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Withings Aura Smart Sleep System Promises The 'Next Generation Of Sleep'

06/01/2014 11:49 GMT | Updated 23/01/2014 15:53 GMT

Think you're good at sleeping? Think again.

A new gadget promises to 'revolutionise sleep' - because you've been doing it wrong all this time you fool.

The Withings Aura consists of two monitoring devices, one that slips under your mattress and one that sits on your bedside table.

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This bit is basically a lamp

The under-mattress part measures movement, breathing cycles and heart rate while the other monitors noise pollution, room temperature and light levels.

It also has a host of fancy light and sound settings that promise to "replicate the circadian rhythm’s frequency and pattern".

Cédric Hutchings, co-founder of Withings said: "Sleep is such a vital part of a healthy balance that we challenged ourselves to create a product that could be used not only to analyse and monitor sleep, but also to positively impact the experience.

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"By combining environmental sensors, light and sound, we’ve been able to create a product that will give users the data and power to improve a third of their lives."

This vital piece of technology can be yours for just £250.

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