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I/O Poll: Buying the G Watch or Gear Live?

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The first Android Wear watches are now available, so what do you think – are you buying one? As of today, you can pre-order the LG G Watch or Samsung Gear Live and have them at your front door within a couple of weeks. Or are you holding out for the Moto 360, which Google would only continue to confirm is “coming this summer”? Or are you not interested at all?

It’s time for some I/O-related polls. First up – are you buying either the G Watch or Gear Live?

Buying the LG G Watch or Samsung Gear Live?

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  • BoFiS

    Waiting for the 360 or you know, something less huge that’s also round 😉

  • Scott

    I placed an order for the G Watch, but since it won’t ship until July 3rd and I won’t get it until 3-5 days later, I would have until July 21-23 (15 day return period) to make a decision on whether I want to keep it or return it for a Moto 360… here’s hoping we get more info before then!

  • tock

    I like how the second most popular vote, under Moto 360, is not buying a smart watch at all. Also, the audible sigh of the audience during IO when they announced that the 360 wouldn’t be available until late summer… priceless.

  • Pdewet

    So even though the Gear Live is running android wear its still only compatible with Samsung phones? This is from the play store…”The Samsung Gear Live is compatible with all Samsung phones running Android 4.3, Jelly Bean™”…If so that is such a huge NO go because my next phone will probably not be a Samsung

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  • SO afraid of the 360’s limited availability… we’ve got over 5000 rabid DL fans ready to pounce the minute it goes on sale

    • LionStone

      6500+ now…

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  • mustbepbs

    Still haven’t found a use case for myself to drop $200+ on it. It’s basically a less functional phone on your wrist. I’d rather just take the device that I pay exorbitant amounts of money for out of my pocket and use it than drop even more money on something to make me “fashionable”, AKA “lazy”.

  • Fooer

    Serves no purpose for me, so I’m going with the “Not buying it” option. I can’t imagine using this thing for anything

  • Saw those results coming from a mile away. Should drive the price of the G and Gear down for me to add to my watch collection.

  • Anthony

    Where is the option “Waiting to see if I can port Android Wear to my Gear 2”? I hope this becomes a possibility.

  • pyro74boy .

    I’m not buying anyone of these watches. They are all gimmicks in my opinion and just a waste of money. I will go out and buy a real watch and have better battery life vs ANY smart-watch and not have to worry about recharging the battery every few days.

    • Ryan N

      I see your point. But this is a different niche than a regular watch. Serves a different purpose. That’s like someone favoring a flip phone over a smart phone. Yeah, the battery may last longer in the flip but it’s a product for a different market.

      • pyro74boy .

        To tell you the truth I miss the old school flip phones and the great battery life they have. I hope that someone like Samsung or LG brings the old flip style design back to the U.S market. I have seen some Samsung flip style phones running Android outside the U.S and I really wish they would bring something like this back to the good old USA. These Smart-watches are going to have to come way down in price before I will even think about buying one of them.

      • tootowe

        That was a great analogy.

  • James Vincent

    I’ll have any Android smart watch as long as it ain’t Samsung. But I’m gonna see where we are at nxt year.

  • djdsf

    Another thing I have to ask, is why is the G Watch $30 more? The Gear Live has an extra sensor (Heart Rate) and better screen resolution. The only thing offsetting the G Watch from the Gear Live is the extra 100mAh of battery which is kinda negated by the addition of the heart rate monitor in the Gear Live.

    So, why am I paying $30 extra for essentially less of a watch?

    • discstu37

      I too have been searching high and low to find the answer to this question. To make matters worse, the pricing is actually flipped in EU. That being said, I have a Mio Alpha which takes heart rate from the wrist and is persistent when running, and it can be a good barometer, but shouldn’t be the end all be all. Yes, I see the benefit, but ultimately, I want the device that’s going to give me the most “stock” experience, and I think we all know that when it comes to these manufacturers, that’s NOT going to be a Samsung product.

  • djdsf

    I really want an Android Wear device, now, my only problem here is that I have no idea what the specs of the Moto 360 will be. Yes the 360 has a beautiful design, but as with anything tech, the specs also matter. I think I might have to buy the G Watch as my daily wearer and then buy the 360 when it comes out, hopefully with better specs (Battery and resolution) as my “Night/Dress” watch.

