Braun thermometers can be purchased online and in-store at the following retailers:

Amazon, BuyBuyBaby, CVS, Fred Meyer, Meijer, Publix, Rite Aid, Target, Walgreens and Walmart.  

We recommend calling ahead before visiting the store, since product assortment and inventory levels vary by location.


Frequently Asked Questions.

Let the thermometer and individual being measured acclimate to the temperature of the room in which the measurement will be taken. 

The thermometer needs to acclimate to the room temperature for 10 minutes before taking a measurement. 

The individual being measured should be indoors for 30 minutes before taking a measurement. External temperature can impact skin temperature. 

Ensure that the individual’s forehead is prepared for measurement.

Wipe away any sweat with a dry cloth. Sweat can cool skin resulting in a false reading. 

Ensure that the forehead is clean. If you clean the forehead, wait 10 minutes before taking a measurement. 

Hair can insulate the forehead and make it slightly warmer. Make sure to move hair away from the forehead and wait 10 minutes before taking a measurement.

This 3-year limited warranty applies to repair or replacement of product found to be defective in material or workmanship. This warranty does not apply to damage resulting from commercial, abusive, unreasonable use or supplemental damage. Defects that are the result of normal wear and tear will not be considered manufacturing defects under this warranty

This message displays when measured temperature is lower than 93.9 °F (34.4 °C) or higher than 108 °F (42.2 °C). Please make sure the protective cap is removed from the unit and Re-measure the temperature again.  It will also display when the ambient temperature is outside the operating range of 59 °F-104 °F (15°C-40°C). Please allow the thermometer to remain in a room that is within this range for 30 minutes prior to using the unit.

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Please remove the battery cover as if you were going to change the batteries.

Toggle the switch that is located between the batteries.

Select “C” for Celsius and “F” for Fahrenheit. 

Slide the battery cover down and off. Follow the diagrams showing where to place the + side of the batteries. This thermometer requires 2 “AA” batteries.

Memory function is not available on this model. 

Store thermometer and lens filters in a dry location free from dust and contamination and away from direct sunlight. Always store the thermometer with the protective cap or with the cradle in place to prevent dirt and scratches from damaging the device.  

Do not store this thermometer in temperature extremes below -13 °F or over 131 °F or in excessive humidity (above 95% relative humidity).  

If thermometer is stored in a location that is cooler or warmer than where it will be used, allow it to acclimate to the room temperature for 10 minutes before taking the measurement.

ExacTemp® is a guidance system that confirms good position in the ear with a light and a beep to ensure accurate temperature measurement.

Braun does not offer a digital stick thermometer, but we recommend using the Vicks digital thermometers.  They are clinically accurate, provide color-coded fever guidance and fast readings.

Yes. There are 2 "AA" batteries included with this thermometer.

Similar to non-contact thermometers, a forehead thermometer is a quick and fuss-free way of measuring a child’s temperature that measures the infrared heat waves emitted thru the surface of the skin.  The main difference is that you need to gently touch the center of the forehead to take a reading.  It is a great choice for young squirmy children that are feeling under the weather. 

Use an alcohol swab or cotton swab moistened with alcohol (70% Isopropyl) to clean the thermometer casing and the measuring probe. Ensure that no liquid enters the interior of the thermometer. Please wait 10 minutes after cleaning before taking a temperature measurement.

Clinical research shows the definition of fever changes as newborns grow into children & children grow into adults. The Age Precision feature takes the guesswork out of temperature taking, allowing you to select the appropriate age setting – 0-3 months, 3-36 months or 36+ months.

Braun No touch thermometer usage guide

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