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In this video find out how to replace the Accu-Chek Instant blood glucose meter batteries.

In this video see how to set the time and date on the Accu-Chek Instant blood glucose meter.

In this video find out how to use the Accu-Chek Instant blood glucose meter.

In this video see how you can view your test result averages on the Accu-Chek Instant blood glucose meter.

In this video you can see which product features Accu-Chek Instant blood glucose meter has.

Accu-Chek Instant system

Frequently Asked Questions

Device settings

Yes, the target ranges in the meter can be changed using the device settings on the mySugr app.

720 readings can be viewed and stored in the meter.

Test results may be seen in 7, 14, 30 and 90-day averages.

Performing a control test lets the user know when the meter and test strips are working properly. More information on control tests is available in the user manual.

The meters will retain the date and time settings for up 40 seconds when the batteries are removed.

The Accu-Chek Instant meters can be used for Alternative Site Testing (AST) on the palm, forearm and upper arm. Please refer to the user manual and speak to your healthcare professional for more information.

No, the USB port for any of the Accu-Chek meters is not water or dust resistant.

Connect meter to mySugr® app

Yes. Blood glucose results and diabetes data transferred from the meter to the app are stored in the mySugr app. You can view this data when the meter is off and not actively connected via Bluetooth.

The Accu-Chek Instant meter implements BLE Pass Key Pairing security.

Yes, at least 720 results will remain in the meter’s memory at all times, despite the transfer of data to an app or online portal.

Accu-Chek Instant Test Strips

The Accu-Chek Instant test strip utilises the FAD-GDH chemistry.

The Accu-Chek Instant test strip requires only a small speck of blood (0.6 μL).


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Accu-Chek Instant

Accu-Chek Instant system
Item Description

The Accu‑Chek Instant system provides a simply clear, simply connected blood glucose monitoring experience for people with diabetes and their healthcare professionals. Suitable for patients requiring simple self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG), as well those who will benefit from more advanced features to support their diabetes management.

  • Simply clear: Target range indicator to visually help patients to correctly interpret their blood glucose values1
  • Simply connected: Bluetooth enabled connectivity allows seamless transfer of blood glucose results to the mySugr® app
  • Proven accuracy: Fulfills ISO 15197:2013 / EN ISO 15197:2015 and delivers even tighter 10/10 accuracy2
Product Manuals


77.1 × 48.6 × 15.3 mm (LWH)


Fixed Segment Backlight

Test Strip

Accu-Chek Instant test strip


To mySugr app

Technical Specifications
Measuring time:

Approximately 4 sec (depending on the blood glucose concentration)

Operating temperature:

+10 to +40 °C (+50 to +104 °F)

Operating humidity:

10 to 85 % relative humidity

Sample size:

0.6 µL (min. sample size)

Hematocrit range:


Altitude independence:

Up to 3094 meters


Automatic coding

Memory capacity:

At least 720 blood glucose results and at least 30 control results with time and date; and 7, 14, 30, and 90-day averages.


77.1 × 48.6 × 15.3 mm (LWH)


Approx. 49 g (with batteries)


Two 3‐volt lithium batteries (coin cell type CR2032)


Radio frequency connectivity Bluetooth low energy technology operating in the frequency band of 2402 MHz to 2480 MHz with a maximum transmitted power of 0 dBm (1 mW).

1Parkin CG et al. Use of an Integrated Tool for Interpretation of Blood Glucose Data Improves Correctness of Glycemic Risk Assessment in Individuals with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2017;11(1):74-82
2Breitenbeck et al. Accuracy assessment of a blood glucose monitoring system for self-testing with three test strip lots following ISO 15197:2013/ISO 15197:2015. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2017 11(4) 854-855