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The TicWatch Pro uses a transparent second display to save power

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Aside from seeing the name go from Android Wear to Wear OS, not much has changed about Android-powered smartwatches over the past couple years. But one being announced today is trying to introduce a twist: Mobvoi’s TicWatch Pro comes with a second screen that sits on top of the smartwatch’s main display. Both screens aren’t used at once; instead, the main display will switch off to save power, letting the low-power top display remain on and present the time. If you get really low on battery, Mobvoi says you can turn off most of the smart features and coast for days using the second display.

Here’s how it works: The core of the TicWatch Pro is a standard fare Wear OS smartwatch. It’s kind of chunky, and it can make NFC payments, track…

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