Sproutling: fitness tracker, electronic nanny and security for the child






Such mnogofuktsionalnoy gadgets like Sproutling, decided to write "and Sweden, and the reaper, and the dude igrets." Habré yesterday published a selection of gadgets for children, where short-mentioned Sproutling.

In fact, this device deserves to be told in detail, because Sproutling is a great option for parents with young children. In particular, this device can be prevented if the child does not feel very well, not allowing thus a situation where the child will be to feel bad.

But can this device so much more.

Design Sproutling h4>
 The authors of the project are developers who previously worked at Google and Apple, also were involved doctors, designers and engineers.



Sproutling system consists of two parts. The first - a bracelet from hypoallergenic plastic that is worn on the baby's legs. The developers claim that any negative feelings in the child bracelet does not matter. In bracelet - a few sensors, including heart rate monitor, an accelerometer, temperature sensor.

The second part - a base station, which is placed a few sensors and a small camera. The station determines the noise level, the temperature and humidity of the room, the level of ambient light. In addition, this same station serves for wireless charging bracelet (which bracelet you just need to put on the dock).




Basic functions Sproutling h4>
 Actually, many of the features listed above, here is a summary of them:

• Monitoring the temperature and the baby's heartbeat;
• Identification of postures sleep - sleeping baby on his tummy or back;
• Identify the mood of the child;
• Determine the noise level in the room;
• Monitoring the temperature and humidity in the room (if the humidity / temperature deviates from the norm, the system gives a warning);
• Assessing the level of ambient light;
• Maintain surveillance of the child;
• Send all the data collected on the smartphone, with preinstalled Sproutling.




As you can see, the system shows that a child (named Austin) asleep, but can wake up because of the noise in the room. Furthermore, the child fever. I>

And sensors, and docking station equipped with wireless communication modules. The station collects data from the bracelet and transmits application installed on the user's mobile device. By the account owner of the device can be connected and other users (wife, mother, grandmother, nanny, family doctor, etc.) that get all these systems on your smartphone (only iOS, app for Android is prepared).

Bracelet battery lasts for about three days, the application for smartphone monitors battery charge, and warns if the bracelet should be charged. Itself dock connects to the network.




Conclusion

Pricing & Order h4>
 The cost of such a system, by itself, can not be low. Now developers are launching the device in mass production, and the first batch will be shipped in early 2015.

Pre-order can be made for 249 dollars at manufacturer , and the retail price will be $ 249.

In Russia, request a device can have Medgadgets .

Source: habrahabr.ru/company/medgadgets/blog/233433/

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