Google, LG Android Wear 2.0 smartwatches now expected on Feb. 8


Google and LG’s Android Wear 2.0 smartwatches were slated to be introduced on February 9. However, according to popular tipster Evan Blass aka @evleaks, Watch Sport and Watch Style smartwatches will now be announced a day before on February 8.


Android Wear 2.0 is also officially expected to be announced on February 8. LG Watch Sport is tipped to sport a 1.38-inch display with a resolution of 480×480 and be 14.2mm thin. It will feature IP68 certification, 768MB, 4GB of storage, a 430mAh battery, Wi-Fi, 3G and LTE and Bluetooth. The watch will also come equipped with GPS, NFC, a heart-rate monitor and Android Pay. It will be available in titanium and dark blue variants.

The LG Watch Style will reportedly have a 1.2-inch display at a resolution of 360×360 and it will be 10.8mm thin. Other features include 512MB RAM, 4GB of storage space, 240mAh battery, IP67 water and dust resistance and Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. It will be available in titanium, silver, and rose gold variants. The LG Watch Style is also said to come with swappable bands support.

The LG Watch Style is expected to be priced at $249 while the LG Watch Sport will be priced at $349.

Author: Sneha Bokil

Sneha Bokil is a tech enthusiast and is currently using OnePlus 3T but she still treasures her Nokia N70 (M). You can follow her on Twitter @snehabokil and on Google+