29 Jun '15, 9am

LG Chem to mass produce hexagonal battery for smartwatches

LG Chem to mass produce hexagonal battery for smartwatches Vivian Chen, Taipei; Alex Wolfgram, DIGITIMES [Monday 29 June 2015] LG Chem has developed a hexagonal battery for use in smartwatches, a move that will allow for 25% more energy efficiency than a rectangular battery, according to various Korea media reports. LG was quoted by the reports as stating the battery can increase the battery life of a smartwatch by up to four hours, and also give more leeway for vendors to design smartwatches. The battery is expected to go into mass production in 2015, the reports added. Smartwatches are forecast to take up around 40% of the global market for wrist-worn devices by 2016 and around 100 million smartwatches will likely be shipped by 2020, according to Gartner.

Full article: http://www.digitimes.com/news/a20150629PD203.html

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