Kinsa Launches Elmo Smart Ear Thermometer

Posted on August 4, 2016

Elmo Smart Ear Thermometer

Kinsa has launched the Elmo Smart Ear Thermometer. The thermometer features an Elmo face and coloring. It contains an infrared temperature sensor to record a child's temperature.

Kinsa says the thermometer can take a temperature in 1 second. The activation button is Elmo's nose. The thermometer can store up to 50 readings. It features a large LCD screen. The Elmo app features encouragement and comfort from Elmo. He says thins like "feel better soon."

Inder Singh, founder and CEO of Kinsa, says in a statement, "Helping families drives every decision we make as a company,” says Inder Singh, founder and CEO of Kinsa. “And there’s no brand in the world that parents and kids trust more than Sesame Street. We are thrilled to work together to make caring for sick children easier by offering both guidance and comfort right in their moment of need

Elmo Thermometer App screen


The thermometer requires 2 AAA batteries. It retails for $59.99. It can found on Kinsa.com and on Target.com.

Photo: Kinsa