LG reveals hexagonal battery designed for circular smartwatches

LG hexagonal battery

LG has revealed a new battery designed specially for smartwatch range. The new battery is designed in hexagonal shape and is intended to give a superior fit to circular smartwatches with enhanced battery life to boot.

From ETNews:

Compared to previous rectangular or square batteries for circle Smart Watches, its use of space and degree of freedom in design are much better because its shape is similar to a circle. It can miniaturize products and it can increase battery capacity up to 25%. It is predicted that battery’s life will increase 4 more hours compared to previous ones.

The LG hexagonal battery takes benefits of a patented procedure called “stack and folding” that ought to re-dimension the fascinating new shapes for future batteries. For instance, the company is additionally working on at a L-shaped battery and a round battery containing a hole in the center. To the extent this new hexagonal battery is concerned, LG is likely to start mass production them this year, which apparently implies we could begin seeing them in next year’s product of Android Wear smartwatches.


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