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Consumer Reports Reviews Blood glucose meters

Consumer Reports is the best place to come to find expert Blood glucose meter reviews. We review different types of Blood glucose meters. Our Blood glucose meter reviews will help you decide what Blood glucose meter is best for you.

Consumer Reports Blood glucose meter reviews will provide you with recommended models based on the combination of price and performance. You can also subscribe for our Blood glucose meter ratings where you will see our Blood glucose meter reviews on Convenience, Annual strip cost-4 tests/day ($), Accuracy and Repeatability. You will also see Consumer Reports take on each model of Blood glucose meters that we review. This is a quick summary of what we think works well for this model, and possibly what doesn't.

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Blood glucose meter Reviews from Consumer Reports

ratingsAccu-Chek Nano Reviews
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Summary: Calculates glucose averages. Automatic coding. Has a lancing device with a cartridge that stores multiple lancets. Requires less than 1µL of blood for a reading. Readings in the memory can be downloaded to a PC and/or a smart device. Stores at least 360 readings. Strips are a little wider or larger than other strips. Has either a backlight or LED digits for easy reading in darker lighting conditions. Has a date and time stamp. User can flag their results as pre- or post meal for reference. Very Good for repeatability.
 
 
The Accu-Chek Nano Blood glucose meter has the following features: Displays averages, Sets strip code automatically, Can download memory, Memory of 360 readings or more, Date and time stamp and Meal markers.
ratingsBayer Contour Next Reviews
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Summary: Calculates glucose averages. Automatic coding. Requires less than 1µL of blood for a reading. Readings in the memory can be downloaded to a PC and/or a smart device. Stores at least 360 readings. Has a larger screen than some of the meters. Has either a backlight or LED digits for easy reading in darker lighting conditions. Has a date and time stamp. User can flag their results as pre- or post meal for reference. Excellent for accuracy. Very Good for repeatability.
 
 
The Bayer Contour Next Blood glucose meter has the following features: Displays averages, Sets strip code automatically, Can download memory, Memory of 360 readings or more, Date and time stamp and Meal markers.
ratingsBayer Contour Reviews
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Summary: Calculates glucose averages. Automatic coding. Requires less than 1µL of blood for a reading. Readings in the memory can be downloaded to a PC and/or a smart device. Stores at least 360 readings. Has a larger screen than some of the meters. Has a date and time stamp. User can flag their results as pre- or post meal for reference.
 
 
The Bayer Contour Blood glucose meter has the following features: Displays averages, Sets strip code automatically, Can download memory, Memory of 360 readings or more, Date and time stamp and Meal markers.
ratingsAccu-Chek Compact Plus Reviews
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Summary: Has a cartridge that houses multiple strips. Calculates glucose averages. Automatic coding. Readings in the memory can be downloaded to a PC and/or a smart device. Stores at least 360 readings. Has either a backlight or LED digits for easy reading in darker lighting conditions. A bulkier unit than most of the others. User may have difficulty applying the blood to the strip. Has a date and time stamp. User can flag their results as pre- or post meal for reference. Excellent for accuracy. Excellent for repeatability.
 
 
The Accu-Chek Compact Plus Blood glucose meter has the following features: Multi-test strip cartridge, Displays averages, Sets strip code automatically, Can download memory, Memory of 360 readings or more, Date and time stamp and Meal markers.
ratingsBayer Contour Next USB Reviews
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Summary: Calculates glucose averages. Automatic coding. Requires less than 1µL of blood for a reading. Readings in the memory can be downloaded to a PC and/or a smart device. Stores at least 360 readings. Has either a backlight or LED digits for easy reading in darker lighting conditions. Has a date and time stamp. User can flag their results as pre- or post meal for reference. Excellent for accuracy. Very Good for repeatability.
 
 
The Bayer Contour Next USB Blood glucose meter has the following features: Displays averages, Sets strip code automatically, Can download memory, Memory of 360 readings or more, Date and time stamp and Meal markers.

Whats behind our Blood glucose meter ratings?

  • Convenience
  • Accuracy
  • Repeatability