LG’s hexagonal battery guarantees longer-lasting smartwatches
Fairly a couple of smartwatches are spherical, so why are they nonetheless utilizing rectangular batteries? LG Chem definitely does not assume that is sensible. It simply began delivery a hexagonal battery that ought to ship 25 % extra capability in round watches, the place plenty of area usually goes to waste. You are theoretically getting one other 4 hours of juice, or sufficient to make it by means of an extended night time with out resorting to a low-energy mode. The corporate is not naming clients, however it’s protected to say that LG’s subsequent wave of rounded wristwear will final that for much longer. And that is simply the beginning — LG is planning extra unusually-formed batteries that may prolong the operating time of devices with out dictating their appear and feel.