It’s a Friday evening, and you’ve been out having a few drinks with your friends. Laughter and conversation continue into the night but you quickly realize how late it is and say your goodbyes. As you get to the car, a sudden wave of questions fills your mind. Am I too drunk to drive? How many drinks did I have? Have I waited long enough? You then proceed to walk a decently straight line and call it good. The next thing you know, you’re being pulled over for driving under the influence.
Situations like this one can be easily avoided with the BACtrack Smartphone Breathalyzer. Whether you’re checking if you’re good to drive, or just want to track the way your body metabolizes alcohol, this handy little piece of tech can help you out.
BACtrack is one of the most trusted brands of breathalyzers, with more than 15 years of experience in the industry. The company provides some of the most accurate, convenient, and affordable breath-alcohol testing devices on the market. The BACtrack quickly and easily estimates your blood alcohol content (BAC) with police-grade accuracy. BACtrack Mobile delivers highly reliable BAC results using the same alcohol-sensing technology trusted by hospitals, clinics, and, of course, law enforcement.
Like many of the best breathalyzers, BACtrack Mobile saves and tracks your BAC results over time. It even helps you call an Uber if you’ve had too much to drink to drive safely. It has innovative ZeroLine technology, putting you more in control of your evenings. After your BAC results are delivered, ZeroLine estimates the time until your BAC is 0.00 percent, allowing you to quickly and easily know where you stand.
Utilizing Bluetooth technology, the breathalyzer seamlessly connects to your iPhone or Android smartphone so it can wirelessly deliver BAC results to your mobile device. Connecting is easy: Simply open the BACtrack App (after downloading it from the iTunes or Google Play stores), power on your mobile device, and the app automatically recognizes your phone. This breathalyzer is compatible with Apple iPhones, most Android smartphones, and even the Apple Watch. The app has specialized features that help you learn how alcohol affects your body, which will allow you to make better decisions while drinking.
The BACtrack Mobile Smartphone Breathalyzer normally retails for $100 but is currently on sale for $65 on Amazon, providing a $35 (35 percent) discount.
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