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Anapulse ANP100 Finger Pulse Oximeter With LED Display


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Best price: £14.95

Product Summary

  • Accurate Sp02 measurement
  • SPO2 and PR display, bargraph display
  • Auto power off
  • Requires 2 AAA batteries (supplied)
  • Approximately 30 hours continuous use.

Product Attributes

  • Width: 1.3 Inches,
  • Height: 1.2 Inches,
  • Weight: 0.1 Pounds,
  • Length: 2.2 Inches

Brand

Anapulse


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Product Review Analysis*

Positives

Neutrals

Negatives

55.3% 13.0% 31.7%

Senti score  [68.3%]

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best works perfect perfect able better cheap wrong great good happy disappointed absolutely brilliant severe copd faulty expensive brilliant cold defective inaccurate really disappointed reliable severe anaemia difficult absolutely perfect excellent poor

Pros & Cons

absolutely perfect

"absolutely perfect"
100.0%

absolutely brilliant

"quick delivery absolutely brilliant brought this item to keep an eye on my nans stats levels as she’s on oxygen works fantastic"
100.0%

works perfect

"works perfect"
100.0%

brilliant piece

"if it is accurate then it is a brilliant piece of equipment"
100.0%

highly bright

"have used this several times for work frontline ems and it works well very bright display on it and can easily be seen in a highly bright indoor environment"
100.0%

excellent product

"other than that excellent product and use it as my primary sp 02 and has not let me down in 1 month of constant use"
100.0%

very pleased

"we ordered this for my husband who has tested it out and is very pleased"
100.0%

great fast

"works great fast and the fact it uses standards batteries is a big plus"
100.0%

very bright

"have used this several times for work frontline ems and it works well very bright display on it and can easily be seen in a highly bright indoor environment"
99.8%

good piece

"good piece of equipment"
99.8%

absolutely fine

"it works absolutely fine slight issues before i realised my finger wasn't in far enough very accurate "
99.7%

highly recommend

"highly recommend"
99.6%

best thing

"best thing i have bought"
99.6%

really good

"if you have need of an oximeter this one is really good value"
99.3%

seems excellent

"seems excellent"
99.2%

against theirs

"at hospital i will check my machine readings against theirs to verify accuracy "
98.3%

matched perfectly

"i was able to calibrate mine against the machine used by our district nurse and i am pleased to say the readings matched perfectly"
97.2%

should breath

"very handy to show my hubby that his oxygen level was lower than should be and that he should breath through his nose which when you have c o p d you should do"
96.7%

carry caseexcellent

"comes with batteries and protective case and carry caseexcellent for the price"
96.1%

more notice

"we bought this product despite it having some negative reviews and i'm pleased i took more notice of the positive reviews"
95.1%

well designed

"well designed"
94.6%

omron are best

"omron are best"
93.1%

works perfect my

"works perfect my g"
92.9%

arrived nicely

"the oximeter arrived nicely boxed and did include a carry case which some reviewers said it didn't have"
92.5%

very satisfied

"very satisfied and would recommend to anyone"
91.8%

brilliant little devices

"they are a brilliant little devices comes with a lanyard and little pouch to keep it in as well as batteries"
91.1%

promptly well

"arrived promptly well packed"
90.9%

works a treat

"works a treat once you understand how far in your finger needs to go"
90.9%

similar item

"not bad item for price works better than similar item one at similar price but not terribly quick for adults and children i have tried this on"
90.1%

does a brilliant

"all i know is it does a brilliant job for me is very competitively priced and i would recommend this item and the supplier ana wiz ltd to anyone interested"
89.5%

minimal packaging

"we are also pleased that the oximeter came with minimal packaging"
89.4%

good aperatus

"good aperatus"
88.8%

good compiment

"it a good compiment to a blood pressure monitor it works well at this price you can't go wrong"
88.8%

brilliant and accurate

"normal type batteries easy to replace comes with covers brilliant and accurate"
88.6%

good and accurate

"very good and accurate readings!"
88.6%

works beautifully

"it works beautifully and despite some of the reviews i have a little carry case included in the box along with a cover to put on device"
88.6%

really happy

"really happy "
88.4%

dropping a star

"these are both minor criticisms and not worth dropping a star for at the price it is a no brainer"
88.1%

compact item

"this is a lightweight compact item which i used to monitor heart rate during cardiac recovery exercise sessions"
75.0%

nicely presented

"nicely presented good case with it "
75.0%

recommend item

"prompt delivery would highly recommend item and seller"
75.0%

interesting item

"interesting item which appears to do as expected"
75.0%

great addition

"small easy to read a great addition to our first aid kit"
75.0%

perfect item

"if your looking for an everyday item that you can push one button and get the stats you want this is the perfect item"
75.0%

swift delivery

"i do not normally leave comments but i must thank the company for such a swift delivery"
75.0%

works well

"i bought this oximeter in july 2019 and it works well i checked the accuracy with the one used by my respiratory nurse and it is accurate"
75.0%

good price

"good price"
75.0%

proving invaluable

"it is proving invaluable"
75.0%

great price

"overall the customer service is fantastic the product is great for personal amateur use and compared to other models is a great price!"
75.0%

sturdy carry case

"small enough to fit in a pocket & comes with a sturdy carry case"
75.0%

nice carry case

"nice carry case"
75.0%

very handy

"very handy"
75.0%

reasonably accurate

"this appears to be a reasonably accurate device and we are satisfied with it"
75.0%

super value

"the item was exactly as described and super value"
75.0%

very sturdy

"very sturdy and with a cover lanyard and carrying pouch it is very good value for money"
75.0%

reduced price

"for the reduced price via amazon prime it's a good buy"
74.9%

speedy delivery

"excellent service and speedy delivery"
74.9%

great value

"great value for money"
74.9%

well presented

"comes in a lovely well presented box including the oximeter some batteries a runner cover for it if you choose to use it!"
74.9%

