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Pro Allows making contactless payments
Built-in NFC connectivity allows making contactless payments via the watch.
Pro Good build quality
The watch has a solid metal body with a clasp-based band.
Pro Water and dust resistant
The product is IP67 certified. The certification guarantees that the product can be submerged up to a meteer in water at room temperature for up to 30 minutes.
Con Non-removable leather strap
The strap includes antennas that are required for LTE capabilities and LG's proprietary NFC payment solution and as such are non-removable.
Con Confusing interface
The interface takes some getting used to as apart from dedicated home and settings buttons, the navigation feels random - sometimes swipes don't work where you'd expect them to work, sometimes cycling doesn't work where you'd expect it to work.
Con Somewhat slow
Opening and closing apps takes enough time to where the watch feels unresponsive.
Con Designed to be paired with a smartphone
While the watch can work fine on its own, certain apps and functionality work better when the watch is paired with a phone.
The watch is among the thickest smartwatches around and has a considerable weight to it.