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Hitachi Airis II Open MRI Scanner

The Hitachi Airis II Open MRI Scanner is a low maintenance permanent magnet that provides quality and broad capability

Hitachi Airis II Open MRI Scanner

Hitachi Airis II Overview

The Hitachi Airis II Open MRI Scanner firmly established Hitachi’s reputation as the Open MR leader, equipped with a workhorse low maintenance permanent magnet providing consistent image quality and broad capability.

The innovative gantry design and wide patient table continues to deliver a high level of patient comfort. The AIRIS II has continued to maintain high resale value over the last decade and remains a sought-after scanner on the used equipment market.


0.3T permanent magnet technology means economical siting and operation

  • Small 5G footprint – 6.6ft. horizontal x 8.2ft. vertical.
  • No Equipment room or chiller required.
  • 388 sq. ft. minimum site plan.
  • 208v single phase power.
  • Low 3KW average power consumption.

Open patient accessibility

  • 80cm wide patient table.
  • 18” minimum table height.
  • 500 lb weight capacity.
  • Clinical application: Whole body.
  • Configuration: Vertical Orientation Field.
  • Surface coils: DualQuad T/R Body Coil, MA Head, MA C-Spine, MA Shoulder, MA Wrist, MA CTL Spine, MA Knee, MA TMJ, MA Flex Body (3 sizes), Neck, small and large Extremity, PVA (WIP), Breast (WIP), Neurovascular (WIP), Cardiac (WIP) and MA Foot//Ankle (WIP).
  • Spectroscopy: No
  • Synchronization: Cardiac gating, ECG/peripheral, respiratory gating (2 modes).
  • Pulse sequences: SE, GE, GR, IR, FIR, STIR, ss-FSE, FSE, DE-FSE/FIR, FLAIR, ss/ms-EPI, ss/ms EPI- DWI, SSP, MTC, SE/GE-EPI, MRCP, SARGE, RSSG, TRSG, BASG, Angiography: CE, PC, 2D/3D TOF.
  • Imaging modes: Single, multislice, volume study.
  • Magnet type: Permanent, self shielded.
  • Field strength: 0.3 T
  • Strength: 8 mT/m
  • 5-gauss fringe field: horizontal 2.5 m x 2.1 m vertical.
  • Shimming: Auto shimming, 3-axis/patient and active shimming.