Smartwatches that can measure Blood Pressure

Can any Smartwatch measure Blood Pressure? Yes, the Omron HeartGuide BP8000-MĀ  Smartwatch has a built-inĀ oscillometric blood pressure measurement and it is also FDA cleared. Omron just launched the device at CES in January 2019 at a price of 499 USD. For someone who is recommended to measure blood pressure on a daily basis, this sounds … Read moreSmartwatches that can measure Blood Pressure

Best Smartwatches and Fitness Trackers Guide – Top picks for every Budget

In this buyers guide you will find our top picks in a every price range. Comparision Table The below table gives a quick overview of the smartwatch and fitness tracker selection. Access the full comparison chart with filters here. Best if you are really tight on cash – under $50 There aren’t many well-known manufacturers offering … Read moreBest Smartwatches and Fitness Trackers Guide – Top picks for every Budget

Xiaomi Mi Band – Cheapest Fitness Tracker which is Worth It

The Xiaomi Mi Band 3 is a waterproof fitness tracker which can do much more than you would expect considering its low price. It has wrist-based heart rate monitoring, sleep tracking, sports tracking, and smart notifications. For me, these are 4 out of 5 most important features so it’s only lacking GPS. I was looking … Read moreXiaomi Mi Band – Cheapest Fitness Tracker which is Worth It

Are Smartwatches Safe to Wear – Health and Privacy concerns

Many have concerns and are asking if smartwatches are safe to wear? The short answer is Yes. Some have concerns about health issues and others about privacy and other safety aspects. I will address each of these in turn. Health issues are usually around the signals the device is emitting like Bluetooth, WiFi, 4G. Smartphones have … Read moreAre Smartwatches Safe to Wear – Health and Privacy concerns

Are Smartwatches Worth Buying – You might be surprised by #11

The five must-have features that make smartwatches worth buying are currently 1. wrist-based heart rate measurement, 2. sleep tracking, 3. sports tracking, 4. GPS for distance and speed measurement and 5. smart notifications. I have been asked many times: are smartwatches worth buying? Yes, I think so. You might be surprised by all the things you … Read moreAre Smartwatches Worth Buying – You might be surprised by #11