Tag Archive: Watch


Binge watch all day with the $40 Roku Streaming Stick

Switch from one program to the next cause that’s how it should be.

The Roku Streaming Stick media streaming device is down to $ 39.99 on Amazon, and it normally sells for around $ 49. We used to see these devices drop in price more often, but it has been almost two months since the last deal.

If you want 4K content, Roku’s 4K Streaming Stick Plus is also on sale today for $ 59. That’s $  [Read More…]

Best Replacement Bands for Samsung Galaxy Watch 42mm

The Galaxy Watch is one of the best companions for your phone, and you can personalize the heck out of it. You can choose your own watch face, and swap the watch band out for any 20mm strap. If you’re only going to get one watch band, check out the Speidel Stretch Band. You’ll likely need to a visit a jeweler to get the perfect size, but after that the watch band will go on in an instant  [Read More…]

Which size Samsung Galaxy Watch should you buy?

We’re a virtual company made up of tech experts from across the globe. We live and breathe smartphones, and that means we also have wearables paired with them.

Galaxy Watch 42mm

Fits most wrists

$ 329 at Amazon

Pros Fits a wide range of wrist sizes comfortably. Comes in both black and rose gold colors. Cons Battery life isn’t great, especially with an always-on watch face.

Samsung managed to get every possible smartwatch feature into  [Read More…]

LG Watch W7 is a Wear OS hybrid with mechanical hands

Introduced in tandem with the new flagship V40 ThinQ phone, LG also announced the  LG Watch W7, its latest wearable.

This smartwatch is a successor to the LG Watch Urbane and is the latest Wear OS device by the company. But, unlike the others on the market the LG Watch W7 features a first for Wear OS devices in that it has mechanical hands.

Indeed, it’s a hybrid watch that has enough juice to power the smart stuff for two  [Read More…]

Where to watch the Nokia launch and what to expect

October is shaping up to be a big month for phone releases. We’ve already seen what LG has to offer with its new V40 flagship and we’re expecting many more releases this month. Next up is Nokia with its event starting at 12 Eastern time today and live streaming on YouTube.

What to Expect

Invites went out for the HMD Nokia event a couple weeks back and the speculation is this will be the follow up to the Nokia  [Read More…]

LG Announces the Watch W7, Without Snapdragon 3100

Alongside the V40 ThinQ, LG announced their latest wearable, the LG Watch W7. This smartwatch is the successor to the previous LG Watch Urbane and is, of course, another Android Wear device by the company. The W7 features a first for Android Wear devices, and that is having 2 mechanical hands!

The hands are obviously the main selling point for the Watch W7, as some other specs are somewhat disappointing. With the mechanical hands, you can tell time even if  [Read More…]

The LG Watch W7 is a $449 Wear OS smartwatch with physical watch hands

More than just another Wear OS smartwatch.

Alongside the announcement of the new LG V40, LG took the wraps off of its latest smartwatch, the LG Watch W7. This is the first new wearable from the company since the Watch Sport and Watch Style launched in partnership with Google back at the start of 2017. LG is hoping to ride the momentum of launching at the same time as Google’s rollout of a new Wear OS interface,  [Read More…]

Plex unveils Web Shows, a new way to watch and discover content

You might have heard of Plex. This is a service that organizes your own personal media library and allows streaming on several devices, from your game consoles to mobile devices. It also works on Chromecast, Amazon Fire, the latest smart TVs (including Android TV), and more.

Well, today Plex just announced a new feature. It’s called Web Shows and it’s designed to offer free access to a series of curated shows.

At lunch, the collection will include diverse shows  [Read More…]

Huawei Watch GT image and features leak out

Huawei is expected to introduce the Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro later this month, and now it looks like the company may have a new smartwatch to go with their new phones.

The Huawei Watch GT has leaked out. The upcoming smartwatch is expected to feature a round 1.39-inch AMOLED display, according to WinFuture.de, along with a waterproof body. Inside that case is said to be 4GB of storage, GPS, NFC, a compass, a pressure sensor, and an accelerometer.

  [Read More…]

Huawei Watch GT, Pixel Slate, and other news worth knowing

Welcome to In Brief, the AndroidGuys tech briefing. Today is Tuesday, October 2, and we’re taking a look at all the tech news you need to know. In this post, we want you to learn about the news the way you want to learn. We’ve embedded a podcast version of all this news below. If you don’t want to listen, you can read just like you normally would.

In today’s edition, the Huawei Watch GT is shown off in a new  [Read More…]