    • discstu37

      TBH if I am looking for fashion at the $250+ price point I’ll buy an actual dress watch. Android Wear, to me, is akin to wearing a Nike Fuelband or Fitbit Flex.

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  • MrWicket

    I like the G Watch, wish I could justify the cost for any smart watch cause it’s the one I’d buy.

  • Patrick Crumpler

    Got the G-watch today. Will get the Motorola in August when it comes out. And probably sell the LG. Who knows? It’s a great looking watch to me, the LG, so is the Moto, looks like I’ll have some options.

  • Matt Dobilas

    Ordered the G and I’ll pick up a 360 when it comes out. I understand people waiting for the “perfect” phone, but this is an accessory so why not get 1 or 2 or 3?

  • NexusMan

    Most definitely waiting for the Moto 360…but kinda tempted to get a white G Watch ALSO.-

  • JMonkeYJ

    I have a feeling the next generation will be substantially smaller, so I’ll wait and see how those turn out.

    • NexusMan

      I may buy one of those too, but I’m definitely buying this time around…different watches for different days.

  • Six83

    The SQUARE watch is a design travesty… I’ll wait for moto 360

  • BrianBrick

    None of the above. Waiting til I see more android wear products and what kind of sensors are available to work with android fit

  • Joe P

    I already have a T-Mo G3, I think the G Watch will be a great companion.

  • sr_erick

    I snagged the G Watch to hold me over until the Moto 360 is available. I might sell it at that time, or hang on to it, as it may be nice to rock a square watch with some attire.

    • NexusMan

      How much did it come up to after tax and shipping?

      • John Wilson

        I just picked one up too and it was $253.33 with taxes and shipping.

      • sr_erick

        $263 after tax and two day shipping, in MN.

  • NikolaiVolkov

    I have the original Galaxy Gear and uploaded Tizen on to it, but I would much rather have Android Wear, hopefully the amazing devs figure out how to do it, stylewise though, I agree the Moto360 still looks way better

  • Cael

    I like the look of the G watch better than the Gear live. I like the specs of the Gear live better than the G watch. So I’ll pass for now.

    If Moto 360 has the specs (it already has the looks) then I’m sold.

    • kashtrey

      Same here. I kind of want to pick up the G Watch or Gear Live for now AND get a 360 later, but I prefer the internals of the Live and the externals of the G.

    • NexusMan

      Specs? Meaning heartrate sensor? What else is there that is such a differentiator spec wise? I can actually see at least 2 specs of the G Watch that are better than the Gear Live.

  • Suman Gandham

    Smart band, maybe.

    Smart watch, no thanks.

  • Orion

    360 all the way. I’m guessing its going to be launched along with the new moto x.

    • kashtrey

      That’s what I’m thinking/hoping. I think Motorola wanted their own big event so the reveal didn’t get buried under the rest of IO news. I also think 360 has to launch with X+1 since, even though 360 is probably the smartwatch of the year, having an event just for the 360 seems like overkill.

      • jamaall

        I’m betting on August 1st. Last year, the Droids were released July 23rd, and the Moto X was August 1st. So it would make sense that they release it at the same time.

        • kashtrey

          I’m hoping next week haha Only because I dropped my X and it appears to have broken my GPS, I’d send it in for a warranty replacement but then I’d get back an unrootable X and not be able to Wifi Tether. I’ve had to break out my old Xoom to be able to GPS stuff which hasn’t be fun. haha

          • jamaall

            I hope its only next week too. They announced it in March and the wait is killing me for my Moto 360. Just take my money already!

          • Sankyou

            If you have TMobile you can just unlock the bootloader. They still honored my warranty with an unlocked bootloader when the torch went out.

        • NexusMan

          Didnt someone tip the new Moto X to launch in September this year?

      • NexusMan

        the 360 is the +1

  • Tali Weinstein

    i kinda think the samsung gear live is under rated. Its cheaper than the LG, its got better build quality than the LG, and if you are into fitness (like I am) then its got a heart rate sensor which the LG doesn’t. The only problem is the battery. its 25% smaller. But for me thats not a problem because they will both last one day and the LG will need to be charged every night anyways so i don’t have a problem with that personally.

