Nimblechapps Blog

This is the section where we get a chance to rant about latest happenings in the tech world. Keen to know our thoughts? Refer our blogs

Buckshot Pro – Now add Music to your Outdoor Explorations

Buckshot Pro

Technological innovations have made unimaginable things possible. While people continue to use high end devices in their homes and offices, myriad gadgets have been developed that can easily be carried and used on-the-go.

A while back, Outdoor Technology Buckshot developed a very small Bluetooth speaker which included a bike mount that was portable and simple. Now, Outdoor Technology launches Buckshot Pro that is an upgraded audio including a flashlight attachment.

  • With a cylindrical size and a textured diamond pattern, it has a rubberized frame.
  • It is also rated IPX5 for water resistance and includes a passive bass radiator that safeguards it from project low frequencies.
  • The flashlight accessory screws on to the end of the speaker and in 3 seconds of pressing the button, its LED emits powerful white light.
  • The company states that the battery life is max at 10 hours on full charge.
  • Also, the Pro pumps out modest sound and decent deep bass. There would be gobs of distortion when the volume is increased though.

Compact and User-friendly

Buckshot Pro is a small, cylindrical Bluetooth Speaker that is easy to mount and carry. Gaining immense popularity for its simplicity and portability, the Buckshot Pro comes with a flashlight and makes outdoor activities such as biking, hiking and camping enjoyable and convenient.

Impeccable Design

The Buckshot pro is cylindrical in shape and more or less resembles a flashlight, making it an easy-to-carry device. The outside frame is made from rubber and has ribs that provides a firm grip. Available in various colors like green, gray, orange, black and red, it is made to suit the preferences of a large audience.

Remarkable Features

The Buckshot Pro offers some remarkable features that enhance the entire outdoor experience:

  • Compact size 1.7×4.1 inches (without the flashlight)
  • IPX5 water resistant
  • Detachable LED torch
  • 10 hour battery life
  • USB cable
  • Built-in microphone
  • 2600 mAh Power bank
  • Rubber mount strap
  • Shock proof

A Bluetooth Speaker

The Buckshot Pro speaker is perfect for outdoor camping. As the speaker is tiny, it does not produce big bass but yields loud and clear audio. It can be mounted and played on the bicycle while riding, thus providing a great cycling experience. Buckshot Pro’s outer surface has playback controls along with volume controls which can also be used for track navigation.

A Flashlight with Various Modes

The combination of a flashlight and an audio speaker makes Buckshot pro the perfect gadget for any outdoor activity. The flashlight is a detachable accessory and can be used for dawn and dusk rides. It offers 4 lighting modes, suited for different kinds of lighting needs; two modes that transform the Buckshot Pro into a lamp, one mode for torchlight use and one for strobe use.

A Power bank, a Microphone, a USB Device and more

Due to its small size and the availability of a rubber mount strap, the Buckshot Pro is easy to mount on bicycles and attached to backpacks. It has a built-in microphone that enables hands free calls. The driver is located at one end of the cylinder while the other end contains the micro USB connection that is required for charging the Buckshot Pro. The USB port can also be used to connect the flashlight and to charge other devices such a mobile phones.

Takeaway

While technology has become an inseparable part of people’s lives in all spheres, the concept of a portable speaker is attractive to many. Priced at $80, the Buckshot Pro is a niche product best suited for campers and cyclists. Available at major online stores, the Buckshot Pro is an impeccable piece of technology that can make your adventures more enjoyable. The ruggedness and usefulness of the Buckshot Pro along with its design and worthwhile features make it a perfect companion for outdoor explorations.

Rajiv Patil
Rajiv is one of the founders of Nimblechapps, a web and mobile development company based out of India. At Nimblechapps he overlooks delivery, product development and often lends a hand to the in house development team. His personal interest include Travel, Food and Motorcycling.