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Author: John D   Date Posted: 10 February 2020  

Valentines is just around the corner, and for those of you that haven’t got a gift yet for that special someone in your life, it’s time to prepare and make for a great Valentines day. ... continue reading

Author: John D   Date Posted: 7 February 2020  

Some good news comes our way- if you're living in NSW, there's some really strong rains coming our way. With all the bushfires and the heat that we've been experiencing, it's a welcome change in the weather that's we've been asking for for quite some time. But with the rains, we'll have such a sudden shift in the weather that you'll need to prepare.There are some improvements that you can always make, especially if we'll be in for a change in the season that's going to last a few months. Should the rains continue, you'll definitely need to prep your vehicle up when driving. And with how fickle the weather is, the rains can be followed by extreme sunshine, something that isn't too rare in the land down under.... continue reading

Author: John D   Date Posted: 6 February 2020  

Car DVD players are excellent entertainment tools to have, especially if you have plenty of passengers on a regular basis. If you have kids and if you're often on long drives, they're a godsend for any motorist. They're also great for sprucing up your car, giving it a sleek and sharp look especially for headrest DVD players. If you have a spacious interior, a roof-mounted car DVD player is an absolute must-have, giving it a really sleek and suave look. But car DVD players aren't just for looks- make sure that you're getting a player with excellent features. Here are some of the recommended features that you should look into when getting one for your vehicle, or if you're looking to upgrade. ... continue reading

Author: John D   Date Posted: 5 February 2020  

We've recently looked into the internet and our frequently asked questions via our support chat, and we've received some of these questions about dash cams very frequently. Here are our answers, and we hope this answers your question about dash cams, too! Will it drain the battery? ... continue reading

Author: John D   Date Posted: 4 February 2020  

Hardwiring is often overlooked, as some people might find it a little bit confusing. Not to worry- it's a little less complex than most people think of. In fact, here's a quick infographic guide from us, neatly breaking it down in just 5 simple steps. If you're reading this and you're not quite sure what "hardwire" means, it's a method to connect your car gadgets like a dash cam, reverse camera/backup camera, or any other car gear that you have that supports a hardwiring kit. It provides the gadget with a continuous source of power. There's not much equipment needed, either! Just grab yourself some pliers and your car manual (optional: gloves) , and you should be good to go. If you have both, follow the steps as seen below: ... continue reading

Author: John D   Date Posted: 3 February 2020  

Car DVD players are great items to have in your car, but just like any gear you need to follow some safety tips to make the most of it while staying safe. Here are are some of our recommendations that you should remember to keep in mind. Never, every try to play video from the dashboard. In-dash car dvd players, or known as head units aren't supposed to be used as video players, especially when you're driving. Barring interactive content such as video games, regular old video makes for one of the most engaging content on the planet (for proof, you've got YouTube as one of the biggest content platforms on the internet that cater to just video). And you definitely don't want something THAT engaging when you're driving. ... continue reading

Author: John D   Date Posted: 31 January 2020  

There's great fun to be had with a drone and some free time. But what you're basically using is a flying camera- and there's always some responsibility involved when using any kind of electronics such as the drone. Here's a quick guide from us here at Elinz before you get to flying your drone: Remember to always be mindful and respectful when using your drone, and to keep safety in mind not just for you, but your neighbors and your investment, the drone. Looking for great drones? Visit us today at our category listing where we've got drones for sale. Get yours here to... continue reading

Author: John D   Date Posted: 31 January 2020  

We though we'd try out something new today- we've been receiving plenty of questions related to security, but not just security cameras- but a whole new slew of security related questions related to homes and cars. So as usual, we've compiled all your questions into one blog entry. Read on to learn more on how you can keep your home and your car secure! ... continue reading

Author: John D   Date Posted: 30 January 2020  

Drones are great tools to take along on almost any kind of occasion. They're lightweight and easy to bring and pack (at least, that's the case for our drones here at Elinz), and are great fun to bring along for those special events in our lives. Where the traditional camera wouldn't be able to capture, the drone is able to. Aerial shots, shots that need a really weird high angle, and generally shots that are impossible to make with a regular camera are all possible with a drone. If you're going on some really amazing adventures soon, consider taking a drone with you to capture all the action on video. If you've got a drone already, here are some really great trips you can take it to to make full use of it: 4x4/Offroading Some beautiful aerial shots sho... continue reading

Author: John D   Date Posted: 29 January 2020  

We're almost done with January, and boy it has been such a ride for the first month of the year. We're huge advocates of keeping safe both at home and on the road, and we believe in preparedness. With all the things that has been happening, But we also value security highly above all else- with all that's been happening, there is no better time than now to secure your home and keep your family and/or business safe. If you're thinking about getting a security camera, then you're in the right direction. Here are some tips that we can share about security cameras and how you can use them to maximum effect to protect your property. #1 Never rely on security cameras alone Security is a multi-faceted affair. Ask any security expert and they'll agree with this idea- just because you have a s... continue reading

Author: John D   Date Posted: 28 January 2020  

The humble dash camera is no more than a few grams of weight, and usually doesn't cost more than $150-200 AUD. It's small, unassumming and most people would overlook them and not even notice it when they go inside the car. But this small piece of tech, called the dash cam by the public has helped save thousands of dollars in expenses, on top of deterring negative driving behaviour, potentially saving lives. Today we compile the most pertinent information related to the dash cam in a single, detailed infographic. Looking for your own dash cam, or have you been wanting to upgrade for quite some time? Get yours here today at Elinz.... continue reading

Author: John D   Date Posted: 27 January 2020  

Hey there! If you've been following our blog recently, you'll know that we've been answering some questions related to or directly about our products. ... continue reading