Portable Siemens Acuson Bonsai

Portable Acuson Bonsai Ultrasound

The Essence of Power and Portability

The Acuson Bonsai ultrasound system is ultra-portable system that provides the perfect harmony and portability. It perroms in any environment-wherever and whenever you need it without compromising mobility or imaging performance.

The highly compact system provides exceptional imaging results, a wide variety of advanced applications and workflow features that enable you to transform your care delivery and improve your patient’s experience throughout your day.

Below is a generalized description of this systems technology, specifications, features, and options. The below may not reflect the features and options available on units in our inventory.

With the growing number and complexity of cardiovascular patients today, clinicians need a portable cardiovascular ultrasound system that can provide the power and performance to diagnose, treat, and follow-up on patients wherever they are. They need a portable system to help transform care delivery providing the precision to accurately diagnose more patients
faster in more places than ever before.
The ACUSON Bonsai ultrasound system is the portable system for routine cardiovascular echo exams enabling clinicians to expand the precision required to transform care delivery and the patient experience in one compact system.
The ACUSON Bonsai system provides the perfect
harmony of power and portability expanding precision, not only with its image quality and advanced applications, but also transforms care delivery with its size and capability to improve workflow.
The ACUSON Bonsai ultrasound system provides:

Powerful Imaging
Single crystal 3T technology paired with 12-beams and 128-channels makes the ACUSON Bonsai a powerful system. A portable system with powerful imaging providing one-touch image optimization and advanced imaging.
Exceptional Performance
The system easily handles routine cardiovascular echo exams with a
comprehensive suite of applications, from Auto EF and Strain, to Stress Echo and Auto lMT.
Portable Workflow
The ACUSON Bonsai system allows you the flexibility to scan virtually anywhere while improving workflow.
Portable design:

  • 12.8 lbs
  • 1.7 cm thinner than industrial average
  • 3.5 hrs working battery life with a highly mobile cart
  • 7 second bootup from standby
Improved Workflow:

  • Raw Data in iStation: advanced post image processing providing the similar image optimization an archived images.
  • iWorks: Automated protocols.
  • Cusliom function keys, measurements and reports

Physical Specification
Dimension and weight

  • Width: 390 mm
  • Depth: 362 mm
  • Height: 59 mm
  • Weight: approx. 5.8 kg (with batteries), 5 kg (no accessories or batteries)


  • 15.6-inch high resolution color LED monitor
  • Resolution: 1920 x 1080
  • Automatic brightness adjustment
  • Screen Saver
  • Open angle adjustable: O°-150° (the angle between the monitor and control panel)

View angle (right/left): 89°
Probe Port

  • 1 transducer port on the laptop system
  • 3 additional transducer ports on the probe extend module on the mobile cart.
  • 1 pencil probe port

Electrical Power

  • AC adapter input:
  • Voltage: 100-240 V
  • Frequency: 50/60 Hz
  • Power input: 2.0 A max
  • Battery: Lithium-Ion Battery Pack
  • 14.8 V, 5800 mAh (single battery)

Imaging modes

  • B-Mode
  • THI and PSH (Phase Shift Harmonic Imaging)
  • M-Mode/Color M-mode
  • Free XrosM (Anatomical M-mode)
  • Free Xros CM (Curved Anatomical M-mode)
  • Color Doppler Imaging
  • Power Doppler imaging/Directional PDI
  • Pulsed Wave Doppler
  • Continuous Wave Doppler
  • TDI
  • Left Ventricular Opacification (LVO) Contrast Imaging (UWN+ Ultra Wide Band Non-Linear Plus)
  • Tissue Tracking QA (Strain/Strain Rate)
  • Stress Echo
  • iScape View (Panoramic Imaging)

Standard features
Powerful Imaging:

  • B-Mode
  • THI and PSH
  • M-Mode
  • Color Doppler Imaging
  • Power Doppler imaging and Directional PDI
  • Pulsed Wave Doppler
  • TDI (Include TVI, TVD, TVM, TEI)
  • iBeam (Spatial Compound imaging)
  • iClear (Speckle Suppression Imaging)
  • iTouch (Auto Gain Optimization)
  • Echo Boost (Auto Image Optimization)
  • Zoom/iZoom (Full Screen Zoom)
  • FCI (Frequency Compound imaging)
  • B steer
  • ExFOV (Extended Field ofView)
  • HDR Flow (High Dynamic Range Flow)
  • HR Flow“ (High Resolution Flow)
  • Smart Doppler (only available on PW steer and correct angle)
  • iScanhelper (Anesthesia version)

