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Comparison of Current Insulin Pumps

*Please note that the Diabetes Mall does not sell or promote any particular pump.

Size & Color Options

Pump Animas
Ping

Animas 2020 insulin pump
Accu-Chek
Spirit Combo®

ACCU-CHEK® Insulin Pump System
Asante Snap
Medtronic
Paradigm Revel

Paradigm Revel 523/723
Insulet
OmniPod

OmniPod Insulin Pump
Sooil USA
DiabecareIIS

OmniPod Insulin Pump
Tandem Diabetes
t:slim

Tandem t:slim
Size [mm] 51 x 77 x 18 88x 56 x 21 98.5 x 43.7 x 19.0 523: 76.2 x 50.8 x 20.3
723: 91.4 x 50.8 x 20.3
pod: 61 x 41 x 18
pda: 66 x 110 x 26
77 x 46 x 19 79.5 x 50.8 x 15.2
Volume 5.525 ci
90.54 cc
  81.8 cc   Pod: 2.7 ci
PDA: 11.5 ci
4.3 ci
67 cc
3.746 ci or 61.38cc
Weight [oz] 3.9 3.9 oz/110 g (w/batteries, full cartridge) 2.9 523: 3.53 oz
723: 3.81 oz
OP: 1.2 oz
(full res.)
PDM: 4.0 oz
(w/ batteries)
1.9 oz 3.95oz. with full reservoir
Reservoir
Size
200u 315 u 300 u (glass) 523: 176 u
723: 300 u
200u 300u plastic 300u
Connection Luer lock Luer lock Proprietary Proprietary Built-in Proprietary Luer Lock
Color Color Screen No color No color No color   No color Color Touch Screen
Colors blue, silver, black, pink, green Black (with decals, skins and cases available) red, blue, black blue, clear, pink, purple, smoke or customize white Black, Gray, Pink, Green, White Standard Black. Plastic and Leather Cases available in multiple colors

Basal and Bolus Specifications

Pump Animas
Ping
Accu-Chek
Spirit Combo®
Asante Snap

Medtronic
Paradigm Revel

Insulet
OmniPod
Sooil USA
DiabecareIIS
Tandem Diabetes
t:slim
Basal
Increment
0.025u 0.1u from 0.01 to 25.0 u/hr .05 u from 0.1 - 4.0 units or 0 0.025 u 0.05 u u/hr, up to 30 u/hr 0.1 u/hr or 0.01 u/hr 0.001 with 0.1 units/hr minimum
Total
Basals
12/day 24/day 10/day 48/day 48/day 24/day 16/day
Unique Basal
Profiles
4 5 4 3 7 1 6
Basal
Interval
30 min 60 min 15 min 30 min 3 min 60 min 1 minute increments
Basal
Delivery
varies, 0.2 u/hr every 3 mins every 3 min at 0.2 u/hr
every 6 min at 0.1 u/hr
every 9 min at 0.05 u/hr
1 u/h every 3 minutes varies, 0.6 u/hr = every 10 mins   every 4 mins Every 5 mins
Temp
Basal
-90% to +200% in increments of 10% for 0.5 to 24 hours (30 min increments) in 10% increments from 0% to 250%, and 15 min to 24 hr; Adjustable from 0% - 500% for up to 50 hours with Accu-Chek configuration software Duration 15 min increments to 24 hrs, From 0% to 500% (or the basal limite, whichever is lower) of the current basal +/- 0.1 u increment as single basal rate for 0.5 to 24 hrs or as % of current basal % or u/hr (1-12 hrs, in 30 min increments) 10% increments from 0% to 200% and up to 12 hours From 0% to 250% of current basal (in increments of 1%), 6 temporary basal rates. Duration 15 minutes to 72 hours. Increments of 1 minute.
Bolus
Increments
0.05 visual or audio, 0.1, 1.0, 5.0 audio 0.1, 0.2, 0.5, 1.0, 2.0 (Quick bolus) .05, 0.1, 0.25, 0.5, 1.0, 2.0, 5.0 units .025, 0.1 visual, 0.5 or 1.0 visual or audio, remote extra 0.05, 0.1, 0.5, 1.0u 0.1, .05, 1.0u 0.05 - 25 units

Bolus Calculator Options and Operation

Pump Animas
Ping
Accu-Chek
Spirit Combo®
Asante Snap

Medtronic
Paradigm Revel

Insulet
OmniPod
Sooil USA
DiabecareIIS
Tandem Diabetes
t:slim
Carb and
Correction
Factors
Yes, carb and bg values can be entered into the pump or meter-remote Yes, Carb units, snack size, I:C ratio, bG target, IS factor, meal rise, insulin offset time, insulin acting time Yes, manual carb and BG entry, selectable IOB mode which allows user to pick how to apply IOB Yes, manual carb, BG direct from BD meter or manual entry Yes Yes, manual carb Yes, manual carb
Bolus Type units or carbs: standard, extended, combination Standard, Extended, Multiwave Programming via direct, audio, or smart bolus. Delivery as Now, Timed, Combo, 30 min to 5 hrs in 15 min increments units or carbs: standard, extended, combination units or carbs, normal, extended, combination Normal, extended, combination units or carbs, normal, quick, extended
1 u Bolus
Duration
1 or 3 sec 5 sec 20 sec 30 sec 40 sec 12 sec ~ 30 sec

