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Cardiac Science - Powerheart G5


Defibtech - Lifeline ECG

  Cardiac Science - Powerheart G5 Defibtech - Lifeline ECG
AED Brand Cardiac Science - Powerheart G5 Defibtech - Lifeline ECG

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.

Headquartered in Connecticut, Defibtech was formed in 1999.

The Defibtech Lifeline ECG AED is similar to the Lifeline View, however, professional responders can switch to a display mode that shows the patient's ECG.

AED Price $1,820 $2,345
Electrode Pads Shelf Life: 2 years 2 years
Electrode Pads Price Per Unit $225 $67
Battery Shelf Life: 4 years 4 years
Battery Price Per Unit: $395 $183
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): $2,830 $3,176
AED Warranty: 8 years 8 years
IP Rating: 55 55
Weight: 5.7 lbs 3 lbs
Dimensions (in): 9 X 11.8 X 3.4 7.3 X 9.5 X 2.3
CPR Coaching: Responsive Passive
Electrode Pad Self Test: Yes Yes
Fully-automatic Option: Yes; same price No
Convert AED to Trainer: No. Requires buying a trainer No Trainer, use View trainer
Bilingual: Yes No
Remote Monitoring: No No

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