X

EU Visitor Notice: This Website Uses Cookies

This website uses cookies to improve user experience, to provide analytical data to better serve our visitors, and to serve advertising to fund our operations. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy.

Your preference will be saved for 90 days, or until you clear your browser cookies.


I AGREE
I DISAGREE
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Sports Trading Cards Get Video Screens

by Shane McGlaun
Advertisement

When I was a kid, I collected my share of baseball cards. I was particularly fond of a line of cards called Sportflics. These cards were made of cardboard like all cards, but when you moved them back and forth, the image on the card would change. A new trading card is set to come that makes those Sportflics cards look dumb.

The new cards come from a company called Panini America and will be offered with four different basketball player cards to start. Apparently, the cards will be stuffed into random packs of five cards that sell for $20 per package, and the cards will be limited inserts into the retail packages. The cards have a small LCD screen on them and are still made of cardboard.

That screen is able to show about 20 minutes of video content to the user and it has 2GB of storage. The user can upload more audio or video content to the card as well via USB adapter that is included.

[via LA Times]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Enhanced Xbox One Controllers

Enhanced Xbox One Controllers

My Friend Pedro

My Friend Pedro

Six Flags Cyborg Cyber Spin Ride

Six Flags Cyborg Cyber Spin Ride

Advertisement
2018 Mitsubishi Outlander 3.0 GT Review: The Road Well Traveled

2018 Mitsubishi Outlander 3.0 GT Review: The Road Well Traveled

Aston Martin Rapide AMR is Four-Doors of V12 Zoom

Aston Martin Rapide AMR is Four-Doors of V12 Zoom

2019 GMC Sierra Elevation is a Posh Cowboy Cadillac

2019 GMC Sierra Elevation is a Posh Cowboy Cadillac