A thermometer "Wishbone" that makes it easier to manage physical conditions by measuring body temperature and temperature with a smartphone

Y-shaped unique thermometer "Wishbone"Is a smart thermometer that can measure body temperature and temperature by attaching it to a smartphone, it is a device that can be used for physical condition management by recording with the application.

Wishbone: The World's Smallest Smart Thermometer by Joywing Tech - Kickstarter

Wishbone is what kind of product you can see by looking at the movie below.

Wishbone is a device shaped like an alphabet "Y". It is a thermometer used by attaching it to the earphone jack of the smartphone.

Of the two tips, the part with the indentation is used for temperature measurement.

You can measure the temperature in a few seconds by holding the Wishbone at a distance of 3 to 5 cm from the thing you want to measure the temperature and tapping the button on the smartphone.

The inside of the Y-shaped body looks like this. A temperature sensor is built in the narrower branch, and the other button branch is designed to fit the driving button battery. Wishbone can be used on both Android and iOS devices.

It is Wishbone of a unique shape, but the point that the inclination of the temperature sensor part is set to 45 degrees is a point.

Of course it is easy to see the screen when you measure your baby 's body temperature ......

Even when measuring the temperature towards you, it is set so that you can easily operate while watching the screen.

You can measure your body temperature simply by pointing Wishbone to your forehead, so it will be easier to manage your physical condition.

In this way, turning Wishbone to the baby's forehead ......

When you select "Body Temp" on the smartphone application screen and tap the measurement button, the body temperature was displayed in a few seconds.

Since it is possible to apply data for more than one person to a dedicated application, it becomes easy to manage health of all the family members.

Wishbone can easily measure the body temperature and the surface temperature of the object, but future development will be undertaken to enable measurement of transparent objects like water and environmental temperature.

In addition, it is needless to say that the measurement accuracy is important for the thermometer.

There is no need to worry about that point either. Compared with a general thermometer, it has been confirmed that it will definitely show the same numerical value.

The specification of Wishbone is like this. It is a type of thermometer that measures infrared rays coming out of the object, so radio waves that affect the human body are not radiated at all. The temperature can be measured in increments of 0.1 degree between 0 and 100 degrees, and the accuracy is plus or minus 0.2 degrees. Using the LR 41 type button battery, the battery life is about 1 year.

This Wishbone is a cloud funding siteKickstarterWe are looking for investment in. About 20,000 dollars (about 2.4 million yen) as the target amount, about 50,000 dollars (about 6 million yen) are gathered from more than 1,200 investors at the time of article creation.

It is possible to get 1 Wishbone with 33 dollars (about 4000 yen) investment, 60 dollars (about 7200 yen) in 2 cases, 87 dollars (about 10 000 yen) in 3 cases, 5 There are plans of 140 dollars (about 17,000 yen) for individual items and 270 dollars (about 32,000 yen) for 10 items.

For shipping to Japan, a shipping fee of 3 dollars to 7 dollars (about 360 yen to 840 yen) is required separately according to the number. The deadline of investment is 2:51 on February 27 (Friday) in Japan time, the shipping time is scheduled around April 2015.

Wishbone: The World's Smallest Smart Thermometer by Joywing Tech - Kickstarter

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