Updated 26 Jun 2015

Surgipack

Digital Infrared Ear Thermometer 6182

Snapshot: The Surgipack Digital Infrared Ear Thermometer 6182 stores 1 reading and has an audible completion signal. How accurate is it?

Digital Infrared Ear Thermometer 6182
Price guide

$100

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Test results

Ease of use
?/10

Good points

  • Achieved claimed accuracy.
  • Display is easy to read.
  • Clear instructions (although print is small).
  • Has fever indicator.

But

  • A fine tipped tool is needed to remove battery.

How we test

We tested accuracy by comparing readings with an accurate digital probe thermometer.

We also assessed how easy it was to turn each thermometer on and off, plus change the battery. We also checked the quality of instructions, display, and audible signals.

Key data

Model

Price guide
$100

Specifications

Achieved claimed accuracy
Yes
Type
Infrared ear
Claimed time to reading (seconds)
1
Battery
1 x CR2032

Features

Cover
×
Sheaths
n/a
Memory
1
Backlight
yes
Large display
n/a
Fever indication
Audible “completion” signal
yes
Flexible tip
n/a

More Info

Notes
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