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Maximizing Your 3T Productivity.

Healthcare providers worldwide are under increasing pressure to manage two contradictory forces: delivering the highest quality care while contending with a reduced budget. The number of MRI scans continues to rise as MRI continues to prove its diagnostic value and expand growing clinical fields 1. At the same time, global reimbursements continue to fall. 

The MAGNETOM Skyra from Siemens Healthineers is 3T MRI designed to turn these challenges into opportunities.


Features & Benefits

Growing healthcare expenditures and changing patient populations have led to an increased demand for standardization and higher efficiency. With a full range of routine and advanced applications, the MAGNETOM Skyra allows you to answer these challenges. Improve your processes through greater standardization and extend your clinical capabilities by offering new services.

Technical Details

Field strength

3 Tesla, Superconductor

Bore size

70 cm Open Bore Design

Magnet length

163 cm

Helium consumption

Zero helium boil-off technology


Passive and active shimming. Passive shimming during installation. Higher order shim standard. 

Gradient strength

XQ Gradients (45 mT/m @200 T/m/s)

Maximum number of channels3 204
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

24, 48, 64, 128


173 cm

Weight (in operation)

7.3 tons

Power requirement

84 kVA

Minimum room size4 31 m2

Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you solve your most pressing challenges.

1 IMV Report 2014 IV-20.
2 Dot Cockpit Usability Study (2013) for Dot and non-Dot users.
3 Channels (coil elements) that can be connected simultaneously.
4 Minimum total space requirements for magnet, electronics, and console room.