As the lyrics of the popular nursery rhyme says “Rain rain go away,Come again another day”, you no longer need to chase the rain away since hi-tech umbrellas have made their entry into the global market. These futuristic umbrellas can forecast the weather, click pictures and upload them and can even play some music for you. You just need to carry these amazing gadgets with you and protect yourself from the rain in a sophisticated way. Check out this list of some hi-tech umbrellas to beat the rain.
Light Saber Umbrella
The Light Saber Umbrella can be a part of your valuable sci-fi collection. This 40 inch umbrella from FunShop.co.kr, characterizes a telescoping action and really lights up like a true light saber. This limited edition high-tech umbrella comes with a price tag of $99.99 and if you are a very big Star Wars fan, then this umbrella is definitely going to be a great buy.
Nano Nuno Umbrella
The revolutionary Nano Nuno Umbrella from the house of Pro-Idee, UK, works on nanotechnology for rolling off moisture from its body. It is made of polyester fabric and measures 38-inches in diameter. It stands on a good quality wooden handle. The Nano Nuno costs $98 and if you are looking for a quick drying high-tech umbrella, then it is the best option,
Ambient Forecasting Umbrella
This high-tech umbrella can predict the weather by tuning in to AccuWeather.com. The handle of the Ambient Forecasting Umbrella gets illuminated whenever there is the possibility of rain, drizzle, snow, or thunderstorms. This advanced umbrella works on a AAA battery and costs $129.
Hi-tech umbrellas to beat the rain
The Pileus has been designed and developed by Shingo Iwata, Sho Hashimoto and Takashi Matsumot. This umbrella is connected to the internet and provides you a very exciting rain walk. It is loaded with a large screen on the top surface, an in-built camera, GPS, a motion sensor and a digital compass.The user can click pictures or shoot videos with this umbrella and upload them in Flickr or YouTube in just two minutes. It also has a RFID reader in its handle which when twisted helps in scrolling the contents of the websites. It also functions as a 3D map and gives a 3D bird view around you.
The My Day umbrella is a mix of the Pileus Umbrella and the Forecasting Umbrella and has been conceptualized and designed by Hsiao Yong-li. This spectacular umbrella has an ePaper display on its underside and also plays music that matches the image.You can change the picture according to your mood with a slight twist in the handle of the umbrella. this umbrella is still a future concept.
The sophisticated umbrella called Bumpbrella comes from the house of RKS Design. This unique see-through umbrella is a good option if you have to walk in heavy traffic. It will prevent you from bumping into other people. Thanks to its transparent top. It is also loaded with three bright LEDs which helps you to get noticed even at a rainy night.
Hedonics Solar Umbrella
The high-tech Hedonics Solar umbrella runs on solar energy and is characterized by 16 white LEDs that gets its power from in-built solar panels in order to give mood lighting. These LEDs lasts for about four hours which is enough for a romantic dinner with your beloved. It comes with a price tag of $129.99 and is good if you are looking for a green date.