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Accu-Check Aviva Insight - handset issues

Discussion in 'Insulin Pump Forum' started by GJ300, Aug 19, 2019.

  1. GJ300

    GJ300 Type 1 · Member

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    Anyone else finding the handset device way too slow, too many errors and just plain frustrating to use?
     
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    Gemma2 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    It is slow but, otherwise, I haven’t had any other problems with it. Had an Insight for 4 years.
     
  3. Carlton1512

    Carlton1512 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Yes I find it incredibly slow and annoying to use, especially when you are in a bit of a rush. I haven't had to many errors thankfully. I'm grateful that I'm able to have a pump though.
     
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    Chas C Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    It is slow, but never found it to be faulty. One major benefit is it can stack boluses on top of one another, very handy if having a multi course meal ;-)
     
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    richyb Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I like mine. It is a bit slow, but its recommended to reset occasionally by holding turn off button on top for 5 seconds until it turns fully off. Then simply turn on again
     
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    NicoleC1971 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Yes . I was warned about this as it is slower than a mobile phone etc. but works well other than the frustration of the 10 seconds spinning thing! Actually not using mine much since I have the fsl and the other annoyance with the meter is that it runs out of charge quickly.
     
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