The Dexcom CGM Difference

The Dexcom CGM systems give you a full picture of your glucose numbers and trends to help you better manage your diabetes, so you can live a healthier, more confident life.

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Real-Time Glucose Readings.

No finger pricks*. No scanning.
*Finger pricks required for diabetes treatment decisions if symptoms or expectations do not match readings.
Arrow and target icon

Exceptional Accuracy

Better informed treatment desicions.
Speaker icon

Intuitive features.

Customisable alerts.
HbA1C icon

Proven Results.

Lower HbA1C. More time-in-range.1,2

Find the Right Dexcom CGM system for you

Smart devices are sold separately††
Dexcom G6 CGM for T1 Diabetes using Connected Insulin Therapy
Best for people with type 1 diabetes using a connected insulin pump.‡‡
Learn more
Dexcom G7 CGM for Hypo Unaware T1 Diabetes
Best for people with type 1 diabetes who may need extra support, such as people who are hypo-unaware or children.
Dexcom G6 Sensor
Dexcom G7 Sensor
Up to 10 days lifespan
Up to 10 days lifespan
Small sensor
Smallest sensor
Up to 2 hours warm up
Up to 30 minutes warm up
Water resistance 2.4m|| (up to 24 hours)
Water proof 2.4m (up to 24 hours)
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All-in-one sensor and transmitter
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12-hour grace period
Alerts
Alerts
Customisable sound and volume
Customisable sound and volume
High and Low alerts
High and Low alerts
Urgent Low Soon alert
Urgent Low Soon alert
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Delay 1st Alert
Alert schedule
Alert schedule
Apps
Apps
Dexcom G6 app
Dexcom G7 app
Follow app# (Circle of support - max 10)
Follow app# (Circle of support - max 10)
Clarity app#
Clarity app#
Connectivity**
Connectivity**
Smartphone iOS and Android*
Smartphone iOS and Android*
Smartwatch through use of smartphone**
Smartwatch through use of smartphone**
Dexcom Receiver
Dexcom Receiver
Seamless pump integration‡‡
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Wear Location
Wear Location
Back of arm
Back of arm
Abdomen
Abdomen
Upper buttocks (ages 2-17 years)
Upper buttocks (ages 2-6 years)
* For a list of compatible devices, visit www.Dexcom.com/compatibility
** Compatible Device required for CGM data on smartwatch.
References:
* If your glucose alerts and readings from Dexcom CGM systems do not match symptoms or expectations, use a blood glucose meter to make diabetes treatment decisions.
|| Dexcom G6 sensor and transmitter are water-resistant and may be submerged under eight feet of water for up to 24 hours without failure, when properly installed.
¶ Dexcom G7 sensor is waterproof and may be submerged 2.4m of water for up to 24 hours without failure, when properly installed.
† Dexcom G6 and Dexcom G7 User Guides
‡ Discuss with your HCP on how to use CGM information to manage diabetes.
# Internet connectivity required for data sharing. Following requires the use of the Follow App. Followers should always confirm readings on the Dexcom G6 App, Dexcom G7 App or Receiver before making treatment decisions.
†† For a list of compatible smart devices, please visit
www.dexcom.com/compatibility.
**A compatible smartphone is needed to transfer glucose levels to a compatible smartwatch.
‡‡ Dexcom G6 is compatible with a selection of insulin pumps, including the Tandem t:slim and CamAPS FX.
1 Beck RW, et al. JAMA. 2017;317(4):371-378.
2 Welsh, JB et al. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2019;21(3).

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