Statistics are great. If you wear an exercise watch, you know how many steps you took today or your average heart-rate, pushing you harder to achieve your fitness goals.
Now you may be able measure your performance soon in a very different space: the bedroom. The i.Con Smart Condom, dubbed by CNET as the "Fitbit for your man bits," promises to measure the performance of, to paraphrase "Harry Potter," those-parts-that-shall-not-be-named. It will also test for syphilis and chlamydia.
Thrust velocity? Calories burned during the act? How long you last? How many different positions you use each day, month and year? How you compare to others around the world? Forget pics. This prophylactic gadget shows men stats to back their prowess (or lack thereof).
Ready for pre-order, the ring costs about $75 and is sold by British Condoms. Contrary to its name, it's just a ring, not an actual condom. (But apparently, you can use a real condom in conjunction with it.) The company says the i.Con Smart Condom lasts six to eight hours used "live" and is charged through a Micro-USB port. And rest assured, gentlemen, it does come with a "band adjustment feature," so all shapes and sizes are accommodated.
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