India’s situation of COVID-19 is horrible at the movement and in order to keep tracking your health by smartwatches is necessary, having an oximeter at home is necessary. It measures the oxygen saturation in the blood and also helps in monitoring the health of COVID-19 patients. But, with pulse oximeters getting insufficient in the country, you can also invest in smart bands and smartwatches which support SpO2 level monitoring. These smartwatches cannot replace a traditional pulse oximeter, it’s a great gadget to have on you all the time so that it can alert users with symptoms or help in tracking mild cases.
OnePlus SmartWatch :
OnePlus watch is the cheapest watch to buy with SpO2 tracking in a watch. The newly launched OnePlus Watch is capable of SpO2 tracking. The smartwatch works with any Android device and also the OnePlus device and after connecting it to the watch the data gets store in the OnePlus health application. While the SpO2 tracking is not as accurate as the Apple Watch, it’s a great gadget if you are looking to invest in a smartwatch that works with Android devices.
Realme SmartWatch :
The Realme Watch offers a blood oxygen level monitor. The cost of it is Rs 3,499 on the company’s official website. Aside from tracking SpO2 levels, the smartwatch offers 14 activity tracking modes, immediate heart rate monitoring, and other features.
Apple Watch Series 6 :
Apple Watch Series 6 is the smartest watch in Apple. The watch tracks the SpO2 level in the background and also notifies you if it drops from the suggested level. With the Apple Watch, you can also store all the data on the Health application which you can share with your doctor as a PDF file. The watch is far by most accurate smartwatch you can get for SpO2 readings. The result of comparing SpO2 readings and pulse oximeter, the result are usually by 1% which is quite impressing considering traditional medical equipment.
Fitbit Versa 2 :
The Fitbit Versa 2 comes with a very accurate SpO2 sensor to measure blood oxygen levels and which can monitor heart rate the whole day. The watch comes with a 1.34-inch always-on display and offers up to 5 days of battery life. The smartwatch works with both Android and iOS devices. It is available in Carbon/Black, Copper Rose/Bordeaux, Coller/Emerald, Copper/Petal, and mist grey/ stone. The watch costs around Rs 14,499 in India at the moment and is available on Flipkart and Amazon.
Amazfit Bip U :
Amazfit Bip U is the most affordable smartwatch to track SpO2 levels. If you are not looking to buy something expensive then this is the best option. The watch price is currently Rs 3,999 on the company’s website. The Amazfit is accurate to its SpO2 reading and it works on both iOS and Android devices.