Indian wearable brand, Noise, has introduce an ingenious, The Noise Luna Ring, price set at Rs 14,999, is a sleek smart ring design to comfortably on your finger, tracking your important stats and giveing real-time results via its dedicated app.
Not like a traditional smartwatches or fitness bands, you have to have the right size as resizing the Ring isn’t a DIY affair.
Recognising this unique challenge, Noise comes with a sizing kit to determine the ideal fit for any finger.
Noise suggests wearing the ring on the index finger.
Design of Noise Luna Ring
Indian wearable brands into the smart ring market is indeed noteworthy.
So, it’s essential to recognise that this isn’t an entirely novel concept.
Back when the wearable industry was gaining momentum, the Finnish company Oura Health initiate a campaign for their first-generation ring in 2015.
The Noise Luna Ring appears to draw inspiration from this concept.
Noise asserts that their product was conceive and entirely develop in-house in India.
The Noise Luna Ring is a remarkable slimness, measuring a mere 2.8 mm in thickness.
It’s currently comes in three distinct colours, Stardust Silver, Lunar Black, and Midnight Black.
Noise Luna Ring’s interior, a multitude of sensors diligently record physiological signals and are integrated into a flexible PCB, shield by a waterproof casing according to the company’s specifications.
Noise Luna Ring exhibits a sleek and streamline appearance.
As it’s true that smart rings, owing to the inclusion of various sensors and a battery, tend to be thicker than standard rings, they can introduce some separation between the fingers, potentially affecting comfort.
Noise Luna Ring delivers a comfortable wearing experience that can last for days, weeks, and maybe even months.
Features of Noise Luna Ring
Noise Luna Ring comes with a charging dock and a Type-C cable, the initial step in utilising the Ring involves pairing it with the dedicated app.
To initiate the pairing process, you need to place the ring on the charger, after which the Noise Luna Ring app promptly detect and establish the connection.
The app prompt to provide essential details such as height, gender, and weight, which would be later utilise to compute scores for various parameters.
When the pairing complete, you will find the ring and app working seamlessly.
Noise Luna Ring has the extensive list of permissions that the app request during the ring pairing process.
After install the app on an Android smartphone, you will sought permissions to access and edit contacts, photos, and many more, which can be a privacy concern in digital landscape.
The app’s home page prominently showcases various metrics, including activity, readiness, and sleep scores, all based on an impressive 70 metrics.
Activity Tracking in Noise Luna Ring
Noise Luna Ring autonomously records steps and heart rate.
Using the activity and other parameters, the app generates an activity score based on the data.
In addition to displaying the score, it provides insights into various contributors to your activity, including hourly movement, training frequency, training volume, daytime activity, and many more.
As the app is capable of recording multiple activities, it’s important to note that the Noise Luna Ring itself doesn’t automatically detect them.
For example, during morning walk, you had to manually enter details such as the start time, end time, and the intensity of the walk.
Noise Luna Ring lacks a screen and therefore can’t provide prompts to record workouts in the same way that devices like the Apple Watch or Fitbit do.
But, when pair with a smartphone and equip with AI and algorithms, it would be beneficial for the app to automatically detect workouts and prompt users to register the details.
Noise Luna Ring offering unobtrusive sleep tracking.
Noise Luna Ring excels in sleep tracking accuracy.
It adeptly detect the times fell asleep and woke up in the morning.
The sleep tracking feature provides a comprehensive breakdown of sleep, including the total duration, time allocated to REM, deep sleep, and light sleep with additional insights such as restfulness, latency and timing.
Readiness Score Feature in Noise Luna Ring
The app also provides insights through the Readiness Score, which indicates how prepare you are for the day.
This score is based on your recent activity and sleep patterns over the past few weeks.
A readiness score over 75 is consider optimal and a score between 45 and 74 is deem good, and anything below 45 suggests a need for attention.
Throughout the two weeks of testing the Noise Luna Ring, readiness score fluctuate between 60 and 85.
Battery Life of Noise Luna Ring
Noise Luna Ring also comes with the size 10, the battery is good which last for 3 full days, still retaining approximately 14% charge.
The include charging dock doesn’t come with an adapter but can be easily use with any USB adapter, requiring around 60 minutes for a complete recharge.
Noise’s came into the smart ring market is indeed good sign.
Noise Luna Ring is ideal for individuals who appreciate minimalistic tech accessories yet seek continuous access to their vital body statistics.