Swimming & Fitness — underwater

A Guide to Swimbuds Bluetooth Headphones

A Guide to Swimbuds Bluetooth Headphones

First introduced in the 2017 Kickstarter campaign for Delphin, Swimbuds Bluetooth headphones have become a force in the waterproof headphones market. Featuring full-fledged Bluetooth connectivity, waterproofing to an IPX8 degree, and dedicated buttons for volume, skipping tracks and taking calls, it's no surprise that they've been one of our most asked-about products since before they were even released. You might have questions about them yourself - Should I purchase them in a bundle? How should I use them underwater? Learn the answers to these questions and more in this article. Ways to Purchase Swimbuds Bluetooth Headphones There are three different ways to...

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Savanna Freeman
Delphin Lap Tracking App and Companion App

Delphin Lap Tracking App and Companion App

Are you looking for a new way to track your laps in the pool?Have you tried using different kinds of watches or apps to track your laps, but can't find one that works as well as you would like?Luckily for all swimmers out there, Underwater Audio has created a new app that will blow the other lap tracking apps and devices out of the water (pun intended). What's the App? The app is called Lap Tracking. The name is simple, and right to the point.Lap Tracking is available on either the Delphin or the Apple Watch, so if you don't...

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Alec Zinsli
Independence Day Playlist

Independence Day Playlist

Independence Day Playlist The playlist we have for you in this blog post is based on the on the American holiday which throws summer into full swing - the 4th of July, or Independence Day. On this day, we celebrate with barbecues, fireworks, certain beverages, and doing silly or stupid things while somebody records us. And you can't do all that without the perfect soundtrack! This playlist contains all the Independence Day, July, and summer-themed songs to get your party going.     American Sports - Arctic Monkeys  2:38 | 177 Cruel Summer - Bananarama  3:35 | 108 4th of July...

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Why Wireless Connections Don't Really Work Underwater

Why Wireless Connections Don't Really Work Underwater

  A Little About Wireless Signals The first thing to understand is a little bit about the frequency (or wavelength) of the wireless signals we've all become so accustomed to over the last few years. All wireless devices communicate by emitting and receiving radio waves. Bluetooth, WiFi, cordless phones, even garage door openers and other gadgets all tend to operate on the same frequency. (Here's an interesting article about why.) That frequency is 2.4 GHz, and it's a pretty high, meaning the peaks of the waves are closer together.  Why Frequency Matters Water interacts with electromagnetic waves (of which radio waves are...

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