The Gadget Show Live 2010 – Sneak Peek
Gadget lovers? Then make sure you get done to see The Gadget Show Live 2010 this April to test out and buy some amazing new gadgets hitting the scene.
1.A big exhibitors stand to stop by is the YikeBike, if you’re a bit of a commuter then this is a great gadget to pop along to see. It gets its worldwide launch at this event so you’ll be the first to see! The mini-farthing has a different riding position, giving a smoother ride for a small size.
Weighing less than 10kg it’s the lightest folding bicycle in the world. It can even be stored under your desk at work, bonus!
“What we have done is take a fresh approach to cycle design to give people freedom to commute easily and quickly in crowded urban environments with a minimal carbon footprint,” says Grant Ryan, the successful inventor and entrepreneur behind the product.
Key features of the YikeBike:
â€¢ The carbon frame gives a strong light platform for the bike.
â€¢ The YikeBike is designed for city journeys of up to 9km and top speed of 20km/h.
â€¢ The mechanics are all totally enclosed
â€¢ The YikeBike has safety features like anti-skid brakes, brake lights and indicators.
2.sWaP will be releasing three new ground-breaking designs at the show:
1. sWaP Lady – the brand new much anticipated gorgeous, bracelet style, ladies smart Watch and Phone.
2. sWap Rebel – which is a lightweight , colourful and durable Watch and Phone , built with the teenager in mind.
3. sWap Nova – they say this is possibly the most stunning and smallest regular style mobile phone, you have to see it to believe it.
We all like toys that fly, who doesn’t? And these were shown on The Gadget Show to boot. Vertical take off-V22 Osprey and sensational Heli Mission Combo comprising a remote controlled Swat Truck, with a three channel chopper secretly hidden away inside from RC Wonders.
3.Keela Clothing launch their new ESP intelligent clothing system. Whether you are looking for a waterproof jacket, an insulating base layer or lightweight travel trousers; when it comes to performance outdoor clothing, nothing comes close to Keela gear which is why it is tried, tested and trusted by Mountain Rescue Teams, Tactical Forces and Expedition teams all around the World.
4.New 2010 range ofÂ Cytronex powered bicycles – Cytronex, the British electric bicycle system manufacturer, has launched a new range of electric bikes for 2010 based on the new Cannondale Quick range of hybrid urban bikes. The Cytronex system is designed to provide the cyclist with â€œinvisible assistanceâ€ which is to say that the company equip existing high end bikes with Cytronex power assistance which has very little visual impact on the bicycle. When the going gets tough, the rider can just press a button to receive silent thrust from the Cytronex hub motor. With the power on, hill climbing becomes as easy as cycling on the flat. When the power is off the bike rides and feels like the same bicycle before the system was fitted.
Cytronex launched the worldâ€™s lightest full size electric bike in 2009 with the Cytronex Powered Cannondale Capo at 13.6Kg, then introduced an even lighter model at 12.9Kg with the Cytronex Powered Cannondale Super Six. The Super Six was developed for the Gadget Show hill climb race against professional cyclist Russell Downing which appeared on the Channel 5 show in November (the video can be seen at: http://www.cytronex.com)
The new Cytronex Quick bikes weigh in at just 15.5Kg and prices start at about Â£1,400 inclusive. The Quicks are designed for all weather cycling (such as commuting) and include a model with Shimano Nexus 8 speed hub gear. All bikes will be available from April 2010, and are supplied directly by the manufacturer. See http://www.cytronex.com.
5. New Tough Camera range, PEN small system latest model and world beating Ultrazoom camera and pocket recorders from Olympus. Perfect for those who need something a bit more durable without loosing out on the style of sleekness of the the other models.
6.Recently launched newÂ WRAP video eyewear range Â – video eyewear for the entertainment, defence, industrial and low vision medical markets – providing users with a portable and private big screen experience that can be used practically anywhere, anytime.
7. TheÂ SlouchPod Interactive XT range of Gaming Chair. Get your ultimate slounch on in with the SlouchPod this year. Coming in a variety of colours including pink, his and hers chairs are never out of the question…
Images from. Wrap, RC Wonders, YikeBike