The Medisana body analysis scales BS 482 measure more than just your body weight because it is an accurate all-rounder with high-precision sensors for a thorough body analysis. Your body fat, muscle and bone mass and body water are also measured very precisely. The BS 482 features a convenient step-on switch and automatically switches off after 10 seconds. It has 10 memory slots. The scales have solid 6 mm thick safety glass weighing platform. The large LCD display with white illuminated digits is very readable, even in dim conditions. The scales require 3 AAA batteries, which are included in delivery.