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LG G Watch review: A dull container for Google's exciting new smartwatch OS

At a Glance

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  • LG G Watch
    2.5/5
    $230.00

    Android Wear is a solid step forward in smartwatch interface design, but LG's implementation is uninspired and costs $30 more than Samsung's very similar hardware.

LG G Watch

2.5/5

At a Glance

Android Wear is a solid step forward in smartwatch interface design, but LG's implementation is uninspired and costs $30 more than Samsung's very similar hardware.

Price when rated: $230

Pros

  • Easy to attach wristband.
  • Convenient charging cradle.
  • It runs Android Wear!

Cons

  • More expensive than slightly better competition.
  • Impossible to read in sunlight.
  • Extremely boring industrial design.
  • Poor battery life.
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