Other Features

Pump Animas
Ping
Accu-Chek
Spirit Combo®
Asante Snap

Medtronic
Paradigm Revel

Insulet
OmniPod
Sooil USA
DiabecareIIS
Tandem Diabetes
t:slim
Battery AA lithium or alkaline x 1 AA x 1 Alkaline, Lithium or Rechargeable integrated, no user-serviceable battery, last 20 days AAA for pump, A23 for remote AAA x 2 (PDA) 1/2 AA 3.6v lithium Integrated rechargeble lithium polymer battery
Battery Life 4-6 weeks with lithium, 2-4 with alkaline 1AA Lithium - 80 days
1AA Alkaline - 30 days
Rechargeable - 40 days
up to 10 days with typical use or 300 units, whichever comes first 3 weeks 4 weeks 8-10 weeks 7 days with a full charge
Motor DC DC stepper DC stepper DC Micro-Delivery Technology
Memory non-volatile: 500 boluses, 270 basals, 120 daily totals, 60 alarms, 60 primes, 900 bg levels Up to 1,000 diary records with date and time, BG test results, meal time (events), carbs, health event, bolus type and bolus amount. Displays BG average and standard deviation for 7, 14, 30, 60 or 90 days, Displays BG trends for last 8hrs, 24hrs, 48 hrs or 7 days non-volatile, 60 days of data, 150 boluses, 30 daily totals, 150 BG values, 750 basal events, 400 alarm or alert events 4000 events, volatile (basal & history loss can occur): 24 boluses, 7 day totals 90 days of data (up to 5400 records) Last 500 boluses, primes and daily totals. Last 100 alarms (all time and date stamped) Up to 90 days (11,000 events)
Software
Download
ezManager Max, downloads in 3 minutes with dongle and software that is available at Animas Downloads to Accu-Chek 360 Diabetes Management System or Accu-Chek Smart Pix device reader. Diasend in 2014 Medtronic CareLink® Therapy Management System and ParadigmPAL™ 3.0 Software at Medtronic Omnipod Extension for the CoPilot Health Management System none t:connect Diabetes Management Application; Mac and PC compatible, Micro USB download of t:slim Pump and supported BG meters
Water? 12 ft for 24 hrs 8 ft for 1 hr spray proof (ipx5) splash resistant watertight, 3 ft for 30 min Watertight, 3 ft for 30 min watertight, 3 feet for 30 minutes
Extra
Features
Remote boluses from meter within 10 ft. ezCarb software stores up to 500 food CalorieKing database on the meter-remote for carb counting. Calculator features for carbohydrates, blood glucose corrections and insulin; reminders for time of day and when to perform blood glucose checks. Pump and meter-remote are available in Spanish. PC and Mac downloads are available with ezManager Max software choice of standard, advanced or custom selectable user menus, icon- and menu-driven programming, backlit display, reversible display screen, 12 languages, audible or vibrating bolus confirmation and alerts.   can choose Insulin on Board mode, Select Correction or all, "Eat Carbohydrate," Do not bolus Warning, prefilled glass cartridge, blocked set alarm occlusion detecive system, autopriming, never needs battery changed or charged, 4 week free trial, $99 upgrades at any time, drop detecto, missed insulin reminder, built-in flashlight Enhanced CGM Feature, Predictive Alerts, Low and High Alerts, Rate of Change Alerts, REAL-Time Trend Graphs backlight, reminders & alerts, child lock, integrated Freestyle meter, 1000 common foods in PDA, Tubeless Carb Counting Program, Auto Dose capability, Bolus frequency restrictions, preset meal and default bolus. PIN# programming and access to functions including daily maximums and mode settings for healthcare professions / caregivers. Backlight, icon menu. Auto display of remaining insulin and remaining battery life. Lock-out feature with PIN unlock. Twelve languages Only touchscreen insulin pump in the US, Carb bolus allows grams for different food in a meal to be added individually, Insulin on Board displayed on home screen
Guarantee 4 years 4 years, limited 4 years (controller) 4 years 4 years 4 years 4 years
800#s (877) 937-7867 (800) 280-7801 877-265-7141 (800) 933-3322 (781)
457-5000
(866)
747-6645
(877) 801-6901

*Please note that the Diabetes Mall does not sell or promote any particular pump.

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