LG has just announced the round counterpart to its first Android Wear smartwatch, the stunning LG G Watch R. And if what the company is showing off today ends up resembling the real deal when it’s released later this year, the competition has their work cut out for them.
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When Motorola’s Moto 360 first became official, the tech community went nuts for its sleek, traditional round design. Today, reputable Samsung blog SamMobile is reporting that Samsung is working on a round smartwatch of its own to go head-to-head with the Moto 360 and recently-teased LG G Watch R.
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Tech giant HP is teaming up with designer Michael Bastian and luxury retailer Gilt in an effort to create a luxury smartwatch. The luxury smartwatch will reportedly feature a round display, 44mm stainless steel case and three interchangeable watchbands of black rubber, brown leather and olive nylon. From the concept design, we can see three ... Read More »
According to a new rumor out of blog TK Tech News, HTC is readying its first entry into the smartwatch arena that will run Android Wear and will be called the HTC One Wear.
TK Tech News claims to have not just heard rumors on the device, but actually seen one demoed. Apparently it will come in both ... Read More »
Can’t get enough Moto 360? Don’t worry, we can’t either. While we pine for a solid release date, price and other information on the Android Wear-powered smartwatch, we’ll gladly take any other details that we can get. Today we’re getting some thanks to an interview with Motorola’s Senior Vice President of Supply Chain and Operations, ... Read More »
In order to measure the success of something, we tend to measure it against something else. For example, when talking about the success of Android, it’s often pointed out just how much of the global smartphone market share the platform holds. When talking about the success of iOS, it’s not uncommon to read about web ... Read More »
Samsung’s first Galaxy Gear smartwatch was running Android, so it was fairly simple for developers to get started creating apps for the device. With the new Gear series, Samsung has dropped the Galaxy name and Android OS, opting for Tizen instead. This means making apps for developers will be a little more complicated.
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After the lackluster performance of the original Galaxy Gear, Samsung has to be thrilled with the response that their Tizen-powered wearables are getting. Most of the praise, however, is lavished on the Gear Fit rather than the more traditional looking smartwatches in their lineup. The GSMA (the organization responsible for Mobile ... Read More »
Not content with two new smartwatches, Samsung has announced a third wearable option this Mobile World Congress in the form of a fitness band. It’s called the Gear Fit, and it comes with a full color, curved 1.84-inch Super AMOLED display.
Functionality-wise, Gear Fit does little to stand out from the crowd. The ... Read More »