The Kick-Starter king is back again, and you can’t find any single reason for not to have a Pebble watch on your wrist. Yes, the most successfully funded Kick-Starter, Pebble has announced their next generation of the Pebble Smart Watch, Pebble Steel.
If the plastic-ky like finish of the original Pebble resist you to have one, then you don’t say that again. The Pebble Steel with its amazing metallic design will tempt you to get a tough look. The Pebble Steel is not coming with any breathtaking changes from the original one, rather the team behind the Smartwatch concentrated to improve its looks, and looks like it worked out very well. The watch with all the metal steel up front, looks stunning.
Pebble steel comes in three different designs, Brushed stainless steel, Matte Black and also you can stick-on the leather straps, as Pebble also offering a leather version.
The watch features a Corning’s Gorilla Glass on the top with a fingerprint-free oleophobic coating. It offers a battery life up to one week, water proofing up to 5 ATM and e-paper display, same as that of the original version.
Along with Pebble Steel, the Pebble took the stage to announce an app store for the smart watch, from where the users can download games, apps and new watch faces for the Pebble Steel and also for the original one. Pebble has also announced that Pandora, ESPN and Mercedes-Benz will also launch their app for the Pebble app store.
The Pebble Steel is priced at $249, if you really wanted to get the elegance on your wrist, pre-book one from getpebble.com.
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