Pebble Time Raised $500.000 in 17 Minutes on Kickstarter!

26 Feb 2015
Pebble Time Raised $500.000 in 17 Minutes on Kickstarter!

All hail the new record holder of Kickstarter: Pebble Time!

Pebble’s latest smart watch model Pebble Time has recently been introduced on Kickstarter and hit its $500K target within the first 17 minutes!

Pebble Time stands out among the other models with its colorful screen, timeline-based interface, voice replies and a new design. Pebble’s new device comes with a 7 days of battery life, waterproof body and customizable menu.

With a thinner and more colorful design, Pebble Time can be used with more than 6000 applications.

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According to TechCrunch, Pebble’s CEO Eric Migicovsky stated that it was an important and successful decision for them to launch the new Pebble on Kickstarter. Their strategy was both a favor for the community who’ve been supporting them and a great marketing trick.

Last time we’ve checked, Pebble Time raised more than $10,200,000 and there are still 29 days to go!

Pebble Time’s retail price is set to $199 and the company will start shipping in May.

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