Instant Heart Rate: HR Monitor & Pulse Checker

We retested this app on 19.02.2019. The app still exhibits the behaviour documented below.

Disclaimer: Additionally the tested app may still share data with other third parties. This is outside the scope of this work.

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Description

From the Google Play Store page:

"Measure accurately your pulse and heart beat zone with your heart rate & health monitor after sleeping or during workouts & training. Instant Heart Rate doesn't require heart rate straps. Monitor blood circulation with accurate heart health monitor (similar to ECG or EKG). Functions similarly to pulse oximeters, detecting change in your finger to provide accurate heart beat measurements."

Date Tested
01/12/2018
App Version
5.36.5052
Facebook SDK Version
4.35.0
Number of App Installs (according to Google Play Store at time of analysis)
10,000,000+
Opt out of Ads Personalisation (Google Settings)
Not Enabled (Default Setting)

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