The Sunroad FR500 brings together a handheld barometer, altimeter, thermometer, compass, flashlight and weather forecasting function into one incredible outdoor device suitable for amateurs and professionals alike.
Suited to use outdoor this handheld multifunction gadget has a rugged outer with IPX4 prot ection so it’s not afraid of a little bit of water. Its built in rechargeable battery that will last you up to 3 months with typical usage and take about 2 hours to recharge which should be plenty for your adventures.
Using super accurate sensors from renowned watch makers Swiss the Sunroad FR500 can track you altitude and record and gains or loss over a 24 hour period. With recordings taken every 30 minutes and a helpful chart displaying all the data you can check your progress as you ascend peaks or trek through mountain passes.
With a similar 24 hour chart for recording air pressure as well as weather forecasting functions, calculated from barometric pressure it is easy for you to use the FR500 to check weather patterns over the course of a day. This critical data lets you see any sudden drops or peaks in pressure that would result in a high or low front coming in. Bringing you the power to determine such weather changes makes the RF500 exceptionally helpful in planning your day ahead when and can be invaluable to seasoned mountaineers and outdoor goers letting them choose the best routes and avoid dangerous situations by keeping ahead of the weather.
The built in digital compass provides a good quick way to navigate and check orientation while other function such as thermometer and hydrometer bring additional information on the clear to read LCD screen. With a secure wrist strap and rubber housing it’s easy to hold and the large buttons make it easy to operate even with gloved hands. For use at night or in dark conditions the screen has a backlight and you can turn on a strong LED light to help you seen in the dark.