AED Comparison

Cardiac Science - Powerheart G3 Plus

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HeartSine - Samaritan PAD 350P

  Cardiac Science - Powerheart G3 Plus HeartSine - Samaritan PAD 350P
AED Brand Cardiac Science - Powerheart G3 Plus HeartSine - Samaritan PAD 350P
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.

HeartSine was founded in 1998 to continue innovative development of advanced lifesaving products for the treatment of sudden cardiac arrest. Their passion to innovate began thirty years earlier when they invented the first mobile defibrillator.

In 2013, the HeartSine Samaritan PAD 350P was launched with its small footprint and high IP56 rating. The Samaritan PAD 350P is a semi-automatic defibrillator.

In 2015, HeartSine was acquired by Physio-Control, who was subsequently acquired by Stryker in 2016.

AED Price $1,445 $1,315
Electrode Pads Shelf Life: 2 years 4 years
Electrode Pads Price Per Unit $51 Pad/Battery combo
Battery Shelf Life: 4 years 4 years
Battery Price Per Unit: $398 $186
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 $1,943
AED Warranty: 7 years 8 years
IP Rating: 24 56
Weight: 6.6 lbs 2.4
Dimensions (in): 10.6 X 12.4 X 3.3 7.25 X 8 X 1.9
CPR Coaching: Passive Passive
Electrode Pad Self Test: Yes Yes
Fully-automatic Option: Yes; same price Yes
Convert AED to Trainer: No. Requires buying a trainer No. Requires buying a trainer
Bilingual: No No
Remote Monitoring: No Yes. Requires Gateway purchase (WiFi only)

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