TOP 8 TRAVEL GADGETS, 2015

EYEFI MOBI SD CARD

EyeFi is a WiFi SD card that’s allows you to connect your camera to all your devices through a wireless network, meaning you can update your Instagram account on the go! You can choose to subscribe for $4.99/month and access all 3 features listed below or don’t subscribe and only pay for the card and utilise the Consolidate & Sync option. (This is what we use)

  1. CONSOLIDATE AND SYNC
    • Combines photos from DSLRs, WiFi cameras, and phones immediately
    • Syncs thousands of photos to PC, Mac, mobile devices in seconds
    • All app features operate online or offline (on phone/tablet/PC)
  2. PROTECT, EDIT, AND SHARE
    • Keeps original resolution photos safe and accessible from any device
    • Handles both JPG and RAW images
    • Edit photos on one device, see changes on all devices instantly; share with ease
  3. ORGANIZE AND DISCOVER
    • Automatically tags photos as they are taken regardless of camera
PRICE: From AU$29.95

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GOPRO – HERO4 SESSION

HERO4 Session is the smallest, lightest, most convenient camera yet, featuring a rugged and waterproof design, easy one-button control, 1080p60 video and 8MP photos.

Perfect for all travels; professionals to families. Small enough to fit in your pocket and durable enough to be dropped by your 2-year-old into the water. Comes with multiple attachments and cases. This little camera allows you to capture all extreme memories!

PRICE:  AU$579.95

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SELFIE STICK

Wether its a GoPro accessory or a cheap one from Ebay its a must traveling companion from those traveling solo to a family with kids. You will no longer need to ask a stranger to take your photo! No language barriers or those embarrassing moments when you have to ask “can you just take a another one”?!, because they didn’t get it right!

PRICE: From AU$15.00

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SATECH SMART TRAVEL ROUTER

Satech Smart Travel Router is two devices in one: Travel adaptor to over 150 countries and a WiFi external Router.

  • Use the AC power port and the USB port to charge two devices at once,
  • Four Networking Modes
    1. Router:
      • Functions as a typical router, connecting to the internet provided by your ISP and broadcasting a wireless signal, enabling you to create your own network.
    2. Repeater:
      • Connect to your existing network and amplify it. This enables you to extend the range of your wireless network – invaluable if you have a weak connection in a room far away from your router.
    3. Access Point:
      • Create a wireless connection from a wired source. If only an Ethernet port or Ethernet cable is available, the router can connect to the wired connection and broadcast a wireless network that all your devices can connect to.
    4. Client:
      • Connect to a device such as a Smart TV or video game console via an Ethernet cable. The Smart Travel Router can then be used as a wireless adapter, enabling the connected device to connect to the internet wirelessly.

PRICE: AU$49.99

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LUG LOC LUGGAGE LOCATOR

Lug Loc can track your luggage through a GPS signal anytime and anywhere through a simple mobile application. No more waiting and guessing, and no more missing luggage. With this little gadget you will always know where you luggage is. The battery last 15 days.

There is no subscription plan, instead you pay per trace: 5 traces / $6.99.

PRICE:  AU$69.99

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THE NORTH FACE SURGE II CHARGED BACKPACK

The North Face Surge II backpack is equipped with something called a Joey;  a battery with a USB port that can charge your phone for up to 3 1/2 times. Great for your on the go and have no time to stop and charge your phone, computer,etc.

PRICE: AU$229

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KEEPGO GLOBAL DATA SIM

KeepGo is a prepaid International Data SIM Card or Mobile WiFi Hotspot. Has coverage in 64 countries, and a one year validity.

PRICE: From US$70 /1GB

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PLAYLUGGAGE

Playluggage, what a fun and versatile idea! A suitcase that double as a game board for backgammon, Chinese checkers, chess, poker, Parcheesi and a lego board. Game pieces are all included and are magnetic for easy. Or even better design your own!

PRICE: From US$159