Even though they’re better known for tractors than technology, Caterpillar won the race to debut the world’s first thermal camera smartphone. The CAT S60 features Lepton thermal imaging sensors that allow users to see in pitch-black darkness with its built-in FLIR camera.
Like your very own in-home flight simulator, the Immersit sofa motion device provides a more immersive movie & gaming experience by delivering action-appropriate jolts, tilts and vibrations. It’s compatible with PCs and most popular consoles, like Xbox One, Xbox 360, and Playstation 3 & 4. So far, there are motion codes for over 120 different games plus hundreds of films & counting. Works with any sofa.
Drawing inspiration from 1950s-era dive watches, Filson’s new Dutch Harbor watch collection is built around a formidable 43mm case with a high contrast 3-hand dial. It is water resistant up to 990 feet, features a unidirectional bezel for precise timing, and is available with leather, nylon and stainless steel bands.
This electric go-kart was designed for kids but if you just can’t resist, it will actually support riders up to 200-pounds, although you might have a tough time hitting the max speed of 12MPH. It’ll be more fun for the kids, but not too much fun. Safety features abound: a front collision sensor will stop it automatically before impact & a phone app allows you to set parental controls for speed, range & so on.
Sony’s APS-C mirrorless, α6300 is taking on the world: it’s got the world’s fastest auto-focus & the most phase-detection AF points available. This means incredible clarity and image quality whether you’re shooting still photos or pro-quality 4K video.
British high-end audio experts NAIM has just released a smaller version of their remarkable Mu-so wireless music system. This compact new model, the QB (cube) uses 5 speakers with a pair of mids driven by 2 x 50-watt amps & a woofer pumping 100-watts. A 32-bit signal processor, built-in Spotify Connect, Tidal, & Apple Airplay give this 8-inch cube serious streaming power.
It’s got all the sports training tools, smart notifications, & Connect IQ compatibility we’d all expect to find in a well-equipped GPS smart watch but the updated tactix Bravo offers serious tactical features & functions, too. Like, GLONASS supported GPS, an EXO antenna, Jumpmaster skydive software, & a display that’s night vision goggle compatible.
Optimized for portable players, the German-made Beyerdynamic T5p is an audiophile-quality, over-ear headphone that delivers hi-fi sound using Tesla technology, a powerful magnetic drive that provides clean reproduction with a very low degree of harmonic distortion.
Combining the functions of audiophile-quality headphones and an advanced Virtual Reality headset, the all-new Glyph Headset from Avegant creates a kind of new-age theater experience for your face, displaying the equivalent of a 65-inch screen before your very eyes that delivers 2D & 3D content for your eyeballs as well as 360-degree sound.
With technologies borrowed from the brand’s ultra-high-end speakers, the re-designed Klipsch RP-160M monitors provide dynamic, theater-quality sound in a compact, bookshelf size speaker. Titanium tweeters with 1” travel suspension, copper cerametallic woofers, & a larger 90 X 90 horn are among the technical highlights.