LG Watch W7 To Launch Along With LG V40 ThinQ
LG is reportedly set to launch the LG Watch W7 running Google’s latest Wear OS. The launch will be held along with that of the LG V40 ThinQ. The smartwatch had been revealed back in April, but more details and confirmations have surfaced only now.
The device is set to launch on 3rd October and is pitted to compete against the Apple Watch 4. This is due to the fact that is has the lated Wear OS and Qualcomm’s flagship processor for smartwatches, The Snapdragon wear 3100.The Snapdragon wear 3100 is designed exclusively for smartwatches and uses the ultra low-power system architecture. This results in better battery life and personalised experiences. The processor has 32 bit Quad Core A7 processors, an integrated DSP and a low power processor.
Half a year later, this will launch alongside the LG V40 ThinQ as the LG Watch W7. https://t.co/vEXJ6BOvvG
— Evan Blass (@evleaks) September 28, 2018
The update is through a tweet by a noted leakster who says that the watch is set to launch along with the new LG V40 ThinQ. According to reports, the watch has a 1.2 inch screen with a 360 x 360 LCD Display. It has 768 MB of RAM and 4 GB of internal storage. It is also water and dust resistant. One interesting feature is that the device is rumoured to have analogue watch hands, which will save battery life. The watch is said to have a battery life of around 100 days on a single charged when used solely as an analogue device, with the Wear OS disabled. It features a 240 mAh battery. Additionally, once the battery depletes, the device will continue to track time for around four days.
The LG Watch W7 is equipped with Wi-F, Bluetooth 4.2 and a USB-C port for connectivity. It will however, not feature cellular capabilities or NFC. More details about the device will be known at its upcoming launch on 3rd October.