Innovo Forehead and Ear Thermometer Review

At a Glance Overview :
User Rating :
Category : Forehead + Ear
Model : INV-DC200
Min Price : $40.00
Innovo Forehead and Ear Thermometer
Size :
Weight 3.2 ounces
Batteries : 2 AAA
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  • Innovo Forehead and Ear Thermometer (INV-DC200) was designed to measure the body temperature via the subject’s ear (recommended for kids age 1 and above) and/or forehead (recommended for all ages). Using the latest infra-red scanning technology, the Innovo DC-200 has proven to be extremely reliable and accurate during clinical trials.
Features :
  • Measure temperature via forehead or ear (recommended for children > age 1)
  • Press F1 for forehead measurement and F2 for ear measurement mode.Press and hold F2 for 6-9 seconds when the thermometer is off. When it starts blinking, press F2 within 5 seconds to change the units.
  • 20 readings memory recall. Can measures in both Fahrenheit and Celsius.
  • Visual and auditory alarm when temperature exceeds 99.5 °F.
Pros : 
  • Easy to use, fast and efficient.
  • The close measurements between readings convinces people that they can rely on the forehead thermometer.
  • Getting a quick result and no waiting for second reading.
  • Perfect for checking on a sleeping baby or child
Cons : 
  • Small amount of people who have reviewed this product have found,  ear and forehead didn’t agree. (This situation is normal, read more)
Final Rating :     92

 

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Useful information about Innovo Forehead and Ear Thermometer

Changing the units of the Innovo Dual Mode Thermometer,

Measuring forehead temperature

Hold the F1 button down and scan the forehead from side to side with the thermometer. You will hear a subtle clicking sound while the thermometer is in the scanning mode. Release the F1 button when you are done scanning. The maximum value will be displayed on the LCD screen. If you do not move the Innovo Forehead and Ear Thermometer across the forehead but take a fixed point measurement instead, it may result in an incorrect temperature reading. You can take another measurement by pressing the F1 button again at any time.

Measuring temperature via the eardrum

Remove the sensor cover and insert the sensor into the ear canal.

For children > 1 year old, gently pull the ear up to ensure the ear canal is straight. Position the temperature probe carefully so that it is aligned with the eardrum to ensure accurate measurement readings. This applies to adults as well. For children < 1 year old, gently pull the ear straight back to ensure the ear canal is straight .  Press button F2 to take measurement. The temperature will be shown on the LCD display. Do not press the F2 button for more than 3 seconds as you will activate the memory retrieval mode. . You can take another measurement by simply pressing the F2 button again.

In order to avoid inaccuracy:

1. Please make sure that there is no dirt on the temperature sensor
2. Please use the Innovo Forehead and Ear Thermometer indoors or in an environment where there is no strong air draft.
3. Try to keep the subject stationary.
4. Make sure there isn’t any sweat, water or condensation on the forehead.
5. If INV-DC200 is transferred from an environment where the ambient temperature might be different, please wait 10 minutes before using the thermometer.
6. Do not hold INV-DC200 for a long time as it is highly sensitive to heat.
7. Keep the temperature probe clean to ensure accurate readings.

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