AED Comparison

Cardiac Science - Powerheart G3 Plus

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Cardiac Science - Powerheart G5

  Cardiac Science - Powerheart G3 Plus Cardiac Science - Powerheart G5
AED Brand Cardiac Science - Powerheart G3 Plus Cardiac Science - Powerheart G5
Description

Cardiac Science, Inc. was formed in 1991 to develop FDA-approved rhythm-analysis software, the foundation for their first fully automatic bedside defibrillator. In 2003, Cardiac Science launched the Powerheart G3 AED.

In 2019, ZOLL Medical Corporation acquired Cardiac Science. According to online Cardiac Science distributors, the Cardiac Science Powerheart AED G3 Plus has been discontinued by the manufacturer.

Cardiac Science, Inc. was formed in 1991 to develop FDA-approved rhythm-analysis software, the foundation for the first fully automatic bedside defibrillator.

In 2015, Cardiac Science launched the Powerheart G5 AED, a rugged military grade device featuring optional compression feedback pads, and the first AED with bilingual on the fly capabilities.

In 2019, ZOLL Medical Corporation acquired Cardiac Science.

AED Price $1,445 $1,820
Electrode Pads Shelf Life: 2 years 2 years
Electrode Pads Price Per Unit $51 $225
Battery Shelf Life: 4 years 4 years
Battery Price Per Unit: $398 $395
Secondary Battery Shelf Life: N/A N/A
Secondary Battery Price Per Unit: N/A N/A
Total Cost of Ownership w/ Pedi Pads (during AED's warranty): DISCONTINUED $2,830
AED Warranty: 7 years 8 years
IP Rating: 24 55
Weight: 6.6 lbs 5.7 lbs
Dimensions (in): 10.6 X 12.4 X 3.3 9 X 11.8 X 3.4
CPR Coaching: Passive Responsive
Electrode Pad Self Test: Yes Yes
Fully-automatic Option: Yes; same price Yes; same price
Convert AED to Trainer: No. Requires buying a trainer No. Requires buying a trainer
Bilingual: No Yes
Remote Monitoring: No No

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