Google Pixel Smartphones can Measure Heart Rate Using Camera

Google Pixel Smartphones can Measure Heart Rate Using Camera

The Google Pixel smartphone will now be able to track heartbeat: Google is currently taking a number of new steps to streamline its various services. In that case, the tech giant has revamped its Pixel smartphone lineup and tried to give them a better user experience instead of top-line specifications. As a result, these Pixel devices have some interesting features. Let us know the details about this.

Google Pixel Smartphones can Measure Heart Rate Using Camera
Google Pixel Smartphones can Measure Heart Rate Using Camera


New heart rate and respiratory rate monitors have now been added to the Pixel smartphone's Fit app, according to Google's announcement. Although no exact date has been announced for when it will be available, it is expected that the feature will be available to all users by the end of this month.

The interesting thing is that these two new features depend on the camera of the smartphone. To monitor the user's heart rate, it detects blood changes through the fingertip. Again it monitors the rise and fall of the user's chest to monitor the rate of respiration. According to Jiening Zhan, Google's health technical lead, internal research on the Pixel phone has shown that the devices have been able to accurately measure the rate of respiration per minute in both healthy and sick situations.

Google said the feature was built for Pixel devices using machine learning technology. However, the US company has made it clear that the feature is being rolled out to monitor the overall health of users; It cannot evaluate treatment.
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