Medisana ThermoDock – infrared thermometer for iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad

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Medisana ThermoDock Infrared Thermometer Module for iPod, iPhone and iPad

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List Price: £4.99
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We´re all familiar with the traditional thermometer – that thin sliver of glass with the mercury scale that you place under your tongue, armpit or elsewhere… you get the picture. But surely things must have moved on, I mean, how archaic is that?

Well you´re in luck, if you have an iPhone (3G, 3GS, 4 and 4S), iPad (1 and 2) or iPod Touch (2nd, 3rd and 4th gen) the Medisana ThermoDock  infrared thermometer can take over so you can banish that prehistoric old relic to the back of the medicine cabinet for good.

This clever little  infrared thermometer plugs into your gadgets charging point and uses non-contact infrared technology to measure the body temperature of the subject. Just open up the VitaDock application, aim the device at the forehead, follow the on-screen instructions and bobs-your-temperature-taking-uncle you´ve got a temperature reading!

Using The Medisana Thermodock - step by step instructions for the correct useUsing The Medisana Thermodock - temperature is displayed in numerical and graphical form when completeThe reading can then be stored, compared with other readings and even exchanged by email. And there are no worries about the accuracy either – the Medisana ThermoDock is a certified medical device. Amazingly the ThermoDock is not even limited to just taking body temperature, it can also be used to take readings from other surfaces and liquids – though it´s not recommended that you use it to check that the chip pan has reached temperature.

So next time the kids are complaining about having a fever just before it´s time to leave for school, just whip out the ThermoDock  infrared thermometer and check them out – you can even email the result to the teacher as proof!

Verdict
The Medisana ThermoDock infrared thermometer certainly brings a whole new dimension to what your gadget can practically do for you. As long as it doesn´t turn into an “app for a hypochondriac”, you´ll be fine!

Specifications

  • Compatible with iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPad, iPad 2, iPod touch
  • Dimensions L x W x H 31,5 x 58 x 10,1mm
  • Weight approx. 20 g
  • Memory capacity – Corresponding to memory capacity of smartphone (or PDA, Tablet PC, etc.)
  • Power supply via Smartphone (or PDA, Tablet PC, etc.)
  • Measuring units ºCentigrade or ºFahrenheit
  • Measuring range body mode – 34.0 ºC – 42.2 ºC (93.2 ºF – 107.9 ºF)
  • Measuring range live mode – 0 ºC – 100 ºC (32 ºF – 212 ºF)
  • Accuracy of measurements in 0.1 ºC steps
  • Accuracy of measurements body mode +/- 0.2 ºC (+/- 0.4 ºF)
  • Accuracy of measurements live mode +/- 0.3 ºC (+/- 0.5 ºF)
  • Interval between two readings at least 5 seconds
  • Fever alarm for temperature >37.5 ºC (99.5 ºF)
  • Operating conditions – Temperature 5 °C – 40 °C (41 °F – 104 °F)
  • Storage conditions – Temperature -25 °C – 55 °C (-13 °F – 131 °F)

Medisana ThermoDock Infrared Thermometer Module for iPod, iPhone and iPad

Rating:
List Price: £4.99
Sale Price: £0.01
(as of 10/20/2017 09:00 UTC - Details)

Availability: Usually dispatched within 1-2 business days

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Category: iPhone Gadgets, Technology