The GE Voluson E10 is the top-of-the-line premium 4D OB/GYN ultrasound machine. The E10 supersedes but does not replace the lower priced Voluson E8. The E10 offers 4 times the processing power of the E8 a larger screen, sophisticated beam formation and new rendering technologies. The new processing power speeds render times and smooths frame rates so that HD live is even more realistic. However the steep price difference with the E8 means that for now most doctors will still choose the proven Voluson E8.
The GE Voluson S10 is a high-end and full-featured ultrasound system designed for general radiography use and specialized for OB/GYN with particular features for realtime 3D/4D acquisition. The GE Voluson S10 is developed based on Voluson S series platform; however, it has migrated design and technologies from Voluson E series. Due to the new release, the GE Voluson S10 does not support various transducers like GE Voluson E6 or E8. In terms of features, the GE Voluson S10 has been integrated similar options, especially for 3D/4D applications and user inferface — 23″ LCD monitor, GE Voluson family looking control panel, and 10.1″ colorful touchscreen. The body design of Voluson S10 is similar to Voluson S series. Transducers are connected by a micro-connector like Voluson S series. The GE Voluson S10 is also designed to cover Fetal/OB, abdominal, pediatric, small organ, neonatal and adult cephalic, adult and pediatric cardiac, peripheral vascular, MSK, superficial, transrectral, and transvaginal.
The GE Vivid T8 is a affordable and truly reliable economy grade of multipurpose Cardiovascular System designed for reliability in busy environments for cardiac and shared service imaging, with the additional capabilities of 2D, adult, pediatric, fetal/obstetrics, vascular/peripheral vascular, urological, abdominal, transcranial, mall parts, musculoskeletal, and tansesophageal applications.
The GE Voluson E8, is a premium women’s health 4D ultrasound machine that was the top-of-the-line before the Voluson E10 was released in 2014. GE’s breakthrough technology for this system was the Voluson E8 HDlive, a revision with high resolution 4D imaging introduced in 2012 and a standard feature with the Voluson E8 in revision BT12 and newer. The Voluson E8 is the best selling 4D ultrasound machine in the world even though it is more expensive than it’s competitors. The current GE Voluson E8 price range is from approximately $30,000 dollars for the oldest used E8 to $100,000 dollars for a brand new E8. All Voluson ultrasound machines are focused on women’s health, especially obstetrics, gynecology, and fertility. Secondary applications include general imaging, adult & pediatric cardiology and Neonatal cardiology. Doctors looking for shared service capabilities from a GE ultrasound machine should consider the GE Logiq E9 instead. The E8 is the best in the world at providing amazing 4D imaging with any probe and any situation needed, it even offers a rare 4D linear probe and a 4D neonatal cardiac probe.
The GE Logiq P9 is a midrange ultrasound that can replace the position of Logiq P6 . GE introduced Logiq P9 as a full featured, multi purpose diagnostic ultrasound. GE Logiq P9 is for a customer who does not want to miss the consistent image quality, comprehensive application coverage, and ease of use that enable clinicians to make timely, confident decisions.
The GE Voluson P8 is an entry level ultrasound system for women’s healthcare including 3D/4D function and HDlive as an option. The GE Voluson P8 is a affordable choice of a user who wants to expereince a GE Voluson system at the clinic. Alghough it is an entry level system, the GE Voluson P8 supports in-depth functions of 3D/4D including HDlive. Its automation functions enable busy practices to maintain high quality while reducing time need to conduct, analyze, and report on exams.
The GE Logiq E9, is a premium shared service ultrasound machine capable of top of the line women’s health and 4D imaging along with top notch imaging for radiology, cardiac and vascular applications. GE’s breakthrough technology is the Logiq E9 with XDclear, which uses advanced transducers with a single crystal, acoustic amplification and a cooling technology to improve image quality especially at deeper penetration when image quality typically fades. The GE healthcare Logiq E9 is perfect for a multi application clinic. Whereas the GE Vivid line specializes in cardiovascular applications and the GE Voluson line specializes in women’s health and 4D, the GE Logiq line can do both of these as well as radiology and general imaging. Medical professionals that will use the system exclusively for one or two applications should instead consider the GE Voluson E8 for OB/GYN and 4D or the GE Vivid E9 for a cardiac focus. The Logiq E9 has been in production since 2009 and is extremely stable and reliable even in older versions back to BT11 (also known as R3 or revision 3).
The GE ultrasound Voluson S8, is a high-end women’s health 4D ultrasound machine that has a price and features in-between the Voluson E8 and the Voluson S6. The Voluson line from GE is known worldwide for providing the best 4D imaging currently available though Samsung is catching up. The Voluson S8 and S6 look identical and even use most of the same transducers. The main difference is that the S6 uses half the channels of the Voluson S8. This produces a significant difference in image quality between the Voluson S8 and S6. The GE Voluson S8 uses the same cost effective RS transducers as the Voluson-i portable. The Voluson S8 offers near E8 level image quality at a lower price and much smaller, lighter form factor.
All Voluson ultrasound machines are focused on women’s health, especially obstetrics, gynecology, and fertility. Secondary applications include general imaging, adult & pediatric cardiology and neonatal cardiology. Doctors looking for shared service capabilities from a GE ultrasound machine should consider the GE Logiq S8 instead.
The GE Logiq F8 is a premium economy multipurpose system. It strengthens the fundamental quality of all needs for daily practices as a multipurpose ultrasound with excellent image quality and easy workflow that migrated from the GE premium system such as Logiq E9.