    • NexusMan

      how exactly is the build quality better?

      • Maxim∑

        The design is a lot better

        • NexusMan

          That’s not the same thing. Design and Build quality are completely different things.

  • breadable

    I need to hear how cheap and plasticky the Samsung Gear Live is. It looks pretty nice to me

  • clay

    ordered the LG watch as a pebble replacement. i might switch to the moto360, but early adopter gotta early adopt.

    Cant wait to put my NATO band thats on my pebble on my LG G watch.

  • Stephen D

    Between the two, the Samsung watch. I think it looks nicer. That said, while it’s tempting to buy it, I’m holding out for the Moto 360, which looks so nice.

  • Laki S.

    There needs to be another option for those (like me) who intend to buy two

    • NexusMan

      my sentiments exactly.

  • coolsilver

    I kinda like the Moto 360 with metal band. I almost want to get one the others since they don’t look as fancy for now and get a 360 later in the year.

    • coolsilver

      I think I can live without the heart rate monitor. Gear looks kinda bleh and I didn’t care for them when friend bought one. I’m almost set on the LG G Watch.

      • coolsilver

        I been sitting here flirting with the buy button 🙁

        • NexusMan

          I’m so right there with you man, in every way. Can’t wait to hear what you decide.

          • coolsilver

            I finally did. LG. I have smaller wrists. The gear would felt awkward.

          • NexusMan

            What color?

          • coolsilver

            Black. Goes with almost everything. Bands can be changed but didn’t like the gold on bottom.

  • Arty McBert

    -Google shows off Android Wear
    -No Moto 360

    Yeah, no. I couldn’t care less of the LG or Samsung smart watches. The latter is probably filled with Samsung bloat.

  • dannyWHITE

    Definitely getting a G watch since everyone and they momma getting a 360.

    • Nikuliai

      because that makes sense…

      too mainstream?

    • NexusMan

      lol

  • dannyWHITE

    More than likely the 360 will be classified as a premium smartwatch so im expecting a price tag between 270 and 350. For that I’d rather just buy a real watch.

    • NexusMan

      lol. A “real watch,” meaning one that tells time…oh wait, these do that.

      • dannyWHITE

        No…a real watch meaning a Bulova, Casio, etc.

        • NexusMan

          Still not following. What is the function of a watch and what makes it “real.” And does the same apply to other items? Do you also only buy “real phones,” made by Western Electric, etc?

    • KleenDroid

      In the early 70’s I wanted a Timex.

      Then about 79 I was so excited to get one of the early Casio’s with timer, alarm… 🙂

      Mid 70’s they had digital watches with red numbers that you had to push the button to see.

      Of course you were lucky if got one of those new Texas Instruments calculators with the red numbers in the mid 79’s.

      I’ve always liked getting new technology.

  • Gear Live for me. I’m afraid of LG. With the exception of the G3 which I’m about ready to give up on

    • dannyWHITE

      Will launch mid July. Dont give up.

      • Oh trust me I’m trying but the G3 is giving me blue balls. I’ve never been so teased in my life. I’ve been to the store a couple times to play with the G2 to kinda get familiar with what the G3 may be like.

        • dannyWHITE

          Oh its definitely a HUGE improvement on the G2. In hand it feels GREAT for a 5.5″ display. And those bezels…I’d say best looking device of the year by far!

          • Imagine the G3 with Android L OMG!!!! Beautifully designed device matched with the new beautifully designed OS.. Ok I’m done im just getting myself more hyped up..

  • tdurden64111

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  • Andrew Knighton

    The LG today then after I recoup my cash from vacation and this maybe the 360 will drop. But I’ll eventually get the 360. I have no will power.

    • NexusMan

      What is making you get the G Watch? I’m feeling just like you, but havent pressed that buy button yet. Curious why others are getting it along with the 360.

      • Android_09

        I think the nice thing about a watch is that you can have more than one of them and interchange them daily without it being a hassle. So it might be nice to have two different styles of a smartwatch. That’s just my thinking/reasoning to justify buying both haha. I just haven’t pressed the buy button either. I’m just going to wait for it to come to stores so I can play with it firsthand and determine which is better.

