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Pebble watch has looks to match its smarts (pictures)

The new $150 Pebble smartwatch is finally here and seems to have been worth the wait. Showcased for the first time at CES 2013, the Pebble syncs via wireless Bluetooth connection with iPhones and Android handsets.

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Brian Bennett
Brian Bennett is a former senior writer for the home and outdoor section at CNET.
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Meet the cute but brainy Pebble

LAS VEGAS--No smartwatch is complete without an inscrutable binary watch face for true geek cred, and the Pebble doesn't disappoint.
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A watch of many faces

The Pebble comes with plenty of watch faces to choose from, all of which can be activated on the fly.
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Controls on the right

On the Pebble's right side are three control buttons for navigating its menu screens.
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Command your music

One of the Pebble's neat tricks is that you can use it to control music playback on your phone via a wireless Bluetooth connection.
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Digital can be analog too

Analog watch faces are among the Pebble's customization options.

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