The top iPhone apps for scuba diving 09/12/2011

The top iPhone apps for scuba diving

We have selected the best Scuba Diving iPhone Applications available for divers to download. These diving apps are guaranteed to appeal to scuba divers of all abilities. These 5 scuba applications are an essential part of every diver’s equipment!
DIVE TIME, $3.99 is an enormous online database of over 12,500 dive sites and 8,500 dive centres around the world. The diving website is continually being added to by its user base of avid divers, making this the largest resource in the diving world. This comprehensive diving information portal is now available as an application to iPhone users!
The Dive Time iPhone app features a search facility that uses GPS to locate nearby scuba dive sites and diving centres. Divers can locate the best scuba facilities in their area at the touch of their fingertips.

The diving application also has a map-based search and a text-based search, making searching for the best diving destinations, diving sites and diving shops really easy.
The application provides comprehensive information about scuba dive sites and dive shops anywhere in the world, and is presented in a user-friendly way. It is perfect for those travelling around on diving holidays, or for those wishing to obtain insider knowledge about the best local dive sites.

DIVE LOG, $11.99

Dive Log is an extremely useful diving iPhone application, which acts as a portable logbook for divers. Users can save dive sites and photos, add dive buddies to a contact list, and store diving statistics. The application works in synchronization with a laptop or PC, so that all your vital diving information can be backed up easily. This application is a great way to keep track of all of your best diving experiences.
PADI, Free!
This diving iPhone application is a handy tool for locating PADI dive centres. Divers can search by an address or by their current location, and the application will display a map or a list of the PADI dive shops in that area. A handy tool for all keen scuba divers.

This application allows divers to learn about scuba diving on their iPhones. This educational tool has a diving quiz for learner divers, a dive table quiz, an area to learn about diving terminology and plenty of information on diving theory. This is one of the best diving applications for brushing up on your SCUBA knowledge.

This diving application acts as a calculator to work out the best blend of Enriched Air Nitrox for any given depth. The app also has the capacity to work out maximum operating depth, contingency depth, equivalent air depth and partial pressure of O2 calculators. This tool is perfect for advanced divers, instructors and technical divers. iDive Nitrox is simple to use and very reliable.