Gadgets on the beach: Tips on using




Hard to imagine summer without a beach and swimming, but even on the beach, we can not imagine myself without all their gadgets: phone, e-book, tablet – you want to take with you all. But that sand and water does not bring harm to your devices, it is necessary to make some preparations.

What gadgets to bring

The ideal option for reading – the tablet or e-book. Laptop too gromozdsky and inconvenient for the beach. In addition, there are a lot schёlochek in which can easily be backfilled with sand or water to leak.

It is preferable for the beach eBooks (Kindle or Nook), their screen is not glare, and they have no backlight.

If you still have brought the tablet, then you have a problem with reading in the dark glasses. If you polarizing glasses (namely those best protection from the sun), the screen of your device will seem too dark or even black. Rotate the tablet 90 degrees, you will be surprised, but it helps! Suppose feel the screen is black in portrait mode, turn it to landscape mode and vice versa: if it appears black in landscape mode, turn it upright. Variant turn depends on the type of tablet your points.
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Unfortunately, almost nothing can be done with glare on the screen. You can certainly stick antiglare film, but it does not save the situation greatly. The screen will resemble less a mirror, but it will still be difficult to see something out of direct sunlight.

It is important to protect the gadget from water and sand. Buying a waterproof cover will solve this problem, but there are a cheaper way: bags for products with lock zip-lock. They perfectly protect your device from water, in addition, you can use the touch screen right through the bag.

How to save the device if it still got water, sand or dirt

Whatever precautions you took, your gadget can sometimes fall into the sand or, worse, into the water. Fortunately, if you quickly take the necessary measures, it can be saved.

1. The product has been dropped in the sand

You drop the product in the sand and now all full of holes and microcracks sand. In this case the help of compressed air cartridge (they are sold in shops and computer designed specifically for cleaning equipment). With the help of a container you can easily get rid of the sand in the device.

2. The product has been dropped in water

A device that has fallen into the water, you need as quickly as possible to put in a container with dry rice. You also need to remove the battery, if possible, and do not insert back as long as possible, it’s best – a few days. In this case, there is a chance that you save the life of his gadgets.

Sometimes it’s better just not to take Gadgets

Going to the beach, remember that there are more paper books. They are easy to read in the sun at any position, and even if the book gets the water, then it can still be read, and do not need to flee for rice.

Instead, the smartphone can take an old phone. You will rest easy. In addition, the paper book and a regular phone is unlikely to attract the attention of thieves beach.

And do you have any tips on how to keep their gadgets from the summer of trouble? Write to us in the comments.


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