really well

"works really well"
74.9%

fast delivery

"fast delivery"
74.9%

good reviews

"we wanted a uk manufactured item with good reviews this fits the bill and arrived quickly not coming from china"
74.9%

good alternative

"for people without major health issues probably a good alternative to the more expensive monitors"
74.9%

nice touches

"pouch and lanyard nice touches"
74.9%

light protection

"no better with fresh batteries or ambient light protection"
74.9%

would happily

"i'm a retired doctor would happily have bought a dozen for the surgery"
74.9%

great device

"it is a great device"
74.9%

very closely

"i really had great problems breathing and although the doctors were monitoring me very closely i chose to purchase one of these monitors which enabled me to check my oxygen levels several times a day which made me contact my doctor to get extra medication to help my problem"
74.9%

were positive

"bought this to measure oxygen levels pulse does the job ok and reviews were positive"
74.9%

fair amount

"feels good enough quality sturdy enough to last a fair amount of time too which is always a consideration"
74.9%

keeps still

"it seems accurate especially if the user keeps still while it is reading"
74.8%

more reliable

"perhaps this is an indication that ana wiz ltd are more reliable than other suppliers of the same product"
74.8%

reassuringly similar

"they matched going up and down varied a little on exact numbers but reassuringly similar"
74.8%

very quickly

"the contents of the pack were absolutely brand new included batteries and was very quickly put together and working"
74.8%

speed accuracy

"responsive to low 02 levels & responsive when 02 given in terms of speed accuracy when used alongside another probe to see if correctly reading "
74.8%

good indication

"he gets very breathless and this oximeter gives me a good indication of his levels"
74.8%

very quick

"very easy to use and a very quick reading obtained"
74.7%

really easily

"my husband is on ltot and it enables him to check his oxygen levels and pulse rate really easily"
74.7%

extremely quickly

"came extremely quickly and well packaged"
74.7%

recommended especially

"highly recommended especially at this price"
74.6%

blown away

"we were blown away with the ease of use and quality"
74.6%

positive reviews

"we bought this product despite it having some negative reviews and i'm pleased i took more notice of the positive reviews"
74.6%

indoor environment

"have used this several times for work frontline ems and it works well very bright display on it and can easily be seen in a highly bright indoor environment"
74.6%

life saver

"this is the second one of these i have purchased there a bit of a life saver and well worth every penny"
74.6%

pressure monitors

"this product is simple and easy to use and having checked it against two blood pressure monitors which also provide pulse rates the results provided by this product are accurate"
74.5%

fairly fast

"seems every bit as good as those used in hospitals gives reading fairly fast some have commented it is not robust but seems fine to me i have only two minor criticisms 1 the rubberised case partly falls off when you use it but in my view its not really needed anyway and 2 although the display is the same as on hospital ones it would be better for home self use if the display was the other way around looking down at your finger it appears upside down"
74.5%

good choice

"if you need a pulse oximeter this seems a good choice"
74.5%

monitoring oxygen levels

"it works exactly as described is easy to use and will be invaluable in monitoring oxygen levels before and after effortful tasks outside the home"
74.5%

good enough

"feels good enough quality sturdy enough to last a fair amount of time too which is always a consideration"
74.5%

healthcare assistant

"am a healthcare assistant and student nurse and they are at least on par with the other mobile ones i've seen never had an inaccurate reading"
74.5%

excellent value

"in comparison to others that were available this was excellent value for money"
74.4%

excellent delivery

"excellent delivery arrived in 2 days perfect with protective cover and carry case really pleased with this item"
74.4%

worked perfectly

"worked perfectly for a while but the back panel fell off after a couple of months and the plastic notches which hold it in place had broken"
74.4%

being generous

"so works maybe 10% of the time if we’re being generous"
74.4%

very helpful

"i have found it very helpful recovering from a very bad pulmonary infection"
74.4%

guide 02 levels

"easy to use just use it as rough guide 02 levels"
74.4%

neat pouch

"neat pouch and holder"
74.4%

very easily

"it works quickly and very easily"
74.4%

very useful

"clearly there are always limitations with finger pulse oximeters but still a very useful clinical tool"
74.3%

smooth and efficient

"the return was smooth and efficient"
74.3%

added bonus

"i like that it comes with the added bonus of silicon case protect against drops and splashes carry case and lanyard"
74.3%

very surprising

"this is very surprising as it is the same as mine with full lung function"
74.3%

good value

"good value for money"
74.3%

nice and easy

"nice and easy to use"
74.2%

quality product

"great quality product had paid £50 for same one at the start of covid and it’s worked fine"
74.2%

added info

"there is a small card in the box with this added info"
74.2%

great item

"it's a great item easily sits in my pocket so i can keep an eye on hr during the day"
74.2%

keeps it safe

"nice little fabric case keeps it safe"
74.1%

well worth

"this is the second one of these i have purchased there a bit of a life saver and well worth every penny"
74.1%

oxygen levels

"we are over 70s with underlying health conditions & wanted to keep checking our oxygen levels as we are being told we continue to be vulnerable to covid 19 "
74.1%

quick and easy

"at the same time it also provides a pulse reading and this was vital in monitoring how her heart was working using this at home gave me the reassurance that i was not wasting anyones time when i had to make the decision to call an ambulance to come to attend to her i believe that it is eally quite accurate as the reading matched those that were made in hospital and it is very quick and easy to use"
74.0%

very happy

"bought this for my doctors bag and have been very happy with it"
74.0%

considering buying

"please be aware of this if you are considering buying one"
74.0%

take your temperature

"take your temperature when you are well so you can compare if you get ill"
74.0%

