X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Goscam Light Force DVR Flashlight Perfect for Recording in the Dark

by Paul Strauss
Advertisement

My favorite thing to do at CES is dig around the smaller booths for the more unusual gadgets out there. With thousands of booths, it takes some serious legwork, but occasionally I find something worthy of a mention. Here’s one of those things. It’s a flashlight that can actually record video.

goscam_light_force_dvr_flashlight

Built into Goscam’s GD2716 Light Force flashlight is a video camera and DVR. The flashlight features multiple extra-bright 1-watt LEDs, and the camera can capture VGA (640×480) video onto the flashlight’s internal memory. Up to 32GB storage is available, and the whole thing runs on a built-in rechargeable battery that’ll give you 3.5 hours of run time on a 4 hour charge. Once you’ve shot your video, you can download the captured AVI files to your computer via a USB 2.0 connection.

While I’m sure this is really designed for use by law enforcement so they can record video of suspects at the end of the flashlight, it can also be used for building inspectors and construction workers, and anyone else who needs to capture video in the dark. Sure, you can’t go unnoticed like you could with a nightvision camera, but this will probably capture much better video. Of course, you could always just strap one of those GoPro cameras to a flashlight with some duct tape and achieve a similar result.

Hot Deals in the Technabob Shop:



More from Awesomer Media...

Deal: Olive+Owen Bedding Set

Deal: Olive+Owen Bedding Set

Weird Al: Pac-Man

Weird Al: Pac-Man

2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid and EV Prices Announced

2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid and EV Prices Announced

Mercedes-AMG GT R Inspires Racing Boat

Mercedes-AMG GT R Inspires Racing Boat

XM Studios Namor 1/4 Scale Statue

XM Studios Namor 1/4 Scale Statue

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 TV Spot Brings the Bowie

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 TV Spot Brings the Bowie

Advertisement