A new frontier in digital X-ray image quality. Effortless precision.
With Discovery XR656 HD, no more unnecessary X-ray image adjustments and repeated exams. Just sharp detail and the balanced contrast and brightness you need at low dose, right from that very first image
Get the diagnostic clarity you need from that first X-ray
Extraordinary anatomical detail at low dose in every X-ray image.
Helix™ advanced image processing algorithms harness the full high-resolution power and exceptional dose efficiency of FlashPad HD detectors to deliver outstanding clarity and extraordinary anatomical detail where it matters most.
Up to 40% improvement in detectability of fine structures1
The power of Helix™ advanced image processing coupled with FlashPad HD improves small detail detectability by up to 40%1 thanks to ultra-high resolution and enhanced noise control.
Consistent brightness and contrast
Helix delivers consistent brightness and contrast across variations in dose exposure with Smart Windowing and enhanced Contrast Restoration.
Quadruple your resolution
The FlashPad HD detectors pack four times more pixels per area for sharp X-ray images, plus they capture extraordinary anatomical detail at low dose. Available in 10 in x 12 in & 14 in x 17 standard cassette sizes.
Exceptional dose efficiency for your tiniest patients (and the large ones too)
The ultra-high dose efficiency helps enhance diagnostic imaging quality at low dose for all patient types.
Excellent handling of metal implants
Clear bone-metal interface without halo artifact.
Improving Patient Experience and Workflow. AutoRAD Comprehensive Workflow Automation Suite.
Auto Image Paste - Seamless long bone and spine imaging at the wall stand and table.
Your patient’s safety, comfort and dignity in mind.
A bariatric X-ray table capable of supporting up to a 400 kg / 882 lbs3
that lowers to 50cm / 20 inches
Extensive Patient Safety Features1. Double-tap safety foot pedals (table and wall stand)
2. Safety switches to disable motion during patient transfer
3. Two emergency stop buttons
4. Anti-collision and anti-pinch sensors on table, wall stand and ceiling suspension
5. Electromagnetic brakes securing vertical motion of wall stand
Data isn’t just about looking backwards. It helps you plan the future.
X-ray Quality Application featuring Repeat Reject Analytics.
Zero in on root causes of rejects, enhance training, drive efficiency and help reduce dose.
Discovery XR656 HD is compatible with GE’s X-ray Quality Application featuring Repeat Reject Analytics. Connect automatically to compatible X-ray systems, and use web-based dashboards to manage quality assurance. Uncover the root cause of rejected X-ray exams, plan targeted training and help reduce unnecessary radiation dose.
iCenter asset management software platform
Optimize utilization of your X-ray equipment. Balance workload using the full power of healthcare data analytics.
iCenter empowers you with data and analytics for valuable insights into the utilization and workload of your X-ray assets, to help when making strategic decisions concerning workflow optimization.
Ready when you are
X-ray service and support
Our X-ray systems, applications and support never rest, so you can focus on your patients.
GE X-ray machines are fully supported by over 2700 expert field engineers you know and trust. Our Advanced Service Technologies4 help you maximize uptime and ensure your X-ray system is ready when you are.
Insite™ remote connectivity
Remote diagnostics and troubleshooting for fast resolutions, often without a field engineer visit.
Remote applications assistance with engineer connecting online in real time. Proactive monitoring, helping detect issues so they can be resolved before downtime occurs.
Get the education you and your team need to stay sharp.
GE Healthcare offers product and clinical education to help you and your team stay sharp. From intensive technical and clinical product training to our extensive continuing education opportunities for technologists and radiologists, we can help you meet your training needs, online and onsite.
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1. Source: GE whitepaper : High resolution for improved visualization (DOC2045904)
2. "A paediatric X-ray exposurechart"; Stephen P Knight; Journal of Medical Radiation Sciences, 2014
3. Table weight limit: 400kg/882 lb static and 320kg/705 lb dynamic (elevating)
4. Service and education offers may vary by country, check with your local representative