Fourteen must-have snow gadgets

The Australian ski season launches this weekend.

If you want to impress on the slopes this year - or to have the performance edge over your ski mates - it takes more than just making it down the hill in one piece.

From helmet cameras to GPS trackers, altitude watches, remote control gloves and goggles that record everything you do, click through our bumper gallery for the lowdown on all things tech for the skier and snowboarder.