Omron M10-IT Review

Omron M10-IT Upper Arm Blood Pressure Monitor with Dual-User Facility and Dual-Size Cuff
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Omron M10-IT Upper Arm Blood Pressure Monitor with Dual-User Facility and Dual-Size Cuff
  • Averaging - for morning, evening and auto measurements
  • Software Supported OS up to Windows 7 with USB Connectivity
  • Medium- Large 22-42 cm cuff size, with an easy to apply pre-formed shape
  • Alerts a user to any movement during a reading which may potential have an effect on the outcome
  • Irregular heartbeat detection
OMRON M10-IT is a fully automatic blood pressure monitor (which, by the way, in our comparison of the best blood pressure monitors won best place), whose operation is based on the oscillometric principle. The device can measure your blood pressure quickly and easily. “Intellisense” technology allows you to have more control over inflation, requiring no presetting of the pressure or a secondary inflation.

This blood pressure monitor saves to the internal memory the data of the measurements, calculating the average morning and evening. There is also an automatic mode that allows you to make three consecutive measurements presetting time intervals and get an average of the results obtained.

Product Details:

  • Type of pressure measurement: automatic
  • Cuff size: 22-42 cm
  • Weight: 1.5 kg
  • Memory spaces: 2×84
  • Blood pressure measurement range: 0-299 mmHg
  • Pulse measurement range: 40-180 beats/min
  • Power source: 4 alkaline batteries type AA

Advantages:

  • precise
  • large display
  • design
  • works from the mains and batteries
  • good price-performance ratio
Disadvantages:
  • inconvenient cuff
  • short battery life
  • difficult computer functionality

The blood pressure management software is also included with the Omron M10-IT, with which you can manage, view and print the results of the performed blood pressure measurements.

A small overview of the device

Sphygmomanometer M10-IT is equipped with a large display of good contrast, button to set up the various functions, the memory button, the USB connector, the user selection button (with which you can call up the settings of a different person), a housing for the batteries, the socket for connection of the air tube and a socket for plugging in the power supply. In fact, the device can run both on batteries or on direct current.

The cuff has an adjustable circumference ranging from 22 to 42 cm. The socket to attach the air tube that is inserted into the device to make the blood pressure measurement. With this monitor, you can measure systolic pressure, diastolic pressure, heart rate, control during these measurements whether the patient is moving, control your pulse, whether there is a morning hypertension and finally the date and time. In short, everything you need for such a device.

Inside the box you will find a soft case for storing the instrument after use, four batteries of type “AA”, a USB cable for PC connection, a CD-ROM to install the Omron software, a user manual, the warranty, a personal card, the blood pressure monitor and the software installation guide.

Pros and Cons

Unfortunately, it should be noted that the version of the software is incompatible with Apple computers and Windows 7 or above, so if you have a computer that is updated to the latest OS or a Mac it is completely useless, a real shame, because the price of the device does not help in any way to justify these shortcomings.

In conclusion, if you are a person interested to use only main features of this blood pressure monitor and not interested in data printing or view them on a PC, this device will not disappoint you, but if you interested to store data on your computer, print and manage software in the best way, then I suggest you to read on our site other reviews of similar products that may offer features that are best suited to your needs.

Test Results
  • Measurement accuracy
  • Functioning
  • Handling
  • Price/performance
4.6

Conclusion:

If you are a person interested to use only main features of this blood pressure monitor and not interested in data printing or view them on a PC, this device will not disappoint you.