FROM AN MVP TO A MANUFACTURING-READY CERTIFIED DEVICE
Ensure your wearable technology achieves seamless integration, exceptional performance, and high user adoption. Our expertise guides your innovation through every stage of wearable solution development.
Leverage our hardware development expertise
Embrace the future of Wearable innovation!
Medtech and Sports tech expertise
Our team has a deep understanding of both the medical and sports technology domains and regulatory affairs. We ensure your wearables meet the highest standards of performance and reliability.
AI and ML seamless integration
By harnessing the power of AI, our wearables can deliver intelligent insights, personalized recommendations, and advanced data analytics, revolutionizing user experiences.
End-to-End product lifecycle support
From concept to deployment and growth, we provide comprehensive support at every stage of your product lifecycle, ensuring a seamless and successful wearable development journey.
How wearables can make a change?
Streamlined health monitoring
Wearables enable real-time tracking of vital signs, activity levels, and overall well-being, empowering users to take control of their health and well-being.
Enhanced performance in sports
Athletes can leverage our wearables to optimize their training routines, track performance metrics, and achieve new levels of success in their sporting endeavours.
Personalized user experiences
Through AI and machine learning algorithms, our wearables can deliver personalized recommendations, adaptive coaching, and tailored insights, providing users with unparalleled experiences.
Seamless data integration
Wearable technology seamlessly integrates with existing health and sports tech ecosystems, enabling easy data synchronization and analysis across multiple platforms and devices.
Remote care platform for Patients and Caregivers
Everon, a Finnish scaleup, revolutionizes remote care, empowering patients and caregivers alike. Our team supported them in the development of a voice-enabled, GSM-connected communicator, paired with a smart band and other monitoring devices via BLE.
"Punktum's commitment to user experience and service design has truly elevated our offerings, and their support has been invaluable."
CEO PICTEC Foundation
"Punktum is not merely a reliable partner that builds MVPs to full satisfaction, but also challenges you with their expertise along the way, which improves the result dramatically."
Co-Founder The Daily Ledger GmbH
"The punktum team was proactive and presented creative approaches to tackle our business challenges."
CEO at EVEN
Key uses of Wearables
What can you build with punktum?
Helmets with Impact Sensors and HUD: Helmets feature a built-in heads-up display (HUD) for navigation and communication.
Smart Industrial Helmets: Helmets equipped with sensors and communication tools for workers in hazardous environments.
Sports Helmets with impact-measuring sensors
Augmented Reality Glasses: Eyewear that overlays digital information onto the real world, enhancing user experiences.
Smart Sunglasses: Sunshades with integrated technology for playing music, making calls, or tracking fitness metrics.
Wireless Earbuds: Compact ear-worn devices providing audio playback, voice assistance, and health monitoring.
Noise-Cancelling Earphones: Hearables that actively reduce ambient noise for an improved listening experience.
Smart Rings and Bracelets
Health Monitoring Rings: Rings that track movement and vital signs, like heart rate and sleep patterns.
Contactless Payment Bracelets: Wearable payment devices allow you to transact with a tap or enable other devices.
Fitness Tracking Necklaces: Stylish necklaces that double as activity trackers, counting steps and monitoring health metrics.
Notification Rings: Rings that subtly alert you to incoming messages or calls through vibrations.
Yoga Pants with Sensors: Clothing that provides feedback on posture and alignment during yoga sessions.
Smart Jackets: Jackets with built-in heating, lighting, or navigation features for outdoor activities.
Vital Sign Sensors: Small wearable devices that monitor heart rate, temperature, and other health markers.
Posture Correcting Sensors: Sensors that alert you when your posture needs adjustment.
Running Watches: Watches tailored for runners, tracking distance, pace, and heart rate.
Swim Trackers: Devices that measure swim strokes, distance, and lap times.
Health-Focused Smartwatches: Watches with advanced health monitoring capabilities, including ECG, impedance, and blood oxygen level tracking.
Hybrid Smartwatches: Timepieces that blend analogue aesthetics with intelligent features like notifications and activity tracking.
Action Cameras: Compact cameras that capture adventures from your point of view, ideal for sports and outdoor activities.
Law Enforcement Cameras: Cameras worn by police officers to record interactions and incidents.
Running Shoes with GPS: Sneakers equipped with GPS tracking to monitor running routes and performance.