most useful

"very good and most useful "
73.9%

excellent service

"excellent service and speedy delivery"
73.9%

independent readings

"great for independent readings so we can keep a daily remote eye on an elderly relatives oxygen state she suffers from lunch diseases and cough and temperature so a daily reading on her o2 levels helps reassure us long distance how her daily health is "
73.9%

definately good

"overall definately good value"
73.9%

very close

"it was possible to check the reading against one taken by an nhs unit and the readings were very close"
73.9%

easy to read

"easy to read"
73.9%

well enough

"it works well enough it's straight forward to use with no bells n whistles"
73.7%

monty python

"fans of monty python will remember the 'machine that goes ping'"
73.7%

well packaged and handy

"well packaged and handy bag included"
73.7%

accurate good

"hi pleased with my product great and accurate good packing"
73.7%

very well priced

"very well priced good value and very pleased with the product"
73.7%

good product

"good product"
73.7%

relatively quick

"delivery was relatively quick"
73.6%

prompt arrival

"prompt arrival too"
73.6%

going strong

"it works great no issues and i bought it 3 yrs ago still going strong haven't even had to change the batteries"
73.6%

very breathless

"he gets very breathless and this oximeter gives me a good indication of his levels"
73.6%

husbands oxygen levels

"it’s to check my husbands oxygen levels as he has copd and is on home oxygen"
73.6%

good and easy

"the device is very good and easy to use"
73.5%

nice product

"it works perfectly fine and is a nice product"
73.4%

saved my life

"so it saved my life"
73.4%

good quality

"good product nice case good quality"
73.3%

very impressed

"so far very impressed"
73.2%

arrived well

"arrived well packaged earlier than advised"
73.2%

best spent

"this was the best spent money in ages"
73.2%

monitor rate

"seems accurate and the refresh monitor rate is quick"
73.2%

perfect results

"warm up ur finger by rubbing before use then gives perfect results"
73.1%

small and handy

"easy to use small and handy to have in my bag for my cardiac child"
73.1%

portable battery

"very good portable battery operated oximeter"
73.1%

well priced

"well priced"
73.0%

well packed

"oximeter case batteries all well packed i didn't know anything about oximeters the instructions were very scientific and intense really all i needed to know was what the two reading are and what the danger levels are but having googled it was fine"
73.0%

your oxygen levels

"great product like the simplicity 👌 great for keeping your oxygen levels in check check"
73.0%

pretty accurate

"the readings for checking your pulse are pretty accurate and again i've measured performance with what paramedics use so the readings are pretty much bang on"
72.9%

important factor

"this item came on time is easy to read an important factor in a device of this type as quite a number of people using this device will be elderly"
72.9%

particularly useful

"easy to read in everything but the brightest sunlight particularly useful when the ambient light is low or even in the dark"
72.8%

added security

"very accurate easy to use added security in case it’s dropped comes with silicon case and storage case pulse oximeter is well built"
72.8%

monitoring need

"i strongly recommend this to anyone who has a similar monitoring need"
72.8%

reasonably accurately

"it reads o2 saturations reasonably accurately down to 65 70"
72.7%

professional capacity

"only used for one day so far in a professional capacity & it worked well "
72.7%

machine readings

"at hospital i will check my machine readings against theirs to verify accuracy "
72.6%

carry case

"the oximeter arrived nicely boxed and did include a carry case which some reviewers said it didn't have"
72.6%

highly recommended

"highly recommended"
72.6%

perfectly fine

"it works perfectly fine and is a nice product"
72.6%

have bought

"best thing i have bought"
72.5%

checking oxygen levels

"handy for checking oxygen levels"
72.5%

mostly no problem

"sometimes i have found it necessary to move about a bit to get the readings to show but mostly no problem at all"
72.4%

star rating

"i am hesitating about "star rating" because i am not certain about oxymeter accuracy"
72.4%

would recommend

"would recommend"
72.4%

great piece

"it is a bit flimsy compared to the doctors one but it does the job and is a great piece of mind without rushing to the doctor"
72.4%

accurate and sturdy

"looks accurate and sturdy"
72.4%

verify accuracy

"at hospital i will check my machine readings against theirs to verify accuracy "
72.4%

holds nowadays

"good value for money and it must have gadget in modern house holds nowadays"
72.2%

good function

"another good function is that it switches off after 5 seconds"
72.2%

accurate and reliable

"easy to use accurate and reliable readings"
72.2%

their oxygen levels

"very good product which i highly recomend for anyone who suffers with breathing difficulties or for a relative who is caring for someone to help you keep an eye on their oxygen levels"
72.1%

relevant place

"the younger ones were a little more work you just have to look for the sensors and make sure they are in good contact with the relevant place on the finger to get a reading"
72.1%

very similar

"i can see very similar identical?"
72.1%

similar price

"not bad item for price works better than similar item one at similar price but not terribly quick for adults and children i have tried this on"
72.0%

oxygen saturation levels

"need to track my oxygen saturation levels"
72.0%

handy gadgets

"after seeing a medical professional speak on the news recently about these handy gadgets i decided to purchase one for my personal use"
71.9%

much better

"this is a replacement for a different oximeter i bought which was not accurate this one is much better and gives a quick accurate reading"
71.9%

well built

"well built product"
71.8%

price works

"not bad item for price works better than similar item one at similar price but not terribly quick for adults and children i have tried this on"
71.7%

effective and useful

"effective and useful"
71.6%

help me please

"can you help me please"
71.4%

neat little device

"i'm using ultra breathe to improve my lung capacity and this neat little device helps me monitor my improvement"
71.3%

keep handy

"a great little machine to keep handy and check my levels without having to worry until i can get to the gp"
71.0%

