The Differences between the LG G Watch and the Samsung Gear Live

There are no obvious differences between the two of them, this is why the pros and cons will have to be written down, so it will be easier for you to decide on one of the other one.

LG G Watch vs. Samsung Gear Live: Design

The Samsung gear live has an old design considering that it is the same to its former Samsung Gear 2 Neo, excepting the positioning of the physical button.

However, it is safe to say that it has a nice strap that perfectly fits with the rest of the design. And this is a clear advantage, having a much more elegant look than the LG G Watch.

The LG Watch has a not so pretty design. Both smartwatches have options when it comes to its straps but at the same time it is safe to say that the Samsung Gear Live won this battle.

LG G Watch vs. Samsung Gear Live: Display

The display of the LG G Watch is a 1.65 inch with 280 x 280 IPS LCF one, with a 240 pixel per inch count. This is by far a lost battle to the Samsung Gear Live, which has a 320 x 320 resolution with a 1.63 inch display.

The only thing that the LG G Watch has an advantage is the fact that you can choose the watch's face from 25 models, while you only have 13 for your Gear Live.

LG G Watch vs. Samsung Gear Live: Hardware

On this matter there aren't differences between the two devices: both of them have a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 chip and 512 MB of RAM.

You will soon figure that the RAM is more than enough for your device and you won't find any lagging app on your smartwatch.

You also have a 4 GB internal memory which you will probably won't use because most of the apps you will be needing will be installed on your phone.

LG G Watch vs. Samsung Gear Live: Features

There aren't many differences between the two devices from this point of view considering that they are both using the Android Wear experience which is the same regardless of the smartwatch you are using. This means that the smartwatch experience will be the same even if you pair for example your LG G Watch with a Samsung Galaxy smartphone or the Samsung Gear Live with some LG smartphone.

LG G Watch vs. Samsung Gear Live: Battery life

The LG G Watch is definitely the winner when it comes to battery life, because it has a 400mAh battery, compared to the 300mAh one from the Samsung Gear device.

This means that the LG G Watch will have with at least one day of battery life over the Samsung Gear Live.

But if you think about it, none of them has a good battery life.

LG G Watch vs. Samsung Gear Live: Verdict

If you are taking into consideration all the things that were previously mentioned, you should probably choose the Samsung Gear Live device.

Even if it's not perfect, you can be sure that you will have more enjoyable things from your smartwatch compared to the LG G Watch.