Yes. The scale can be used without a mobile device after the first connection is established. However it may be necessary to use your mobile device (launch the app) at least once every 200 weigh-ins, as new measurements overwrite older ones stored in the scale. When the Bluetooth connection is re-established measurement data will be uploaded to your mobile device.
Yes. We recommend against standing on the edge of the scale, or using it on a tilted or wet floor. Be sure that the surface of the scale is clean and dry before using. Note that the scale should also not be used by anyone who cannot stand still without assistance.
The scale is not waterproof, but it should withstand normal wear. If it gets wet, wipe it with a dry towel. If it gets completely wet or dropped in water, take out the batteries immediately and dry completely.
The iHealth Wireless Scale measures weight and BMI through the free iHealth MyVitals app that has personalized health tools to help you get the most out of your data and to better manage your health goal.
BMI, or Body Mass Index, is a heuristic measurement of body weight based on a person’s weight and height. Body Mass Index is defined as the individual’s body weight divided by the square of his or her height when using the unit of measure kg/m2.