We're seeing more aftermarket modifications come about like the 'Pal' Pebble Time smartwatch strap as a means of upgrading devices more than ever as wearables becomes more popular.
The 'Pal' works by adding an independent GPS into the strap as well as a compact battery pack. This helps to enhance the capabilities of the device and keep users going when there's no time to slow down.
The 'Pal' Pebble Time smartwatch strap is currently available for preorder on Kickstarter and can be purchased in a variety of colors. The 'Pal' strap is capable of being used via the accompanying smartphone app and can allow users to focus more on their wrist-worn device, if desired. This is thanks to the GPS capabilities of the strap that work without having to be connected to your smartphone.