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Care Touch Fully Automatic Wrist Blood Pressure Cuff Monitor Platinum Series 5 5 8 5 Cuff Size Batteries Included

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2019 (Refresh Now)
7.1
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998
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136.08 grams
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380 meters
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Review Summary - 979 recent, verified reviews

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Accuracy
 209
readings, easy to use, reading, accuracy, bp
+73%
-27%
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" ...  Highly recommend this product for accurate blood pressure readings.  ...  "
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" ...  As long as the readings are reasonably accurate I could not be happier.  ...  "
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" ...  Very accurate wrist cuff  ...  "
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" ...  It works as advertised and I am getting consistent readings.  ...  "
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" ...  not sure if completely accurate but seems to work reliably.  ...  "
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" ...  easy to use and accurate  ...  "
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" ...  I know it was accurate because I took it to my doctor's office when I had my last appointment and the readings were identical.  ...  "
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" ...  I need to keep an accurate record of daily readings.  ...  "
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Ease of Use
 198
easy, accurate, easy to read, use and accurate, results
+98%
-2%
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" ...  This little gadget makes hypertension monitoring so easy and quick.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use and accurate  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to read, comfortable as well  ...  "
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" ...  As an RN this bp cuff is so easy to use and read.  ...  "
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" ...  So sad because if it worked accurately it's a great product and very user friendly, even comes with a little pouch to carry it in.  ...  "
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" ...  Yes, very easy to use, but why bother.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use  ...  "
Comfort
 161
blood pressure, cuff, arm, bp, easy to use
+61%
-39%
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" ...  I love the bp cuff.  ...  "
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" ...  Feel better and safer with him having it  ...  "
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" ...  It's very fast, and as long as you hold your wrist at chest height, also accurate. ... I recommend it for anyone who takes blood pressure often.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use and comfortable. ... Doesn't squeeze too tight at all.  ...  "
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" ...  I liked how smoothly this takes blood pressure.  ...  "
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" ...  Extreme easy to use but you need to make sure it fits the wrist and sits on it.  ...  "
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" ...  Great little wrist unit!  ...  "
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" ...  It measures your blood pressure very quickly.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 81
error, stopped working, readings, defective, stopped
+19%
-81%
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" ...  Stopped working correctly after about a month.  ...  "
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" ...  It is JUNK.  ...  "
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" ...  Worked for like a week and then the cuff stopped working - it would get halfway to tightening and be done.  ...  "
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" ...  It's also going to go through two AAA in about 2 weeks if you use it daily.  ...  "
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" ...  It simply started giving wildly random numbers, and then stopped altogether. ... Changed batteries, twice, and still not working.  ...  "
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" ...  Started giving false readings after a month.  ...  "
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" ...  Total error, I checked readout against 2 other monitors.  ...  "
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" ...  Product defective, off by 30 points.  ...  "
Size
 65
easy to use, convenient, compact, travel, portable
+98%
-2%
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" ...  Compact and easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Oh, AND it is relatively small with a nice case.  ...  "
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" ...  This is compact enough to carry in my purse to check my husband's blood pressure  ...  "
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" ...  I love having this unit I can carry with me when I travel, is quick and easy to use, and for me, accurate enough to rely on.  ...  "
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" ...  I got this for my sister for on the go so she didn’t have to lug her big one around everywhere. ... It is super accurate and she is now using it all the time instead of the bulky one.  ...  "
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" ...  It works very good, size is perfect for traveling.  ...  "
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" ...  Quiet, compact, and great for daily use.  ...  "
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" ...  I wish it worked better, because it is compact and convenient.  ...  "
Returns
 51
refund, returning, returned, seller, window
+6%
-94%
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" ...  Need to return, unable to contact seller.  ...  "
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" ...  A waste of money & too late to return, according to directives.  ...  "
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" ...  Too late to return.  ...  "
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" ...  I will be returning it.  ...  "
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" ...  I started to return it but did not return it on time and now just discovered that the return window is over so much for buying online.  ...  "
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" ...  returned a bad reading  ...  "
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" ...  I WANT A REFUND .  ...  "
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" ...  Sending this one back.  ...  "
Price
 48
money, waste of money, waste your money, right, waste
