Our newest line Valencell are global leaders in wearables technology, in product, research and development. In this post, Valencell are tackling optical heart rate monitoring, how it all works, alongside the challenges and design considerations when featuring this technology in a device. They will cover the following:
- How does optical heart rate monitoring (OHRM) work?
- How does OHRM technology work?
- This must be a new innovation, right? A brief history of PPG
- What are the primary challenges with OHRM wearables?
- So how do I get OHRM right?
- What metrics you can get from PPG?
- What form factors are using OHRM?
- How are OHRM devices being used today?