MAGNETOM TerraTranslate 7T research power into clinical care

Explore new territories in MRI by enabling powerful 7T research and enhancing clinical care and better patient outcomes. MAGNETOM Terra is the first 7T scanner released for clinical use in Europe and the US.
The unique Dual Mode lets you switch between clinical and research operations, with separate databases to distinguish between clinical and research scans.1
Our advanced ultra-high-field (UHF) technology will keep you at the cutting edge of MRI, to attract the brightest minds to your facility, sharpen your competitive edge and strengthen your reputation.

MAGNETOM Terra - Translate 7T research power into clinical care

Features & Benefits

The power to reach further and enter new territories is essential for those who shape the future of healthcare. Whether for basic, clinical or neuroscience research endeavors, MAGNETOM Terra lets you go deeper than ever before. All in one, the power of 7T MRI helps you deliver previously unseen insights that could improve patient outcomes and further enhance your reputation.

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When it comes to improving patient outcomes by answering the most challenging clinical questions, enabling deeper insights can make a difference. With double the SNR of 3T, imaging at 7T offers potential higher resolution in both anatomical and functional imaging.

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Help improve patient outcomes:

  • First 7T scanner released for clinical use
  • 0.2 mm in-plane resolution to visualize previously unseen structures
  • 0.14 cm³ voxel sizes for innovative metabolic brain mapping3
  • Submillimeter BOLD fMRI precision to visualize sub-cortical activations4


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When it comes to research, the freedom to explore new territories is imperative in order to gain a competitive edge. MAGNETOM Terra unlocks a whole new world of potential for basic, clinical and neuroscience research helping you translate your outcomes into better clinical care. The parallel transmit technology of MAGNETOM Terra with up to 16-channel pTX gives you all the freedom you need for the imaging of challenging body regions.

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Unlock powerful research capabilities:

  • Visualize sub-cortical activations with BOLD fMRI4
  • More power for diffusion MRI with 80/200 gradients
  • Higher acceleration factors with 64 receive channels5


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MAGNETOM Terra is the first 7T MRI scanner to unleash the full potential of the increased MR signal with multinuclear imaging and spectroscopy in clinical settings. The multinuclear option allows the use of two dedicated coils in clinical mode – a 23Na head coil and a 31P loop coil, to explore metabolic insights. In research mode, MAGNETOM Terra enables the use of up to 10 nuclei.6

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Explore physiology with multinuclear MR:

  • Sodium MRI and phosphorus MRS in clinical mode
  • Dedicated coils for multinuclear applications
  • Support of up to 10 nuclei in research mode1

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MAGNETOM Terra provides leading-edge capabilities to increase your competitiveness, while making a tangible difference to clinical care, research – and your business. The new Siemens 50% lighter 7T magnet7 is designed to enable easier integration into clinical environments and lower operating costs.

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The right business impact:

  • Easy integration in clinical environments, faster installation
  • Reduced operating costs thanks to Zero Helium boil-off 
  • All of MAGNETOM Terra's key components are delivered from a single reliable partner you can trust


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Your reputation plays a pivotal role in your institution’s success. MAGNETOM Terra helps you attract the brightest minds to your facility, to consequently publish first and put your organization firmly on the map. With over 75% of all UHF scanners deployed worldwide, Siemens fosters access to an exclusive network of expertise and broad scope for collaboration and exchange.

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Increase your reputation:

  • Over 75% of 7T MRI scanners worldwide are from Siemens
  • In 2018, more than 73% of UHF ISMRM abstracts were based on data on Siemens Healthineers scanner.8


Clinical Use

In order to set new trends, it is crucial to overcome technical and field strength related limitations in MRI. MAGNETOM Terra has the power to let you delve deeper than ever before, making your research stand out from the rest with the potential to improve patient outcomes.

Watch Professor Siegfried Trattnig, MD, MedUni of Vienna, explain what makes imaging at 7T an important step for future clinical routine applications9:

Technical Details

MAGNETOM Terra comes equipped with the latest ultra-high-field technological features, aiding you in obtaining excellent image quality to support your 7T MRI clinical and research endeavors.

Magnet System


Field strength

7 Tesla

Bore size

60 cm

Magnet length

270 cm

Helium consumption

Zero Helium boil-off technology


Passive and active



Gradient strength

XR Gradients (80 mT/m @ 200 T/m/s)



RF technology


Maximum number of channels10

32, 64

Number of independent receiver channels that can be used
simultaneously in one single scan and in one single FoV,
each generating an independent partial image

32, 64



Siting and Installation


System length

297 cm

System weight (in operation)

<25 tons

Minimum room size11

65 m2 (w/o pTX and 3rd order shim option)