Be it camping, desert exploring or an adventure holiday, the best way to enjoy the unpredictable outdoor scene is to be fully prepared and well equipped. So with our pick of these 5 must-have gadgets, you can chronicle your adventure, power up your devices and enjoy every moment you’re spending with nature.
Packing all the power of a GoPro while staying small and lightweight, the Hero4 Session camera is easy to wear and has incredible mounting flexibility – made possible by the durable ball joint buckle. Bring it along to your next adventure and get professional video quality, or take impressive detailed pictures with the 8MP resolution. Whether you’re in the water or at high altitudes, this camera will capture everything. (Coming soon to Sun & Sand Sports).
Harnessing solar energy to generate the power needed to charge your outdoor equipment such as headlamps, GPS, action cameras, mobile phones and more, the Powertraveller Solarmonkey Expedition is the best addition to your kit. Boarded with an aluminum case, the charger remains durable and hardy during your toughest adventures. This slim and lightweight 2-panel charger also comes with the Maximum Power Point Tracker technology to stay just as effective during low-light conditions, keeping you going even after the sun goes down.
Whether it’s an impromptu picnic session with friends or camping overnight with family, the Solex Travel Bag carries an aluminum lining to keep food and beverages fresh. Packed with plenty of individual compartments to store your picnic essentials – including glasses, plates and cutlery, this easy-to-carry backpack is a must-have the next time you choose to dine under stars.
Stacked with an impressively high resolution and a range of frame-rate options, the GoPro Hero4 Silver stands out from the crowd of action cameras with its touchscreen options and strong battery life. This GoPro is great when it comes to depth under water as it remains effective up to 40 meters, so you can take memories of your diving trips home with you. Connect to your computer, upload your prized captures and play around with the software to create a travel montage or fun video clip.
Featuring a sleek clamshell design, the 2-panel Powertraveller Solarmonkey Adventurer is known for balancing solar charging and reserving battery capacity at an extremely efficient level. Featuring a self-sensing technology which automatically switches to charging mode when a device is connected, you can power up everything from iPhones and other smartphones, to e-readers with this nifty machine.
Be better prepared for your next trekking or hiking adventure by looking up our range of state-of-the-art gear and equipment in our Outdoor section and follow our Outdoor content series to learn all the tips and tricks to having fun on your outdoor adventures. You can also take part in our photo competition #myuaeadventure for the chance to win a GoPro or a number of other great prizes.