Developed smart bracelet that monitors posture while walking [Video]




Walking is good for health. This quite successfully motivate a variety of “smart” fitness trackers. Or good old pedometers. But few which devices follow the position of the body while walking. In particular, the correct posture.


Developers bracelet Arki decided to focus his attention on walking – exercise, which makes people more often. “Smart” device monitors gait and posture owner and provides valuable guidance on how to improve both. Arki was created in collaboration with leading experts of major medical centers. In addition, developers consulted with experts in the field of fitness.

Arki is equipped with a monochrome display with LEDs, but to view alerts from your smartphone, it is not suitable. The gadget is capable of displaying time, weather, evaluating the appropriateness of gait and posture and counter steps and calories burned. Tapping the screen toggles display indicator. At the same time through a mobile application you can view graphs on all parameters: there’s even a diagram can be seen in any part of the body (hips, waist or shoulders) posture violated the most.


Among the additional features worth noting Arki able to use it as an authenticator. It is enough to go to the computer and the user can not enter a password. Interestingly, the bracelet itself determines the user’s gait, if it suddenly will be different from the usual, the function will unlock the computer does not work.

A choice of silver, dark gray and black versions, and the straps are made of rubber or leather. Claimed battery life device – five days, after which the gadget will need to be recharged using the supplied cable.


Buy Arki now impossible. But is available for pre-order the device cost $ 99 . The project has already gained the necessary $ 100,000, so the developers are ready to begin deliveries of bracelets from April next year.

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