The official app for pebble, the smartwatches people love. The newest pebble update removes the reliance on a server and mentions the capacity to side load apps and watchfaces. The pebble smartwatch is easy to setup and use, so ideal for the nontechnical user. Other than the front of the vanilla pebble time, the rest is plastic, but here the whole frame is steel. Aug 24, 2015 ive already done two other videos on pebble time including firstlook and best watchfaces for the watch. The site is made by ola and markus in sweden, with a lot of help from our friends and colleagues in italy, finland, usa, colombia, philippines, france and contributors from all over the world. Reply to sms on ios pebble used clever carrierspecific workarounds for ios locked down. Within this guide, pebble will refer to any pebble smartwatch connecting to the pebble mobile app, including the original pebble, steel. Sep 06, 2016 the pebble time and pebble time steel are wonderful tools, and once we started using them, we quickly fell into a routine.
Organize the past, present, and future with a new timeline interface. Ive already done two other videos on pebble time including firstlook and best watchfaces for the watch. Discover great applications for your pebble smart watch. The pebble smartwatch connects to your android device using bluetooth, alerting you to incoming calls, emails, messages and alerts.
The official ap p for pebbl e, the smartwatches people lov e. Reply to sms on ios pebble used clever carrierspecific workarounds for ios locked down sms behaviour in a way that rebble cant easily replicate. Feb 02, 2015 despite the many available apps for the pebble, the app market is still in its early days designwise, the steels namesake metal face attaches to a nonstandard leather or steel band. Take care of business and the fun stuff without having your phone glued to your hand. As of right now, the pebble time does not work with windows phone, there are some apps that can do minor things with it but, to do the full thing like the pebble can with the pebble notifications app, no. Pebble time steel gold best apps and watchfaces best. Pebble manages your incoming calls, emails, messages, notifications, and more. Pebble has more than 8,000 apps and watch faces available to download for the time steel. The pebble steel is a bit of a luxury item, but it performs well and looks nice. Aug 21, 2015 pebble has more than 8,000 apps and watch faces available to download for the time steel.
It was only a year ago that pebble released its first smartwatch at ces 20. The pebble steel is just the kind of upgrade the original pebble needed, but the competition is a lot more fierce. Some of them, like the letsmuv fitness app, make use of the fullcolor display, but others like yelp. This application is shows you many different kinds of user submitted apps for pebble. Manage notifications, calendar events, incoming calls, fitness, music playback and more. Pebble watches have the unique ability to host thirdparty apps, so weve gathered our favorite apps, games, and watch faces here for you. Original poster 1 point 2 years ago edited 2 years ago. Pebble smartwatch for ios free download and software. From meetings to dinner, time steel helps you rule it all, all the time. How to make the most of the pebble time steel gold with the best watch faces and apps, as well as a look at the standard. This android app will help you, the discouraged pebble owner, in setting up your pebble to use rebble webservices. But the pebble app store actually houses over 1,000 new. The best apps for the pebble smartwatch digital trends.
Pebbl e manages your incoming calls, emails, messages, notifications, and more. The app store closed, the voice recognition broke, and mobile app updates and a. Discover new great applications and watchfaces for your pebble smart watch. Alternativeto is a free service that helps you find better alternatives to the products you love and hate. Top 10 best watch faces for pebble steel smartwatch.
Apr 25, 2017 pebble watches have the unique ability to host thirdparty apps, so weve gathered our favorite apps, games, and watch faces here for you. Track steps and sleep, control music playback, and choose from thousands of apps and watchfaces in the pebble appstore. Over time, developers figured out methods of creating a companion app for ios or android. Basic watchfaces are the most common type of pebble app. Pebble time steel fits every occasion with hundreds of watchfaces, a colorful e. The extra metal of the pebble time steel isnt on the front, but on the rest of the watch. Feb 05, 2014 the best pebble apps the new pebble steel watch is not all thats new about the pebble. Thats right, all the lists of alternatives are crowdsourced, and thats what makes the data.
We have fulfilled much of this goal via rebble web services, which restores most of the functionality that. Best apps for pebble time and pebble time steel youtube. Pebble time, pebble steel updates firmware, android app. This app will not function without one of the pebble smart watches above. The pebble steel is intended to capture the premium market, with two finishes. In the early days of pebble development, many of these faces were primarily about design and style, rather than adding additional functionality. Some of them are visible in gadgetbridges application manager by default music, some need to be activated from within gadgetbridges application manager to do their work on your pebble health, and others are hidden by default in the application manager unless untested features are enabled sport, golf see pebble specific settings.
While there are many good watch faces and best pebble apps in the most loved section of the pebble store, we have discovered a few gems in the store that arent as popular and we also think they are some of. This app supports the original pebble, pebble steel, pebble time, pebble time steel and pebble time round. Track steps and sleep, control music playback, and choose from thousands of app s and watchf. The folks at rebble, an organization that wanted to keep services and software for pebble smartwatches alive, has announced its open for new submissions for its own app store after pebble was. To upgrade your pebble classic or pebble steel to the new 3. Pebbles introducing a massive software update with a new pebble health app, revamped timeline interface, slicker launcher, and more in tow. In addition to pebble steel, pebble also showed off more features from its upcoming pebble 2. Pebble time steel fits every occasion with hundreds of watchfaces, a colorful epaper display, and up to 10 days of battery life. From meetings to dinner, time steel helps you rule it.
