Pebble Time 2, the next wearable of Pebble with heart rate monitor as well as sleep tracker, it still has the 10 day battery life despite the addition of sensors. The Pebble Time 2 has an upgraded specs and features which is irresistible to Pebble fans.
Physical Look – it’s a premium looking watch with a stainless steel body, the watch is available in different colors pick from gold, silver, or black. The design is not rugged which is good as you can wear the smartwatch in any occasion. The smartwatch is compatible with .22 mm strap so if leather strap or silicon strap is not your thing, you can switch to a stainless steel strap like a mesh. The Pebble Time 2 is much bigger than Pebble Time and much heavier with its 1.5 inch E-paper display covered by Corning Gorilla glass 3.0.
Under the Hood – Pebble Time 2 boasts its optical heart rate monitor, with built in accelerometer, integrated to Pebble Health. Pebble promises great performance of its watch, running Pebble OS on the ARM cortex M7 processor. Pebble still is the king when it comes to battery life, longevity, the Pebble Time 2 last up to 10 days in a single charge, its only disappointing that it’s not wireless charging which is pretty common now in smartwatches.
OverAll – it’s a pretty good smartwatch based on its specs and features, the addition of Heart Rate Monitor and Automatic Step + Sleep Tracker is a great addition making it a good pick for those who would love to have a new smartwatch without spending too much, so far there is a positive response from Pebble fans and there are substantial number of Pebble fans loyal to the brand, the 10 day battery life is the best selling point of the watch which is pretty good compared to other smartwatches that last only for 24 hours.