Win one of 4 Oregon Scientific Weather & BT Sensors worth R699

Date:11 October 2017

The Oregon Scientific Weather & Bluetooth Sensor (BAR228) is the perfect indoor/outdoor temperature & humidity monitor for any room in your home and outdoors. It also enables you to monitor the temperature & humidity of your local environment and receive push notifications right to your smart device.

Real-time temperature/humidity/weather forecast from Weather+ (per 15 min intervals)

Data history in curve (Temperature/Humidity/Barometer)

Device: Data logger : 15-minute intervals (typically stored for 20 days)

Apps: Can record 1 day/week/month/year weather record

The curve can rotate to landscape view

Max/Min value for specify time period (1 day/week/month/year)

Max/Min Alert Setting (Temperature/Humidity/Barometer )

Default Room Type Selection (10 room types)

Pre-set alert setting/notification wording for desired room type

Notification from apps (Reminder/ Alert) when you are within Bluetooth range * when the weather data is out of the comfort level setting

LED indicator (Turn on/off, BLE pairing, data transmission, low battery)

Custom photos taken for your room


Bluetooth BLE (up to 30m or 98 ft)




LED Indicator

Weather Alert Alarms: Yes

Data Logger: 20-day device memory

AAA batteries X 2 ( Not Included)

Support IOS7/8/9; Android 4.3 to 5.0

App is available at App Store / Google Play

Max Sensor connected : 20

Can be hang on the wall or stand on a table

Menu interface: Mobile App

Measures Temperature: -20°C – 60°C (-4°F – 140 °F) / Every 15mins

Color: White

Dimensions: 7 x 7 x 2 cm

Compatible with these devices: Apple: iPhone 6, iPhone 6 plus, iPhone 5S, iPad mini 2, iPad mini 4, iPad Air, iPad Air 2. Android: Galaxy S5, Galaxy S6, Samsung Note 4, Galaxy S6 Edge.

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1. Entry is open to anyone except employees (and their immediate families) of RamsayMedia and associated agencies. 2. Only one online entry per person. 3. Competition runs until 31 October 2017. 4. We will draw the winners by 6 December 2017. 5. The prize is not redeemable for cash. 6. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. 7. Regrettably, only South African residents are eligible for prizes. 8. By entering this competition, you agree to receive future correspondence from Popular Mechanics and The Gadget Shop. 9. You can opt out at any stage by: (a) Sending an e-mail containing the relevant details with the subject line “opt out” to;or (b) Sending an SMS including the word “STOP” to 31699. Standard SMS rates apply. 10. For the complete set of competition rules, click here. 11. This competition is only open to entrants over the age of 18.