- Sep 20
- 2 min read
Size Matters: Introducing the New Portable GE Vivid IQ R6
Let a portable exceed your expectations. GE Healthcare announced the release of its Vivid IQ R6 Ultra Edition. This sleek, ultra-portable system that enables you to take exceptional 2D and 4D image quality where you need it. With advanced echo quantification tools and an automated streamlined scanning, Vivid iq is the perfect companion around the hospital, in medical offices or in outreach clinics.
The diagnoses and treatment plans for your patients require a clear picture of their condition. With so much riding on the image, it has to be the best possible quality. Vivid iq R6 Ultra Edition introduces the latest AI-based technology to help reduce tedious tasks and improve workflow efficiency. Here is everything you need to know about the new GE Vivid IQ R6 Ultrasound release.
What's new on the Vivid IQ R6 Ultra Edition?
L4-20t-RS Single Crystal Linear Probe
Beautiful for vascular imaging. Four configurable control buttons allow you to ergonomically position yourself at the bedside, performing essential functions such as Freeze, Store, mode switch, among other functions, away from the scanner.
Helps improve visibility. Optimize penetration in technically difficult studies with one click. This new feature is a must-have for any doctor looking to improve their image quality on their overweight patients.
Easy AFI LV
Strain measurements in just 15 seconds (on average) - with Easy AFI LV. AI-based global and segmental strain measurements require no manual interaction apart from initiating the tool and approving the results. Additionally, you will be able to view EF measurements.
Easy Auto EF
Ejection Fraction and Automatic Region of Interest definition with only 1 click – with Easy AutoEF. This is the first ultrasound machine to offer this featured AI-based Auto ROI detection algorithm allowing users to complete ejection fraction, with no manual interaction apart from initiating the tool and approving the results. 2 Chamber or 4 Chamber Ejection Fraction available with or without ECG.
“We started out with the GE Vivid iq systems and have progressed through every iteration to the current Vivid iq platform. The latest iq system provides excellent image quality with superior useability and interface to anything on the portable market. The available AI measurement packages ensure our team members daily schedule is seamless and efficient.”– Kam Aldridge, Senior Sonographer, Cardionexus, Brisbane, Australia
"The image quality of the Vivid iq is impressive for such a tiny system even on post-op patients. It is perfect to move from bed to bed and its modern workflow makes it super fun to use.”– Dr David Blanchard, Cardiologist, Marie-Lannelongue Hospital, Franc