If you fancy owning a smartwatch but don’t fancy waiting until Apple launches their’s early next year, you might be interested to know that one of the very first smartwatches is to be made available in the form of the Pebble is now available to purchase for just $99 from Best Buy stores.
The Pebble smartwatch was initially funded by a hugely successful Kickstarter crowd funding campaign, during which the creators of the Pebble smartwatch raised over $10 million from over 68,000 backers.
Now Pebble is available to purchase for it’s early bird Kickstarter price if you were original backer for just $99 providing a saving of $50 from its retail price. Unfortunately there is no word from Best Buy on how long the reduction in price will last so don’t delay if you fancy purchasing one.
However with the wealth of smartwatches that have been launched this month from the likes of Apple, Samsung, LG and Motorola, with more advanced technology and features, Pebble might find it hard to compete with its current offerings. Pebble explain a little more about the devices features.
“Want to track your runs, get notified when your team scores, or kick off voice nav without touching your phone? You’ll find the app for that in the Pebble appstore. Discover thousands of apps and watchfaces to customize Pebble to fit your life.
See your most important notifications. Even when your hands are full. Control the music while driving, running, or across the room. No need to mess with your phone. Check your pace without killing your pace. Get the info you need without taking the phone out”