Embrace human nature at 3T

MAGNETOM Vida achieves new levels of 3T performance with a completely new magnet and system architecture to support the clinical, operational, and financial requirements facing MRI today.

Magnet System 
Field strength3 Tesla
Bore size70 cm / 2.30 ft Open Bore design
Helium consumptionZero Helium boil-off technology
ShimmingPassive and active
Gradient strengthXQ gradients 45/200 simultaneously [2.03 MW]
XT gradients 60/200 simultaneously [2.70 MW]
RF technology 
Maximum number of channels1204, 228
Number of independent receiver channels that can be used simultaneously in one single scan and in one single FoV, each generating an independent partial image64, 128
Power consumptionEco-Power technology
Siting and Installation 
System length186 cm / 6.10 ft cover to cover
System weight (in operation)7.35 tons / 15,432.36 lb
Minimum room size231 m2 / 333.68 sq ft


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1Channels (coil elements) that can be connected simultaneously.

2Minimum total space requirement for magnet, electronics, and console room.