- Published on Tuesday, 07 May 2013 17:54
Value-added units store more data and enable voice alerts, alarm clock, and blood pressure and ketone monitoring.
- Multifunction models: Besides the typical measuring function, upcoming China-made glucose meters are able to calculate the user’s average level for up to 28 days. Blood pressure and ketone monitoring are also enabled in a few models. Other features include alarm clock, dual test strip slots and voice alerts.
- Improved efficiency: New versions that adopt the electrochemical method are able to provide results in 5 to 10s, shorter than the previous 20s. Blood sample required is down to at least 0.5μl.
- Enhanced visual appeal: Under this measure, suppliers are releasing items in novelty and irregular structures in contrasting color combinations.
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