The Contour TS is a lightweight, simple to use blood glucose meter. The TS stands for True Simplicity and has been confirmed by Bayer as meeting ISO 15197:2013 for 2016.
The meter features a monochome display, which is suited to the simple-to-use messages that appear on screen.
The Contour TS only has 2 buttons – which means its suited to those who want uncomplicated testing.
A blood glucose test with the Contour TS takes 5 seconds. To perform a test, simply insert the test strip into the meter and apply a drop of blood to the strip.
The Contour TS switches itself off automatically when you remove the strip.
The meter uses No Coding technology, has a 250 test memory and uses the Contour TS blood glucose test strip.
24 month expiry on test strips
Possibly one of the best features of the Contour TS comes in the form of its test strips which have a 24 month open pot expiry. This means that the test strips inside the pot can be used for upto 24 months once the seal has been broken.
- Blood sample size: 0.5 microlitres
- Time for result: 5 seconds
- Memory: 250 results
- Average: 14 days
- Battery: One 3-volt CR2032 lithium battery