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Prodigy Pocket™

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Manufacturer DDI
Brand Prodigy®
Product Name Pocket™
Sample Size (µL) 0.7
Test Sites 5 sites- Palms, forearms, upper-arms, thighs, calves
Meter Size (dimensions) 3.54 x 1.38 x .83 inches
Test Time (seconds) 7
Coding Required? Auto Coding, no coding required

Altitude (up to) N/A
Auto Shut Off After 2 minutes
Averaging (days) 7, 14, 28
Battery One (1) 3 Volt CR 2032 Lithium Battery
Blood Type Whole blood
Control Solution Shelf-life Yes
Download Capacities yes
Hematocrit Range 20 to 60 %
Humidity Range N/A
Memory (# of tests) 120
Memory Can Be Cleared yes
Phone Number 1-800-366-5901
Reference N/A
Short Fill Detection no
Show Date and Time Yes
Strip Ejection no
System Operating Conditions 50°F - 104°F
Test Range (mg/dL) 20-600
Test Strips Used* Prodigy No-Coding Test Scripts
Tests Per Battery 1000
Warranty Lifetime
Website prodigymeter.com
Weight 1.2 oz w/battery
Easy to use; simple insert the test strip, apply sample and see your accurate test result in 7 seconds. Available in 5 vibrant colors making diabetes management a bit more personal. Offers Alternate Site Testing. Stores 120 test results; gives 7, 14, 30-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 $14.95; Prodigy No-Coding Test Strips Retail at $22.99

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Monday, Aug 17 2009 18:37 EST by My Rating:
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Haven't tried it but I like the size factor and the colors as well. Having to test glucose day after day is "dreary" enough. Why not make the meter cool and colorful to make testing that much more fun? Hats off to you guys....It looks nice and small. The large digital readout looks nice too.

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