Here are some tips to keep in mind when choosing gadgets to withstand the elements.
Not all gadgets are made equal when it comes to water and dust resistance. Here's what to look out for, plus our top picks of summer-ready tech.
Following in the footsteps of the Z1 family and coming later this year, the Xperia M2 Aqua has a waterproof skin.
The $149.99 Kyocera Hydro Icon is waterproof, but inconsistent call quality holds it back.
Crave's Eric Mack took the BlueAnt Pump, a waterproof Bluetooth sports headset, for a spin down a waterfall to test its bona fides. Watch the test for yourself.
As the summer gets underway, the no-contract carrier rounds out its lineup with this water-resistant and drop-proof Android phone.
While it has its sound limitations, the downsized version of Scosche's original BoomBottle is a pretty decent little wireless speaker.
Forget sending your phone to Liquipel. This $29.95 spray kit promises to protect it from both water and scratches.
This up-and-coming waterproof tech from P2i makes your mobile dunk-proof, without any design sacrifices.
The Sony Xperia Z2 tablet packs a Full HD display, supercharged quad-core processor and Android KitKat software into a skinny, waterproof frame