This non-contact body infrared thermometer is specially designed to take the body temperature of a person, regardless of room temperature. Depending on various skin types and thickness, there may be a temperature difference. It also has a mode for water, milk or room temperature.
When the indoor temperature is significantly different, the body infrared thermometer should be placed in that room for 15-20 minutes before using.
Why thermometer readout is not 100% accurate?
- The accuracy is ±0.2 degrees centigrade(0.4 degrees Fahrenheit)
- Measuring distance is 5-15cm(2-5.9inch) (distance from forehead to the thermometer), this is very important for precise measurement. Also please try to keep forehead remain still as much as possible.
- Choose the right mode. The wrong mode will readout inaccurate. Body mode for the forehead, Object mode for water, milk, room temperature etc.
- If battery power is low, it will readout inaccurate.