Exceptional Performance:

  • AutoEF (Automatic Ejection Fraction measurement)
  • Stress Echo
  • Contrast Imaging QA (Quantitative Analysis)
  • TDI QA (TDI Quantitative Analysis)
  • Strain/Strain Rate (Tissue Tracking Quantitative Analysis)
  • LVO (Left Ventricular Opacif‌ication)
  • AutoIMT (Automatic lntima-media thickness measurement)
  • iNeedle (Needle Visualization Enhancement)
  • Clinical Measurement Package

Portable Workflow:

  • Raw data processing E
  • Works with INsertT (Auto Workflow Protocol)
  • Mobile Trolley: UMT-500, UMT-500 Plus
  • UltraAssist (Off-line software) -iStorage
  • 1 active probe port (on the Laptop) and 3 additional (on the cart)
  • 240 GB solid hard drive
  • 2-USB
  • HDMI
  • Internal Wifi
  • Built-in battery
  • Power adapter
  • Control panel film with language
  • ECG function

Control Panel

  • Power/Battery indicator
  • Alphanumeric Keys
  • Function Keys
  • Ergonomic Soft Key Operation
  • Backlit keys, ensuring accurate work in the dark room
  • 8-segmentTGC control
  • 8 Programmable keys, available for user-defined functions
  • Trackball, speed adjustment
  • Key Brightness adjustment
  • Integrated speakers, audio volume adjustment)
  • System boot-up
  • Boot-up from complete shut-down in about 28 sec
  • Boot-up from standby mode in about 7 sec
  • Shut down in about 12 sec

Optional features:

  • Audio/Video extend module: iDock51
  • Barcode reader:
    • DS6707-SR (2D Barcode),
    • SYMBOL LS2208-SR (1D Barcode)
  • Footswitch: 1-pedal/2-pedal/3-pedal
  • External DVD R/W drive

System Applications & Reporting

  • Abdomen
  • Contrast Imaging
  • General Imaging
  • Intraoperative/ Interventional
  • Pediatrics
  • Renal

Pain Management Imaging

  • Musculoskeletal (MSK)

Women’s Imaging

  • Breast Imaging
  • Gynecology
  • Obstetrics
  • Elastography

Cardiac Imaging

  • Cardiac Screening/ Survey
  • Fetal Echo
  • ECG
  • Neonatal Echo
  • Stress Echo

Small Parts

  • Breast
  • Testicle
  • Thyroid

Urology Imaging

  • Pelvis
  • Penile
  • Prostate

Vascular Imaging

  • Arterial
  • Carotid
  • IMT
  • Digital
  • Transcranial
  • Venous

Structured Reporting

  • DICOM-Cardiac Structured Reporting
  • DICOM-Vascular Structured Reporting
  • DICOM-OB/GYN Structured Reporting

Phased Transducers/Probes

  • Intraoperative/ Hockey Stick 5-13 MHz
  • Curved Array 1-6 MHz
  • Biopsy 1-10 MHz*
  • SP5-1s 1.1-4.4 MHz
  • P10-4s 2.9-10.5 MHz
  • P7-3s 2.0-8.0 MHz
  • P7-3Ts 1.9-8.2 MHz
  • P8-3Ts 2.8-7.0 MHz

Curved Transducers/ Probes

  • C5-1s 1.3-5.1 MHz
  • C11-3s 3-11.2 MHz

Linear Transducers/ Probes

  • L10-3s 2.7-10.5 MHz
  • L12-4s 3-13 MHz
  • L14-6Ns 3.5-16 MHz
  • L16-4Hs 3.5-16 MHz
  • L20-5s 5.0-20.0 MHz

CW Transducers/ Probes

  • CW2s
  • CW5s

*Displayed MHz range includes multiple transducers