The ECHELON Smart is Hitachi’s 1.5T Supercon MRI, featuring superior image quality along with maximum patient comfort. The ECHELON Smart brings together all the key attributes of a leading 1.5T MRI system, like superb clinical images, extraordinary patient experience, smoother workflow, reduced examination time, smallest possible installation footprint and low running costs.
Hitachi ECHELON Smart is a fully featured high-field performance MRI, incorporating powerful imaging tools to meet current and future technical demands. At its core is a high-performance, short-bore, super-conductive magnet with high homogeneity and an integrated shim coil. The ECHELON Smart is an extremely practical, reliable and easy-to-use system with advanced capabilities that range from general imaging to advanced neurological, body and orthopaedic applications.
- 1.5T superconducting system
- Zero boil-off magnet
- Technologically advanced for Silent, Smart, Fast, Comfort & Quality operation
- HOSS™ (High Order Shimming System) for per-patient shimming
- Outstanding image quality with uncompromised patient comfort
- SoftSound™ Technology for silent gradients with 94% reduction in gradient noise
- Small footprint and flexible installation
- Powerful RF system of 18kW
- Powerful gradient of 33mT/m with high slew rate of 130T/m/s
- Range of high-quality whole body imaging applications that matter most to you, including MR Spectroscopy
- Fully motorised patient table
- Eco-friendly system with low energy consumption of only 29kVA