Measure Heart and Breath Rate By Looking At iPhone or iPad Screen
September 25, 2012 in Health and Fitness
[prMac.com] Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Health mobile app developer, Facion Team is pleased to announce that What's My Heart Rate 2.4 has been released through App Store. "What's My Heart Rate" measures the user's heart rate and breath rate through the device's camera. By just looking at the screen for a few moment, the application will be able to tell user's current heart rate and breath rate. Easy and convenient without needed to finger press on camera lens, or turn on hot LED light.
"We wanted to give iPhone and iPad users an easy way to measure their heart and breath rate," said Yan Cheng Cheok, Facion Team Product Manager. "While there are plenty of heart rate measurement tools, we realized most of them require users to finger press on camera lens. We decided to innovate a completely new way, without leaving finger print dirt on camera lens. This is also a more convenient and easy way to measure heart rate and breath rate for elderly person and baby." said Cheok.
Heartbeat causes micro color changes on your face. "What's My Heart Rate" uses camera and advanced software algorithm to detect these micro changes, with beat-to-beat accuracy. The algorithm is built based on reliable non-contact photoplethysmography concept. When a user breathes, his chest moves up and down. "What's My Heart Rate" advanced software algorithm tracks the movement of chest to measure his breathing rate.
* iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPod touch and iPad
* Requires iOS 4.3 or later
* 4.5 MB
Pricing and Availability:
What's My Heart Rate 2.4 is free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Health & Fitness category. More information, including FAQ, can be found on "What's My Heart Rate" website. Heart rate measurement feature is free, and breath rate measurement feature costs $0.99 (USD).
Located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Facion Team is working exclusively under the cover of night to bring great mobile health app to iPhone and iPad platforms. Copyright (C) 2012 Facion Team. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.