AED Comparison

Cardiac Science - Powerheart G3 Plus

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Defibtech - Lifeline

  Cardiac Science - Powerheart G3 Plus Defibtech - Lifeline
AED Brand Cardiac Science - Powerheart G3 Plus Defibtech - Lifeline
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.

Headquartered in Connecticut, Defibtech was formed in 1999.

In 2002, Defibtech introduced the Lifeline AED with its simple display and cost-effective price point.

AED Price $1,445 $1,195
Electrode Pads Shelf Life: 2 years 2 years
Electrode Pads Price Per Unit $51 $61
Battery Shelf Life: 4 years 5 or 7 years
Battery Price Per Unit: $398 $173
Secondary Battery Shelf Life: N/A 1 Year
Secondary Battery Price Per Unit: N/A $9
Total Cost of Ownership w/ Pedi Pads (during AED's warranty): DISCONTINUED $2,107
AED Warranty: 7 years 8 years
IP Rating: 24 54
Weight: 6.6 lbs 4.2 lbs
Dimensions (in): 10.6 X 12.4 X 3.3 8.5 X 11.8 X 2.7
CPR Coaching: Passive Passive
Electrode Pad Self Test: Yes No
Fully-automatic Option: Yes; same price Yes; additional price
Convert AED to Trainer: No. Requires buying a trainer No. Requires buying a trainer
Bilingual: No No
Remote Monitoring: No No

Cost of Ownership

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