mylife Pura X – Enjoy precision

  • Preset blood glucose monitoring system for fast set-up and easy training
  • Side-loading test strip for hygienic strip removal without blood contact
  • Solid test strip design with good grip for easy handling
  • Simple functions for easy and intuitive operation
  • Autocoding and High Definition Signal Transmission (HDST) for high measuring accuracy and precision1,2

Bionime Corporation: Test Report for the System Accuracy Evaluation of Rightest Blood Glucose Monitoring System GM550 (mylife Pura), Min-Sheng General Hospital,Taiwan, 05.2015.
Bionime Corporation: Test Report for the Evaluation of Precision (ISO 15197:2013), Model GM550 (mylife Pura) and Strip GS550 (mylife Pura), Taichung, Taiwan, 04.2015.

mylife Pura X blood glucose meter

  • Basic functions for easy and intuitive operation
  • Very simple navigation with large buttons
  • Measurement results are easy to read due to large numbers
  • Readable day and night due to an illuminated display
  • No start-up procedure needed, the device activates when strip is inserted
  • The device automatically identifies the strip code (Autocoding)
  • An audio signal confirms when the solid strip is inserted correctly
  • Fast and accurate1 results
  • Data can be transferred to mylife Software, Diabass, SiDiary and diasend

In a survey2, conducted with more than 3 200 patients, 100 % of those polled rated the usability of the mylife Pura as “very good” and “good”. Top ratings achieve the display size as well as the readability: 100 % of the polled patients evaluated both criteria as “very good” and “good”. The confidence in the reliability, which has been rated by the professionals as “very important” (91 %), reaches 100 % by the patients (64 % “very good”, 36 % “good”).

mylife Softlance lancing device

  • Vibration-free lancing due to precise guide bars which provide linear guidance of the lancet
  • Intelligent pull-mechanism to eject lancet without touching it
  • 7 variable puncture depths
  • Security-unlock function to prevent device firing when changing the lancet
  • AST cap available for alternative test sites

mylife Pura test strip

Pura Teststrip
  • Hygienic change of test strips without blood contact
  • Large and solid test strip for easy grip
  • Due to its stiffness, the strip can be inserted easily (no bending)
  • Autocoding
  • The test strip visually indicates and an audio signal confirms when enough blood has been applied
mylife Lancets and mylife Lancets multicolor
Lancets Multicolor

Sterile disposable lancets for effective and comfortable capillary blood sampling

The mylife Lancets and mylife Lancets multicolor quality lancets are designed to make blood sampling easier and more comfortable. An electro-polished tri-beveled needle tip guarantees a smooth and sharp finish to obtain optimum blood samples with maximum comfort.

  • Virtually pain free: The tri-beveled needle tip guarantees a gentle collection of the blood sample.
  • Exposed Needle Length: The needle is perfectly positioned to ensure consistent needle concentricity and an exposed needle length.
  • Optimised safety: No LDPE (low density polyethylene) material remains on the needle tip after removing lancing cap.
  • High quality lancets for everyday use
  • Optimum blood flow
  • Makes blood sampling easier and more comfortable
  • Needle diameter 30G
  • Designed for use with mylife Aveo lancing device, mylife AutoLance, mylife Softlance and most other sampling devices
  • mylife Lancets multicolor: same function as mylife Lancets standard, but available in seven different colors

Consult the mylife Lancets factsheet


Perfectly fitting protective silicone covers

These durable, flexible silicon covers are right in line with today‘s trends. They protect against damage, provide a good grip and are very skid-resistant.

Available in 7 contemporary colors.

mylife Pura stickers

The individual stickers make the blood glucose meter mylife Pura as unique as the personality of the owner. Ypsomed offers a choice of trendy stickers.

Pura sticker all

1 Bionime Corporation: Test Report for the System Accuracy Evaluation of Rightest Blood Glucose Monitoring System GM550 (mylife Pura X), Min-Sheng General Hospital,Taiwan, 05.2015.
Ypsomed GmbH: User survey mylife Pura, 06.2015. Data on file.

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Measurement with mylife Pura X High convenience in measuring

Application Pura – Removing the test strip

Removing the test strip

Take the large and solid test strip out of its vial and close the box again.

Inserting test strip

The device activates automatically and recognises the strip code (Autocoding).

Extracting blood

Prick your finger with the mylife Softlance lancing device.

Applying blood

Apply the blood from above onto the test strip. The channel absorbs up the blood sample while the blood sample window on the test strip shows the filling level.

Reading the measurement

Read the measurement on the LCD display.

Blood free test strip removal

Hygienic removal of the test strip without blood contact.

Lancet ejection

Clean lancet removal without blood contact.

Consult instructions for use

In an external customer survey1, conducted in April and May 2015 in Germany, 83 % of the mylife test strip users are "extremely satisfied" to at least "satisfied" with the test strips and their handling. In fact, 29 % of users were "very satisfied" and a further 29 % "extremely satisfied". Positive remarks were made in particular about the size of the test strips, the rigidity as well as the application of the blood sample and the removal of the test strip without contact to blood. Based on the high and very high satisfaction values, the quality (size, material and stability) of the test strips and the application of the blood sample are regarded as the strengths of the mylife blood glucose test strips.

2hm & Associates GmbH: User survey on the acceptance of “mylife test strips and their handling” and “mylife AutoLance”, Mainz, 05.2015.

The mylife Pura X blood glucose meter is compatible with different software products. A corresponding cable is required to download the data from mylife Pura X.

Following diabetes managment software products are compatible with mylife Pura X:

mylife Software

mylife Software is a therapy management solution designed to adapt to an on-the-go lifestyle. It has an intuitive and user-friendly design for ease of use, trend reports and meaningful statistics for a better overview and is compatible with all the mylife Diabetescare devices, such as mylife Unio, mylife Pura and mylife Pura X blood glucose meters, mylife YpsoPump and a range of other devices for more flexibility. mylife Software allows a versatile data transfer for analysis. Download the mylife Software at

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Technical data Competitive product features

Product specifications
  • Measurement technologyElectrochemical: GOD
  • CalibrationPlasma
  • SampleFull capillary blood
  • Blood volume / Measurement time0.75 μL / 5 seconds
  • Memory capacity500 measurements including date and time
  • Measurement range10 – 600 mg/dL (0.6 – 33.3 mmol/L)
  • Battery-saving modeAutomatic switch-off 2 minutes after the last action
  • Measurement temperature10 – 40° C
  • Relative humidity10 – 90 %
  • Haematocrit range30 – 57 %
  • Power supply / Battery life2 batteries CR2032 / approx. 1,000 tests
  • Dimensions / Weight90.6 mm × 46 mm × 16.5 mm (H × W × D) / 53 g incl. batteries
  • Display / Display sizeLCD / 47 mm × 33.5 mm (H × W)
  • Meter storage conditions-10 – 60°C
  • Test strip storage conditions4 – 30°C, < 90 % relative humidity
  • PC softwareData can be transferred to mylife Software, Diabass®, SiDiary, diasend® (dedicated cable required)

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