        • NexusMan

          I agree. That’s why I’m getting more than 1 too. 🙂 I’m curious as to why people getting the G Watch choose it over the Gear Live.

          • Android_09

            I think it’s simply because all samesung did was throw android wear on the basically the same hardware as the other gears. They do nothing anymore to show that they are better than anyone else. They are the true epitome of copying. People are looking for fresh new ideas, not repackaged ideas that have seemed to remain basically the same for 3 years. It’s apple with a different logo. I would really love to HTC make some kind of smartwatch. I think it will be really nice to look at and will be different than what we are seeing so far. As for me, I’m going with the g watch and moto 360 as long as HTC doesn’t drop some type of hint that they will be releasing a watch in the immediate future.

          • NexusMan

            In all fairness, though, the Gear does have a heartrate sensor, which none of the others has. And additionally, while they are using their same recycled design, it is THEIR design. It is an original design, that looks nothing like LG’s or Moto’s. How easy could it have been to ape LG’s generic black rectangle. Like you, I wish we could have seen something from HTC by now.

        • Mike H.

          Yeah one for working out and stuff and one for going out to dinner with the lady.

      • Android_09

        Plus, if you preorder, you aren’t going to get it any sooner than people who are going to buy it in the store so you might as well wait so that you can get some hands on time before making the purchase, especially with a new product like this where no one has really gotten to spend much time with it to determine if it’s nice/worth it or not.

        • NexusMan

          Only thing with preordering is you are guaranteed to get it. There’s always the possibility of you not being able to obtain it after its launch. Especially, if you’re not available to snag it within the 1st few days.

  • Phillies3429

    That was great when everyone moaned during keynote when they said “and…Moto 360 will be available later this summer.”

    • kashtrey

      That was my favorite part, along with the massive chorus of applause and cheers when they revealed io attendees would get one when it is released. I’m almost convinced that Motorola didn’t want to share the spotlight with LG/Samsung today and delayed their release of 360 to have their own event. It’s the smartwatch with the most buzz so far and having it’s own event where the news doesn’t get lost in the hype of io will probably pay dividends.

      • CrossingFingers4Moto

        If Moto is going to have their own event, they better have something more than a watch and new phone that doesn’t look like a low level POS

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  • Evan

    bought the G watch to give it a shot. I want the 360 but just like my regular watches i have more than one.

    • coolsilver

      I’ve thought the same thing. I don’t have more than one but I could depending on what I am wearing.

      • Evan

        Yeah, I have a couple watches that i wear depending on what i’m wearing so it could be the same.

    • kashtrey

      I’m considering picking up the Live because it has a heart rate monitor (G watch doesn’t) and I feel it would be a good fitness watch but definitely want the 360 as well. My reservation with the 360 is that I think it’s more fashion oriented, the build seems like it may end up being a little too bulky/heavy to run with, and therefore may not include a heart rate monitor.

      • NexusMan

        DO we know if you can run with the Gear Live and use the heartrate monitor? From what I hear, the heartrate sensor on Samsung’s other products don’t work unless you are standing still.

        • Maxim∑

          Gear 2 heart rate can work constantly as long as you have the timer on

          • Fooer

            What technology does it use?

  • George

    The Moto 360 looks great but I just don’t wear things on my wrists. I stopped wearing watches in 1997. I could change my mind if the functionality gets too good to pass up.

  • Marc

    I don’t care how “smart” a watch is if it looks like a smartphone strapped to my arm instead of a watch I’ll pass. Hopefully the 360 looks as good in person as it does in the renders I’ve seen.

  • nosedive94

    I’m waiting to see what Fossil and HTC do. So far the 360 seems like the only one worth buying. I admittedly almost grabbed the G Watch on impulse.

    • coolsilver

      I’m stuck between the two. Almost say the samsung for me but kinda hate where the band meets.

      • kashtrey

        Ya that taper ruins it for me. I rather have it be a slab connected to the band instead for forcing the curve.

  • Android_09

    I want HTC to make one so we can have a genuinely great build quality.

    • kashtrey

      Because you can’t get that with Motorola?

      • Android_09

        No I really don’t think I can, the m8 stomps the moto x into the floor and then some with the build quality.

