Emvio smart watch measuring stress level of the carrier




The company Darta Systems is planning to come up with a smart watch that main purpose is to measure the stress level of the wearer. This works on the basis of fluctuations in the heart rate, wherein the degree of stress on a scale of 1 to 10 is shown.

With a Kickstarter campaign hopes Darta Systems to collect enough money to bring the smart watch named Emvio. A sum of 250,000 Canadian dollars should be collected, converted approximately 182,000 euros. A watch costs 206 Canadian dollars, converted 150 euros, although there are in the Kickstarter campaign lower prices for early delivery staff. In November Emvio comes.

In order to measure stress levels has the Emvio sensors on board. According to the manufacturer, there is a precise heart rate sensor; by looking at the heart rate fluctuations in the level of stress can be determined, thus Darta Systems. For the calculations used is a specially designed algorithm. Darta Systems relies on scientific research that would show that fluctuation in heart rate is a good measure giver stress. Furthermore, there is a skin sensor is present on the smart watch.

The Emvio can be used independently of a smartphone. On the basis of the measurements, the stress level is shown on a scale of 1 to 10. Also, there is an LED which, depending on the stress level, green, yellow or red. When a user is stressed extended period of time, a warning is issued by vibrating the watch. Incidentally, it is with the smart watch is also possible to track activity: there is a step counter on board and consumed calories are counted on the basis of the heart rhythm.

According to the Emvio Darta Systems can help users discover how everyday situations they experience stress. Using the associated app users can their triggers and tracking is also given advice on how stressful situations can be avoided. Incidentally, the app is currently only available for iOS, though an Android version considered.


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