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Realme Watch is a budget smartwatch that monitors blood oxygen levels

The Realme Watch is now official in India, offering a vast array of features for just ₹3,999 ($ 52).

Realme made its foray into wearables with the Realme Band earlier this year, and now the brand is debuting its first full-fledged smartwatch. The Realme Watch is a budget smartwatch that retails for just ₹3,999 ($ 52) in India, offering features like real-time heart monitoring and blood oxygen saturation levels.

The Realme Watch has a 1.4-inch LCD panel  [Read More…]

The third Borderlands 3 DLC is Bounty of Blood: A Fistful of Redemption

Start counting your bullets, it’s the wild west in space.

What you need to know Borderlands 3 is getting four DLC expansions alongside the free updates. Two DLC packs have been released and the third has been revealed today. It’s called Bounty of Blood: A Fistful of Redemption and is releasing on June 25. As you might guess, it’s themed entirely around westerns.

Borderlands 3 first released back in September 2019 and the team at Gearbox Software  [Read More…]

How to measure blood oxygen saturation with a Samsung phone

Oxygen saturation, often shortened to SpO2, is a measure of the concentration of oxygen in your blood. On numerous Samsung phones, SpO2 can be measured using a series of sensors on the back of the phone in a method called pulse oximetry, which emits and absorbs a light wave through the blood vessels in your fingertip.

Samsung has moved this feature around quite a bit and even removed it entirely on many of its newer phones, but if  [Read More…]

Beat Saber’s latest free song, FitBeat, will get your blood pumping

Landing on all platforms for free on April 9 at 6am PST.

What you need to know FitBeat is a new song for Beat Saber by Jaroslav Beck, creator of many Beat Saber OST songs. FitBeat is releasing on all platforms on April 9 at 6am PST and is completely free. This is the first new song from Jaroslav Beck since Beat Saber OST3 landed in August 2019.

Beat Saber fans can get excited once again, as  [Read More…]

You can now check your blood oxygen levels with your Fitbit

Fitbit has built a solid reputation based on the quality of its wearables and its easy-to-understand in-app analytics. It was one of the first companies to popularize wrist-based heart rate monitoring, and also one of the first to include a built-in SpO2 sensor to measure blood oxygen levels. Now that this feature has been cleared by the FDA and activated by Fitbit, we’ll explain how to use it and why it is important.

Products used in this guide  [Read More…]

Blood and Truth for PlayStation VR review: Cinematic gold

Blood and Truth is one of the best first-person shooters I’ve played in VR.

First-person is tricky in VR. You think it would be easy, after all, being in VR is all about being in the action, but so many games make the same basic mistakes. Locomotion is either too frantic or too clunky, the game leaves you to wander aimlessly, or the combat is janky.

Blood and Truth — the latest PlayStation VR game from London  [Read More…]

Keep tabs on your body with the $79 QardioArm wireless blood pressure cuff

Be aware.

The QardioArm Wireless Blood Pressure Monitor normally costs around $ 95, but right now Amazon is offering it for $ 78.98. This price is the best we’ve seen in over a year.

This medically accurate upper arm blood pressure monitor is easy to set up. It works wirelessly with your iOS and Android devices, and it can support multiple users as well. Simply use the free Qardio app to upload, store, and share data with  [Read More…]

Track your blood pressure with the $47 Omron Series 10 Bluetooth monitor

Easy to use thanks to Bluetooth.

The Omron 10 Series wireless Bluetooth upper arm blood pressure monitor is down to $ 47.07 thanks to a price drop to $ 58.84 and a 20% off on-page coupon. The monitor more regularly sells for around $ 65, and today’s deal even beats one we shared in mid-November when it dropped to around $ 50. Before that, you’d have to go all the way back to Prime Day in July for any  [Read More…]

Gas Station Blood Pressure Cuff [#acpodcast]

Russell Holly, Alex Dobie, and Jerry Hildenbrand are here with tons of information to share about the new Snapdragon Wear 3100 chip and Wear OS. Even with the battery improvements being promised by Qualcomm, the world is not without some watch envy when it comes to Apple Watch Series 4.

Apple may have had their moment in the spotlight this week, but there are still many Android devices yet to come in 2018. The team dig into what  [Read More…]

ASUS unveils blood pressure-reading VivoWatch BP

ASUS sticks it to hypertension at Computex 2018.

Today at Computex 2018 in Taipei, ASUS has unveiled a new health-focused wearable designed to accurately measuring and tracking blood pressure. In a break from the general-purpose smartwatch focus of the ZenWatch series, the new VivoWatch BP can last for 28 days between charges, and is instead intended to help the 20 percent of all adults who suffer from hypertension.

The device includes grade ECG (electrocardiography) and PPG (optical)  [Read More…]