AED Comparison

Defibtech - Lifeline


Philips - HeartStart FRx

  Defibtech - Lifeline Philips - HeartStart FRx
AED Brand Defibtech - Lifeline Philips - HeartStart FRx

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 FRx was brought to the United States market in 2005. The HeartStart FRx AED has a rugged design and usefule pediatric key.

AED Price $1,195 $1,691
Electrode Pads Shelf Life: 2 years 2 years
Electrode Pads Price Per Unit $61 $56
Battery Shelf Life: 5 or 7 years 4 years
Battery Price Per Unit: $173 $169
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 $2,280
AED Warranty: 8 years 8 years
IP Rating: 54 55
Weight: 4.2 lbs 3.5
Dimensions (in): 8.5 X 11.8 X 2.7 7.1 X 8.9 X 2.4
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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