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Samsung Gear Live review: It's the world's best smartwatch, but probably not for long

At a Glance
  • Samsung Gear Live

    PCWorld Rating

    The Gear Live is the best hardware expression of the world's best smartwatch OS. But Samsung's reign will be short unless it innovates in key areas.

At a Glance
  • PCWorld Rating

    The Gear Live is the best hardware expression of the world's best smartwatch OS. But Samsung's reign will be short unless it innovates in key areas.

    Pros

    • The right price.
    • More interesting industrial design than the G Watch.
    • Better display specs than G Watch.

    Cons

    • Almost illegible display in sunlight.
    • Annoying strap and charging adapter.
    • Poor battery life.

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