Thermofocus BV-1500 thermometer

This model has been tested by our experts.


The Thermofocus BV-1500 is part of the Thermometer test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Thermometer models like the BV-1500 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Accuracy: Accuracy is each model's performance compared to that of a medical grade thermometer. Readings were taken on adults without fever.

Repeatability: Repeatability is the variation of each model's successive temperature readings. Readings were taken on adults without fever.

Features: The Features score is a combination of objectively measured and observed attributes for accessories and operational performance.