Significantly lower cost - for greater accessibility
Fully disposable with no separate transmitter - after sensor wear is complete, the entire piece is thrown out and replaced
No fingersticks - like the Dexcom G6
Extended wear - approximately 14 days
Sends data straight to Smartphone - via Bluetooth
This information came from the diaTribe blog. According to diaTribe, "This sensor will be made widely available to people with diabetes who are on intensive insulin therapy (pumps or multiple daily injections) and those with type 2 diabetes on pills or no medication."
This is an exciting technology to look forward to for better diabetes management for more people. We'll keep you in the loop as more news emerges from Dexcom. To learn more about CGM options available today, call us at 866.779.8512, Option 2.