Biosensors with ECG function for heart rate monitoring in wearables

Graham Prophet @ eedesignnewseurope.com writes: Silicon Labs has introduced a family of optical biometric sensors providing advanced heart rate monitoring (HRM) by transcutaneous optical measurements, along with electrocardiogram (ECG) capabilities, for a range of wearable fitness and wellness products. Si117x sensor modules combine ultra-low power, high sensitivity and integration, for...