IT SPEAKS!!! (Or not...) The Advocate Non-Contact SPEAKING Infrared Thermometer is designed to take forehead temperature in adults, children and infants without contact. It can also measure surface and ambient temperatures. Temperature taking is fast, safe, simple, accurate and hygienic without the need of disturbing the patient. The optional speaking function can be turned on to guide you through testing and announces the results in English or Spanish. Simply hold the thermometer within 5-10 cm (2” to 3.9”) of the forehead and press the SCAN button. Results are available in Fahrenheit or Celsius and are displayed on the large LCD screen in just one second. Clinical accuracy for body temperature is within 0.2 degrees C (0.4 degrees F). The ambient temperature capability measures temperatures between 0 to 100 degrees Celcius (32 to 212 degrees Fahrenheit). The unit stores the last 12 results and will automatically shut off after 60 seconds of non-use to save battery life (2 “AAA” batteries, included). The Advocate non-contact thermometer small (less than 6” long) and comes with a sturdy plastic case for storage. One Year warranty.