At the moment, pebble apps can still be downloaded from the official appstore here. Jan 28, 2014 the new pebble steel which starts shipping today has a lot in common with its predecessor, but it also comes with a software update that makes any and all pebbles into essentially new devices. Each app serves a different purpose and has a good rating. With the discontinuing of pebble webservices, the usability of pebble watches dropped. A new pebble watch androidios companion app opens up to it, revealing a repository of various pebble apps that you download to the phone. Modern is a great example of a smarter watch armed with pebble 2. As i explained in the previous section the pebble steel can only store eight applications on the watch at one time. Pebble says the battery will last 10 days off a charge, thanks to its larger unit. Jul 18, 20 writing apps for the pebble requires some sort of flavour of unix. The new pebble steel which starts shipping today has a lot in common with its predecessor, but it also comes with a software update that makes any and all.
The watch comes with a matching metal band as well as a black leather strap. The pebble steel goes well with a smart suit and doesnt look at all geeky or bulky. Dialer for pebble completely revamps calling controls. So, if you want a pebble that works with windows phone, right now, you need to stick with a standard pebble or pebble steel. You could do things like this in the past, but youd need to download a thirdparty app and watch face for the pebble. With the available steel band, pebble steel is perfect for things like running in the rain or boating, while keeping your phone tucked away and dry. The pebble time and pebble time steel are wonderful tools, and once we started using them, we quickly fell into a routine. The pebble smartwatch connects to your iphone and other ios devices. This is a powerful set of tools to manage your phone. Despite the many available apps for the pebble, the app market is still in its early days designwise, the steels namesake metal face attaches to a nonstandard leather or steel band. Ruggedly handsome, pebble steel is crafted from marinegrade stainless steel. Pebble system apps freeyourgadgetgadgetbridge wiki github. Customize your pebble with over 1,000 watchapps found within the pebble smartwatch app. Aug 25, 2015 the pebble time steel is a watch you dont really have to worry about, though, even more so than the pebble time.
Download pebble apps to install after all store closes. A complete, managed, pebble setup process with rebble webservices. The pebble steel is still the best smartwatch for now. Dec 29, 2019 the pebble watch ships with several system apps. Some of them are visible in gadgetbridges application manager by default music, some need to be activated from within gadgetbridges application manager to do their work on your pebble health, and others are hidden by default in the application manager unless untested features are enabled sport, golf see pebble. Pebble unveils its second smartwatch, pebble steel. Works on both the original pebble and pebble steel. From pebble app click on top left where you see my pebble and it will give you a drop down list.
On december 7th, 2016, pebble announced that they were ceasing operations. Pebble steel smart watch for iphone and android devices brushed stainless smart is sexy pebble steel brings smart function and elegant form together in a highend package. Ruggedly handsome, pebble steel is crafted from marinegrade stainless steel and corning gorilla glass, so its as tough as it is good looking. But this is a small percentage or timeline apps, the rest still work. Pebble has an app store, but theres also a separate place to browse watch faces. Timline based apps that use topics, which allow lots of users to subscribe to a single source of timeline pins. Two days later, on december 9th, 2016, the rebble web site went live, announcing our intention to maintain and advance pebble functionality, in the absence of pebble technology corp.
We already checked out major apps like espn, yelp, and foursquare with the new pebble steel, all of which wed highly recommend installing. Id like to back up my favorite faces and apps with the hopes that i can still load them on my watch after the servers and down and the market place is gone. Now at this years event the company has launched its second generation model, the pebble steel. The pebble smartwatch connects to your iphone and other ios devices using bluetooth, alerting you to incoming calls, emails, messages and alerts. A starbucks app and apps for tracking shipped packages are highlights. The pebble steel is still limited to only eight apps and watchfaces at once, but the company has made it easier to manage and exchange those apps with the pebble locker. If you are like me, you have plenty of these from other devices. Its construction is a lot more like a proper fancy watch, even if the pebble time steel doesnt exactly look anything like a classic timepiece.
Its a kind of swiss army knife in the pebble world. Pebble steel smart watch for iphone and android devices. For the pebble time android app meanwhile, they have also released version 3. And while were on the subject of exercise, pebble steel also syncs with popular apps like runkeeper, letting you track your progress from your wrist. Itll be distributed exclusively through pebbles own online storefront at first. This app works with all pebble smartwatches paired with compatible ios devices via bluetooth. Rebble app store is ready to breathe new life into pebble. Any others are kept in your virtual locker within the. This screen will give you the list of all watch apps and watch face installed in you pebble watch. It does not work with any other smart watches including the pebble 2 and pebble time 2.
Supported models include pebble time, time steel, time. It allows you to answer calls, decline calls, toggle speakerphone, toggle mic mute right from your pebble. Control your apple or android devices functions from your wrist with the pebble steel smartwatch in black matte, featuring a new steel premium design, leather strap, bluetooth v4. Thanks sphincone, using your link on my desktop i was able to make a personal repository of my favorite apps and watchfaces. We didnt find much use for apps, since taking our phones out was often. Although the pebble steel is waterproof, ill probably wear the 301bl when doing sporting activities or swimming as it has a silicone strap. Writing apps for the pebble requires some sort of flavour of unix. The best pebble apps the new pebble steel watch is not all thats new about the pebble. Pebble today announced its new pebble steel smartwatch that has a stainless steel body, as opposed to the plastic body of the original model. The pebble steel comes with the watch and charging cord. You can also place calls right from pebble without even touching your phone, by browsing call history or filtering through contacts and groups. Being a proud pebble smartwatch owner we often had a problem finding apps amidst the marketplace clutter.1319 632 131 618 349 664 689 736 976 1302 1039 1123 265 1144 794 1250 1070 562 957 1483 1303 161 925 1254 923 180 710 223 280 881 423 1161 683 1098 533 1024 1465 1335 809 62 1139