Toshiba Slimee Bar = Attachable health monitor + Sleep analyzer
Toshiba has revealed a wearable biometric sensor called Slimee Bar that can be worn on the body to measure electrocardiogram, body motions, pulse waves and skin temperature. This wearable by Toshiba will collect the data including heartbeat interval, pulse wave interval, body motion and posture to make all the inferences. The device will be connected wirelessly to your mobile device and all the data can be viewed in a user friendly manner in tabulated form via a compatible app.
Silmee can be attached to the body using a gel pad and the waterproof sensor (IPX5 and IPX7) can be used in any kind of environment with ease. One more feature that Toshiba Slimee Bar has is the sleep monitor function which allows one to track sleep quality just by attaching the product to the chest area.
Toshiba has plans to show off the wearable sensor at Tokyo Big Sight in the International Modern Hospital Show 2014 to be held on July 16 to 18.