        • kashtrey

          What you’re talking about is build material no build quality. The Moto X is a solidly built and thoughtfully designed phone, it just happens to be made out of plastic instead of metal. The 360 is already confirmed to be metal and rumored to be using sapphire glass so the build materials will be there to accompany Motorola’s track record of great build quality.

  • droidrazredge

    Moto 360 for me!! I just love the circular look more than the square design. I also trust them with build quality if the device is going to be 230$+

    • jamaall

      I’m thinking $249 just like Motorola previously estimated. Its a good price considering it has the best design and wireless charging.

      • kashtrey

        And it also gives a nice price range for Android year, 199, 229, 249. I’m anticipating starting at 249 though for a leather strap and being at least 30 more (279) for the metal band.

        • jamaall

          Exactly. I wonder if standard watch bands will fit it? I’d think so.

  • Android_09

    There should be an option for waiting until it comes to stores because if I pre-order it I won’t get it until then anyway. This way I can determine if it’s worth the price instead of a stupid impulse buy when no one has even had hands on time with either of them yet?

    • droidrazredge

      Tim and Kellen both got them from the Google Swag Bad today. They’ll probably be able to give us a thorough review and hands on experience within a few days

      • coolsilver

        Though at that point you’ll be waiting 3-4 weeks than the already two

      • Android_09

        I thought that they weren’t getting them until they were released. Then they would be mailed to them.

  • BiggiePhat

    Does the samsung watch only work with Samsung phones? Seems to indicate that…

    • coolsilver

      Only previous Non-Android Wear versions.

    • NexusMan

      I peeped that it confusingly says that on the Play Store page, but later says it will work on any Android phone running 4.3 or higher.

  • Kevin Guinn

    The build of the LG just reminds of of the cheap looking build of the first pebble watch. My friend had that and it was all scratched up and gross looking. Not sure I can be happy with having spent $230 for that.

    • Laki S.

      LG has gorilla glass. The first Pebble was made with a cheap plastic with some kind of coating on it. I backed it on Kickstarter and sold it immediately when I realized how cheap it looked and felt.

      • kashtrey

        Ya, the face on the Pebble was horrible. My first one got scratched super quickly, then there was some problem so I returned, got a replacement, and found a great screen protector thing.

      • mustbepbs

        Because Gorilla Glass never gets scratched.

        /s

        • Laki S.

          I didn’t say that. What I did say that was that the Pebble was made of cheap plastic. And I’m pretty sure that would scratch way easier than gorilla glass. So calm down.

  • Kris Cortez

    Waiting for the moto 360. Just really diggin the circular design. We’ve got plenty of squares with our phones.

  • Jon

    I just ordered the Black LG watch. It’s the first to ship and that’s what decided it for me. I’ll probably buy the Moto 360 later when it arrives.

    • DonSerrot

      Now watch both ship together.

    • coolsilver

      Looks like the Samsung is more in demand. Dates show LG may go first.

      • NexusMan

        Nothing to do with demand. From the announcement, the LG was ALWAYS supposed to ship 1st.

  • argeebee99

    I’m still waiting for this fad of smart watches to pass… like 3D TV’s.

    • AbeVilla

      Won’t happen. Majority of people pull out their phone to tell the time when they are wearing a watch. Now the game is changing because they can access time as well as their mobile computing on the fly. This is going to be mainstream in a couple of years.

    • I don’t see this passing. Of course I also love my 3D TV, even though I don’t watch a ton of 3D, I do love The LEGO Movie in 3D! 🙂

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    • tdurden64111

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    • NexusMan

      like telephones. and automobiles. and aeroplanes.

  • BiggiePhat

    What about both? I bought both so can compare for myself. Either that or I have both ordered so when I read comparisons I can decide which to send back 🙂

    These are all temporary until the moto360 of course :). Maybe I’ll keep a square one and the moto360 depending on outfit.

  • Droid Ronin

    lol at the overwhelming votes for Moto360.

    • Charles Walker

      The best things come to those who wait. 😉

    • kashtrey

      Almost as lol as when they announced the 360 wouldn’t be up for preorder today and the whole io audience collectively aww’d.

  • Charlie R.

    1-day battery life like these two watches have won’t cut it.

    Hopefully the 360 can do better.

