The chip, which will appear in gadgets in the first half of 2016, will measure everything from heath rate and rhythm to body fat and stress levels.

Samsung Electronics is presenting a tiny chip loaded with heath- and fitness-monitoring innovations that authorities state will begin appearing in a variety of wearable gadgets in the first half of 2016.
Samsung officials on Dec. 29 revealed that the business is mass-producing the Bio-Processor aimed at the health-oriented wearable market that will consist of the innovations that not only will have the ability to keep track of the users heart rate, but likewise other metrics, consisting of skin temperature level, body fat, hearth rhythm, skeletal muscle mass and stress levels.
Individuals are increasingly thinking about constantly monitoring their health and physical fitnessfitness, such as the number of steps they take every day. Samsung has an interest in speeding up the development of wearable gadgets that assist users monitor their health, officials said.
With improvements in smart physical fitness devices and a boost in consumer health awareness, a growing number of people are looking for ways to monitor numerous individual bio-data, or physical fitness information, to constantly manage their health, Ben K. Hur, vice president of marketing for Samsungs System LSI business, said in a declaration, adding that the Bio-Processor, which can process five various biometric signals, is the most flexible health and fitnesshealth and wellness monitoring chip available on the market today.