GE Healthcare VScan Teardown & Analysis
What is the report ?
Ultrasound-based medical imaging technology enters the handheld electronics arena with the VScan, a highly portable physical examination tool from GE Healthcare. This Chipography report contains:
- Manufacturing cost analysis
- Complete parts list and component count
- Circuit board and packaging metrics
This Level 3 Chipography Report identifies primary ICs, provides die-size parameters, and includes selected die photos and information on major sub-assemblies. This report also includes a full bill-of-materials for electronic components, price estimates for the ICs, and total overall component counts. Product Description:
Ultrasound-based medical imaging technology enters the handheld electronics arena with the VScan, a highly portable physical examination tool from GE Healthcare. Real-time display capabilities include black-and-white anatomical imaging and color-coded blood flow imaging, displayed on a 3.5”, 320 x 240, 262,144-color LCD. MicroSD data storage, voice notes, and PC interface options are also supported. The 315.9 gram unit is powered by a 7.4 V Li-Polymer battery, with ancillary power, charging, and PC interface tasks accommodated by the included docking station.