recommend this

"i strongly recommend this to anyone who has a similar monitoring need"
70.9%

last 10 readings saved

"a bit of memory would also make it better so you could have say the last 10 readings saved"
70.7%

prompt delivery

"prompt delivery would highly recommend item and seller"
70.7%

no real problem

"readout is set up to point away from the 'patient' towards a nurse for instance but it's no real problem to read upside down or just turn hand around"
70.7%

reassuring mostly

"reassuring mostly"
70.6%

meaningful comparisons

"the oxygen % age and heart rate is exactly what i need to enable meaningful comparisons before and after rest and before and after exercice and adjusting what i do"
70.3%

these monitors

"i really had great problems breathing and although the doctors were monitoring me very closely i chose to purchase one of these monitors which enabled me to check my oxygen levels several times a day which made me contact my doctor to get extra medication to help my problem"
70.2%

worked well

"only used for one day so far in a professional capacity & it worked well "
69.9%

conventional count

"i have checked it by the conventional count and it's quite accurate"
69.9%

served us well

"he's now 5 and i use it less so now but we've had it a good few years and it has served us well"
69.8%

real feedback

"good book bought as a gift and so no real feedback on use"
69.6%

level heart rate

"i can keep a check on both pulse level heart rate and most importantly oxygen level"
69.6%

works great

"this works great and is very accurate handy to have"
69.5%

active heart rates

"i then took to using this device to sample resting and active heart rates"
69.5%

great purchase

"great purchase"
69.5%

excellent item

"excellent item identical to the ones used by hospital staff reassuring to have accurate information"
69.3%

recommend getting

"would i recommend getting it?"
69.2%

saturation levels

"this is great for keeping check on my saturation levels"
69.1%

nice little protective

"great little product and a nice little protective coving too"
69.0%

nice extras

"the cover case and lanyard are nice extras"
69.0%

seems correct

"certainly its pulse registration seems correct"
68.7%

nice pulse

"nice cover silicone rubber for easy cleaning and a nice display that shows peripheral oxygen remember that bit and a nice pulse reading too"
68.7%

good few years

"he's now 5 and i use it less so now but we've had it a good few years and it has served us well"
68.6%

gives accurate reading

"bought this and it gives accurate reading as checked pulse with fitbit"
68.6%

very small print

"very happy with product and ease of use the instruction leaflet could be better very small print & for some people very hard to read"
68.6%

accurate fast

"accurate fast and c easy to use"
68.6%

feel physically

"however the quality is good it is easy to use and read and i can only assume the readings are accurate as they reflect how i feel physically"
68.5%

copd patient

"i am a copd patient and was recently hit by a really bad flu virus"
68.4%

cute little pouch

"a cute little pouch to house your oximetre and a thin lanyard in case you wish to carry it with aat all times round your neck"
68.4%

worth the money

"well worth the money"
68.4%

cheap reliable

"would definetly recommend as it is cheap reliable and effective for anyone that needs"
68.3%

fits the bill

"we wanted a uk manufactured item with good reviews this fits the bill and arrived quickly not coming from china"
68.3%

very well and

"it works very well and i used it while waiting in the doctors surgery so that my doctor could record accurately my oxygen level when i saw her"
68.3%

much cheaper

"i think the much cheaper battery ones are perfectly adequate for home use"
68.1%
...

severe anaemia

"as i suffer from severe anaemia i bought this to monitor my oxygene levels and it has been an invaluable purchase"
99.9%

severe copd

"my gran suffers from severe copd and after a scary time in hospital i bought this"
99.9%

really disappointed

"really disappointed"
99.3%

poor eyesight

"being elderly with poor eyesight"
99.1%

horribly wrong

"cheap plastic that pops open doesn’t give a reading 50% of the time 40% of the time its horribly wrong i’d be passed out if i had a 40% level of oxygen!"
98.9%

very inaccurate

"very inaccurate"
98.6%

wildly inaccurate

"readings are wildly inaccurate recording my oxygen levels as 65% when i have no chest or breathing problems"
98.3%

gran suffers

"my gran suffers from severe copd and after a scary time in hospital i bought this"
97.9%

completely inaccurate

"it was fine to begin with but after 4 months it is giving completely inaccurate readings and a lot of the time doesn’t give a reading at all"
94.9%

pretty poor

"i paid over £40 for it in the middle of the covid pandemic usually i believe it sold for about £12 so i think that's pretty poor"
94.6%

disappointed only

"very disappointed only had it a little while and decided to stop!"
94.4%

faulty strait

"useless faulty strait from the box 88 888 when batteries inserted cannot bother asking for replacement my fault going for a cheaper one i should have known better !"
94.0%

were confusing

"great product but unfortunately it took some while before i could use this product as the written instructions were confusing"
90.0%

really bad asthma

"bought this as my wifes a nurse and advised me too so as to check my sats as i have really bad asthma"
89.5%

very flimsy

"the central pivot is very flimsy though and is threatening to break the product in half after only a couple of months use and we haven't been rough with it"
89.4%

anxiety sufferer

"i am a long term chronic anxiety sufferer who is very severely overweight suffers from apnoea and chronic heart failure symptoms"
88.5%

extremely temperamental

"accuracy is bang on when it works but it’s extremely temperamental and you have to keep pressing the button and messing around with your finger to get it to find a reading spot"
88.0%

doesnt work

"bought one of these a week ago didn’t work sent back got a refund bought another and this one doesnt work either!"
75.0%

disappointing product

"disappointing product"
74.9%

deteriorate quickly

"if you find yourself catching your breath whilst maintaining your o2 sats above 94% it's likely you're body is trying to compensate but can deteriorate quickly"
74.9%

only issue

"the only issue i have is that the printing on the leaflet accompanying the device is far too small and i could not read it without a magnifier in addition to my normal spectacles"
74.9%

