• Garmin's new gadget capitalizes on missing smartwatch feature

    14 days ago - By Tech Radar

    Better known for its smartwatches and GPS navigators, Garmin is entering a new frontier of health monitoring with its first smart blood pressure monitor: the Index BPM. The first thing you'll notice is that the Index BPM is a lot bulkier than, say a smartwatch. A likely reason for its size is so the device can fit around your bicep and deliver accurate readings. While there are smartwatches that can measure blood pressure , the ones that do it with a cuff are not widely available and those that use pulse transit time “need regular calibration with a conventional home blood pressure...
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