The idea of listening to your favorite songs while swimming laps at the same time does sound great, right? How about doing it while scuba diving? Way greater, I know. Other people may think that it is impossible, but hell no as the technology for such exists. With that said, let’s say hello to the UWaterG2 waterproof MP3 player.
Dubbed as the smallest waterproof music player in the world by the Fitness Technologies Inc., the UWaterG2 is expected to have its release date at the CES Tradeshow in Las Vegas in 2011. This cool puppy here measures just about 0.4 x 1.25 x 1.75 inches. Specs and features wise, it will come in three memory sizes including – 2GB, 4GB, and 8GB. In addition, the device is water proof up to 10 feet or 3 meters. The MP3 player will also be available in variety of color combinations such as Black/Red, Black/Yellow, Black or Ice White, and Black/Blue. Furthermore, it comes with a Twist and Lock earphones which are expected to cater double protection to avoid damaging its electronics while underwater. Finally, battery – wise, the gadget is expected to provide up to 8 hours of continuous playback via single charge. Here’s a quick run down of its features:
- Dimensions: 0.4”x1.25”x1.75” (0.9x3x4.5cm)
- Weight: under 1 ounce
- 2GB, 4GB, or 8GB memory capacities
- IPX8 Waterproof Certification; waterproof up to 10 feet
- Windows/Mac Compatible with USB cable
- Sequential and Shuffle Play Modes
- Highly Visible Multi-Color LED Mode Control
- “Twist & Lock” jack technology
- Li-Ion Rechargeable Battery up to 8 hours of continuous play time
The UWaterG2 waterproof MP3 player will retail at a starting price of $59. So, what do you think of this device, eh?