Pebble Watch brings Only mode for extended battery life, smart watches




Pebble has released version 3.9 of the firmware update for the latest watches. One of the main changes is the Only Watch-mode to extend battery life by turning off bluetooth and turn the vibrator softer.

users can continue to read longer time with the new mode. Besides the vibrator remains active backlight, but include the step turns off the watch. In addition, the battery message on the watch displays now instead of the remaining battery percentage remaining time.

Pebble has its Health api thrown open , so watch faces to integrate information from Pebble Health apps and watch faces. Pebble introduced Health late last year. The feature only works on watches from the Time Series.

There are some minor improvements made, such as being able to answer a call with a text or voice message via Android phones, according to the release notes . Before the update, users must update the app for iOS or Android, then that app apply the update on the watch. Pebble is unclear whether the update is available and what functions work on the first generation Pebble and Pebble Steel.


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