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DryBuddyEZ+ 2

Features & Technology:

The DryBuddyEZ+ 2 is a wired alarm. The DryBuddyEZ+ 2 uses a patented magnetic sensor.

    • Traditional wired alarm, where a wire connects the sensor on the briefs to the alarm worn by the patient.
    • Patented attachment of alarm to clothing using a clip or safety-pin (provided).
    • Uses 2 AAA alkaline batteries.
    • Loudness level at 8 inches (20 cms) 87 dB.
  • Continuous volume control from 0 to maximum.
  • One sound (Trumpet Fanfare) provided.
  • Sound and/or vibration available.
  • Patented magnetic sensor (DryBuddyEZ+ 2) attaches magnetically to cotton briefs.
  • New DryBuddyEZ+ Model 2 has a re-designed magnetic sensor and is perspiration resistant.

Convenience:

Where it can be used:

  • Unisex. Can be used with males and females, children and adults.
  • Battery powered. Can be used anywhere.

Comfort:

  • Medium (typical) for the alarm box attached to clothing by a clip.
  • Infinite volume control is helpful.
  • One vibration level. Low, as in pager or cell phone.
  • Alarm is somewhat bulkier than average.

Easy-to-Use and Clean:

  • Magnetic sensor (DryBuddyEZ+ 2) attaches very easily to briefs. Can be removed, cleaned and re-used very easily and quickly.
  • Magnetic sensor (DryBuddyEZ+ 2) has flat surfaces that are very easily cleaned with soap-water and dried with a towel. It is very durable.
  • Stainless steel clip (DryBuddyEZ) can be cleaned with soap-water and dried with a towel.

Cost:

Up-front Initial Cost: $36.99 . New DryBuddy+ 2: $39.99 .
Continuing Costs for Supplies and Expected Replacement Parts in 6 Months: $0.00

Limited Warranty: 1 year on alarm box, 1 year on magnetic sensor.

Credibility:

Providing Complete Product Data: Very good.

Advertising: Very good. Detailed performance data provided.
Trust in Company Claims: Very Good.


Comparisons:

Comparing DryBuddyEZ+ with Chummie Premium:

  • Chummie has softer sound (Chummie will not provide volume data).
  • Chummie offers a 2-steps volume control while DryBuddy has a continuous volume control.
  • Chummie alarm is at least as bulky as the DryBuddyEZ+ 2.
  • Chummie’s taped pad sensor is inferior to the DryBuddyEZ+ 2 magnetic sensor for ease of use, cleaning, durability and warranty.
  • Chummie’s product claims are not credible.
  • Chummie is much more expensive.

Examine the factual data presented.

Which would you prefer? DryBuddyEZ+ 2 or Chummie Premium or Elite? Is your reasoning logical?

Comparing DryBuddyEZ+ 2 with Malem Ultimate:

  • Malem has softer sound (Malem will not provide volume data).
  • Malem does not offer a volume control.
  • Malem alarm is less bulky than the DryBuddyEZ+ 2.
  • Malem clip sensor is inferior to the DryBuddyEZ+ 2 magnetic sensor for ease of use, cleaning, durability and warranty.
  • DryBuddyEZ+ 2 provides two methods of attaching the alarm to the user’s clothing.
  • Malem is much more expensive.

Examine the factual data presented.

Which would you prefer? DryBuddyEZ+ or Malem Ultimate? Is your reasoning logical?

Comparing DryBuddyEZ+ 2 with Nytone:

  • DryBuddyEZ+ 2 has a much louder sound.
  • DryByddyEZ+ 3 has a continuous volume control, while Nytone has no volume control.
  • Nytone has weak vibrations compared to DryBuddyEZ+ 2.
  • Nytone’s 2 CR2025 batteries have much less power and a much shorter life than the DryBuddyEZ+ 2 batteries.
  • Nytone alarm is smaller and lighter than DryBuddyEZ+ 2.
  • The DryBuddyEZ+ 2 magnetic sensor is much easier to use and clean thoroughly than Nytone’s clip sensor. It is also more durable, with no moving parts. Both have a one year warranty.
  • The price of both alarms is under $50.

Examine the factual data presented.

Which would you prefer? Nytone or DryBuddyEZ+ 2? Is your reasoning logical?

Comparing DryBuddyEZ+ 2 with Wet-Stop3:

  • Wet-Stop3 has softer sound (Wet-Stop3 will not provide volume data).
  • Wet-Stop3 has no volume control while DryBuddyEZ+ 2 has a continuous volume control.
  • Wet-Stop3 is bulkier than the DryBuddyEZ+ 2.
  • DryBuddyEZ+ 2’s magnetic sensor is much easier to use and clean thoroughly than Wet-Stop3’s clip sensor and has a longer 1 year warranty.
  • The prices are similar.

Examine the factual data presented.

Which would you prefer? DryBuddyEZ+ or Wet-Stop3? Is your reasoning logical?