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10 cool gadgets we can't wait to get our hands on

They're not available here... yet

The coolest gadgets almost always debut overseas. But we'll get them eventually, and we can't wait

Mobile phone in the bath?

Fujitsu F705i

At last, there's a 3G mobile phone that you can drop into the pool without taking a financial bath.

Fujitsu's F705i is the slimmest, most sophisticated waterproof phone on the market--you can even wash its keypad with water.

But the cool features don't stop at the shoreline. Eight levels of zoom simplify reading email in different lighting conditions, and the F705i's "super clear voice" feature automatically adjusts the volume of incoming calls to a comfortable and audible level based on the amount of ambient noise.

Availability: Japan only

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