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Prodigy®

Prodigy Voice®

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Manufacturer DDI
Brand N/A
Product Name Prodigy®
Sample Size (µL) 0.7
Test Sites 4 sites- arms, fingertips, hands pending approval or thighs
Meter Size (dimensions) 4.0 x 2.3 x 0.71 inches
Test Time (seconds) 7
Coding Required? Auto Coding, no coding required

ADDITIONAL CRITERIA:
Altitude (up to) 10,742 feet
Auto Shut Off 3 minutes
Averaging (days) 7,14, 21, 28, 60, 90
Battery (2) AAA Alkaline
Blood Type fresh capillary whole blood
Control Solution Shelf-life Yes
Download Capacities yes
Hematocrit Range 20 - 60%
Humidity Range 10 - 90%
Memory (# of tests) 450
Memory Can Be Cleared yes
Methodology biosensor
Phone Number 1-800-366-5901
Reference plasma
Short Fill Detection no
Show Date and Time Yes
Strip Ejection no
Strip Expected Life 3 months after opening
System Operating Conditions 50 - 104°F
Test Range (mg/dL) 20 - 500
Test Strips Used* Prodigy No-Coding Test Strips
Tests Per Battery 500
Warranty Lifetime
Website prodigy.webtron.net
Weight 2.76 oz
 
ADDITIONAL DETAILS:
Totally Audible; speaks the set up steps, test results, and memory recall. Gives total independence to someone who is blind or is experiencing severe low vision. Offers Alternate Site Testing. Stores 450 test results; gives 7, 14, 21, 30, 60, 90-day averages. Also, it has a standard USB port that uses any standard USB cable to download tests results to your computer. Suggested retail price $69.97; Prodigy No-Coding Test Strips Retail at $22.99

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