    • Why not? I leave my devices on the charger every night when I sleep.

      • Cory S

        How nice for you. Personally, I already plug in a phone, tablet, and wireless ear buds every night. I’d prefer not to have one more thing to track daily.

    • jamaall

      The Moto 360 has wireless charging. Is it really that hard to place it on the charging mat when you go to sleep?

      • Charlie R.

        For one, I’m spoiled on the week long charge I consistently get with my Pebble.

        Also, I have an old Sony smartwatch that also had 1-day battery life and I PROMISE that it becomes a pain charging something else every night over time.

        • jamaall

          I mean, its not like I’ve owned a phone for many years and a tablet for a few years. I charge both almost every night, and it’s really not a pain. I have a bunch of chargers next to my bed and I plug them in when I go to sleep. Not a problem for me.

      • kashtrey

        Lots of people like to sleep with their watch on. Having to take it off every night to charge could be an unnecessary hassle for these people. One of the goals for a wearable should be to become as close to a “part of your body” as possible, taking a part of your body on and off every night isn’t something most people want to do.

        • jamaall

          I guess I’m weird then, I’d never sleep with my watch on. It would really only take few seconds to take it off and place it on a mat. #firstworldproblems

          • kashtrey

            Oh for sure, I don’t think it’s a big issue but it’s definitely an annoyance.

          • NexusMan

            Not more of an annoyance than being buzzed awake constantly throughout the night, each time your smartwatch that you refuse to take off, vibrated on your wrist with a new notification.

        • NexusMan

          Lol. unnecessary hassle….now THOSE people need to find more important things to worry about.

          • Cory S

            Or flip that around and your smart watch buzzes you awake to a silent alarm you have setup in order to not bother your spouse. Or, in order to track your sleep.

            Some people are so out to refute a persons concern that they really don’t open their minds up much.

          • NexusMan

            As long as you make sure to remember to take the time to silence every other possible notification each night, before you go to bed to avoid being woken up unintentionally, as I stated in my previous comment…

            “Some people are so out to refute a persons concern that they really don’t open their minds up much.”

            Tell me about it!

          • Cory S

            Pretty much every phone has a built in function to silence phones during sleeping hours, and if it there are a millions apps for it. I see no reason why this wouldn’t be a huge watch feature. I bet we will even see them automatically go silent/not turn on when you are in a movie theater too in time.

        • Android_09

          If taking a watch off is a hassle for you then you are one lazy mofo.

        • KleenDroid

          Just let your arm hang over the bed and rest on the charging pad that is sitting on the nightstand.

          Or just take two seconds and take it off.

    • crazed_z06

      Where are you guys getting this stuff about 1 day battery life?

      My OG Samsung Gear gets 4 days of battery life easily now… I dont see why the Android Wear Gear would be any different.

      • kashtrey

        https://play.google.com/store/devices/details?id=samsung_gear_live_black

        In tech specs, its says:

        “Battery
        300 mAh, 1 day use”

        But then again, it also says this (which is more bogus):

        “The Samsung Gear Live is compatible with all Samsung phones running Android 4.3, Jelly Bean™ or higher, and all of your favorite Android apps will display notifications on the Samsung Gear Live.”

        Implying you need a Samsung phone with it for it to work, which is just dumb. I think their product page was a poor copy and paste job from the original Gear.

        • crazed_z06

          Oh lol.. Didnt see that. Maybe because the Android Wear devices have an “Always On” display, they eat more battery?

          Because like I said, the OG gear is getting excellent battery life these days. 4 days easy. Samsung has updated it a few times and it’s gotten a lot better. People who did the Tizen upgrade are reporting even better battery life. Mine is still on Android as they have pushed the Tizen upgrade in the US yet.

          • NexusMan

            That, and aslo, the OG Gear does not have the same functionality of Android Wear.

        • NexusMan

          But that same page also says:
          “Requirements
          Smartphones running Android 4.3 or higher”

  • hexodat64

    I’ll be waiting for a 360 to see what it’s like, but I want to see how battery life is one these things before I consider getting one. I’m ok with the 199 – 229 price range though.

  • Guest

    Anyone else think the white G Watch is extremely underrated. Lookin very sleek, just ordered mine.

