Pebble Watch is a product from the Pebble technology corporation. It was released in the year 2013. The major funds in its development were invested from Kick starter. It’s a special delicate watch with a black screen LCD background. Even though the size of the watch is small, it comprises of a programmable CPU. To be more precise it is the STM 32F205RE Cortex M3 CPU.
It has a memory/storage embedded inside as well. A RAM of 128 KB is simple a rapid executor for a smart watch. The Bluetooth option is also available for wireless communication. There is a vibrating motor inside which will make you feel the vibration when any notification would come. A light sensor named as the magnetometer is also part of this mini machine.
We have already seen an accelerometer sensor in mobile phone devices. This time we will see it in the Pebble watch. The watch is not just a watch. It is a complete interface between your smart phone and you. This defines an extensive role for the Pebble watch. Smart tracking can be conveniently done using this watch. Moreover it is a painless solution for map viewers.
Even golf tracking can be done beautifully over it. The amazing feature about this watch is that it is fully compatible with all android and iOS platform based devices. Once it is connected to your smart phone or tablet, you can conveniently communicate through your text messages, emails and even calls on your wrist.
Social media is a treat to use over the Pebble watch. The breath taking display will produce a tremendous display of all social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Your smart phone camera can also be controlled on your pebble watch. Pebble watch has its own private Pebble app store which had more than a 1000 applications by February 2014. The screen size of the Pebble watch is 1.26 Inches, having a screen resolution of 144 × 168 pixels. This is very appropriate for a screen of this size. The screen is backed up with a special transflective LCD technology. It ensures the battery saving feature, since it is low powered.
The charging is done through a USB cable which is specially modified for this purpose. The watch is water and dust resistant on public demand. It can bear 5 ATM pressures under water. This makes it the most popular addition to the swimming enabled watches.
The Pebble watch comes in two models, the Pebble time and Pebble Steel. Pebble time has the dimensions of 52 × 36 × 11.5 mm (2.05 × 1.42 × 0.45 in) and Pebble Steel has a much shrunk dimensions of 46 × 34 × 10.5 mm (1.81 × 1.34 × 0.41 in).
In terms of weight, Pebble steel is 56 grams, which is 18 grams heavier than the normal Pebble time watch. This is due to the body material of the watch. Over all, the market responses for this watch have been great. Over 1,000,000 units have been sold by the end of 2014 and the sale is still in process.