Siemens HELIX™ Evolution of ACUSON S Family™ ultrasound systems earn high usability score in a third party study

  • Simple, easy to learn user interface
  • Average task completion rate of 95% with few deviations


Macadamian Technologies completed a comprehensive usability test of the Siemens ACUSON TOUCH S3000™ ultrasound system, HELX™ Evolution with Touch Control.

The study measured users’ performance and satisfaction with Siemens’ premium family of ultrasound systems following the company’s concerted effort to improve overall system usability. The results of Macadamian’s usability test substantiate Siemens’ assertion of industry-leading usability with the ACUSON TOUCH S Family, HELX Evolution.

The results from the study demonstrated that ACUSON TOUCH S3000™ is simple and easy to use, with a 95% average task completion rate and an overall average ease-of- use rating of 4.5 out of 5. With a score of 83 out of 100 on the industry standard System Usability Scale Questionnaire, the system demonstrated excellent usability performance. Scores over 80 are considered well above average while scores below 60 tend towards poor usability. An average score is 68².


Download the study here.