Medical Devices and Healthcare IT

Teardown: Microsoft Band (1619)

14 December 2015
The following is an overview of a teardown analysis conducted by IHS Benchmarking.

The Microsoft Band is designed to help people live healthier by tracking your heart rate, exercise, calorie burn and sleep quality. The devise is also designed to help people be productive with email, text and calendar alerts.

Summary points:

  • Tracks Heart Rate and Exercise Activity
  • Connects with Cellphone and/or Tablet via Bluetooth 4.0
  • Compatible with Android and iOS
  • Built in GPS Receiver
  • Sensors: Heart Rate, Accelerometer/Gyroscope, UV, Skin Temperature

Target market: Consumer/ Mass Market

Released: 4Q2014

Pricing: $200.00 USD

Availability: Global

Total cost (direct materials and manufacturing): $45.69

Major Components:

- GPS Module, Contains CSR SiRFstarIV - (Qty: 1)

- 1.4" Diagonal, TFT Colors, 320 X 106 Pixels, 33.8 x 11.2mm Active Area, 240 ppi, w/ Integral Flex PCB, w/ LED Backlight - MFG: INNOLUX CORP - (Qty: 1)

- SRAM, 16Mb, 1.65V-2.25V, 55ns - MFG: CYPRESS SEMICONDUCTOR CORP - MPN: CY62167EV18LL-55BVXI - (Qty: 1)

- MCU, 32-Bit, ARM Cortex-M4, 120 MHz, 1MB Flash, 256KB RAM - MFG: FREESCALE SEMICONDUCTOR INC - MPN: MK24FN1M0VLQ12 - (Qty: 1)

- MCU/ PSoC, 8051 Core, 64KB Program Flash - MFG: CYPRESS SEMICONDUCTOR CORP - MPN: CY8C3866FNI-210 - (Qty: 1)

- Flash, NOR, 512Mb, 1.8V, 108MHz, Dual / Quad SPI - MFG: MACRONIX INTERNATIONAL CO LTD - MPN: MX66U51235FXDI-10G - (Qty: 1)

- 2-Layer, Flex Kapton, Lead-Free - MFG: UNIMICRON TECHNOLOGY CORP - (Qty: 1)

- Display Window / Touchscreen Assembly, 1.4" Diagonal, Capacitive, GF1 Type, Painted, w/ Integral Flex PCB - MFG: TRULY OPTO ELECTRONICS LTD - (Qty: 1)

- Bluetooth, Single Chip, Bluetooth 4.0+HS, UART HCI Interface - MFG: QUALCOMM ATHEROS INC - MPN: AR3002-BL3D - (Qty: 1)

- Heart Rate Sensor - (Qty: 1)

Device BreakdownDevice Breakdown

Device OverviewDevice Overview

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