Pebble Time with color e-paper display announced for $199


Pebble, which has been one of the most successful crowd-sourced smartwatch has finally returned to Kickstarter, the place where it all started. And the company has today announced the Pebble Time which comes with a color e-paper screen.

Without giving up on the battery life, the screen on the Pebble Time will show color and will keep the watch running for up to 7 days on a single charge. It is water resistant and also about 20% thinner than the original Pebble watch. The Pebble Time has an integrated microphone and will work with both Android 4.0+ and iOS devices.

The Pebble Time is currently being offered for $159 on pre-order, which is $40 less than $199 retail pricing. The smartwatch will start shipping in starting May and later hitting the retail stores. The Pebble Time will be available in 3 colors viz. Black, White and Red.

If you are interested in backing the smartwatch, you can visit Kickstarter.