Hardware Battlefield 2016
Meet Fusar, a helmet package. As an alternative of making an attempt to reinvent helmets, the Fusar system works with any helmet. You simply should clip the primary element, the Mohawk, to your present helmet to show it right into a protected, sensible helmet. The complete package can be obtainable for $549, and early adopters can purchase it for $349. The corporate is competing in our Hardware Battlefield competitors at CES.
With solely the Mohawk half, you’ll be able to add an motion digital camera, exercise tracker, communication system, navigation unit, music participant, black field and emergency alert system to your helmet. It makes use of a normal motion digital camera mount and it really works on the aspect or on the prime of your helmet.
And that’s it. As soon as it’s in your helmet, you management all the things via Fusar’s app in your telephone. For example, you can begin recording movies from the cellular app.
The Mohawk digital camera shoots 1080p movies or 12MP photographs. However the most effective half is that you should use the HotShot function to shoot a fast 15-second video and ship on to your social media accounts.
In different phrases, the Mohawk additionally competes instantly with a GoPro. You must take this into consideration when wanting on the retail worth as you gained’t have to purchase a GoPro along with the Fusar Mohawk. And as you possibly can see on the photographs, the Mohawk seems to be a lot better than mounting a GoPro in your helmet. You possibly can depart the Mohawk in your helmet.
Now, there are different elements on the Fusar package as properly. For instance, in the event you don’t need to use your telephone when driving a motorcycle. Fusar additionally supplies a button with LED indications on your handlebar or wrist. There’s additionally a communication headset so as to chat together with your buddies in walkie-talkie fashion.
Lastly, the Fusar system tracks your exercise with an accelerometer, magnetometer, gyroscope and GPS. You’ll not solely get all of your stats when you’re carried out together with your experience, however it might additionally show to be a vital device because of the constructed-in crash detection system.
If one thing goes flawed, the Fusar Mohawk will alert emergency contacts with a map and the native telephone numbers of the three nearest EMS dispatchers. The Mohawk is predicted to ship in Q3 2016 and the corporate has already completed a profitable Indiegogo marketing campaign.