The new 1.5T Open Bore system, MAGNETOM Altea, gives users complete confidence in delivering the productivity, reproducibility, and patient satisfaction required in MRI. MAGNETOM Altea, driven by premium MRI technology, combines the unique BioMatrix Technology, exclusive Turbo Suite technology, and new AI-powered image reconstruction technology, Deep Resolve, to fundamentally improve care delivery.

  • Deliver productivity gains
  • Deliver reproducible results
  • Deliver patient satisfaction

New features that come with software version syngo MR XA51A

BioMatrix Beat Sensor 

Complete cardiac MRI exams without the need for ECG leads. It improves patient comfort while speeding up the workflow.

MAGNETOM Altea features and benefits

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Deep Resolve Boost

Deep Resolve Boost is the first raw data-to-image deep learning reconstruction solution, allowing for high SNR and dramatically faster image capture.

MAGNETOM Altea features and benefits

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myExam Autopilot

myExam Autopilot provides users with the most sophisticated and intelligent automation available. It allows users to scan in high quality with a single click.

MAGNETOM Altea features and benefits

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Features and benefits

MAGNETOM Altea features and benefits

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Deep Resolve

Deep Resolve is an AI-powered image reconstruction technology that speeds up MR scans to record-breaking speeds.

syngo Virtual Cockpit

syngo Virtual Cockpit transforms remote scanning assistance for uniform outcomes throughout the MR system fleet.

BioMatrix Interfaces

BioMatrix Interfaces improve efficiency by streamlining user interactions, particularly during patient preparation.

BioMatrix Tuners

Enhanced BioMatrix Tuners adjust to challenging body regions to provide outstanding homogeneity.

BioMatrix Sensors

For greater consistency, new BioMatrix Sensors capture respiratory and cardiac motion.

Turbo Suite

Turbo Suite acceleration packages allow for up to 50%1 faster clinical routine examinations.

1.5T magnet

New 1.5T magnet with a 70 cm open bore and a huge 50 × 50 × 50 cm3 FoV.

myExam Companion (myExam Assist and myExam Autopilot)

MAGNETOM Altea enables highly standardized and automated guided scan operations with myExam Autopilot and myExam Assist.

Coil Portfolio

Patients are more at ease with the one-of-a-kind patient-centered coil portfolio driven by BioMatrix and Tim 4G technology.


Innovision, the revolutionary patient infotainment solution with highly efficient noise cancellation, redefines the in-bore experience.

Deliver productivity gains

MAGNETOM Altea is designed with productivity sown into its DNA. The innovative and revolutionary acceleration technology Deep Resolve, an AI-powered image reconstruction tool that uses convolutional neural networks, is one outstanding component. MAGNETOM Altea, in conjunction with Turbo Suite and its acceleration techniques, accomplishes the goal of lowering overall patient slot times.

Many time-consuming workflow procedures are considerably reduced by automation with myExam Companion, giving users complete assurance in delivering productivity increases.

MAGNETOM Altea features and benefits

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Deliver reproducible results

MAGNETOM Altea is the key to achieving a high level of consistency in diagnostic outcomes across an institution. Highly standardized and repeatable scan findings are routinely achieved with the unique myExam Assist for 10 body regions and the breakthrough BioMatrix Technology.

For consistency across the entire MR system fleet, the company's syngo MR XA software platform and the game-changing syngo Virtual Cockpit are the key to unleashing the vast potential of an institution, assuring that users are fully confident in their ability to deliver reproducible results.

MAGNETOM Altea features and benefits

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Deliver patient satisfaction

MAGNETOM Altea puts patients at ease. With a unique patient-centered coil portfolio powered by BioMatrix Technology and Tim 4G technology, preparation and scanning are considerably shortened and simplified, assuring confidence in the user's ability to deliver patient satisfaction. With Innovision – the revolutionary in-bore infotainment and noise cancellation solution – patient anxiety is replaced with confidence and comfort.


MAGNETOM Altea features and benefits

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Clinical use

High-resolution MR images can help expand precision medicine.

MAGNETOM Altea features and benefits

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Technical specifications

Source: Siemens Healthineers

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Magnet System  
Field strength 1.5 Tesla
Bore size 70 cm Open Bore design
Helium consumption Zero Helium boil-off technology
Gradient strength XJ gradients 33/125 simultaneously [1.3 MVA]
RF technology  
Maximum number of channels2 180
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
Power consumption Eco-Power technology
Siting and Installation  
System length from cover to cover 1.57 m
System weight (in operation) 4.2 tons
Minimum room size3 28 m²

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