60 GHz radar tech adds sleep monitoring to smart home devices – Embedded
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- 60 GHz radar tech adds sleep monitoring to smart home devices
Infineon Technologies said it is collaborating with Sleepiz AG, a Swiss digital health company, to enable sleep monitoring capability embedded in any connected smart home devices ranging from smart speakers to bed lamps. Based on Infineon XENSIV 60 GHz radar technology and Sleepiz’ proven algorithms, the solution is directed at the broader consumer market.
It is thought that about one billion people alone suffer from sleep apnea, an interrupted breathing during the night. This can lead to various health consequences such as snoring, daytime fatigue, along with more difficult issues such as heart problems and diabetes. Current methods of diagnosing sleep apnea is challenging since it often includes observing a patient in a sleep laboratory – …….
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