July 15, 2014
MIAMI, Fla. – July 15, 2014 – Offering a sneak peek at ICAST, Snow Lizard’s SLXtreme case for iPad goesbeyond waterproof, rugged protection to embed Bad Elf’s GPS/GLONASS receiver right inside the case, instantly adding worldwide location support to Wifi-only iPad (Gen 4) without an internet connection ormonthly subscription.
“We are pleased to partner with Bad Elf and offer the ultimate iPad case for people in marine,recreational and water-prone commercial environments,” says Steve Calle, CEO and Co-founder of Snow Lizard Products. “The SLXtreme is already a first-to-market case combining both waterproof protection and recharging power to enable iPad use virtually anywhere. The Bad Elf GPS navigation module makes this case series a complete game-changer in the category.”
The SLXtreme for iPad Navigation Series features a high-performance 66-channel WAAS-enabledreceiver accurate to 2.5m/9’. For iPad WiFi-only , and for iPad Wifi + Cellular, Bad Elf GPS providesfaster, more accurate satellite location support even away from cell towers – up in the sky, out in thewoods, or at sea. With a lock time in as little as 2 seconds, and a sample rate up to 10 MHz, theSLXtreme Navigator Series provides latitude, longitude, altitude, speed and GPS tracking through manypopular and compatible apps available today for iPad.
The back of the SLXtreme case comes equipped with keyholes and screws for securing the iPad to astandard 75mm VESA Mount (sold separately). Easily mount the SLXtreme on a boat console, outdoorrecreational vehicle, airplane cockpit and more. The case is IP-68 rated waterproof up to 2m/6.6’ andthe integrated 10,200 mAh battery nearly doubles the battery the life of the iPad when away frompower.
Coming soon for iPad Gen 4, and Generations 2 & 3 - $299.99 at www.snowlizard.com.
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