Welcome to the premiere episode of Gear Patrol’s first video series: This Week In Gear, the ultimate news show for gear enthusiasts.
As the definitive executive briefing on what’s new in product culture, every week we’ll be talking shop about the latest and best gear, from outdoor & fitness, automotive and tech to home, style, grooming and watches. Hosted by Editor-in-Chief Eric Yang, every episode will feature insights from Gear Patrol staff experts as well as field tests, interviews, buying advice and beyond.
In this episode of This Week In Gear: Nick Caruso gives a rundown of the all-new Porsche 911 Carrera S; Tanner Bowden introduces The James Brand Ellis multitool; Jacob Sotak explains just how hugely advanced the Orvis H3 fly rod is; and Tucker Bowe describes what’s new in Apple’s second-generation AirPods. Also in this episode, a lightning-round Q&A with Staff Writer Meg Lappe.
2019 Porsche 911 Carrera S
Porsche’s all-new 911 is, as expected, a tremendous performer.
The James Brand ‘The Ellis’
The brand’s first multi-tool is a gorgeous shot across the Swiss Army Knife’s bow.
Orvis Helios 3D 8-Weight 9′ Fly Rod
“Without a doubt, the most scientifically accurate rod ever produced.”
Apple AirPods with Wireless Charging Case
The second-generation earbuds feature incremental tweaks, which means they’re still great.