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Sleep Number partners with hospital sensor company for consumer smart bed

http://mobihealthnews.com/28706/sleep-number-partners-with-hospital-sensor-company-for-consumer-smart-bed/

mobihealthnews: Mattress maker Sleep Number has announced a smart bed, called x12, in partnership with sleep tracker maker Bam Labs. Prices for the bed will start at $7,999.99, according to the company.

Bam Labs’ sleep tracker product has formerly only been used in hospital bed systems.

Sleep Number Unveils x12 Bed With SleepIQ Technology at International Consumer Electronics Show

http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20140107005810/en/Sleep-Number-Unveils-x12-Bed-SleepIQ-Technology#.UswTBO-9LCQ

BusinessWire: The x12 bed is the first Sleep Number bed to offer SleepIQ technology – a proprietary, touch-free, non-intrusive and intuitive technology that was developed by Sleep Number and its partner BAM Labs. Rooted in medical-grade technology and integrated into the Sleep Number bed’s advanced DualAir™ technology, the SleepIQ system™ comprehensively monitors presence in bed, average breathing rate, movement and average heart rate. A proprietary, full-body algorithm assesses quality of sleep and provides a SleepIQ score™ for each sleep partner, every night.