lung problem

"i bought this because i'm recovering from a lung problem"
74.9%

lung problems

"not ideal for testing if you have lung problems"
74.8%

feel ripped

"i paid £45 which was at the peak of the epidemic and i feel ripped off"
74.8%

been poorly

"my dad has been poorly a couple of times and used this so i knew his sats and pulse and was correct as my dad needed hospital treatment and they got the same readings!"
74.8%

more expensive

"one of the more expensive ones but for something like this cost isn’t top of the list"
74.8%

unacceptable greed

"i feel this is unacceptable greed and whilst the item is good i question the price increase in the current situation"
74.8%

poorly mother

"bought this for a poorly mother"
74.8%

very jumpy

"the unit in operation is very jumpy cannot believe that my o2 stats jump about that much"
74.8%

does n't work

"this product doesn’t work"
74.8%

clearly not accurate

"it worked with my thumb in terms of getting a reading but it was clearly not accurate if you compare to my data from other devices"
74.8%

poorly with

"i bought it in preparation for going down with covid and was poorly with it so i could test my oxygen levels to reassure myself i would be ok"
74.7%

covid 19 patients

"reports of hypoxia going unnoticed in covid 19 patients has reached the mainstream press and demand has quickly increased as has the price though not by too much"
74.7%

blood problems

"i have never owned one of these before but as i get very breathless and suffer extreme dizziness i wondered if it could be connected with not enough oxygen in my blood as i also have blood problems"
74.7%

absolute crap

"absolute crap"
74.7%

assume defective

"assume defective"
74.6%

having health problems

"having health problems this is a great product to have"
74.6%

become less well

"it also shows pulse rate which we know rises when she starts to become less well this little device used to be only available in hospitals "
74.6%

came broken

"it came broken!"
74.6%

more dangerous

"i checked and the flu does not cause this type of symptom but can be more dangerous if you suffer from it"
74.5%

erodes away

"having heard a virologist on radio 4 say that everyone should have a 'pulse oximeter' in these pandemic times as covid erodes away blood oxygen sometimes to dangerous or lethal levels i thought i should get one for my family"
74.5%

only problem

"the only problem with the little booklet they send you is the print is so small and having only partial sight i cannot read it so had to go on the net to get info"
74.5%

only fault

"the only fault which is not down to the seller is the delivery driver left my parcel behind a pot plant by the front door so the parcel was soaking wet and the boa in side was wet"
74.5%

treatment response

"this could affect a person's treatment response"
74.4%

faulty product

"cheap trick of selling a faulty product and unable to return it to get my money back"
74.4%

panic attacks

"having problem with panic attacks and really high pulse the doctor recommended i get a pulsmeter"
74.4%

typed in babies

"not sure if i did it putting the batteries in or if it came like that as i didn't feel anything bend or snap when i put the batteries in but that didn't affect its use and have only given it 3 stars as i couldn't use it as intended and also when i typed in babies pulse oximeter this came up in the search that's why i'm disappointed"
74.4%

much worse

"i expect hermes to be a bit naff but amazon has become much worse for customers who choose not to be on amazon prime"
74.2%

unprecedented times

"in these unprecedented times many eminent scientists have said one of these is essential in every household to check blood oxygen levels which gives the earliest sign that you may have cv 19 if when tested your levels start dropping i use it every day 1 minute test could save your life"
74.2%

very poorly

"i purchased this for my son as he has very poorly lungs and when gets a cold i'm up worrying how his breathing is"
74.0%

spent more

"i think i should have spent more"
74.0%

just sorry

"this is so simple and useful i am just sorry we didn't find it sooner"
74.0%

pricing issues

"the product might be good but what would be a 4* rating drops to 1* for pricing issues"
73.9%

massive fright

"necessitated an ambulance massive fright an ecg"
73.6%

return anyway

"i wanted to return but i was too unwell to get to post office and im pretty sure there was a charge to return anyway"
73.5%

wildly outlandish reading

"i find it very difficult to find my own pulse so i can't vouch for accuracy but it's never given me a wildly outlandish reading"
73.5%

extreme dizziness

"i have never owned one of these before but as i get very breathless and suffer extreme dizziness i wondered if it could be connected with not enough oxygen in my blood as i also have blood problems"
73.3%

main problem

"the main problem with the ana wiz and motion is that the display sometimes freezes values stay same for more than 5 seconds but you tend to know this has happened and it's easy to check by resetting with the white button"
73.0%

been wasted

"now i cannot return it and my money has been wasted!"
72.9%

failure symptoms

"i am a long term chronic anxiety sufferer who is very severely overweight suffers from apnoea and chronic heart failure symptoms"
72.8%

never worked

"never worked"
72.4%

settles down

"sometimes there are a few fluctuations on mine when turned on but it settles down quickly maybe 20 seconds "
72.3%

main negative

"the ana wiz display can be hard to see outdoors on bright days which is the main negative for the ana wiz"
72.2%

constant useage

"it may be ok for 'occasional' use but for constant useage i doubt that it will be suitable"
72.1%

returned this

"unfortunately i returned this at the end of may as it was not correctly reading oxygen levels"
72.1%

unreliable oximeter

"unreliable oximeter"
72.1%

very volatile

"we use oxygen daily and her oxygen sats are very volatile"
71.0%

causing a fuss

"either way i feel more positive and less panicy: and because it is so discrete i can use it without causing a fuss"
70.5%

cheap trick

"cheap trick of selling a faulty product and unable to return it to get my money back"
70.1%

asthma attack

"i bought this following an asthma attack"
69.9%

does not work

"this product just does not work"
69.1%

only let down

"my only let down was the accuracy of the readings when the oximeter is being used"
69.1%

much higher

"not through your mouth the pulse also helps to know that his pulse was much higher than should have been"
69.1%

