soprod SA, works independently from put on OS and basically shall we the watch remaining for a hundred days in a simple time-telling mode.

With the OLED show and wear OS related, the LG Watch W7 lasts two days, similar to many different smartwatches.

The Watch W7 capabilities an IP rating of sixty eight, this means that you can convey it with you on adventures and take comfort in understanding that you may carry on the use of these devices. subsidized by the worldwide widespread rating of IP68 way the Watch W7 is fit sufficient to resist dust, dust and sand, and are immune to submersion as much as a most depth of 4.9′ underwater for up to 30 minutes.

LG Watch W7 Hybrid Smartwatch Features

Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100
1.2-inch LCD, 360×360 pixels, 300 ppi
768MB RAM
4GB storage
240-mAh battery
1.75 by 0.51 by 1.79 inches (44 by 13 by 45 mm)
2.8 ounces (79 grams)
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth 4.2
IP68 water and dust resistant
Accelerometer, gyro, magnetic, pressure, compass, altimeter, barometer

LG Watch W7 Hybrid Smartwatch Price

The Watch W7 will go for $450, which is a lot considering its lack of features – though it does seem to be going for those focused on aesthetic rather than fitness. It’ll be available for pre-order on and go on sale next week at Best Buy.

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