Samsung Electronics announced the availability of S Health
today, a personal wellness application for the Samsung Galaxy S III
Initially demonstrated at the Galaxy S III
Unpacked launch event in May, S Health
collects health data to help maintain a healthier lifestyle. The application is compatible with a number of healthcare sensors such as blood glucose meters, blood pressure monitors and body composition scales. The app enables the sensors to transfer a wide variety of health measurements automatically to the Galaxy S III
via Bluetooth or USB, communicating information on the user’s health.
S Health S Health in operation on Samsung Galaxy SIII Enlarge
is compatible with the following health readers/sensors:
- Lifescan Blood Glucose Meter (OneTouch UltraMini/UltraEasy Blood Glucose Meter in the US) (for connection via USB)
- OMRON Blood Pressure Monitor (HEM-7081-IT) and Body Composition (HBF-206-IT) (for connection via Bluetooth)
- A&D Blood Pressure Monitor (UA-767PBT-C) and Body Composition (UA-321PBT-C) (for connection via Bluetooth)S Health
is available for download in the UK through Samsung’s More Services pre-loaded application on the Galaxy SIII.