Singapore medical gadget model BUZUD launches smartwatches with sleep apnea detection

BUZUD, a medical gadget model in Singapore, has unveiled its newest line of smartwatches with well being monitoring options.

Based mostly on a press assertion, each DM01 and DM02 smartwatches are constructed with blood oxygen saturation oximeter sensors to measure blood oxygen ranges and monitor sleep high quality. It additionally tracks blood stress, coronary heart price, physique temperature, in addition to steps, distance, and burned energy. 

The gadgets transmit these well being information through Bluetooth to a cell app on Android or iOS the place these are became insights on the Well being Metrics dashboard. The watches may obtain textual content messages and calls from cell phones by Bluetooth.

Furthermore, the smartwatches assist 24 sports activities modes with customisable capabilities, together with coaching exercises and social apps assist. 

The corporate mentioned its new smartwatches have been studied and examined in a scientific trial involving about 3,000 folks.


Measuring SpO2 and sleep patterns helps determine sleep apnea, a sleep problem the place respiration repeatedly stops and begins. In Singapore, 30.5% of the inhabitants have been discovered to have reasonable to extreme obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), which is intently related to cardiovascular well being dangers. In response to SingHealth, folks with OSA are at excessive danger of getting hypertension, coronary artery illness, coronary heart assaults, irregular coronary heart rhythms, stroke, and even sudden dying. 

“Our DM01 and DM02 smartwatches allow the optimum monitoring of customers’ well being, unlocking the modern means to alert customers that they could have sleep apnea [and] paving the best way to assist folks higher monitor and handle their well being,” mentioned BUZUD CEO and founder Frankie Fan.

BUZUD is focusing on customers who’ve been actively searching for to handle their well being through the ongoing pandemic. Its newest smartwatches, which are actually being bought in Singapore, are a part of the corporate’s intention to introduce merchandise that “empower folks to take proactive steps to be wholesome each bodily and mentally”.


Two years in the past, Fitbit, probably the most recognisable wearable manufacturers on the earth, launched an replace on its SpO2-enabled smartwatches to allow customers to verify the variability of their blood oxygen ranges. In the identical 12 months, Apple launched SpO2 sensors for the primary time on the Apple Watch line. 

Amazon, in the meantime, was the most recent amongst massive wearable manufacturers to include well being monitoring options on its wearable line. Final 12 months, it launched the Halo View which measures sleep high quality and blood oxygen ranges. 

In different information, BUZUD just lately unveiled its blood glucose and uric acid monitoring system for house use. The 2-function check system is claimed to offer an correct studying inside 30 seconds.


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