Scanners Comparison

Feature

MicrUs

EB 128

LS64

LS128

ClarUs

SmartUs

ArtUs
(in development)

Black and white modes

B, B+B, 4B,
B+M, M,
B-steer, Compound for linear probes, Trapezoid for linear probes

B, B+B, 4B,
B+M, M

B, B+B, 4B,
B+M, M

B, B+B, 4B,
B+M, M,
B-steer, Compound + Trapezoid for linear probes

B, B+B, 4B,
B+M, M,
B-steer, Compound + Trapezoid for linear probes

B, B+B, 4B,
B+M, M,
B-steer, Compound for linear probes, Trapezoid for linear probes

B, B+B, 4B,
B+M, M,
B-steer, Compound for linear and convex probes, Virtual convex for linear probes, Expanded view angle for convex probes

Parallel beamforming

no

no

no

no

no

no

yes

RF data access

no

no

no

no

no

no

yes, realtime access through SDK library

Doppler modes

no

no

CFM, PDI, DPDI, PWD, B+PWD (Duplex), B+CFM/PDI/DPDI+PWD (Triplex)

CFM, PDI, DPDI, PWD, B+PWD (Duplex), B+CFM/PDI/DPDI+PWD (Triplex), HPRF

CFM, PDI, DPDI, PWD, B+PWD (Duplex), B+CFM/PDI/DPDI+PWD (Triplex), HPRF

CFM, PDI, DPDI, PWD, B+PWD (Duplex),
B+CFM/PDI/DPDI+PWD (Triplex), HPRF, CW

CFM, PDI, DPDI, PWD, B+PWD (Duplex), B+CFM/PDI/DPDI+PWD (Triplex), HPRF

Phased Array transducer support

no

no

no

no

no

yes

yes

Automatic image optimization

yes

no

yes

yes

yes

yes

yes

Tissue Harmonic Imaging (THI)

no

no

no

yes

yes

yes

yes

Frequency support

2.0 ... 15.0 MHz

2.0 ... 10.0 MHz

2.0 ... 10.0 MHz

2.0 ... 14.0 MHz

2.0 ... 14.0 MHz

1.5 ... 18.0 MHz

1.5 ... 18.0 MHz

Requirements to USB

USB 2.0 or USB 3.0

USB 2.0 or USB 3.0

USB 2.0 or USB 3.0

USB 2.0 or USB 3.0

USB 2.0 or USB 3.0

USB 2.0 or USB 3.0

USB 3.0

Power

directly from USB or external AC adapter

external AC adapter

integrated battery or external AC adapter

external AC adapter

external AC adapter

external AC adapter

external AC adapter