If you love bracelets physical activity and sleep monitoring, it may be the invention BIORING you were expecting. Instead of a bracelet, ring is an intelligent and interesting feature besides the reduced its size- is its ability to measure nutrients in the body and assessing the intake of fats and proteins. It measures at all times hydration levels, heart rate, calorie consumption and stress levels.
BIORING, the ultimate wearable health?
Usually, when a bracelet activity seeks to measure physical exercise and sleep, it is difficult to find a device that measures absolutely all values. For example, if we want a measurement of the heart rate, maybe the device lacks meter steps and distance, or when finally bracelet that measures everything appears, you can not get in the pool because it is not waterproof . That’s right: there are lucky bracelets activity for swimmers …
It seems that BIORING want to bet on a comprehensive option: a complete to control at all times the multiple variables that influence health (exercise, nutrition, hydration, rest and stress levels) meter, and all in a device small size .
The idea started a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo funding and, at the time of publication of this article, has already raised nearly $ 81,000 ($ 50,000 campaign called).
Developers have raised BIORING as a gadget able to offer different solutions to meet the needs of different users, whatever their objectives:
Stress Reduction: The ring measures stress levels at all times, keep a record in the mobile application and allows the user to be aware of their health status.
Lose weight or gain weight: in addition to measurements traveled and number of steps on the day away, BIORING detected at all times the intake of carbohydrates, fats and proteins, and allows you to configure customized nutritional plans.
Similarly, the ring measures levels of hydration of the body in real time to detect the moments when it is necessary to drink more.
The measurement of hours of sleep and stress levels offers more precision than other devices because it integrates the heart rate information. That is, in the registration of the mobile application may, in addition to the hours of sleep, the heart beat consulted during that idle time.
Moreover, the ring can become an excellent ally for people with diabetes, offering real-time information on glucose levels and displays notifications on the mobile application when those levels are inadequate.
A review of the technical characteristics
BIORING uses an accelerometer to measure body movements, heart rate monitor with LED technology and a bioimpedance sensor. It is water resistant to 10 meters and is made of composite ceramic materials. It connects to mobile with iOS 8 or higher operating system or Android 4.4 or higher) via Bluetooth smart encryption. The battery is 35 mAh and lasts up to 7 days.
The ring can be purchased for about $ 200 (180 euros approximately) through crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo. The normal retail price will be about $ 300 (270 euros).