Definium™ 656 HD X-ray system powered by Helix™ 2.0

A new frontier in digital X-ray image quality. Effortless precision.

Get the diagnostic clarity you need from that first X-ray

Helix™ Advanced Image Processing delivers sharp detail and consistent performance in X-ray, despite variations in exposure technique and challenging exam conditions.
    • 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 in and 17 in x 17 in 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.

      Fast and easy X-ray exams, effortless patient positioning AutoRAD Suite offers an extensive set of automation and workflow enhancing features, to make exam set up fast, intuitive and easy for X-ray technologists and comfortable for patients.
      • Auto Field-of-View

        Predefined collimation sizes for each view.
      • Auto-tracking

        Maintain SID &tube-detector alignment with table and wall stand receptor automatically.
      • QuickCharge

        Detector charging in the table and wall stand bucky.
      • High-precision Auto Positioning

        Preset and programmable positions for effortless exam setup.
      • New User Interface

        Redesigned navigation and quick tools for fewer clicks and intuitive operation
      • QuickCharge

        Detector charging in the table and wall stand bucky.
      • QuickShare

        Hassle-free sharing and pairing of multiple wireless detectors.
      • Auto Protocol Assist

        Automatic selection of anatomy & technique based on modality work list.
      • QuickConnect

        Automatic wifi channel switching to avoid wireless interference.

      Your patient’s safety, comfort and dignity in mind.

      • Extensive Patient Safety Features

      Data isn’t just about looking backwards. It helps you plan the future.

      • X-ray Quality Application featuring Repeat Reject Analytics.

      • iCenter asset management software platform

      Ready when you are

      • X-ray service and support

      • Insite™ remote connectivity

      • Education

      Supporting Materials

      Discovery XR656 HD
      X-ray System Product Brochure
      Helix Avanced Image Processing BrochureDownload

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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