Technology | October 23, 2008

Achieva 1.5T SE Stresses Value

Achieva SE is a line extension of the current Achieva 1.5T platform, targeted toward cost-conscious customers. It aims to deliver value for the market through a combination of high performance imaging, lower operating costs and compact siting.

Achieva SE utilizes the same basic platform as the high-end Achieva 1.5T A-Series to deliver high-quality images for challenging clinical applications and improved workflow and consistency through SmartExam.It is an economical system that can also reduce energy consumption and energy costs by up to 50 percent through features like PowerSave, according to Philips.

Since Achieva SE features high system performance as standard and is upgradeable to enhanced performance and capabilities, it can deliver more value to customers than some competing economy solutions. It is an ideal solution for customers with a limited budget and/or customers looking to get into MRI imaging for the first time.

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