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Apple Watch and The Competition

It seems to be the year of smart watch. A ton of new watches seems to be hitting the stores. Apple Watch might be the one to blame for all the excitement surrounding smart watches at the moment. Due to release in April 2015 the Apple Watch will have it’s fair share of competition. Check out what the Apple Watch will be up against below:

Pebble Announces Time Steel Interchangeable Leather and Stainless Steel Bands

It’s only been a week since Pebble introduce the Pebble Time watch. Now they have introduce a high-end Time steel model. The Steel supports two watch straps, one made of leather and another of stainless steel. The Time Steel have a 10 days battery life compare to the standard Pebble Time model. The Pebble Steel will be available in three metallic finishes; black, silver and gold.

The Pebble Steel features will be the same as the Pebble Time. The new interchangeable strap system actually opens the door for hardware developers to take advantage of the Pebble smartstrap. Developers can create watch straps with extra battery life, GPS or even sensors for heart rate monitoring.