Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Backpacking, camping, fishing, trekking and even hiking have really grown popularity over recent years. More and more of us are becoming increasingly adventurous and are seeking new thrills in potentially dangerous environments. With more information readily available and trusted back country environment equipment, we’re leaving our comfort zone and enjoying the thrills of outdoor adventures.
Outdorrsmen everywhere are embracing the excitement that comes with an adventure travel. However, it is always a must to guarantee yoyr safety in the wilds. One best equipment you must carry when invading backwoods is a perfect smartphone which you can use a GPS unit. We recommed, you use the Alcatel One Touch Snap and simply download the BackCountry Navigator GPS App right into your phone. This software allows you to combine multiple waypoints and move point-to-point. Once you reach the first waypoint, the GPS can automatically point you on your way to the next one.
On the other hand, Alcatel One Touch Snap GPS sports an Android OS, v4.2 (Jelly Bean) which features a quad core 1.2 GHz processor and 4 GB (2.4 GB user available), 1 GB RAM memory. The phone comes with a 4.5 inches (~245 ppi pixel density) display however it can only display a resolution of 960 x 540 pixels. It has capacitive touchscreen with 16M colors and the screen is protected with Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating.
Under the hood of this phone you can find 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash with Geo-tagging, 720p video quality. It has sensors like Accelerometer, proximity and compass. The speed connection of this unit is HSDPA, 42 Mbps, HSUPA, 11 Mbps (Single SIM model) and WLAN of Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot. It also features Bluetooth with v4.0 with A2DP, microUSB v2.0, A-GPS support. Alcatel One Touch Snap is available in colors of silver, cloudy and white. It is backed up with 1800 mAh battery which allows you up to 440 h (2G) / up to 340 h (3G) of stand-by time and up to 11 h (2G) / up to 7 h (3G) to talk-time.