+58%
-42%
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" ...  worth every penny  ...  "
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" ...  The price was definitely good and I could return it free if I didn't like it.  ...  "
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" ...  For the price, so far so good.  ...  "
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" ...  Very well priced.  ...  "
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" ...  The price is right, too.  ...  "
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" ...  The price is decent too.  ...  "
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" ...  Really last, the price makes it a value purchase.  ...  "
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" ...  But has been great for the price.  ...  "
Battery Life
 48
battery, new, changed, battery life, aaa
+44%
-56%
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" ...  I have to change the batteries every day.  ...  "
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" ...  I installed the batteries, turned it on, the year came up, and then the screen went dead.  ...  "
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" ...  Changed batteries, twice, and still not working.  ...  "
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" ...  Several times just turning the cuff on it constantly asked to set the date and time and now it just completely died even after battery changed the cuff won’t even turn on and now the return window has closed.  ...  "
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" ...  Also, it does not remember the date when changing batteries. ... Maybe it’s because I’m using rechargeable batteries?  ...  "
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" ...  This quit working after 3 months and keep saying low battery. ... Replace the batteries with brand new and it keep saying the same thing.  ...  "
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" ...  Changing the batteries didn’t help.  ...  "
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" ...  even I changed the battery twice but never worked.  ...  "
Band
 39
cuff, readings, much easier, arm cuff, arm
+62%
-38%
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" ...  Works well if wrist is small enough.  ...  "
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" ...  This wrist unit is so easy to use so I check more frequently.  ...  "
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" ...  Make sure to get a bigger cuff the larger your arm/wrist.  ...  "
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" ...  Great little wrist unit!  ...  "
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" ...  Love this BP wrist cuff.  ...  "
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" ...  So much easier than the arm cuff.  ...  "
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" ...  I liked the wrist design but the readings I was getting were way off.  ...  "
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" ...  It also fits a larger wrist than other brands I have had.  ...  "
Heartrate
 30
wrist, blood pressure, heart, bp monitor, monitor
+83%
-17%
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" ...  You just slide it on your wrist press start and it takes your blood pressure and shows your heart rate.  ...  "
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" ...  This is my first wrist blood pressure monitor.  ...  "
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" ...  OMG best BP monitor!!  ...  "
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" ...  It also takes the heart rate, which is also useful to know.  ...  "
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" ...  Pulse rate is always spot on.  ...  "
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" ...  This blood pressure cuff monitor does the job  ...  "
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" ...  This bp monitor works great.  ...  "
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" ...  I am 73 and use the wrist cuff monitor to determine heart rate, and blood pressure while riding an exercise recumbent cycle. ... I did not believe the heart rate on the cycle and found that the readings were more than double the actual value. ... I intended to purchase a smaller exercise fitness tracker to monitor heart rate.  ...  "
Software Platform
 27
message, read, reading, cuff, kept
+11%
-89%
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" ...  Now enters in error mode - when not in error mode it takes about 45 second to read BP.  ...  "
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" ...  It always gave an error message indicating it couldn't get a good read.  ...  "
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" ...  The data is error .  ...  "
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" ...  Parents are just now getting the opportunity to use it and it just keeps showing an error code.  ...  "
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" ...  Never been able to get anything but an error message.  ...  "
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" ...  Kept getting error message 1 which means the cuff is not tight enough.  ...  "
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" ...  It kept tightening until it hurt my wrist, then displayed some error.  ...  "
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" ...  BUT for some inexplicable reason it still doesn’t remember the TIME, so you have to go through the process of setting it from the beginning every time you change the batteries.  ...  "
Display Clarity
 26
monitor, large, easy to read, easy to use, lit
+92%
-8%
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" ...  And I am ecstatic about the lit display, time & date stamp and ease of programming!  ...  "
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" ...  The memory feature and the backlight really help.  ...  "
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" ...  The display are large and easy to read.  ...  "
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" ...  The Care Touch is simple to use and the read out is crystal clear despite my aging eyes.  ...  "
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" ...  The display is easy to read and I appreciate the backlight display to be able lot see the readings in the dark. ... I have used omron for years and like this one much better which I got specifically for the bright display.  ...  "
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" ...  This product is easy to use, has a large display and takes accurate readings.  ...  "
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" ...  The display is easy to see, and it saves all my records for me to look back on and see how I've been doing.  ...  "
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" ...  Also easy read out display  ...  "
Build Quality
 24
