Omron introduces new pedometer
BANNOCKBURN, Ill. — Omron has introduced a new pedometer that utilizes Dual-Axis acclerometer technology to record users' daily step count.
The new HJ-720ITC combines all the activity-enhancing features of 2D smart sensor technology pedometers with Omron's health management software. In addition to featuring Omron Dual-Axis technology, the pedometer also features an automatic reset; 42-day memory; a weekly log, which stores up to seven days of information in memory and also includes six tracking modes: track steps, aerobic "brisk" steps, time, distance, calories and fat burned. What's more, the pedometer will be able to connect to a new Web-based solution that will be launched by Omron later this year. The pedometer also is compatible with Microsoft Windows 7, Vista XP and 2000.
The HJ-720ITC pedometer carries a suggested retail price of $59.99 and is available at select sporting goods stores and pharmacies, as well as online.