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DryEasy Plus Wireless

Features & Technology:

The wireless DryEasy Plus bedwetting alarm works with standard cotton briefs.

  • Not true wireless – the standard DryEasy sensor/clamp is connected by a wire to the wireless transmitter which is attached to the cotton briefs being worn by the patient.
  • Cannot work with wetness sensing briefs.
  • DryEasy Plus is not preparation resistant. So false alarms by perspiration can occur..
  • Wireless transmission distance between transmitter and receiver up to 23 meters (75 feet).
  • Sensor/transmitter is not waterproof and can be damaged by urine, water or other liquids.
  • Sensor/transmitter contains 2 AAA alkaline batteries, which make it weigh about 3 oz.
  • Receiver uses standard AC power. Batteries can also be used.
  • Loudness levels provided is maximum 85 dB at 8” (20 cms)..
  • Multi-level sound volume control.
  • Receiver contains a vibrator, but cannot be attached to the patient and will vibrate wherever it rests.

Convenience:

Where it can be used:

  • Unisex. Can be used with males and females, children and adults.
  • Can be used in any home where 120-240V AC is available. Can be used with batteries.

Comfort:

  • Good.

Easy-to-Use and Clean:

  • Alarm built into receiver. Loudness provided 85 dB at 8 “ (20 cms).
  • Vibrator built into receiver, but will only vibrate wherever the receiver is placed, as the receiver cannot be attached to the patient..

Cost:

Up-front Initial Cost:      

Continuing Costs for Supplies and Expected Replacement Parts in 6 Months: $0.00

Limited Warranty: 1 year for all DryEasy Plus system parts

Credibility:

Providing Complete Product Data: Average.

Advertising: Good (inadequate data provided)

Trust in Company Claims: Very Good.


Comparisons:

Comparing DryEasy Plus with DryBuddy 2 Wireless:

  • DryEasy Plus can only be used with standard cotton briefs. The DryBuddy 2 can be used with standard cotton briefs and DryBuddy wetness sensing briefs.
  • The wireless transmission range is almost the same (72 to 75 feet).
  • DryBuddy 2 Sensor/Transmitter is waterproof. The DryEasy Plus Transmitter is not waterproof and can be damaged by water or urine on it.
  • The DryBuddy 2 sensor/transmitter is much smaller and lighter. The DryEasy Plus Transmitter contains 2 AAA alkaline batteries, and is much larger and heavier.
  • DryEasy Plus is much softer (85 dB at 8”), has four loudness levels, and does not have a silent setting. The DryBuddy 2 is much louder (93 dB at 8”), has 5 five loudness levels, and a silent setting for sensitive patients
  • The DryEasy Plus alarm box (receiver) cannot be attached to the patient’s body/clothing. The DryBuddy2 alarm box (receiver) can be carried or worn by the patient.
  • The DryEasy Plus is not a mobile alarm. The DryBuddy 2 is designed to provide true mobility and serve as a home alarm.
  • The DryEasy Plus is less expensive.

Examine the factual data presented.

Which would you prefer? DryEasy Plus or DryBuddy 2? Is your reasoning logical?

 

Comparing DryEasy Plus Wireless with DryBuddyFLEX 3:

  • DryBuddyFLEX 3 can also used with standard cotton briefs and wetness sensing briefs. DryEasy Plus can only be used with standard cotton briefs.
  • DryBuddyFLEX 3 provides a wireless remote control for convenience. DryEasy Plus does not.
  • DryEasy Plus has a much shorter wireless transmission distance and does not use re-transmission. So its maximum reception distance is about 22 meters (75 feet) from the sensor compared to 61 meters (200 ft.) for the DryBuddyFLEX 3, and much more with multiple DryBuddyFLEX 3 Transceivers.
  • The DryBuddyFLEX 3 Sensor/Transmitter is waterproof and not affected by urine, moisture or other liquids. The DryEasy Plus sensor/transmitter is not waterproof and can become defective with urine or other liquids on it.
  • The DryBuddyFLEX 3 sensor/transmitter weighs about 1 oz. The DryEasy Plus transmitter, which uses 2 AAA alkaline batteries, weighs about 3 oz.
  • Remote monitoring is much easier with the DryBuddyFLEX 3 because of its much longer transmission range and availability of a remote.
  • DryBuddyFLEX 3 is much louder, and also provides a silent setting for patients who are not to be disturbed.

Examine the factual data presented.

Which would you prefer? Roger Wireless or DryBuddyFLEX 3? Is your reasoning logical?

 

Comparing DryEasy Plus Wireless with Rodger Wireless:

  • Rodger only works with special wetness sensing briefs. DryEasy Plus only works with standard cotton briefs..
  • Both wireless transmission distances are similar.
  • Both sensor/transmitters use alkaline batteries and weigh about 3 oz. Both sensors are not waterproof and can become defective with urine or other liquids on them.
  • The DryEasy Plus sound volume is a maximum of 85 dB. This is quite soft. Rodger does not provide the sound level of its alarm.
  • Both can be connected to an AC power source or powered with batteries.
  • DryEasy Plus is significantly less expensive than the Rodger.

Examine the factual data presented.

Which would you prefer? Roger Wireless or DryEasy Plus Wireless? Is your reasoning logical?