Pebble announces the Steel smartwatch

Posted Jan 6, 2014

Pebble has announced a new product called the Steel. The Steel smartwatch has a stainless steel body and Gorilla Glass. The Pebble Steel is available in black matte and a brushed stainless steel. You can order the Pebble Steel from their website for a price of $249. The Steel is going to start shipping on January 28th.

The Pebble Steel includes two watch straps, including metal and leather. The Pebble Steel has an LED light that shows when the watch is charging. The Pebble Steel watch works just like the original with the same access to apps and watchfaces.

Pebble also confirmed an app store will be available by the end of the month. Some of the apps that will be available when the app store goes live includes ESPN, Yelp, and Mercedes. So far 300,000 Pebble smartwatches have sold worldwide.