Press Releases

Valencell Licenses Biometric Earpiece Patents to Samsung Electronics to Meet Rapidly Growing “Hearable” Device Market

July 20, 2016 — Valencell’s foundational patent portfolio in biometric sensors enables advanced biometric wearable and hearable devices  Read More

Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) China, Z-Smart Utilize Valencell Technology for Smartwatch Focused on Payments and Banking Customers

June 29, 2016 — Smartwatch will integrate Valencell’s BenchmarkTM sensor system to deliver accurate biometric monitoring to banking customers  Read More

National Wearables Survey Reveals Accuracy is Top Priority Among Consumers; Lack of Continually Interesting Insights Among Top Reasons for Discontinued Use

June 23, 2016 — Survey conducted by Valencell and MEMS & Sensor Industry Group reveals consumer interest in monitoring advanced health metrics like stress, blood pressure, and sunlight exposure Read More

Valencell Executives to Speak on Biometric Wearables and Digital Health at CES Asia 2016

May 11, 2016 — Valencell President Dr. Steven LeBoeuf and VP Marketing Ryan Kraudel to speak on separate panels at the premier consumer technology event in Asia Read More

Valencell Strengthens Intellectual Property Portfolio with New Patent Grants that Expand Coverage of Biometric Sensor Technology Across Multiple Form Factors

April 5, 2016 — Five critical patents increase patent portfolio to 35 patents, plus more than 70 pending applications, adding to the most highly-cited patent portfolio in biometric sensors for PPG wearables and hearables Read More

Valencell Secures $11 Million in Series D Funding

March 8, 2016 — Funding will accelerate Valencell’s growth, expand R&D, and drive continued customer success in biometric wearables and hearables Read More

BioConnected Licenses Valencell’s PerformTek® Sensor Technology to Bring Next-Gen “Smart” Earphones to Market

February 23, 2016 — HR-SENSE earphones will monitor fitness biometrics with unmatched accuracy and deliver unique fitness insights to users  Read More

Valencell Showcases the Future at CES 2016

January 6, 2016 — Brings highly accurate, comprehensive biometric data to wearables, connecting the dots between fitness and health, including ability to accurately estimate blood pressure with optical biometric technology Read More

Valencell Files Patent Infringement Suit against Apple, Inc. and Fitbit, Inc.

January 4, 2016 —  Lawsuit will prove violations of Valencell’s intellectual property portfolio by the Apple Watch, Fitbit Surge, and Fitbit Charge HR biometric wearable devices Read More

Valencell Launches Benchmark™, the World's First Accurate Biometric Sensor System that Accelerates Wearable Technology Product Development

December 15, 2015 — A complete biometric sensor system powered by highly-accurate PerformTek® technology for “plug-and-play” integration in wrist and arm wearables  Read More