Key Specifications:

  • Compatibility: iOS, Android
  • Native App: Yes, Qardio
  • Third-Party Integration: Limited to Walgreens app. Otherwise integrates with some telehealth platforms. It is HealthKit integrated also.
  • FDA Cleared:2 Yes
  • Validated:1 No
  • Cuff Information: 22-37cm
  • Multiple Users: Yes, up to 8 users (using their own smartphones) per device or can log in as different users on a single smartphone
  • Price: $99

Key Features:

  • Reminder function: Yes
  • Self-Care Messages/Information: Yes, simple messages during measurements
  • Instructions on Proper Technique: Yes
  • Sharing Function: Yes, excellent in-email graphic report plus attached .CSV file
  • Recommend validation against in clinic measurement: No

Pros: Very elegant and compact design, excellent sharing functionality, excellent app usability, allows family to view data of a loved one

Cons: Single cuff size, lack of validation

The Bottom Line: This is a beautifully designed product but it’s seriously limited by the lack of validation and single cuff size that’s even more limited than others.

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Read the full review here.

Ed. Note: This entry was updated to reflect multi-user functionality that was not apparent on device review. Also, while the third party integration is limited, we opted to mention the Walgreens integration.