A Chinese company offers a new gadget to prevent snoring in the form of a small box to stick under the chin. Thanks to electrical micro-pulses, it would improve the quality of the wearer’s sleep, allowing those around them to sleep (finally) in silence.
theis a real problem that affects of the person who snores and that of the one who tries to sleep by his side. There are many solutions, such as patches on the , devices that are placed in the , devices that cancel noise, or even . VVFLY Electronics offers another approach by stimulating the muscles of the throat.
The Snore Circle is stuck under the chin just before. You have to place a disposable adhesive strip, then fix the small device of 23 grams on it. The builder explains that snoring is due to the relaxation of the muscles in the throat, tongue and jaw, which reduces the passage of the in the airways and creates . As soon as the Snore Circle detects a snoring noise, it emits micro-pulses to stimulate these muscles and allow air to pass normally.
Introducing Snore Circle (activate automatic translation of subtitles). © Snore Circle
A launch via the Indiegogo platform
The device connects via Bluetooth with Android and iOS smartphones, which allows it to be adjusted and to consult the data recorded during the night. It has 40 intervention models with 30 intensity levels and automatically adapts to prevent snoring without waking the wearer. VVFLY Electronics even says it can monitor and prevent the, although the firm does not give more details on this point.
The product is available through a fundraising campaign on the , and is available from 68 euros for delivery in December. Note, however, that men must shave in order to apply the adhesive tape. Those wishing to test the Snore Circle will therefore have to say goodbye to …