Review of 13 Smart Watches 2014

Inside Devices

Pebble

Pebble was a big hit on the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter, raising more than 10 million USD. The smartwatch is equipped with a 1,26“, 144*168 pixels e-ink display that only displays grey scales and has a low energy consumption leading to a battery life of up to 7days. The e-ink display comes with good readability even in sunlight and constantly displays time or other information even in standby. This is one of the biggest advantages over LCD display based smartwatches, whose displays have poor readability once their background lights turn dark in standby mode in order to save energy. Pebble offers a huge number of watch faces and apps for download in its App store, and is one of the few advanced smart watches fully compatible with Android and iOS. It displays mails, notifications, the incoming caller ID and has some fitness apps for runners and cyclists available. With its…

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