arm cuff, upper arm, much easier, easy to use, cuff
+63%
-38%
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" ...  It’s easy to use and durable  ...  "
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" ...  to see if it matched their bp & it did - You get a nice carry case, which will keep your monitor safe if you happen to drop it - uses triple a battery (s) - This is a good quality monitor - I would buy the same monitor if & when its necessary - so much easier then an arm monitor to use - I use google research & reviews on every product I buy - And, this monitor had good imput :)  ...  "
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" ...  It’s practical and easy to use, easy to store in the little bag.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use - don't have to bare upper arm.  ...  "
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" ...  It is so much easier to use than the arm cuff.  ...  "
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" ...  It does come with a nice little nylon case to carry and store it in.  ...  "
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" ...  Much easier to use than the kind that goes on the upper arm.  ...  "
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" ...  It's easier than the old fashioned cuff which slips as you're trying to tighten it.  ...  "
Marketplace
 20
seller, product, amazon, definitely, went
+65%
-35%
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" ...  THANK YOU, ALEX TOULOUMES  ...  "
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" ...  I definitely recommend this product and the seller.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank god for someone else’s review!  ...  "
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" ...  Super quick shipping.  ...  "
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" ...  I would definitely recommend this product and it's supplier.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought this because it was compact and had the Amazon rating of the best seller made me choose this one.  ...  "
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" ...  I would definitely buy this product again Thanks!  ...  "
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" ...  Works as Amazon recommended.  ...  "
Setup
 18
follow, easy, directions, understand, read the instructions
+78%
-22%
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" ...  Instructions were easy to follow and understand.  ...  "
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" ...  In addition to instructions included with the product, they emailed instructions and made it easy for me to communicate with them if there were/are any issues now or in the future.  ...  "
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" ...  Followed use instructions perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  Very easy set up and simple to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use and if you follow the instructions it's pretty accurate.  ...  "
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" ...  The instructions were clear and the cuff was super easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  It’s very important to follow the instructions exactly to get the full benefit.  ...  "
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" ...  The instructions that came with it are well written and easy to understand  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 17
device, home, devices, sure, monitors
+47%
-53%
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" ...  way off readings on other devices  ...  "
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" ...  I’m sure there are ones that will sync to my phone.  ...  "
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" ...  This monitor is completely unreliable.  ...  "
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" ...  Phone number disconnected and no response to e-mails.  ...  "
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" ...  Instructions should be written in a larger font for the audience that mostly needs these types of health devices.  ...  "
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" ...  Amazon your standard party line denial, " we just sell the devices we don't guarantee any of it " it's just not good enough in this day and age .  ...  "
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" ...  This monitor had me visit my Doctor's office twice to make sure I wasn't having a stroke.  ...  "
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" ...  This stupid monitor at my home reads 167/90.  ...  "
Fit
 17
fit, velcro, cuff, bp, arm
+71%
-29%
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" ...  It fit both me and my husband well.  ...  "
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" ...  small, fits fine and stores in case!  ...  "
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" ...  It will even fit easily in my purse.  ...  "
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" ...  I am a big guy and while this fits fine, maybe my size makes readings more problematic.  ...  "
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" ...  Doesn't squeeze too tight at all.  ...  "
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" ...  fits perfectly into our Simple Life style .  ...  "
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" ...  The case appears that it will hold up to time.  ...  "
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" ...  Definitely fits our busy life - records in 1 minute.  ...  "
For Travel
 16
blood pressure, compact, vacation, trips, traveling
+88%
-13%
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" ...  It works very good, size is perfect for traveling.  ...  "
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" ...  I love having this unit I can carry with me when I travel, is quick and easy to use, and for me, accurate enough to rely on.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm familiar with using blood pressure monitors (upper arm type), and thought this compact wrist device would be much more convenient for travel.  ...  "
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" ...  I like how it's small enough to carry around when your traveling.  ...  "
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" ...  My husband carries this with him to the gym and on short trips and he is very happy with the accuracy of the blood pressure readings.  ...  "
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" ...  Looks so cute and fits his bag when he travels.  ...  "
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" ...  I really like it, it's small and comes in a little travel pouch.  ...  "
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" ...  This is compact and easy enough that my mother was able to take her own blood pressure and is carrying this with her on vacation.  ...  "
Overall performance
 15
