Hexo+ : The french self controlled drone who will stick like a leech!
Go the frenchies ! Squadrone Systems, a company from Grenoble has created a drone which will change the domain of these flying devices, as well as the on-board camera market. Name of the device : Hexo+.
If you are a thrill seeker wanting to record all your sport achievements and fun times, you are certainly used to have an on-board camera placed on your helmet, your bike’s handlebar or even your skateboard. Well now, with the Hexo+ drone, your life will suddenly become easier.
Thanks to this little french drone, you won’t worry anymore about the position of your camera or about the shooting and filming technics as this device is self controlled and will follow you everywhere by itself!
Made up of six helices and capable to fly up to 70Km/h for about 15 minutes, it also contains a GoPro camera and don’t require any pilot to take off and fly around; to enjoy this amazing feature, you will have to jump on its dedicated application available on both Android and IOS and set up the distance from where you want the Hexo+ drone to film you as well as the angle given on the Go Pro to shoot you from the best perspective. The device will then keep track and follow your smartphone everywhere thanks to its embedded GPS tracker so make sure that you will naturally keep your cellphone in your pockets, hands or anywhere else on your body.
This revolution has already convinced and captivated thousands of people on the internet! In fact, the Hexo+ has been introduced to the world through a Kickstarter campain and has collected over 50 000$ in no more than 37 minutes and finished with nothing less than 1,3 million dollars to help launching and manufacturing it.
More info from their website: www.hexoplus.com
Price for this Hexo+ self controlled drone: $1349.
This is the new GPS watch specially designed for golfers! The Tomtom Golfer watch will help you know every part of the green and give you precise distances of front, center and back of the green as well as distances to hazards along the fairway. It also display a graphic of green and hazards before your shot.
This watch will keep track of your score, distance travelled/calories and time of your game.
Tomtom Golfer watch is waterproof so you can still play under the rain.
It contains over 34000 courses over the world and receive regular updates. Moreover, it will point you the courses nearby!!
The battery can last up to 10 hours with GPS activated.
Its screen is 22*25mm and its weight 53 grams.
Price : US$237 + free delivery.
Order it here from Amazon : Order your Tomtom Golfer Watch
The catch of the day! Check this out! It’s pretty awesome 😉
AirDog company have just fund-raised 1.3 millions dollars as they were targeting 200 000!! And they created the AirDog auto follow Drone capable to follow you everywhere and video you with your Go Pro in many situations.
AirDog is a small, agile, foldable quadcopter, especially designed for filmmakers and action sports enthusiasts.
How it works? It autonomously follows you by tracking your position via receiving signal from AirLeash. The AirLeash is a small waterproof computerized tracker with clever software and sensors inside. It sends signals to the AirDog via Bluetooth (up to 300m), indicating exact movement trajectory. It will have multiple attachment opportunities (helmet, snow-googles, wrist, bike handle-bar, etc).
AirDog is Fully autonomous from take-off to landing. No remote control skills required. It also have a gyroscope and clever stabilized gimbal that will always point camera towards you and eliminate shaky footage.
The AirDog Auto follow drone got 6 preset modes with different views and angles for professional recording as you got your personal camera man!! The associated application (Android & IOS compatible) does allow users to set the distance, height and angle of the flying camera. Users can also use the app to create custom flight paths.
Price: US$1295 pre-order. Otherwise: US$1495.
Pre-order it here : AirDog Auto follow drone