LG presented an unusual smart watch Watch W7. In addition to the interface Wear OS from Google, the round dial displays a mechanical arrow.
The product has the already outdated Snapdragon chipset 2100 Wear presented over two years ago, 768 MB RAM and storage is 4 GB. Touchscreen display with a diagonal of 1.2 inches has a resolution of 360×360 pixels, and the battery capacity is 240 mAh. The housing is protected against dust and water according to the IP68 standard, wireless modules are Bluetooth 4.2 and Wi-Fi.
Massive watch with a size of 44.5×45,4×12,9 mm and a weight of 79.5 g will be able to work with OS Wear up to two days, then two days will remain active physical hands. Without an operating system the battery will be sufficient for 100 days operation of the mechanism.
As arrows are placed on top of the screen, LG had to solve the problem of hiding the screen contents under them. Press on the top of the three physical buttons moves the content higher or lower depending on the context, and shifts the arrows in horizontal line.
W7 LG Watch will be available in the US on 7 October at a price of $ 450 (~29 700 rubles).