It appears you have not yet registered with our community. To register please click here...

Go Back [M] > Madshrimps > WebNews
Remote-controlled Aquabotix HydroView takes underwater HD video Remote-controlled Aquabotix HydroView takes underwater HD video
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Remote-controlled Aquabotix HydroView takes underwater HD video
Thread Tools
Old 31st May 2012, 07:53   #1
[M] Reviewer
Stefan Mileschin's Avatar
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Romania
Posts: 128,915
Stefan Mileschin Freshly Registered
Default Remote-controlled Aquabotix HydroView takes underwater HD video

Using an iPad to control your music system? Been there, done that. Using an iPad to control a submersible that also records underwater video in 1080p? Oh, the possibilities. Aquabotix is giving Jacques Cousteau wannabes the ability to shoot the watery depths all the way down to 150 feet as its underwater doohickey -- the HydroView -- officially goes on sale. Measuring 14.6 x 19 x 7 inches and weighing nine pounds, the submersible comes with LED lights, a three-hour battery and a top-side box that connects with a cable tether. The box also allows users to communicate with the HydroView via an iPad, Mac or PC. Besides getting video proof of, say, which swimmers ate too many bean burritos for lunch, the submersible can also take pictures and gather data about water conditions. Top speed for the submersible is five knots -- one knot when going in reverse. Just make sure you don't channel your inner SpongeBob while remotely driving the thing. Although it's not in the same league as Rinspeed's submersible Elise, the HydroView still doesn't come cheap at $3,995 a pop. Check out the official PR and, uh, low-def video of the diminutive diver in action after the break.
Stefan Mileschin is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Arctic Land Rider 403 Remote Controlled Leopard Tank @ TestFreaks Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 5th December 2011 06:45
CD controlled lawn mower jmke WebNews 0 2nd July 2010 11:47
Hummer H3 converted into remote controlled vehicle jmke WebNews 0 19th March 2008 21:51
Emotiv Systems claims first brain-controlled video game controller... jmke WebNews 1 21st February 2008 09:13
Computer Controlled Cat Door jmke WebNews 1 4th October 2007 17:26
Eye-Controlled Intraction with your GUI jmke WebNews 0 5th October 2006 13:43
Thermaltake XTunner Remote Controlled Fan Controller Sidney WebNews 0 18th August 2004 02:04
Software controlled 8-channel fanbus the maniak WebNews 1 1st July 2003 02:31

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 05:28.

Powered by vBulletin® - Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO