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It's very rare that a gadget comes along displaying it's obvious worth and has the potential to be life saving.
Introducing Satski, a pocket sized, touch screen, GPS enabled device which also doubles up as a very capable MP3 player. Through its intuitive touch screen user interface, Satski lets you plot routes to and from points of interest chosen by yourself or located within its database. At the touch of a button your planned route is then animated taking you on a fly through preview of your journey. That’s not all, Satski can replay runs, highlight en route points of interest and comes with built in games that will entertain young and old alike. Satski is an amazing device that guides, assists and records your movements throughout a good days skiing.
Satski is currently available to hire in the resorts of Tignes, Val d'Isère, Courchevel, Méribel, Val Thorens, La Plagne, Les Arcs, St Anton and Verbier. The Satski unit however can also be used across the Alps and in North America. Satski gives you the confidence to explore mountain routes without ever feeling lost or disorientated.
Whilst you're skiing along various slopes, Satski is hard at work recording and tracking your statistics. Speeds, distances and altitudes are all recorded and available on the fly via the clearly labelled side panels on the touch screen. Your statistics are live and updated every second. Particularly interesting and ideal for when you stop for a break, is the replay feature. Upon pressing the replay button you are taken to a screen that displays your day’s progress along with the days recorded stats. Another powerful feature of these systems comes to life when you have returned back to base. After you have handed back the Satski unit, staff will download all of your day's information on to a handy CD-Rom giving you the ability to analyse your performance. The information gathered from your Satski displays animated representations of your every glide as well as stats and figures. The CD-Rom is viewable via any Windows enabled PC. If you have a laptop with you, you can access your results straight away!
The Satski unit is bursting with extra features designed to entertain and offer assistance for your every need. Satski incorporates a quality mp3 player that provides enough memory for you to take your very own soundtrack, up into the mountains with you. All this music means you can travel lighter and leave your additional mp3 player at home. If you want to be entertained during your ski stops, just whip out your Satski and you’re away. A series of multimedia games are on hand and are designed to entertain and challenge you. There are a wealth of points of interest stored on Satski units including summaries of restaurants and bars helping you to make informed decisions about when and where you go. Additionally the latest news, events and weather forecasts are delivered right to the unit enabling you to keep up to date with the latest goings on in your resort.
On top of all of these features Satski has partnered with various bars in the resorts offering users great deals after a goods days skiing. The easy to use interface along with stunning visuals makes Satski an essential companion whilst on the slopes.
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