The larger screen, the bigger battery, and a number of special features has made the LG Watch Sport the leading Android Wear smartwatch. Featuring Android Wear 2.0, the LG Watch Sport is a huge improvement from other existing Android watches, and it lets the smartwatch to perform well under various circumstances—whether you are an athlete or a serious businessperson who wants an AI on your wrist. In fact, if you want to introduce smartwatches to your BYOD policy in the office, this smartwatch should be one of the devices you should consider. A seasoned IT consulting company should be able to help you determine if the LG Watch Sport could be a good fit for your business and to your daily needs. Here are some features of the watch you may want to know about:

  • Looks – LG Watch Sport has a huge face, which may feel a bit chunky, plain, and cumbersome for some users. The non-removable and wide polyurethane band may not be appropriate for business or formal wear, too, so it might be more appropriate for a non-corporate or non-formal workplace.
  • Performance – Smartwatches typically omit the rotating crown, but the LG Watch Sport still has that feature for an easier way to set and optimize its performance. The screen is reportedly good and the watch rarely lags. However, some users may find the battery life to be insufficient, especially if you will need to rely on the watch for the whole day. One way to save battery is to turn off the LTE service to disable cellular function.
  • Functions – The top button is set to launch the Google Fit workout by default, and the bottom button is the shortcut to Android Pay, but you can easily customize the buttons of LG Watch Sport. However, keep in mind that shortcuts work only from the watch face. The smartwatch is rated IP68 for dust and water resistance. Hence, it should still be able to run smoothly even after being immersed in 1.5 meters of water for 30 minutes, and dust should not cause it to malfunction. When you leave your phone, use the LG Watch Sport’s built-in GPS for a run or a bike ride. It will map and track your workout from Google Fit.

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