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Nytone

Features & Technology:

The Nytone is a wired alarm. It is worn with an armband on the patient’s arm.

  • Traditional wired alarm, where a wire connects the sensor on the briefs to the alarm worn by the patient.
  • Uses 2 CR2025 cell batteries. Batteries provide very little power and have a short life.
  • Loudness level at 8 inches (20 cms) 76.9dB (Soft).
  • No sound volume control.
  • Sound and vibration available together. No choice available.
  • Standard clip-type sensor.

Convenience:

Where it can be used:

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

Comfort:

  • Good for the alarm box attached to the arm with an armband.
  • One sound and vibration level. Both low. Cannot be changed.
  • Alarm is physically small and light.
  • Attaching the sensor to briefs is typical for a clip sensor.

Easy-to-Use and Clean:

  • Nytone clip can be cleaned with soap-water and dried with a towel.
  • The clip has hidden areas that cannot be conveniently reached for cleaning or drying.
  • The moving parts of the clip can break if care is not used.

Cost:

Up-front Initial Cost: $49.00 .

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

Limited Warranty: 1 year on alarm box and sensor.

Credibility:

Providing Complete Product Data: Poor.

Advertising: Poor. Inadequate data. Misleading claims.

Trust in Company Claims: Poor.


Comparisons:

Comparing Nytone with Chummie Premium:

  • Nytone has much softer sound.
  • Nytone has no volume control, and Chummie Premium provides two levels for volume.
  • Nytone has weak vibrations compared to Chummie.
  • Nytone’s 2 CR2025 batteries have much less power and a much shorter life than the Chummie batteries.
  • Nytone alarm is smaller and lighter than Chummie.
  • Nytone’s clip sensor is superior to the Chummie pad sensor for ease of use, cleaning and durability. Nytone has a longer one year sensor warranty.
  • Nytone can only be attached to the arm, and Chummie only to clothing.
  • Chummie is much more expensive.

Examine the factual data presented.

Which would you prefer? Nytone or Chummie Premium? Is your reasoning logical?

Comparing Nytone with DryBuddyEZ+ 2:

  • Nytone has much softer sound.
  • Nytone has no volume control, while DryByddyEZ+ has a continuous volume control.
  • Nytone has weak vibrations compared to DryBuddyEZ+.
  • Nytone’s 2 CR2025 batteries have much less power and a much shorter life than the DryBuddyEZ+ batteries.
  • Nytone alarm is smaller and lighter than DryBuddyEZ+.
  • The DryBuddyEZ+ 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 Nytone with Malem Ultimate:

  • Nytone has much softer sound.
  • Both Nytone and Malem do not offer a volume control.
  • Nytone has weak vibrations, Malem has none.
  • Nytone’s 2 CR2025 batteries have much less power and a much shorter life than the Malem batteries.
  • Nytone alarm is smaller and lighter than Malem.
  • Nytone clip sensor is equivalent to the Malem sensor for ease of use, cleaning and durability. Has a one year warranty.
  • Nytone can only be attached to the arm, and Malem only to clothing.
  • Malem is much more expensive.

Examine the factual data presented.

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

Comparing Nytone with Wet-Stop3:

  • Nytone has a much softer sound than Wet-Stop3.
  • Both Nytone and Wet-Stop3 have no volume control.
  • Nytone’s 2 CR2025 batteries have much less power and a much shorter life than the Wet-Stop3 batteries.
  • Wet-Stop3 is much bulkier and heavier than Nytone.
  • Nytone’s sensor is comparable with Wet-Stop3’s sensor for ease of use and cleaning, but has a longer 1 year warranty.
  • The prices are somewhat similar.

Examine the factual data presented.

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