Updated 26 Aug 2016

HeartSure

BP100

Snapshot: The HeartSure BP100 arm blood pressure monitor can store 14 readings. But how accurate is it?

BP100
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$100

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Test results

Overall score
83
Accuracy
?/10
Ease of use
?/10

Good points

  • Very good accuracy.
  • Easy to use.
  • Very good screen with large numbers.
  • Can be operated from mains power (adapter is an optional extra).

But

  • No hypertension indicator.
  • No irregular heartbeat display.

How we test

Overall score includes:

Accuracy (80%)
Ease of use (20%)

To check the monitors’ accuracy we took readings from a group of 10 men and women of varying ages. We then compared the results with those obtained from a recently calibrated hospital-grade blood pressure monitor.

Ease of use is assessed on the instructions, how easy the monitors were to operate, screen quality, the information displayed, and how comfortable the cuff was.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$100

Specifications

Type
Arm
Batteries
4 AAA

Features

Irregular heart beat display
No
Hypertension indicator
No
Data storage
14

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