Going out for the summer? Check out these must-have gadgets!
With the temperatures soaring above 40 degrees Celsius, I think it is now safe to say that the summer season has officially started. The summer weather isn’t particularly enticing especially for residents here in the UAE, but if you’re the type who prefers the hot, humid weather, here’s a couple of gadgets that should help you survive the UAE summer.
GoPro HERO6 – Going on road trips, beaches and other adventures means you would be taking lots of pictures and video. But keep your smartphone and use a GoPro HERO6 instead – it shoots 4K in 60 fps and slow motion, and is completely dust and waterproof.
Amazon Kindle Oasis – This high-resolution e-reader easily bests the other e-book readers from Amazon. The 6-inch display is big enough to read books from the Kindle store and should keep you busy until the weather gets better again.
HP Sprocket – Love to print images but don’t want the big bulky printers? HP’s portable Sprocket printer can print your photos instantly without the need for ink. You can even add stickers and frames and print it from your smartphone using Bluetooth.
Read more: HP Sprocket Review
Belkin Pocket Power 5K – Bringing all these gadgets would require a lot of power. If you’re outside without access to an electrical plug, it is best that you bring a portable battery that can give your devices extra juice. This one from Belkin packs 5,000 mAh of power that should keep your devices fully charged.
Read more: Belkin Pocket Power 5K Review
Bose SoundLink Micro – If you’re heading out to the beach, this portable speaker should be the best accessory to have if you want to listen to your tunes while cooling down. The Bose SoundLink Micro is dustproof and waterproof and the internal battery means that you have hours and hours of music at your disposal.
Read more: Bose SoundLink Micro Review
Spectacles – Snap’s updated Spectacles now feature better cameras and hardware so you can share clearer and more detailed snaps. It even comes in various new colors that would suit any user.
Sony RX100 Mark VI – Sony’s latest iteration of its RX100 features even better features along with 4K recording. It’s small and compact, which easily wins over my big and bulky DSLR.
Insta360 One – One of the best and cheapest 360 cameras available, the Insta360 One can immediately take 360-degree images and video, which you can immediately share on social media.
Read more: Insta360 One Review
Have other products that we have missed? Give it a shoutout in the comments below!