AED Comparison

Defibtech - Lifeline


Philips - HeartStart FR3

  Defibtech - Lifeline Philips - HeartStart FR3
AED Brand Defibtech - Lifeline Philips - HeartStart FR3

Headquartered in Connecticut, Defibtech was formed in 1999.

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

Philips & Co was founded in 1891.

The HeartStart FR3 was launched for sale to professional responders in 2011.

The Philips HeartStart FR3 has been discontinued for sale by the manufacturer.

AED Price $1,195 $2,520
Electrode Pads Shelf Life: 2 years 2 years
Electrode Pads Price Per Unit $61 $46
Battery Shelf Life: 5 or 7 years 3 years
Battery Price Per Unit: $173 $270
Secondary Battery Shelf Life: 1 Year N/A
Secondary Battery Price Per Unit: $9 N/A
Total Cost of Ownership w/ Pedi Pads (during AED's warranty): $2,107 DISCONTINUED
AED Warranty: 8 years 5 years
IP Rating: 54 55
Weight: 4.2 lbs 3.5
Dimensions (in): 8.5 X 11.8 X 2.7 5.3 X 8.7 X 2.7
CPR Coaching: Passive Passive
Electrode Pad Self Test: No Yes
Fully-automatic Option: Yes; additional price No
Convert AED to Trainer: No. Requires buying a trainer Yes
Bilingual: No No
Remote Monitoring: No No

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