AED Comparison

Cardiac Science - Powerheart G3 Plus

vs.

ZOLL - AED Pro

  Cardiac Science - Powerheart G3 Plus ZOLL - AED Pro
AED Brand Cardiac Science - Powerheart G3 Plus ZOLL - AED Pro
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.

ZOLL Medical Corporation was formed in 1980 with co-founders including Dr. Zoll who had previously been the first physician to successfully use external defibrillation to regulate heart rhythms in patients and discovered that external electrical countershock is effective in terminating supraventricular tachycardia and ventricular tachycardia.

In 2005, the ZOLL AED Pro® was introduced for professional rescuers.

AED Price $1,445 $2,895
Electrode Pads Shelf Life: 2 years 5 years
Electrode Pads Price Per Unit $51 $177
Battery Shelf Life: 4 years 3 years
Battery Price Per Unit: $398 $168
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 $3,340
AED Warranty: 7 years 8 years
IP Rating: 24 55
Weight: 6.6 lbs 6.5 lbs
Dimensions (in): 10.6 X 12.4 X 3.3 9.2 X 9.4 X 3
CPR Coaching: Passive No
Electrode Pad Self Test: Yes No
Fully-automatic Option: Yes; same price No
Convert AED to Trainer: No. Requires buying a trainer No. Requires buying a simulator
Bilingual: No No
Remote Monitoring: No No

Cost of Ownership

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