8 Chilling products to help you stay cool this summer
Originally published at Gadget Flow on May 13, 2019.
- At what temperature are humans uncomfortable? It differs for everyone but, being too hot is more about humidity and air circulation than just temperature. For us to feel comfortable, we can withstand higher temperatures as long as there’s plenty of airflow and low humidity.
- I’ll use my pool to keep cool. Where can I find great pool stuff? Check out our pool accessories right here.
- Where can I find more summer gadgets? Be sure to check out and stock up on our summer must-haves.
When the temperatures tip into the 80s (or 30s depending on where you live!), staying comfortable in your home can be futile. It gets swelteringly hot, muggy, and the air outside hits you like a wall of humidity.
Rather than wallow in the sweat of your own self-pity, use the power of innovation and technology to stay cool. These chilling products all have one purpose and that’s to keep us cool when it gets hot.
ExtremeMist Personal Cooling System for Misting and Drinking
If you stay active in any weather, the ExtremeMist is a must for your gear list. This wearable cooling system doesn’t just offer drinking water on the go. It can also mist the cool water onto your face and body, cooling you down in the process.
Ventila Backpack Ventilation Fan
You know what’s gross? Arriving to work with a sweaty and sticky back. Ventila is a compact and portable fan that attaches to your backpack and provides total ventilation. Moving the air about, it reduces sweat and keeps you cool for your whole commute.
The Original Chill Pal Cooling Towel
Have you tried the ol’ cold, wet washcloth on the back of your neck trick? If you have, you know it stops working after just a few minutes. With Chill Pal, you simply soak the towel, wring it out, and place it on your neck. The innovative towel retains a cooler temperature for longer, making your time in the heat more bearable.
HP OMEN Mindframe Cooling Gaming Headset
You already know HP for their plentiful computer and gaming accessories. But have you heard of the OMEN Mindframe Headset? It’s complete with active ear cup cooling technology. Yes, you read that correctly. Each ear cup has a thermoelectric device and moves heat away from the headset and your ears so you can stay cool.
Check out our Unboxing of the HP OMEN Mindframe Headset here!
Feher Helmets ACH-1 Air Conditioned Motorcycle Helmet
Summer is the perfect time for hitting the open road on your motorcycle. With the Feher ACH-1, you can stay chill while doing it. This helmet has a built-in air conditioning system that evenly circulates filtered, cooled air across the top of your head. In fact, it can get up to 15°F cooler inside the helmet than the outside air.
bFan Air Cooling Bed Fan
If you can only cool one part of your home, make it your bed. The bFan is a unique (and life-saving) cooling system that directs cool air under your covers. It stabilizes your beneath-the-sheets temperature so you won’t have to toss and turn and wake up to sweaty sheets ever again.
Hisense Hi-Smart Portable Air Conditioner
Need to cool an entire room? Hisense has got you covered with the Hi-Smart Portable Air Conditioner. It requires no installation and can be moved room to room to keep you and your family nice and cool. It can effectively cool rooms up to 300 square feet in no time.
Aros Smart Window Air Conditioner
Installing easily in your window, Aros adds intelligence to your home air conditioning. It works seamlessly with the app so you can manage and control the air in your home from just about anywhere. It learns from your habits to create an optimal cooling schedule so you can stay comfortable no matter how hot it is.