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Bursting onto the tennis sensor and gadget scene is the Sony Smart Sensor! Compatible with 2015 rackets from Wilson, Head, Prince and Yonex, the Sony sensor takes this revolutionary technology to a whole new level for tennis players, now incorporating video content to along with real-time shot stats delivered straight to your smartphone or tablet.
Connecting the sensor to your racket and Android/iOS device is easy once the sensor is charged and you’ve downloaded the free Sony app. Setup takes seconds and then you’re ready to take the court!
One of my favorite things about the Sony sensor is how unobtrusive and unnoticeable it is during play. You may feel it a little bit as you’re getting used to it if your hand drops off the end of the racket, but the tapered design of the sensor makes it really easy to forget about so you can focus on your game!
During play, the sensor tracks a number of different things, including shot type, impact spot, swing speed, ball speed and spin. It does so in real-time so that you can check your stats during any break in play on your smartphone or tablet. (more…)