With a rise in High Blood Pressure (1 in every 3 adults), there has been an increased search for Home Blood Pressure (BP) Monitors.
There are thousands of products out there in the market, but which ones are the best?
Brace yourselves… you are about to discover the best blood pressure monitors ever. 😀
If you see anything you like, click on the product link and you will be redirected to the product page.
I say this because unlike other machines, this monitor can store the readings of 2 people.
All you need to do is select the right user mode.
In addition, the Omron 10 Series saves 200 readings and is compatible with Alexa through a wireless bluetooth.
What excites me most is the ability to pair the machine with your smartphone, therefore having access to unlimited readings.
PS: Omron has a free app which is available at Google Play and the App store.
This monitor is similar to the Omron 10 Series in that it can store the readings of 2 people separately.
However, Vive Precision saves up to 500 measurements.
It’s also backed by a 2-year warranty and contains a user’s manual.
It comes in 2 colors (black, silver) and costs $29.75.
The only disadvantage is that it doesn’t contain a case for easy transportation.
Also, the color coding (green, yellow, orange, red) beside the screen makes it easy to know if your BP is high or not… AWESOME 😁
This monitor comes with a bag (a plus).
The refurbished version ($22.50) is cheaper than the new version ($28.50), so it’s left for you to make a choice.
Batteries and a user manual are included with the purchase.
This monitor costs $29.99.
PS: You need to strictly follow instructions on the user manual, if not, your readings will be inaccurate.
For instance, you need to ensure that the wrist band doesn’t move freely on your wrist.
So, you can move it a little up your arm.
You also need to ensure that the screen of your monitor is on the inner part of your wrist.
In addition, take the measurements when you have rested for close to 5 minutes.
Lastly, elevate your wrist at the same level with your heart by bending your elbow or placing your forearm across your chest.
Anyway, this monitor is the same brand with the Care Touch Wrist Monitor except that it contains an upper arm cuff.
Batteries and AC Adapter are also included.
It can store 2 people’s readings separately, saves the last 250 readings for each person, and averages the last 3 readings for each person.
In addition, the results take only about a minute to be displayed.
This monitor is guaranteed effective for at least 1-year and costs $36.99.
It stores 2 people’s readings separately and has a 2-year warranty.
This monitor is easy to use and easy to read ( large LCD screen).
Like the Blood Pressure Monitor Cuff Kit by Balance, this monitor also displays the color coding (green, yellow, orange, and red) beside the screen, which makes it easier to know if your BP is within normal range.
This monitor comes in a small bag with draw-strings.
Its app (Balance Health) synchronizes the monitor with your device presenting a history of your measurements.
This makes it easy for you to track your blood pressure changes instead of the “traditional book and pen jotting”.
It alerts when an irregular heartbeat or a low / high BP is detected.
This monitor stores 2 people’s readings separately and saves the last 120 readings for each person.
Right now, there is A LIGHTENING DEAL slashed from $39.85 to $29.99.
A package contains 1 wide-range cuff and an instruction manual.
PS: Please endeavor to READ THE INSTRUCTION MANUAL prior to using it in order to enable optimum readings.
It’s also easy to use. By just pressing a single button, all your blood pressure readings and your pulse are displaced on the screen.
It costs $28.79, but it doesn’t come with a case like others do. So, you will need to purchase it separately.
Unlike the Omron 3-series arm monitor, the Omron 7-series wrist monitor saves up to 100 readings.
Obviously, a later version will be more expensive ($48.21).
It averages and displays the last 3 readings obtained in the last 10 minutes.
Alerting to irregular heartbeats including results outside the normal BP range is the unique feature of this monitor.
Contained in the package is the monitor including a storage case, instruction manual, and 2 batteries.
Panasonic EW3109W Monitor. This monitor saves up to 90 readings and tracks them as time progresses.
It has a large LCD screen display suitable for even a blind man to read… LOL, just kidding.
The monitor notifies you by blinking whenever the readings are too high or too low.
It comes in a soft case providing comfort for transportation.
Moreover, it only weighs 1.63 lbs (very insignificant).
What more could one ask for only the price of $39.99?
In a nutshell, there are several blood pressure monitors on the market, but just a handful of them are effective in monitoring BP.
Which of them did you like?
Please let me know in the comments below.