little gismo

"we're quite impressed by this little gismo!"
69.1%

little booklet

"the only problem with the little booklet they send you is the print is so small and having only partial sight i cannot read it so had to go on the net to get info"
69.1%

little gadget

"great little gadget will be very useful for my wife who suffers from copd"
69.1%

freezes robustness

"overall very good for price but has some limitations freezes robustness and cannot read display in bright sun "
69.0%

making faulty devices

"why are they making faulty devices in the first place made in the uk!"
68.8%

readings difficult

"readings difficult"
68.7%

hard sponge

"it arrived well packaged in protective hard sponge in a proprietary box"
68.5%

correct polarity

"the batteries fit into the cover which slips open on the back of the machine make sure you get the correct polarity it is not obvious and a separate slip of paper outlines how the batteries fit"
67.9%

partial sight

"the only problem with the little booklet they send you is the print is so small and having only partial sight i cannot read it so had to go on the net to get info"
67.8%

stopped working

"had it less than 6 months & it has stopped working"
67.8%

not very substantial

"cover is not very substantial carrying case fine"
67.0%

time nor recommend

"i would be weary to buy this product next time nor recommend it"
66.8%

waste of money

"waste of money"
66.7%

suffer from

"i checked and the flu does not cause this type of symptom but can be more dangerous if you suffer from it"
66.7%

utter crap

"what a piece of utter crap"
66.5%

eventually reads

"sometimes i have to turn it on multiple times before it eventually reads"
66.5%

oxygen problem

"i bought this because my mother has an oxygen problem due to emphysema"
66.5%

false measurements

"and i think you could say that it is better than flashing false measurements so that’s probably the only positive statement i could say about my experience with this so called oximeter"
66.3%

rush order

"the delivery was within a couple of days although we did not ask for a rush order"
66.2%

panel slides

"the whole of the back panel slides off aided by a thumb and the display is simple to read"
66.0%

sending it back

"sending it back"
66.0%

loose on the finger

"comfortable albeit a little loose on the finger therefore care is needed for a result"
65.9%

wrong meaning

"one thing though on my first use i read the numbers wrong meaning i took the pulse rating to be my o2 reading and vice versa"
65.8%

cause unnecessary alarm

"not sure about o2 which i think measures on the low side which is not helpful as might cause unnecessary alarm"
65.7%

false economy

"false economy"
65.7%

cold or in shut down

"to note that with all peripheral readings if cold or in shut down will not work"
65.4%

upside down

"slightly confused that when it is on your finger the reading is upside down which makes it slightly awkward to read yourself"
65.1%

no hesitation whatsoever

"i have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending this product and the company"
64.9%

absolute trash

"ambulance staff tried this reader and dismissed it as absolute trash"
64.8%

going wrong

"i bought this insurance in case of something going wrong when camping you never know no issues with the seller or product"
64.8%

pandemic times

"having heard a virologist on radio 4 say that everyone should have a 'pulse oximeter' in these pandemic times as covid erodes away blood oxygen sometimes to dangerous or lethal levels i thought i should get one for my family"
64.5%

will not work

"to note that with all peripheral readings if cold or in shut down will not work"
64.4%

suffer from asthma

"i suffer from asthma"
64.4%

virtually identical

"i was able to use use the oximeter shortly after the health care professional had used their nhs oximeter on an elderly relative and the readings were virtually identical"
63.9%

refurbished device

"either this is a refurbished device i sincerely hope not or just down to poor quality control at the likely chinese factory where these are put together"
63.8%

double digit

"pulse the same occasional double digit if left on finger but mostly l1 through to l9"
63.5%

cheap plastic

"cheap plastic that pops open doesn’t give a reading 50% of the time 40% of the time its horribly wrong i’d be passed out if i had a 40% level of oxygen!"
63.3%

suffers from emphysema

"my mil suffers from emphysema and uses oxygen 24 7 her oxygen sats are very important for her wellbeing and needs to be aware if they are dropping"
63.1%

suffers from copd

"great little gadget will be very useful for my wife who suffers from copd"
63.1%

supposedly new piece

"i was surprised that the oximeters was itself was in an unsealed clip bag and that the screen had no plastic protective cover but mostly for a supposedly new piece of equipment the screen was all scratched?"
63.0%

faulty any consumer

"if the item is faulty any consumer can in fact return the item despite these labels"
62.8%

concerned all i can tell

"as far as accuracy is concerned all i can tell is it gives consistent results to within 1%"
62.5%

replaced the batteries

"i have replaced the batteries but no effect"
62.4%

does n't even

"it can be a bit unreliable sometimes the sats change quickly sometimes it doesn't even work"
61.5%

long lanyard

"it comes with a decent quality long lanyard to put around your knock together with a small clip case and a quality canvas and velcro pouch"
61.0%

exceptionally poor

"exceptionally poor quality"
60.9%

lung hypoxia

"i bought a pulse oximeter after new york doctors said that the c flu exhibited if that is the right word not as a wet lung pneumonia like ailment as stated by british media but as a dry lung hypoxia like ailment where the sufferers had low blood oxygen"
60.9%

lung pneumonia

"i bought a pulse oximeter after new york doctors said that the c flu exhibited if that is the right word not as a wet lung pneumonia like ailment as stated by british media but as a dry lung hypoxia like ailment where the sufferers had low blood oxygen"
60.9%

lung probs

"been a life safer as i have lung probs and on oxygen"
60.9%

lung fibrosis

"i have lung fibrosis so my oxygen levels fall when on the move"
60.9%

stretch marks

"apart from product being defective from the stretch marks on the outside body clearly indicate that this has been used before and not a brand new one"
60.8%

error in screen

"there is error in screen and noting comes up"
60.5%

return it in the lockdown

"what a hassle now i have to go to post office to return it in the lockdown!"
60.4%

