Dive Computers

Apple to pull Apple Watch Series 9 and Ultra 2 this week due to ITC ban

Apple to halt sale of dive computer Apple Watch in the US

In a move impacting tech enthusiasts and divers alike, Apple has announced the cessation of sales for its Apple Watch Series 9 and the dive computer-equipped Ultra 2 models in the United States. This decision, effective from December 21st, 2023, arises from a patent dispute with medical device maker Masimo.

Poseidon M28A dive computer
Poseidon M28A dive computer

Poseidon Diving Systems recalls Poseidon M28A dive computers

Poseidon M28A dive computers are subject to this recall. They continuously calculate and provide the data that divers require. The Poseidon SE7EN Rebreather with the M28A can be used separately or together. This recall only applies to dive computers with serial numbers that begin with "M28A-". On the rear of the recalled dive computers are the serial number and two metallic wet-switches.

Introducing the Adventures Edition of the Peregrine Dive Computer

Shearwater Research Inc., a global leader in dive technology, is thrilled to announce the launch of the Adventures Edition of the popular Peregrine Dive Computer, featuring two stunning new variants.

The contrasting Light and Dark Edition options draw inspiration from the exploration of vivid and diverse underwater worlds while embodying the spirit of adventure that defines the Shearwater brand.

Shearwater Research Appoints New CEO and VP of Sales & Marketing

Current CEO Jim Hartt will be retiring on July 31, 2023. “Lynn and I would like to thank Jim for guiding Shearwater through the eventful past four years and wish him well in his retirement” said Shearwater’s founder and Board member Bruce Partridge.

“We are also confident and excited about the company’s continued success under Jason’s leadership”.

Jason Leggatt brings over 22 years of experience in the marine industry, having previously served as the President of Mustang Survival, a leading personal protective equipment company.

Apeks DSX

The DSX technical dive computer from Apeks is loaded with cutting-edge features, the manufacturer writes, including sidemount and CCR mode, induction or cable charging and management of up to 6 gasses.

Review: Ratio iX3M 2 Dive Computer

There are many ways you can review a dive computer, but wearing it on your arm for one or two dives does not constitute a proper test—at least, not a meaningful one. This review is therefore based on the use of the unit over a six-month period, where around 65 dives were conducted in different locations and water conditions. Lelle Malmström puts the Ratio’s new dive computer iX3M 2 through its paces.