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YU HealthYU cassette launched in India for Rs 4999

YU launched HealthYU cassette in India along with Yuphoria and YuFit band. It is a unique fitness related gadget which measures and monitors health stats in real-time.


HealthYU will monitor blood pressure, oxygen level, respiration rate, body temperature, heart rate and even ECG in real-time. It can save and share the health data with doctors instantly. The design of HealthYU resembles of a cassette and can be attached to the back side of any smartphone. It pairs with an app running on the phone with Bluetooth and after the pairing is completed, users can keep four fingers on four visible sensors on the device. Then, HealthYU will start tracking all the body vitals and record the data.

The unique health device uses NTC thermistor based sensor to measure skin temperature, 1 Lead ECG to capture ECG and reflective SpO2 technology to measure blood oxygen saturation. Users can track heart rate accurately using ECG values and the respiration rate is derived from the ECG and SpO2 values. You can set personalized reminders to take readings.

Rahul Sharma, founder of YU has said that the company has used all the approved sensors in this new device. It is based on open platform and can be used with any smartphone. It is priced at Rs 4,999 in India and will be available sometime around June from the official website of the company. It supports YU app and the data will be stored on the cloud.

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