Pebble has launched its range of smartwatches in India, which includes the likes of Pebble Classic, Pebble Time, Pebble Time Steel and the Pebble Time Round. These smartwatches can offer notifications, track your health and fitness activities, and more. You can also customize your Pebble smartwatch by downloading from thousands of watch faces that are available in Pebble s app store. But, do you know, you can easily create your own watch face for your Pebble smartwatch in just a few clicks? Let s go ahead and see how to do it. Also Read - Pebble Twins TWS earbuds review: Hit or Miss?Also Read - Pebble Twins Stereo EarPods with up to 25 hours of battery life launched: Price, Features
Typically, you d need to be a skilled developer with coding knowledge to design a watch face, especially the complex ones. But if you want something as simple as your photo with time or your favorite superhero as your watch face, there s a simple way to do it. Thanks to developer Paul Rode and his web app called Watchface generator for Pebble, anyone can make a custom watch face for the Pebble smartwatch. The best part is that it supports both the Classic Pebble with monochrome e-paper display and the Pebble Time range with color e-paper display. Also Read - Pebble Impulse Fitness Watch with blood pressure monitor launched in India: Price, features
How to create a customized watch face for Pebble smartwatch
Step One: Head over to the watch face generator site on your web browser by clicking here. On the top left corner of the page you will see two boxes that offer you a preview of how your watch face will look like. The top one is for Pebble Time series, whereas the bottom one is for the Pebble Classic. Just besides that, you will see three options background, digital and generate.
Step Two: Click on background and it will show some options such as background color, image, color mode and dimension among others. Just below the color palette, you have an option to upload a background image of your choice. Just click on the choose image and upload the image file (.jpg) file from your computer. The preview of the image you just uploaded will now show up in the boxes on the left side. You can tweak around the color settings, pan and zoom based on your needs all these are available on the right.
Step Three: The third tab is for the digital watch. If you just want the watch face without time, then you don t need to touch this option. However, if you want to add a digital watch to the screen, this tool may come handy. There are tons of settings that let you adjust the position of the digital watch, change the font and color of the text and more.
Step Four: Once you are done with the above customization, click on the fourth tab that reads Generate. Here, you will be asked to give a name to your watch face and then click on generate. This will now create a watch face and offer you with the download link and a QR Code. On your smartphone that is connected with the Pebble Watch, just scan the QR Code or head over to the download link, which will not only download the watch face, but also install it on your Pebble Watch.
Click here to download the sample watch face that we created. If you liked this tutorial and created some awesome watch faces for your Pebble smartwatch, feel free to let us know in the comment section below.