Gadgets

Crazy New Devices Lets You Talk, Text, And Even Use Maps With No Cell Service

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Trying to communicate and coordinate with friends and family when you don’t have cell service can be a huge inconvenience – and it can even be dangerous in an emergency. Boy Genius Report has found a handy device that lets you use your phone even when you don’t have a signal. Find out more from BGR and shop below:

From BGR:
When you go to a concert or a sports event and you can’t text or talk to your friends because the network is overloaded, it’s annoying. When you go hiking, rafting, mountain climbing or anything else in the wilderness and you can’t text or talk to your friends because there’s no coverage, it’s dangerous. The BEARTOOTH Smart Walkie Talkiesolution solves your problem in either scenario, allowing you to talk, text, or even navigate without any cellular coverage or Wi-Fi. It works at ranges of up to 3 miles depending on the terrain and your surroundings, and it’s on sale right now on Amazon for 15% off.

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This brilliant little gadget connects to your smartphone via Bluetooth, and then BEARTOOTH devices connect to each other over dedicated radio waves. While connected, you can talk and text with any other BEARTOOTH users without the need for cell service or Wi-Fi. You can also share your location, and other users can navigate to you with the BEARTOOTH app. By now you’re wondering what the range is, and you should prepare to be impressed. Depending on the terrain and your surroundings, BEARTOOTH has a range of between 1 and 3 miles.

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