    • Watches_are_useless

      SMARTWATCHES=USELESS.
      >
      SMARTPHONE + fitness tracker.

      + I don’t want to WEAR as an lol-accessory or lol-jewelry neither LG, nor SAMSUNG, nor HTC, nor Motorola/Lenovo, nor Nest, nor Google, nor Huawei.

      Gear Live. Gear Dead.on.Arrival.
      LG G Watch. G is so powerful “naming” that LG is going to introduce G Dryer, G Washer, G Fridge and G VacuumC.
      BTW Moto 360 (made in China) has also a 100% stupid name.

      • Joe

        What?

        • jamaall

          That would be a troll.

      • Laki S.

        I almost think English isn’t your first language. .

      • NexusMan

        Oh wow. You created a screen name just to state your point. How cute. Glad you got that out. Many disagree. NEXT.

      • Mike H.

        G washer! It can track fitness by sweat on clothes!!!! And knock on to open it!

      • TC Infantino

        Hooked on Phonics. Look into it.

    • adbFreedom

      Am I the only one that thinks it will be a problem when I say “OK Google Now” and my watch and phone go off at the same time? Kellen said that phrase on one of the DL shows and my Moto X went off just like Eric’s did lol

      • jamaall

        Friends have tried saying Ok Google Now to my Droid MAXX, but it only recognizes me. Maybe you need to train your X more

        • adbFreedom

          Yea I agree, although Kellen does sound similar to me but that was an irrelevant side note I added to my original post lol My concern is when I personally say it to my watch and my phone goes off also

          • antwonw

            I’m willing to bet that Play Services 5.0 will address this issue with the Android Wear stuff. I’m sure if it detects that a watch is connected to the device, it will ignore all “OK Google” for the phone and redirect through the watch. Just my assumption. Then again, they’re designing and testing on Nexus 5s so they may not realize this, as the moto X has the Touchless Control. I don’t know. Time will tell.

          • kashtrey

            Ya, I think the update will have to come through touchless controls. I’d hope it prioritizes what gets triggered by using the sensors. The Moto X pretty much already knows when its in your pocket or on the desk but not being used, in those situations it should serve up info to the watch.

          • jamaall

            Yea, I know what you mean. Since Moto phones are always listening #motoprobz

        • Cant turn a h()£ into a hoisewife.She’s an ex for a reason

        • Mike H.

          Yup. You just need 3 gym badges.

    • Joe

      Yes. The Moto 360 looks like a dollar store toy watch to me.

      • coolsilver

        Not the metal banded one.

      • kashtrey

        To each their own, but I don’t see how the G Watch looks much better. None of the smartwatches (except the 360 imo) look anything like a fashion watch.

      • jamaall

        It’s an epic dollar store toy watch.

    • jamaall

      A white wristband would scare me, I would imagine it would get dirty pretty quickly

      • san q

        Yea also scuff pretty bad.. U don’t realize how much a watch gets in your way of simple things u do during the day

        • thescreensavers

          Yea… the Moto360’s Glass is above the bezzel which is not good for me 🙁 even if I try to be careful I end up smashing the watch face by accident. Surely this was because I had not worn a watch in a long time but it still bothers me if id do the same to the 360. The Main point is to ware a similar sized watch abuse that while you learn that its there.

          • Mike H.

            Or just not buy one. 😀

            Sorry I have it out for smart watches. Maybe the 360 will change my mind.

    • dannyWHITE

      Thats the one I ordered too! Will match nicely with my white G3!

    • Orion

      I agree looks pretty nice. If it weren’t for the 360, I would buy this one.

    • NexusMan

      Much agreed.

    • Maxim∑

      No I actually think the gear live is substantially better. gwatch looks like a block doesn’t even have bluetooth LE

      • Cory S

        … it has to have BTLE…the entire OS is designed around it.

    • Synacks

      It’s way too f’ing big. Did you guys see how massive the G Watch and Gear Live was on those people’s arms? It was huuuuuuuuuge!

  • BigTimmay

    Not v1. Next year most likely.

    • K

      Gear Live Prime should be out in a few months

      • When will you learn?

        Only in Korea

  • sagisarius

    Think I have to see them in person before I buy. Mobile devices can be so hit or miss depending on size.

  • Black G Watch!