fast, works, super, reliable, recommend
+100%
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" ...  Don’t pay more money than this that does the job perfectly.  ...  "
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" ...  Reliable and fast !  ...  "
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" ...  Works great and it's fast!  ...  "
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" ...  I recommend to people at my job.  ...  "
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" ...  Fast ship, works as promised  ...  "
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" ...  It appears to be doing the job.  ...  "
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" ...  Very reliable machine.  ...  "
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" ...  Extremely fast shipping!  ...  "
Touch Sensitivity
 10
care, systolic, monitor, small, care touch
+80%
-20%
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" ...  I love the small size of the Care Touch.  ...  "
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" ...  It will be the “Care Touch”.  ...  "
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" ...  The Care Touch came on for a second and turned off.  ...  "
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" ...  The Care Touch monitor is faster than other monitors that I have owned.  ...  "
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" ...  I would recommend care touch for all their products.  ...  "
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" ...  Thank you, Care Touch.  ...  "
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" ...  The Care touch work as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  The customer ratings were so high that I decided to order this Care Touch.  ...  "
Delivery
 9
time, arrived, delivered, came, received
+78%
-22%
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" ...  Came earlier than predicted.  ...  "
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" ...  good arrive on time  ...  "
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" ...  Product was delivered on time and works great.  ...  "
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" ...  It was delivered on time .  ...  "
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" ...  Product arrived quickly and works as described.  ...  "
Storage
 9
love, bag, store, storage, small
+100%
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" ...  It’s practical and easy to use, easy to store in the little bag.  ...  "
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" ...  Once I figured it out, it’s been giving me accurate reads and I love how it came with the little pouch for storage.  ...  "
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" ...  Would definitely recommend for someone who wants a small, portable cuff to keep in a messenger bag or briefcase of purse.  ...  "
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" ...  Comes with a zippered storage case.  ...  "
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" ...  Great history storage as well.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the storage case that comes with it as well!  ...  "
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" ...  This is a really great BP machine, especially since I am plus size and have large arms.  ...  "
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" ...  I wanted something I could put in my purse or luggage and not take up so much space, perfect.  ...  "
Capacity
 8
use, room, one, every, day
+88%
-13%
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" ...  Use it every day at my job in the Assisted Living  ...  "
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" ...  One for home and one for the office.  ...  "
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" ...  The gauge is at my daughter's house until she gets time to program it and set it up for me.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent excellent by great for every day use for my mom at home  ...  "
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" ...  Tested on 4 other family members as well.  ...  "
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" ...  I purchased this one on line while I was waiting for the doctor to come back to the room.  ...  "
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" ...  Anyway, my BFF is an ICU nurse and recommended this product for home use (she uses it herself at home) and so far we are very pleased with it's daily use.  ...  "
Features
 8
like, features, setting, extra, back
+100%
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" ...  I don't use any of the extra features as it's a tad confusing on how to operate them.  ...  "
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" ...  I also like the light, this is helpful when working AM shift.  ...  "
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" ...  It is great with the back light for the patients that don't like the light to be turned on.  ...  "
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" ...  Lots of great features.  ...  "
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" ...  Light, quiet, gentle  ...  "
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" ...  The back light is a great feature to have so you can see the numbers in any setting.  ...  "
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" ...  Second, I LOVE the light.  ...  "
As Gift
 7
christmas, one, gave, sister, lot
+86%
-14%
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" ...  I bought it as a gift for my sister she enjoys it a lot  ...  "
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" ...  great idea for a gift for yourself or someone else  ...  "
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" ...  I gave her one of these for Christmas and she loves it.  ...  "
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" ...  Buying my sister one for Christmas!  ...  "
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" ...  This was a gift for a 75yr senior and she love it easy to use and numbers are large enough to see.  ...  "
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" ...  I would definitely buy another one for travel or a gift.  ...  "
Design
 7
design, looks, velcro, use, look
+100%
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" ...  Very slick design.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the blue screen design.  ...  "
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" ...  The style and look of it is great.  ...  "
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" ...  Comes in a cute case too!  ...  "
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" ...  Okay, I'd give this 5 stars because it looks terrific and promising.  ...  "
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" ...  GOOD SLEEK QUALITY AND LOVE HOW QUICK AND EASY IT IS TO USE  ...  "
