London Lite Thursday, 9 July 2009 17 your gadgets wet this summer the best toys are now splash-proof towatertighttech Snap happy: Powershot D10 is waterproof to 10 metres ipod Case IF YOU dont fancy the idea of replacing your gadgets just to make them waterproof then the other option is to get a protective case. The Ego IceBar 2 will not only protect your iPod (it supports all generations of the Nano) but it also lets you listen to your tunes thanks to a pair of built-in speakers. Alternatively it has a socket to plug in waterproof ear buds. Requires additional batteries that give 24 hours of playback -- and it floats. 44, atlanticego.com hd CamCorder IF YOU want to grab the action underwater, the Sanyo Xacti VPC-VH1 will deliver in full HD. The worlds first fully waterproof HD camcorder uses solid-state memory instead of a hard drive or DVD, and takes just 1.6 seconds from powering up to recording readiness. Takes 32 gigabyte SD cards that can store 7.5 hours of footage. 363.82, pixmania.co.uk ITS hard not to think of Knight Rider when a watch phone comes out. But in making the W08 its manufacturers have gone a step further by not just packing it with a range of features -- a 1.3 megapixel camera, text messaging function, an e-book reader, Bluetooth and music player -- but making it waterproof, too. The trade-off of having all these features crammed in is that the only way to use the touchscreen interface is via a tiny built-in stylus. 85, diytrade.com speedo mp3 player SPEEDOS AquaBeat is small enough to fix to your goggles, has controls big enough to find without fumbling and waterproof earbuds that hook around your ears so they dont keep falling out. Its waterproof to three metres and even floats. 75, speedo.com underwater Camera THE Canon Powershot D10 is waterproof down to 10 metres, as well as shockproof and dust- proof. With 12.1 megapixels and a 3x optical zoom its great for all extreme sports. It also comes with optional straps to keep your hands free if you are diving or climbing. And with an optional front cover set you can even increase its protection and change the appearance of the camera at the same time, which, with its stylish bulbous design, already looks like its made for the water. 251 (down from 379), pixmania.co.uk watCh phone A MODERN-DAY message in a bottle, the Corsair Flash Survivor is designed to ensure your data survives, even if you dont... Available in 8, 16 and 32 gigabyte capacities, its waterproof down to 200 metres, with vibrational dampeners built in to make it shockproof -- and its guaranteed for 10 years. 67, dell.com freeze-proof Camera THE Olympus Mju 8000-TOUGH is waterproof to 10 metres, shockproof, stomp-proof and freeze-proof. It lets you operate the camera by tapping its side, such as to choose the underwater mode. It also comes with a pressure metre to monitor your depth so you dont subject the camera to more than it can handle. 339, pcworld.co.uk survival memory stiCk index.html2.html3.html4.html5.html6.html7.html8.html9.html10.html11.html12.html13.html14.html15.html16.html17.html18.html19.html20.html21.html22.html23.html24.html25.html26.html27.html28.html29.html30.html31.html32.html33.html34.html35.html36.html37.html38.html39.html