worse over time

"display also showed a corrupted layout which got worse over time so now returned for a refund"
60.0%

mixed review

"a mixed review"
59.5%

dangerously inaccurate

"same complaints as a lot of the other reviews it’s dangerously inaccurate"
59.2%

minute test

"in these unprecedented times many eminent scientists have said one of these is essential in every household to check blood oxygen levels which gives the earliest sign that you may have cv 19 if when tested your levels start dropping i use it every day 1 minute test could save your life"
58.9%

covid outbreak

"i purchased this to use to monitor blood oxygen saturation during the covid outbreak"
58.8%

quickly they drop

"i take them with my hand in i pad and they can see how quickly they drop"
58.6%

covid kicked

"every household should have one of these in the first aid kit no wonder they sold out when covid kicked off"
58.5%

without calibration tools

"it is impossible to comment on the accuracy without calibration tools however based on my last hospital reading it seems to be within the ball park"
58.5%

readings were so erratic

"at first i thought what a useful piece of equipment though i could not understand why the readings were so erratic?"
58.4%

corrupted layout

"display also showed a corrupted layout which got worse over time so now returned for a refund"
58.0%

similar problems

"other uses report similar problems"
57.7%

just did n't work

"considering some good reviews i was disappointed to be sent a product that just didn’t work"
57.5%

scary time

"my gran suffers from severe copd and after a scary time in hospital i bought this"
57.5%

completely dead

"completely dead"
57.4%

arrived and did not work

"it arrived and did not work"
57.2%

poor quality control

"either this is a refurbished device i sincerely hope not or just down to poor quality control at the likely chinese factory where these are put together"
57.1%

does n't necessarily

"i think cheap doesn't necessarily mean quality and reviews are important when buying any product"
56.9%

blood oxygen

"i bought a pulse oximeter after new york doctors said that the c flu exhibited if that is the right word not as a wet lung pneumonia like ailment as stated by british media but as a dry lung hypoxia like ailment where the sufferers had low blood oxygen"
56.8%

show them very

"like at the moment i can show them very low sat reading"
56.7%

little battery

"i was a bit unsure about ordering as i thought it would be complicated to set up or use but it's really ready to go just pull the little battery insulating plastic"
56.7%

press the white button

"to start the meter just press the white button on the to and attach it to the persons finger"
56.5%

still not working

"i've changed 5 different batteries and still not working"
56.2%

chest infection

"after a persistent chest infection i used it and my sat's had fallen quite low and i made an urgent appointment with my gp"
56.1%

unit in operation

"the unit in operation is very jumpy cannot believe that my o2 stats jump about that much"
56.1%

that i assume

"in addition to the pulse oximeter the box also contains a soft plastic case to protect the device a material case that i assume can be used to transport the device and a lanyard that attaches to the material case for carrying around the neck another reviewer says it is too short to go over the head but mine is plenty long enough "
56.0%

back from ana wiz

"be nice to get a comment back from ana wiz lt to give an informed view of why one reviewer noted that the price has increased by more than 50% since late march and another reviewer that the price has more than doubled over the last year"
55.8%

does n't always

"tried it on me and my family and measurements change accordingly my 1 year old who has asthma and needs oxygen levels monitored doesn't always keep still however i found it measures well on his toe"
55.8%

down the tube

"you then view the display down the tube"
55.7%

heart problem

"i have a heart problem so i took this with me to my cardiology appointment to test it"
55.5%

equivalent pitty

"while it worked the readings were fine and had been checked against a hopital equivalent pitty its not more robust"
55.5%

have to cut my losses

"i’m unable to get out to a post office to return this defective one so it looks like i’m just going to have to cut my losses"
55.5%

item shouldnt

"this item shouldnt be on sale"
55.3%

batteries inserted

"useless faulty strait from the box 88 888 when batteries inserted cannot bother asking for replacement my fault going for a cheaper one i should have known better !"
55.2%

sources nhs website

"please note i am not a doctor or medic but this information can be found from reliable sources nhs website on line"
55.2%

have covid

"the measurement of blood oxygen levels is a vital indicator of your lungs effectiveness should you have covid 19"
55.1%

what's not to like

"what’s not to like"
54.8%

n't reach the sensor

"his tiny finger didn't reach the sensor"
54.7%

enough oxygen

"i have never owned one of these before but as i get very breathless and suffer extreme dizziness i wondered if it could be connected with not enough oxygen in my blood as i also have blood problems"
54.7%

pile of crap

"pile of crap"
54.6%

awkward to read yourself

"slightly confused that when it is on your finger the reading is upside down which makes it slightly awkward to read yourself"
54.6%

same complaints

"same complaints as a lot of the other reviews it’s dangerously inaccurate"
54.5%

reading spo2 very

"slow to start up starts reading spo2 very low takes up to 2 minutes to stabilise"
54.5%

cold hands

"not so good with cold hands not suitable for children"
54.4%

no way to check hope

"not sure about the accuracy as have no way to check hope is ok as new"
54.4%

realised my error

"then i put my glasses on and realised my error!"
54.4%

reading it i guess

"only thing i don't like is the screen could be the other way round so you could read it more easily clearly geared to someone else reading it i guess"
54.3%

waste of my money

"waste of my money unfortunately"
54.1%

felt a bit scared

"totally dissatisfied with the product and specially when it comes to know from the marking that it has be manufactured in hubei province in china i felt a bit scared of to think of a used product"
54.1%

could not get a reading

"intermittent display could not get a reading"
54.0%

not return the item

"however the issue lays with the seller alleging that once the box is opened the buyer cannot return the item"
53.9%