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" ...  I love the design and the convenience of this unit.  ...  "
For Kids
 6
bought
+100%
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" ...  Perfect for nursing school  ...  "
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" ...  Love it and am ordering one for my son.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this for my dad he loves it.  ...  "
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" ...  My kids like to do as I do, and surprisingly it works on a 2yo, 5yo, 9yo and 12yo.  ...  "
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" ...  ordered for my neighbor, she loves it.  ...  "
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" ...  This product I bought for my granddaughter.  ...  "
Memory
 6
time, storage case, storage, comes
+100%
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" ...  It records the time and date of each test and keeps them in memory.  ...  "
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" ...  Comes with a zippered storage case.  ...  "
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" ...  Great history storage as well.  ...  "
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" ...  The cuff works great, it has a lot of memory for you to store your results.  ...  "
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" ...  Best part is memory.  ...  "
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" ...  It also has a memory feature so you can keep track of 30 readings at a time.  ...  "
Sound Quality
 6
noise, work, makes, light
+33%
-67%
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" ...  i waited too long to try out this product, when i did get it out and tried to check my bp, it sounds like it is pumping, but it never tightens, doesn't work, i am disappointed  ...  "
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" ...  The noise this machine makes is horrendous .  ...  "
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" ...  My only complaint, and a very minor one, the cuff does make a noticeable buzzing noise when inflating. ... Not at all quiet.  ...  "
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" ...  Turns on and makes noise but does not work.  ...  "
Defective Delivery
 6
product, may, know
-100%
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" ...  Both were defective in different ways.  ...  "
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" ...  Got a defective product  ...  "
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" ...  Clearly ours was defective, and yours may be too.  ...  "
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" ...  The one I received may be defective.  ...  "
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" ...  I think it was defective because it appears to be a well made product otherwise.  ...  "
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" ...  Product defective, off by 30 points.  ...  "
User Manual
 5
reading, cuff, use, prefer, always
+60%
-40%
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" ...  I use this to all my patient visits it is very accurate as I use the manual one several times and its almost the same reading.  ...  "
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" ...  The manual for this cuff made it easy to set up for use.  ...  "
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" ...  Some like the manual type but some prefer this type.  ...  "
Controls
 5
put, press, wrist, set, push
+60%
-40%
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" ...  It's easy to use--just strap it on and push the button.  ...  "
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" ...  Just set the time, put it on and press the button.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to you, put it on wrist and press button and wait!  ...  "
Weight Tracking
 5
health, readings, easy to use
+100%
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" ...  it is very easy to use and it keeps track of your readings.  ...  "
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" ...  This has been a great tool with reaching his health goal.  ...  "
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" ...  With this devise, you can really track your body's reactions to everything.  ...  "
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" ...  Also allows you to record blood sugar and weight, which is nice, too.  ...  "
Pedometer
 5
readings, bp, pump, inaccurate
+80%
-20%
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" ...  I found it consistently WAY off in HR and BP readings.  ...  "
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" ...  This little thing work great and if you follow the simple steps it will give you your results right!  ...  "
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" ...  I got this to help keep track of what my readings were.  ...  "
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" ...  Though it requires a few steps for setting up the date and time it was easy to do.  ...  "
Cover
 5
pouch, small, really, nice, little
+100%
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" ...  It is small size with pouch.  ...  "
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" ...  Comes in its own little zippered bag which protects it and is very nice.  ...  "
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" ...  It comes in its own carry-pouch with batteries and is very convenient to use.  ...  "
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" ...  I really like it, it's small and comes in a little travel pouch.  ...  "
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" ...  It comes with a really nice zipper case.  ...  "
Print Quality
 4
small, read, even
+75%
-25%
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" ...  I even print out the amazon page and give to clients.  ...  "
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" ...  Large type print makes it easy to read and it’s stores 60 readings  ...  "
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" ...  The seller even took an extra step to send me perfect instructions on how to use it, which I appreciated because the printing in included manual is small and a bit hard to read.  ...  "
For Running
 3
office, meds, go, doctor
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  Now we are testing doses & types cardio meds.  ...  "
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" ...  I will continue to monitor my blood pressure after I start meds and launch a better workout plan.  ...  "
Volume
 3
bit, quiet
-100%
comment
" ...  9 months later, is loud, takes several long attempts to get an actual measurement.  ...  "
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" ...  Another thing: VERY loud with respect to OMRON gen. 7.  ...  "

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Specifications

Body
Weight:  136.08 grams
Size:  380 meters
Display
Type:  LCD 
LCD
TYPE
136.08 grams
WEIGHT
380 meters
SIZE