Skip to Contents Skip to Accessibility Help
Close

Help Library

Find help information for your LG product

  

LG G WATCH W100 NEW TO ANDROID WEAR FAQS

Operation Smart Watches Last Updated 09/21/2017
LG G WATCH W100 NEW TO ANDROID WEAR FAQS

Here are answers to some questions you may have about your new watch.


  • No, your favorite apps on your phone will work with Android Wear automatically. You do not need to download a whole new set of apps.

  • You'll just install the Android Wear app on your phone to connect it to your watch and manage your watch's settings. Your watch's manufacturer may also have an optional app that adds extra features.

  • You need an Android phone running Android 4.3 or higher that supports Bluetooth.

    To find out whether your phone supports Android Wear, visit g.co/WearCheck from your phone.

  • You need an Android phone running Android 4.3 or higher.

    To find out whether your phone supports Android Wear, visit g.co/WearCheck from your phone.

  • Keep your watch within a few feet of your phone. The exact distance will vary by phone and watch.

  • Your watch won't make any sounds or speak back to you.

    Your watch may vibrate for notifications, and it uses the notification settings you have for each app on your phone. If your phone vibrates or makes a sound for a notification, your watch will vibrate. If your phone doesn't make a sound or vibrate, you'll still see a card on your watch, without a vibration.

    You can always mute your watch to turn off vibrations for all notifications. Learn more about managing your notifications.

  • You can choose which cards and notifications show up on your watch by changing your notification settings and Google Now settings.

  • Your watch gets access to the Internet through your phone or tablet. Without being paired, you won't be able to use most of Android Wear's features.

    It's also easier to manage many settings for your watch on your phone.

  • If you step away from your phone, you can still use some features on your watch. Learn about what works when your watch isn't paired.

  • If you remove a card on your watch, the same card or notification will be dismissed on your phone.

    If you remove a notification from your phone, it will be dismissed on your watch.

  • You won't be able to visit websites on your watch. Instead, you'll see an option to open on your phone.

  • No. You'll use your voice to reply, search, or do tasks.

  • Yes, you can pair your watch with a tablet, but phones are recommended.

Source: 6056390 062914

Article Feedback

Q1. Overall, how satisfied were you with the usefulness of this information?
1 2 3 4 5
Q1-1. Why were you dissatisfied with the usefulness of this information?
Q2. How would you improve the information?

Characters left : 500 / 500