Though the Earth day has passed us by this year, we need not forget our duties towards the environment. In a continuous effort by all quarters of the society, we are seeing more awareness on the issue of environmental conservation. Technology isn’t far behind on this front, as eco-friendly gadgets are continually introduced in the market. Here are the five best gadgets that you can own and make a positive impact on the environment.
Solar Lighted Umbrella
Instead of using lighting solutions that consume huge amount of energy and emit high amount of heat, using solar lighted Umbrella can provide an eco-friendly solution. As the name suggests, the umbrella uses solar energy to provide lighting solution. Priced at $150, it uses LED technology to emit light. Also equipped is the battery backup for six hours.
LG Viper 4G
LG has taken an initiative on the mobile phone frontier, to conserve the environment. Its outer casing is made out of recyclable plastic, while packaging is completely carved out of recycled materials. The charger for the phone is also competent on the energy front. When not in use, the charger automatically gets turned off when not in use. The cell phone costs approximately $100.
G-Shock Military inspired Solar Watches
G-Shock has come up with many eco-friendly versions of watches in the past. These military style based watches are stylish and slick. The salient feature of this watch design is that it recharges via solar energy. Thus, the normal problem associated with the wearing down of the battery isn’t present in this design. These watches have been made to be resistant to shocks and water as well. Available in three different designs, the price is fixed at $120.
Logitech K750 and K760 Light Powered Solar Keyboard
Logitech has long dominated the field of keyboard and mouse making industry. K750 model is designed for Windows operating systems while the K760 has been manufactured for the Mac and Apple operating systems. The key feature is that the keyboard charges itself from solar energy, monitor light or the energy from any other light source. Keyboard surface is made out PVC material, which is again entirely recycled. Logitech Solar Powered keyboard is priced at $58.
iBamboo speaker utilizes the amplification capacity of a Bamboo to provide crystal clear sound quality. With this sound system, your iPhone can be connected in the middle as the bamboo system is slit in the middle to make space. Bamboo is durable and easily biodegradable. There is no need of any kind of charging or any other kind of electricity. Price of this device is $29.
Gadget industry is known for providing eco-friendly gadgets at a remarkably inexpensive price. You don’t have to check your wallet before going green anymore!