The Omron HBF-358 Body Fat Analyser is a very useful product at an affordable price. This product, made by well-known health products/appliances producer Omron, is made of high quality materials and is long lasting and sturdy. This device has many useful features and is also very simple to handle. It has a resting metabolism display that, as well as a one that displays body weight, body fat and BMI. This makes this appliance all the more useful and attractive. This device actively helps in measuring body weight, BMI, body fat percentage as well as visceral fat analysis. Body fat percentage is also classified, so that you can always keep accurate track of your health.
One of the best things about this product is the fact that it is very lightweight. This makes the device very easy to move, should you find the need to. Besides, this product also comes with a manufacturer’s warranty period of 1 year from the date of purchase. Results displayed are always precise. This product can be used by everyone, regardless of weight or health conditions. 4 AA batteries are required to run this appliance. Buy the Omron HBF-358 Body Fat Analyser if you want an analyser that is simple yet efficient.
Karada Scan - Body Composition Monitor
Check the Measurement Result
Body Fat Percentage
Body fat percentage refers to the amount of body fat mass in regards to the total body weight expressed as a percentage interpreting the Body Fat Percentage result.
Energy required to maintain vital functions. 60 - 70% of daily energy use in for resting metabolism.
Visceral fat = fat surrounding internal organs interpreting the visceral fat level result.
Body age indication is based on one's resting metabolism and is used as a guide to one's metabolic age.
BMI (Body Mass Index)
BMI = weight(kg)/height(m)/height(m)
Monitor your fat and weight loss effectively
|Body Weight||0 - 100kg with an increment of 0.1kg|
100 - 135kg with an increment of 0.2kg
|Body fat percentage||5 to 50% with an increment of 0.15|
|BMI||2.5 to 90 with an increment of 1 level|
|Visceral Fat level||30 levels with an increment of 1 level|
|Body fat percentage classification||minus (Low) / 0 (Normal) / + (High) / ++ (Very High) with 12 levels of Bar display|
|Visceral Fast Classification||0 (Normal)/ + (High)/ ++ (Very High) with 9 levels of Bar display|
|Set Items|| |
|Personal Data Information||The following information for upto 4 people can be stored:|
- Height: 100 - 199.5cm
- Age: 10 - 80 years old
- Gender: Male/Female
|Weight Accuracy||0 - 40kg: 400g|
40 - 135kg: 1%
|Power Supply||4 AA batteries|
|Battery Life||Approximately one year (When AA manganese batteries are used with four measurements a day at a room temperature of 23 C)|
|Package Contents||Body composition Monitor, 4 AA manganese batteries (R6), instruction manual|
Health InformationListen to your body. Take control of your health and live a fuller life
Omron wants everyone to live a normal, healthy and well-balanced life. The key is health management. We all need to take responsibility for our own health.
Knowledge that empowers
Omron is renowned for designing advanced monitors for use by medical professionals in clinics and hospitals. But we believe prevention is more effective than any treatment. Information about your health shouldn't just be available to your doctor. We want to empower people to know and understand their bodies so they can control illnesses or avoid them altogether. That's why we offer healthcare products that enable anyone to monitor their health in their own home, so they stay healthy and stay out of hospital. When your body talks, we can help you listen.
Our pursuit of an effective approach to obesity: Sensing of body composition & lifestyle coupled with support to sustain effort toward behavior improvement
"Natural" and "Moderate". Concept of obesity solution system
Some people are athletic and others are not. Some want to build up muscle while others want to lose weight. They all differ in the types of exercise they need, as well as the amount and intensity. Taking this varying demand into consideration, we at Omron have created the system to address obesity, which is composed of measurement of body compositions, monitoring of lifestyle patterns, followed by design for customized goals and support to continue and accomplish the program. This system will make it possible to effectively build up health by improving lifestyle patterns while incorporating exercise practice naturally and moderately.
Health Risks of ObesityOverweight and Obesity - Health Consequences
The primary concern of overweight and obesity is one of health and not appearance. Obesity is a serious disease with serious health risks.
Obesity Health Risks - Premature Death
- An estimated 300,000 deaths per year may be attributable to obesity.
- The risk of death rises with increasing weight.
- Even moderate weight excess (10 to 20 pounds for a person of average height) increases the risk of death, particularly among adults aged 30 to 64 years.
- Individuals who are obese (BMI > 30) have a 50 to 100% increased risk of premature death from all causes, compared to individuals with a healthy weight.