The GE Voluson S6 is a midrange 4D OB/GYN ultrasound machine that shares some transducers with the Voluson-i portable. It is the replacement for the Voluson 730 pro and is much smaller and lighter than any other Voluson console. This together with a battery allow it to easily be wheeled from room to room without rebooting. The Voluson S6 is a lower priced version of the S8 with less features and probes, but the two look nearly identical.
The GE Logiq E9 with XDclear 2.0 is the GE’s full featured premium product for general purpose diagnostic ultrasound. The GE Logiq E9 and predicate GE Logiq E9 systems have similar capacity in terms of performing measurements, coverage of clinical applications, capturing digital images, and reviewing and reporting studies. The GE Logiq E9 with XDclear 2.0 and the former version of Logiq E9 systems transducers are identical except for the C2-7-D, C2-7VN-D, C3-10-D, and L3-9i-D which are an incremental improvement from the exisiting transducers.
The GE Vivid E95 is the premium cardiovascular ultrasound system that takes the position of the GE Vivid E9 by integrating a new and advanced software-based image processing system called cSound, a new XDclear Matrix transducer which includes volume 4D TEE options, and advanced 4D capabilities. With more flexibly programable and powerful “cSound”, the GE Vivid E95 delivers more enhanced auto image optimization, 2D Auto EF, AFI Productivity Package, AFI Stress, and Scan Assistant Pro than those of the GE Vivid E9.
The GE Vivid E95 also achieves better ergonomics through its reduced weight, its more intuitive control panel featuring a large 12″ UHD multi-touch LCD screen, and its freely-adjustable high quality 22″ high-resolution wide screen OLED monitor. Although the GE Vivid E95 is mainly designed as a dedicated cardiovascular system, it covers a wide range of clinical applications through different types of transducers: adult cardiac, pediatric cardiac, fetal/obstetrics, abdominal (including renal, GYN/pelvic), pediatrics, small organ (including breasts, testes and thyroid), adult and neonatal cephalic, peripheral vascular, musculoskeletal conventional, urology/prostate, transesophageal, transrectal, transvaginal, and intraoperative (including vascular, thoracic/cardiac, and abdominal).
The GE Logiq S8 with XDClear is a high-end multi-purpose ultrasound machine designed for abdominal, obstetrics, gynecology, breast, small parts, vascular/peripheral, transcranial, pediatric and neonatal, musculoskeletal, urological, cardiac with 27 sets of transudcers supporting from routine exams to in-depth procedures required quality and proven clinical history. The GE Logiq S8 with XDClear now has a wide 23″ LCD monitor, instead of 19″LCD monitor at the previous version. The application coverage of the GE Logiq S8 with XDClear has become wider with adding BE9CS(Bi-directional rectal probe), RSP6-16-D, 4D linear probe, and more options of intraoperative and application dedicated probes. Combining to those additional probes and options, the needle tracking of the GE Logiq S8 with XDClear becomes one of key features for this upgrade. Additional break-through this version-up is Shear Wave Elastography that migrated from Logiq E9, GE general imaging flagship product. A user can improve productivity of liver biopsy with the GE Logiq S8 with XDClear now. The GE Logiq S8 with XDClear integrated many automation tools from the early version. Out of those automation tools, with this new GE Logiq S8 with XDClear, Cardiac Automated Function Imaging(Cardiac AFI) supports better quantitative and accurate myocardial motion data that makes easy and fast cardiac examination and finally helps efficient diagnosis.
The GE Vivid iq is a new and upgraded GE’s Vivid line cardiovascular portable ultrasound system from the base of Vivid q and Vivid i. The Vivid iq has integrated the full touch screen control 15.6″ monitor on conventional user control panel upgrading the user’s intuitive control and operation quality. The Vivid iq applies the trackpad design instead of the trackball interface. The GE Vivid iq is light weight, and with the dedicated cart, three RS and one DLP to support 6VT-D ports are available. Optional three batteries enable to scan more than 180 min with the system battery. The GE Vivid iq enables to support cardiac, transesophageal, peripheral vascular, fetal/OB, abdominal adults, pediatric, small organ, neonatal cephalic, adult cephalic, musculoskeletal.
The GE Vivid S70 is a full-featured high-end cardiovascular ultrasound machine designed to take the position of the Vivid S6. Through cSound’s advanced architecture, the S70 provides outstanding image quality, and a complete set of cardiac features including 4D TEE.
The 19″ wide HD LCD display and the 12” wide multi-touch LCD screen improves the ergonomics and intuitiveness of the GE Vivid S70. Due to its compact size, lightweight, and battery backup for standby, it can easily be transported to the patient’s site and used for scanning.
The GE Vivid S70 delivers an outstanding imaging performance along with the modern XDclear probe series. The 4D TEE option, which is unique for a high-end system, can also extend the clinical application of interventional cardiac procedures.
Although the GE Vivid S70 is mainly designed for cardiovascular applications, it also supports adult cardiac, stress echo, abdominal, peripheral vascular, fetal heart, pediatrics, neonatal cephalic, adult cephalic, small parts, thyroid, musculoskeletal, urology, rodent, transesophageal, OB/GYN, coronary, LVO contrast, and nerves.
The GE Logiq Book and Logiqbook xp were the first portable ultrasound machines from GE. The Logiqbook provided a large screen for the time though reliability was not up to GE standards. The Logiq-e replaced the Logiq book.