Gadgets for the Guru – get outdoors
iZZi Orbit Pro
The iZZi Orbit Pro iPhone 5/5s case is a smartphone photographer’s heaven. The Orbit Pro features four interchangeable lens that allows you to take four different styles of photos: Fisheye, Wide Angle, Telephoto and Macro. The 180-Degree Fisheye lens allows users to take panoramic style shots, overhead event crowd shots or group shots. Whereas the 0.67X Wide Angle Lens can fit all of your friends and family into one photo. The 2X Telephoto Lens is able to capture photos from a great distance and the Macros lens allows users to take extremely detailed photos.
Peerless-AV 47″ Outdoor TV
The Peerless-AV Outdoor TV (1080p) is a waterproof, dustproof and maintenance free TV ideal for homeowners as well as restaurants. The Outdoor TV is designed to operate in severe temperatures ranging from -24 degrees Fahrenheit to 124 degrees Fahrenheit. Measuring 43.6” x 25.7” x 6.0” (W x H x D), the TV is constructed with an anti-reflective impact-resistant safety glass that protects the screen against damage and also an ambient light sensor that automatically adjusts brightness to best match the lighting conditions.
The Garmin VIRB Elite action camera is designed for the outdoor adventurer and those wanting to film a story. The camera films in 1080p true HD and features a rugged and waterproof (IPX-7) housing. It has a 1.4-inch Chroma color display and can record up to three hours of true HD (1080p) video on one charge. Users are also able to capture high quality still photos while the video camera is recording. WiFi is built-in to the VIRB Elite for users wanting to upload their videos and photos instantly. The VIRB Elite also features data sensors and a high-sensitivity GPS.
Watch a demo of the Garmin VIRB Elite here
With so many cellphone cases out on the market, what makes the LifeProof nüüd different? The LifeProof nüüd is the first waterproof and all-protective smartphone cases without a screen cover. Using a compression lock system that forms a waterproof seal between the case and the device touch screen, users are able to touch the screen of their smartphones while protected from water and dust. It also has an IP68 rating for submerging 6.6 ft./2m underwater for one hour. The nüüd is also built to survive a 6.6 ft./2m. drop
Watch how the LifeProof nüüd works here
With the weather warming up, kids are ready to head to the pool. One of the top concerns for parents is pool safety. iSwimband is a portable and personal drowning detection system for parents. Children/ toddlers will wear the Bluetooth sensor equipped iSwimband and it will alert the parents’ iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch should a swimmer remain submerged for too long a period of time, and/or if a non-swimmer should accidentally fall into the water. iSwimband works in pools, lakes, rivers, the beach, spas and bathtubs.
$149.99 Available for pre-order, ships in May. iswimband.com
Watch an informational video of iSwimband here.