Connected Sneakers: Shoes that sync with fitness apps to provide real-time data on steps, distance, and more.
What can wearables measure?
Conditions where wearables can offer support
Mental health conditions
Obesity and metabolic disorders
Chronic pain management
Physical signals wearable sensors can measure
Motion and acceleration
Electrodermal activity (EDA)
Oxygen saturation (SpO2)
Chemical compounds wearable sensors can measure
UX: Key elements of successful wearable design
Successful wearable design is about creating user-centric experiences that are intuitive, comfortable, and seamlessly integrated into users' lives. At punktum, we understand the importance of ergonomic considerations, intuitive interfaces, and seamless connectivity in wearable design.
Our experts combine Design Thinking with technical expertise to craft user journeys and design experiences at the intersection of physical and digital that delight and engage, empowering users and driving meaningful change in their lives.
Tech expertise of our team in wearables and embedded systems
We're experienced in crafting embedded systems across various microcontrollers, including STM32 series, Texas Instruments, and Espressif MCUs. Our deep understanding of peripherals and standalone embedded systems sets the stage for innovation.
Real-time operating systems are our playground. We're experts in FreeRTOS, enabling us to design precise solutions with meticulous task management suitable for diverse domains.
C language proficiency
Code is at the heart of embedded systems. Our engineers are proficient in C language, optimizing every line of code to boost system performance.
We seamlessly integrate solutions using Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) profiles, ensuring your wearable can communicate effortlessly.
Our quest for excellence continues as we explore other wireless communication protocols such as Zigbee, Thread, Matter, and more, offering you interconnected systems tailored to your project.
AI and Machine Learning in wearables
In the development of Wearables, our technical prowess in Machine Learning and AI focuses on specific technologies as well.
Python and TensorFlow form the backbone of our ML endeavors, enabling us to craft robust algorithms and neural networks. We dive deep into data analytics using Pandas, ensuring that insights drawn from wearable sensor data are precise and actionable.
Real-time data processing, natural language processing, and computer vision are seamlessly integrated into our AI-driven wearables using Apache Kafka, Apache Spark, OpenCV, and TensorFlow.
Secure Cloud Computing
Data privacy and security are paramount, and cloud integration with AmazonAWS ensures scalability and real-time updates.
Full regulatory compliance
Where regulatory compliance and data privacy regulations require, we host the solutions in the EU zone, and use other hosting providers and validated development environments.
Start your project fast
Tell us your about your challenge and goals. We will propose the right approach and our team will support you in designing and building your innovative product quickly.
Punktum has unique expertise in deep-tech R&D and startups
We have helped dozens of digital health innovators to build the right product and then build it the right way.
Early-stage startup acceleration experience
We have funded startups ourselves and run four different startup accelerators.
We know how to solve the challenges an early-stage startup founder faces in finding product-market fit and building an MVP.
Deep-tech R&D engineering expertise
At your disposal, a team of 120+ engineers with PhDs in Machine Learning and Data Science have extensive R&D experience in:
Embedded Systems and wearables
Regulatory affairs and MDR compliance
Our digital health experts are happy to support you with a validated design and development process compliant with:
ISO 13485 (Medical Devices)
ISO 14971 (Risk Management)
IEC 62304 (Software Dev Process)
IEC 62366 (Usability)
Medical Device Security (TIR57)
DSGVO / GDPR and HIPAA
Punktum is a member of the DAC.digital Group
Punktum’s digital health product and UX consulting expertise is empowered with DAC.digital‘s deep-tech delivery capabilities of 120+ engineers and R&D experts working in-house. DAC.digital is headquartered in Gdańsk, Poland and we share a years-long successful collaboration on projects in Germany, EU and beyond.
All of our team members are working from within the EU and in the CET (Berlin/Warsaw) time zone.
Empowering smog protection with a smart face mask
Founders of this startup successfully navigated two significant pivots during the Covid-19 pandemic with our help. Initially, the startup aimed to create a smart anti-smog mask for health-conscious active urbanites.
The mask, complemented by a mobile app, was designed to filter out harmful air particles and provide users with data on the pollution they avoided…
Aniv8, a US-based startup, envisioned a smart collar for dogs to automatically detect and diagnose osteoarthritis.
Together, we developed a deep-learning algorithm and fine-tuned the wearable sensors to provide accurate data for Machine Learning. The result was hardware and software prototype that successfully diagnoses osteoarthritis in dogs.