Tanita BC554 Ironman Body Composition Monitor

Tanita BC554 Ironman Body Composition Monitor

        If you are looking for a device that actually does a lot of other things than just telling you your weight, then this model is exactly what you need. This unit is without a doubt a very clever one, and you will monitor with ease what is actually happening inside your body. Even if this device is a bit more expensive than other units in this category, and it costs $150, it is certainly a long- term investment, which will meet all your needs.       Features Due to the fact that this wonderful model…

Tanita BC554 Ironman Ratings

FEATURES - 90%
ACCURACY - 94%
EASE OF USE - 92%

92%

EXCEPTIONAL

What we like about this particular device, is the fact that it is extremely accurate and features a stylish design. However, we dislike the fact that it's quite expensive for many users.

User Rating: 5 ( 3 votes)

 
 
 
 
If you are looking for a device that actually does a lot of other things than just telling you your weight, then this model is exactly what you need. This unit is without a doubt a very clever one, and you will monitor with ease what is actually happening inside your body. Even if this device is a bit more expensive than other units in this category, and it costs $150, it is certainly a long- term investment, which will meet all your needs.
 
 
 

Features

Due to the fact that this wonderful model uses advanced Bioelectric Impedance Analysis technology, a full range of body measurements will be analyzed. This device is a very recommended one by lots of users due to the fact that it is extremely accurate. Furthermore, it comes with an easy-to-read 2.3” LCD display, so that you can read all the provided information with ease. It can memorize the personal details for 4 people. Even if other available analyzers of this type can memorize details for 8 people, this model is still good for a family of four members. The device will tell you with a high accuracy the weight of your body, the body fat, the body water, the muscle mass, the bone mass, the metabolic age, physique rating, and the basal metabolic rate. All these details are important so that you can control your body health, and a device like this will certainly be very useful. The clever muscle mass feature will the weight of your muscles in your body, which is without a doubt a very clever thing. The only thing you need to do is to program your age, gender, height and weight in the memory of the unit, and then just step on it in order to be provided with the desired information, in just a few seconds, which is absolutely amazing in comparison with other units that can offer you the information in a minute or two. The unit features three modes: athlete, guest, and standard and it monitors your body and all the effect of your fitness and diet routines.

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Specifications

The model has a capacity of 330 lb(150kg), a weight of 7.5 pounds, and its dimensions are 13x2x12 inches. The weight increment is 0.2lbs, and the body fat increment is 0.1%. Additionally, you can select the desired unit of measurement, having the possibility to choose from kilograms or pounds. The model has a sleek and modern design with silver and glass accents and a tempered glass platform. These wonderful design details make this device perfect for any bathroom. The unit operates on four AA batteries. Furthermore, the product is not recommended for pregnant women, while people who have a pacemaker or other electronic medical device should avoid measuring their body fat percentage.

Ease of use

It is very important to get a product that will not create frustration by not knowing how to use it. You will certainly find this unit very easy to use due to the fact that it has a very simple and easy-to-read menu. Even if this model doesn’t come with a touch screen, and it has buttons instead, it is still very simple to use. You will certainly not encounter any sort of difficulties in using it. With a unit like this your body fat content, your weight, and other measurements will be calculated and provided to you in less than a minute.

Warranty and support

The manufacturer offers a 3-year warranty, which is a long time, compared with other analyzers in this category that usually have 1 or 2-year warranty. On the website, customers can find all the further information they need by contacting the Customer Service Department.

About Tanita

There are many things to be said about Tanita, but the most important one it that this brand is dedicating in producing advanced electronic scales for all those who want to monitor their health. With a large experience in this industry, the company is definitely one of the most reliable ones when it comes to highly advanced scales. All Tanita products deliver superior Japanese quality, being very easy to use, accurate, and durable. Helping people enjoy a healthier life is the main goal of the company and for this reason, you can be sure you won’t be dissapointed by the results.

Final Thoughts

Among all the body fat scales available for purchase, this one manages to stand out with the multiple readings provided. Compared to other units with a limited list of features, this one can list up to 8 body parameters for a full analysis of your body composition. Although it’s quite expensive, it will be a worthy investment that will guide you in your weight loss diet. It’s very easy to use and delivers accurate measurements thanks to the advanced bioelectrical impedance technology. To protect your purchase, the manufacturer covers it with a 3-year warranty so you can rest assured in what regards potential repairs. The conclusion is that this analyzer will upgrade the way you weigh your body.

PROS

CONS

Uses Bioelectric impedance analysis technology Only 330 pounds weight capacity
Three available modes: athlete, guest, and standard Should not be used by pregnant women or people who have a pacemaker or other electronic medical devices  
Longer warranty in comparison to other scaler No Wi-Fi connectivity
Features many measurement options  
Accurate readings  

7 Comments

  1. Alessia says:

    I was disappointed to find that many units of this type cannot measure visceral fat, and this is why am wondering if this model can do this?

    • Clara Fleming says:

      You will certainly not be disappointed by this device, which can definitely measure visceral fat.

  2. Anna says:

    Can the provided information be seen on both kilograms and pounds?

  3. Georgia says:

    Does this unit come with a user manual?

    • Clara Fleming says:

      This body composition monitor comes with a user manual and 4 batteries as well.

  4. Daniel says:

    From what I see, this is a great fat analyzer, so I’m seriously thinking of buying it. I truly think the accuracy of such a device it’s far more important than the Wi-Fi connectivity.