Coronavirus is a huge concern around the world and the best thing to do right now is to stay at home and wait it out. That might be difficult for most people. With that in mind, here is some tech that will help you through CoronaVirus self-quarantine.
Tech For CoronaVirus Self-Quarantine
The following is the tech we recommending you use during the coronavirus outbreak to pass the time and increase security against the epidemic.
The Ring doorbell allows you to see who is at your door via your smartphone. It offers HD video and is even motion activated so you can get notified regarding when your package is delivered and when it is picked up. Ring is now owned by Amazon so it works with Alexa as well. You can connect the doorbell with the wiring of your current one. The following are the main features of the Ring Smart Doorbell:
- 1080p HD video
- Hear and speak to people from your phone, tablet or select Echo device
- Motion detection notifications
- Live View
- Connects to existing doorbell wiring for constant power
- Review what you missed for up to 60 days
While you are at home, you should check for Corona. One of the symptoms is higher body temperature. You should check that regularly. With the Kinsa Smart Ear Digital Thermometer, you can do that very easily. This is ideal for kids, babies and adults alike. It is FDA approved for body temperature readings and doctors recommend it for all ages. You can install the app on your phone and keep track of body temperatures of your loved ones and yourself. The app also tells you how to feel better faster.
- Fast and accurate reading
- Reading takes 1 second
- FDA cleared
- Doctor recommended
If you would rather have a more conventional digital thermometer then this is the one for you. The Vicks SpeedRead V912US Digital Thermometer is quick and accurate and provides quick insights regarding body temperature. The numbers are easy to read. It is also waterproof and shuts off automatically to increase battery life. It remembers the last reading that you took.
- Quick and accurate
- Easy to read
- Auto shut off
- Remembers last reading
- Comes with storage case and batteries
- 1-year warranty
To Pass The Time
When at home, passing the time can be a major issue. The following are some products that we recommend for killing the time during CoronaVirus quarantine.
Apple is known for making some great tech and its tablets do have some great displays. You can watch content on the Apple iPad Air, play games or talk to friends and family. The following are the main features of the Apple iPad Air:
- 10.5-inch Retina Display with True Tone and wide Color
- A12 Bionic chip
- Touch ID Fingerprint Sensor and Apple Pay
- 8MP back camera, 7MP FaceTime HD Front camera
- Stereo speakers
- 802.11ac Wi-Fi
- Up to 10 hours of battery life
If the Apple iPad Air does not meet your requirements then you can also check out the regular iPad ($30 Off), the iPad Pro and the iPad Mini ($49 Off). All of these are great for content consumption and it all comes down to personal preference and requirements.
If your TV does not have cable then you need not worry. Apple TV will give you access to Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, ESPN, Hulu, Disney+. You do need to subscribe to them but they do offer the first month for free.
- DHR10 and Dolby Vision
- 7.1 surround sound support
- A10X Fusion chip
- Voice search
- HD and UHD TV compatible
- View photos and videos from your iPhone and iPad on TV
- Netflix, iTunes, Hulu, ESPN etc
If you like reading then the Kindle Paperwhite is for you. It comes in Black and Blue and while the bezels are pretty thick, the reading experience is exceptional. The front is flush and the screen is 300 ppi with no glare at all. The device is now waterproof so you can keep reading in the bath. For storage, you get up to 32 gigs.
- 300 ppi
- Glare-free display
- Up to 32 GB free
This is all the tech that we can recommend for you during the CoronaVirus outbreak.