Well, this sure is different. We’ve all heard of smartphones, smart-devices, and such; but have you ever heard of a smart soccer ball?
If you haven’t, then here you go…
Adidas has created a smart ball, a smart soccer ball to be more accurate. The Adidas miCoach Smart Ball has sensors inside the ball that provides feedback to the user, such as informing them of their kick, trajectory, spin, and strike accuracy. The ball sends all of your feedback through Bluetooth to the miCoach Smart Ball app on your device.
Here’s the highlights of the Adidas miCoach Smart Ball, according to the official website…
Watch video tutorials in the app to get coaching tips.
Follow the tips, then get instant feedback on your kick, straight to your iPhone.
Track and record your stats and measure your improvement over time.
Challenge your friends and share results.
Visualize the path of the ball, even if you kick it against a wall.
Master elite-level signature kicks like knuckle balls or bending it around the wall.
The Adidas miCoach Smart Ball cost $299.95, which might be a kick to the wallet to some people. Either way, if you’re a soccer player looking to improve your game; then this just might be the perfect soccer ball for you.
The Adidas miCoach Smart Ball is compatible with iPhone 4s, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPad with Retina Display, iPad Mini, iPad Mini with Retina Display, iPad Air, iPod Touch 5th Generation.
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