Monitoring your local environment can sometimes be expensive and tricky to do, but Altitude Tech has designed a small portable pollution sensor that is competitively priced at just $49 called the Sensly.
Sensly has been designed to detects air pollution levels using its onboard gas sensors, before sending the information to your smartphone via the hardware’s companion application.
Altitude Tech explains a little more about the design and features of their portable pollution sensor:
Sensly is a portable pollution sensor capable of detecting the air pollution levels using its onboard gas sensors to collect information about the various gases present. This information can be fed directly to your smartphone for real time push notification updates.
Sensly uses industrial sensors that assure an accurate reading of the office, home, or work environment and can be powered by either a battery or micro usb. Being aware of this data helps you to take action and bring the pollution levels down around you. It could be as serious as…
Features of Sensly include the ability to :
– Detecting a carbon monoxide leak in your home and alerting your smart device about it, and allowing you to take the necessary precautions
– Or it could be that there is too much CO2 in the room, causing you to suffer from headaches, tiredness and dizziness.
To own one of the Sensly portable pollution sensors jump over to the Kickstarter crowdfunding website.