09 January 2014 | News | By BioSpectrum Bureau
Samsung officials launch UGEO WS80A, India's first premium ultrasound with 5D technology
Singapore: Leading global technology company, Samsung Electronics, a global leader in technology, has launched the UGEO WS80A, its first premium ultrasound with 5D technology in India.
UGEO WS80A combines Samsung's latest technology in display to deliver faster and more accurate diagnoses in the field of women's health.
"As the first premium device, the UGEO WS80A represents the latest ultrasound innovation and leading IT technologies of Samsung. Samsung will continue to put its best efforts towards developing medical devices that deliver true-to-life images and features that provide faster diagnosis," said Dinesh Lodha, vice president, Health and Medical Equipment Business, Samsung India.
The company added that the new design and innovative features including the 5D technology, MPI and ElastoScan that provides superior image performance, the UGEO WS80A redefines premium ultrasound for women's health. The device features a 21.5" wide LED imaging screen and a 10.1" touchscreen for the controls, as well as a variety of software optimizations that help resolve relevant anatomy and outputs data to 3D TV's for an even more realistic view.
Other additional features include the additional EV Probe Holder, Probe Cable Hangers, Default Gel Warmer and Up & Down Lift that allows the user to adjust the system to the user's preferred height without straining.
Ms Priya Joshi, GM-Ultrasound, Health & Medical Equipment, Samsung India; Dr Sneh Bhargava, Executive Director, AIIMS, Mr Sameer Garde, Senior Vice President & Head-Enterprise Business, Samsung India & Mr Dinesh Lodha, Vice President, Health & Medical Equipment, Samsung India were present at the launch of the product.