Subject: Re: Apple played digital liberal nanny-stater, now faces severallawsuits
On 1/1/2018 12:42 PM, nospam wrote:
> In article<email@example.com>, PeterN
> <"peter,newdelete"@deleteverizon.net> wrote:
>> If I was the target market, my iPhone would have a built in, or
>> available oximeter.
> and it does. here's one (there may be others):
> there are also apps that claim to do it. they're not as accurate, but
> they're also *much* cheaper than a medical device. here's one such app
> (there may be others):
> the apple watch monitors resting heart rate and during workouts, but it
> currently does not have a pulse oximeter even though the hardware can
> do it. perhaps it's a certification issue. it's coming.
I know. For me the pulse oximeter is an important medical issue. I have
been using on for almost a year. Total cost $50. I don't know if it as
accurate as the Apple, but I will look into it, when it plugs directly
into the watch.