Pebble has announced the next version of its popular original Pebble Time smartwatches. This time round the company has announced a smartwatch sporting a circular dial with Pebble Time Round, while the company also confirms that shipments begin starting November 8.
Pebble Time Round was originally announced back in September, and users who pre-ordered the smartwatch that time will start receiving their shipments starting November 8, while those who order now will have to wait a little longer.
The latest version sports a metal clad body with a 38.5 mm watch face and 64 color ePaper display. The company claims it to be the slimmest and the lightest smartwatch in the world, weighing a mere 28 grams and has a thickness of 7.5mm. While the battery on the smartwatch is only 7.5mm thick, splash resistant, and the company claims two-day battery life that comes with quick charging capabilities. Pebble says 15-minute of charging offers Pebble Time Round 24 hours of battery life. It is undeniably the best-looking smartwatch Pebble has ever made, as it looks like just any other wrist watches available out there.
As the name suggests, Pebble Time Round ditches the square design of its predecessor, as has the looks of a typical wristwatch, though comes equipped with smartwatch features such as a microphone for voice commands and can be hooked with Android and iOS smartphones giving you instant notifications on your wrist.
Pebble Time Round will be available in two variants tailor made for men and women, as the male variant gets a 20mm strap while the women’s version gets a 14mm strap.
Pebble Time Round has been priced at $249.99 and is also available online on Amazon, Best Buy, and Target apart from the company’s online store, though shipping is expected to take between four and six weeks. The smartwatch will be available in Black, Silver and an exclusive Rose Gold color variant for the 14mm band size tailor made for women.
Pebble Time Round is everything special about the Pebble experience in a sexy round design that’s subtle about the smart features within. Its wearable tech, incognito. The beautiful, always-on, e-paper display is your window to the awesome moments Pebble Time Round brings to your wrist.