Top Blood Glucose Meters Reviews

best choice logoYou want to find the BEST blood glucose meters. Yet, there are literally dozens of choices. Take a look at our easy to understand glucose meter comparison charts and our glucose meter reviews of the top models.

There are literally dozens of choices. Unfortunately, choosing is even more difficult because it is almost impossible to figure out what makes one meter different from another.

None of the manufacturers are consistent with the information they provide. After all, how do you really compare glucose meters? We have created dozens of reviews and tips to try and help you with this process.

We have exhaustively reviewed owners’ manuals, company websites, customer complaints and endorsements to assemble the most complete information possible. Here you can compare blood glucose meter choices and find the best glucose meter for you.

aFIRST, take a look at our GLUCOSE METER COMPARISON page which divides meters into different categories including Compact, Conventional, Advanced and Specialty.

SECOND, don’t forget to check out our TEST STRIP PRICE COMPARISON page to get the best deals on test strips.


Confused by the different brands and models? Looking for the BEST glucose meter? Looking to compare the TOP meters? Take a look at some of the meter reviews below. We have standardized our reviews so that you can knowledgeably compare meters to make the most informed decision. Your blood sugar and your health deserve nothing less!


Who are the companies that make glucose monitors? What are their backgrounds? What kind of experience do they have? Learn about the top manufacturers and compare glucose meters.


  • choose a glucose meter
    How to Choose a Diabetes Glucose Meter: The Top 12 Factors!
    Beyond the in-depth glucose meter reviews above, I highly recommend that you take a look at our guide for choosing a meter. This guide provides a great overview of the many features to look for when choosing your next meter.Sometimes price is the least important feature. Make an informed decision before committing to your next meter.
  • meter accuracy
    Blood Glucose Meter Accuracy: This subject is one of the top questions people email me about on this site. I got so tired of responding to all the inquiries that I wrote an article about the subject to refer people to when they ask. If you ever wondered how the FDA approves meters and why you get one reading one time and 5 seconds later get a different reading, you will want to read this “instant classic” article.
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    Talking Glucose Meters:
    No one likes to admit it, but sometimes it gets harder to read these small screens as we get older. Unfortunately, another off shoot of diabetes is that people have diminished eye sight and even blindness.Talking meters allow people with eye sight issues to still take an active role in their blood sugar management. Take a look at these 11 different choices.
  • glucose testing video
    Blood Glucose Testing: Here is a great video about the importance of monitoring your glucose levels. The video also goes into nice detail about how you can get the most out of your meter for best results.
  • free glucose meter
    How to get a Free Blood Glucose Meter?
    Besides wanting to know why their meters can deliver inaccurate results, readers are always asking how they can get a free meter. Well, we wrote a quick overview of how you can do just that.However, be aware that sometimes there is no “free lunch!” There are a lot of free meter offers out there, but they often aren’t “free”.
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    Continuous Glucose Monitoring:
    More and more people are deciding to use a continuous glucose monitor or CGM system. These are powerful tools and not all of them have the same features.
    Take a look at the available options on the market today and see if you want to step up and buy one.