would n't work on anyone

"tried it on children and adults and wouldn’t work on anyone"
53.9%

inhalers i wish inhalers

"so this is a handy tool to have alongside inhalers i wish inhalers provided a cure rather than just symptomatic relief "
53.7%

work out of the situation

"it takes all the gues work out of the situation"
53.7%

very short to tie

"can take a bit of messing about to get the lanyard cord through the tiny slot on the device but if you have your own definitely consider using it as the cord is very short to tie off"
53.7%

after it stopped

"had this since april 2016 and only used it occasionaly but tonight it gave one reading wich took a long time to register and there after it stopped"
53.6%

replace a broken

"i brought it to replace a broken one and it kept saying my o2 sats were 25% and below so it went back!"
53.6%

very severely overweight

"i am a long term chronic anxiety sufferer who is very severely overweight suffers from apnoea and chronic heart failure symptoms"
53.5%

chronic asthma and

"my mother suffers from chronic asthma and c"
53.4%

n't make you better

"it won’t make you better but you would no that you need to either relax yourself or take medication if your on any "
53.3%

heart attack

"having had a recent heart attack i wanted the same machine at home to monitor my heart first class item"
53.2%

caught covid

"the product has really helped our family member who caught covid 19"
53.2%

n't need the oximeter

"don't need the oximeter but it's there as a bonus for anyone who does"
53.2%

gives no reading

"usually gives no reading at all occasionally manages one eventually but no way to know if it is true"
53.1%

negative side

"on the negative side it doesn't grip the finger very strongly and the seller would appear to be now profiteering i see they have increased the price within the last 4 weeks by 50% i paid just under £30 and it is now just under £45"
53.0%

no other links

"how can i get a replacement organised please as there seems to be no other links that give me this opportunity to request a replacement"
52.9%

unwell a patient maybe

"i am a gp and find this gadget very useful for quickly assessing how unwell a patient maybe"
52.7%

other illness

"very useful as an indicator during an asthma attack or other illness"
52.7%

instructions nothing

"these do not work i ordered two i followed all instructions nothing worked i went out i purchased additional batteries thinking that maybe there was a problem with the batteries supplied still did not work do not buy"
52.7%

simply did n't work

"simply didn't work"
52.6%

life non smoker

"despite being a long life non smoker i started with asthma at 47 years of age"
52.4%

contort your hand

"additionally the screen orientation is upside down so you have to contort your hand to read what's on the screen"
52.4%

shrinking down

"i try to remain reasonably active but the realm of the possible is shrinking down on me"
52.1%

will return

"if as i suspect it is inaccurate i will return it"
52.0%

these work but are slow

"these work but are slow"
51.6%

asthma attacks

"it is as accurate as the ones used by ambulance crews having had to call them after some bad asthma attacks and compared readings"
51.6%

refused to work

"put the batteries and refused to work nor can i read the instructions as the letters are so so small"
51.5%

then read high

"ok but has a tendency to read low then read high so are not shure if the readings are accurate but it gives a more accurate reading the second time it is used checked with hospital unit so will only use as a guide if feeling unwell consult medical help barry"
51.4%

being a problem

"not sure about the accuracy but if it is out i don't see this being a problem as its accurate enough for my use which is taking client hr after an activity"
51.4%

plastic casing

"when compared to a professional monitor it measure quite well but i doubt it is durable since the cheap plastic casing is suspect"
51.2%

little baffled

"the item arrived earlier and was a little baffled as the battery compartment has springs which usually means the negative end of a battery goes towards it but not in this case"
51.0%

already stopped

"i’ve used it twice and its already stopped working"
50.8%

very small

"it is very small and not of substantial material"
50.7%

completely unreliable

"the oxygen readings vary wildly between 81 and 96 rendering the product completely unreliable"
50.3%

something is wrong

"the figure is useful evidence for a doctor that something is wrong"
50.3%

extremely distressed

"our dog was extremely distressed and only settled once the batteries were removed from the unit"
50.2%

hardly ever

"i can manage to finally get a reading once in a while after a little jiggling around of my finger but this hardly ever works"
50.2%
...

Top positive statements

Statement Strength**
"Excellent very accurate reading." 100.0%
"Very well packaged and exceptionally easy to use." 93.1%
"Quick delivery Absolutely brilliant brought this item to keep an eye on my nans stats levels as she’s on oxygen works fantastic" 93.1%
"Very accurate and battery life is good." 93.1%
"Excellent product very easy to use." 93.1%
"It works quickly and very easily." 93.1%
"Excellent delivery Arrived in 2 days Perfect with protective cover and carry case Really pleased with this item" 93.1%
"It works well so great for the price it was" 93.1%

Top negative statements

Statement Strength
"Disappointing product." 74.9%

Positive mentions

Mentioned Object Mentioned in Strength
Monty Python
"fans of Monty Python will remember the 'machine that goes ping'"
73.7%
google
"however it’s easy enough to google"
61.1%
Friday
"and i really needed it for Friday"
54.2%

Negative mentions

Mentioned Object Mentioned in Strength
Asthma
"i suffer from Asthma"
64.4%
Nonin
"ana wiz feels and probably is less robust than Nonin"
54.7%

Emotion analysis

Positive tone

Neutral tone

Negative tone

28.6% 24.3% 47.1%
  worry 38.2%
  neutral 23.3%
  happiness 14.0%
  relief 6.4%
  sadness 4.6%
  surprise 3.0%
  enthusiasm 2.1%
  fear 1.8%
  hate 1.8%
  fun 1.6%
  love 0.9%
  empty 0.9%
  joy 0.7%
  anger 0.7%

* analysis performed using Artificial Intelligence (AI) methods, data for the analysis has been gathered from multiple publicly accessible sources.
** strength is the level of sentiment expressed in a sentence, phrase or keyword. It ranges from 0 to 100%
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last analysis update 2022-01-20