Comparison of Current Insulin Pumps

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

Size & Color Options

PumpSize [mm]VolumeWeight [oz]Reservoir SizeConnectionScreenColors
Accu-Chek
Spirit Combo®

ACCU-CHEK® Insulin Pump System
88 x 56 x 213.9 oz/110 g (w/batteries, full cartridge)315 uLuer LockNo ColorBlack (with decals, skins and cases available)
Medtronic
670G

Medtronic Minimed 670G
54 x 97 x 253.37 ozProprietaryColorblack
Insulet
OmniPod

OmniPod Insulin Pump
pod: 61 x 41 x 18
pda: 66 x 110 x 26
Pod: 2.7 ci
PDA: 11.5 ci
OP: 1.2 oz
(full res.)
PDM: 4.0 oz
(w/ batteries)
200uBuilt-inwhite
Sooil USA
DiabecareIIS

Dana IIs Insulin Pump
77 x 46 x 194.3 ci
67cc
1.9 oz300u plasticProprietaryNo Colorblack, grey, pink, green, white
Tandem Diabetes
t:slim X2

Tandem t:slim
79.5 x 50.8 x 15.23.746 ci
61.38 cc
3.95 oz with full reservoir300 uProprietary, t:connectColor Touch Screenblack, plastic leather cases available in multiple colors

Basal and Bolus Specifications

PumpBasal IncrementTotal BasalsUnique Basal ProfilesBasal IntervalBasal DeliveryTemp BasalBolus Increments
Accu-Chek
Spirit Combo®

ACCU-CHEK® Insulin Pump System
0.1u from 0.01 to 25.0 u/hr24/day560 minevery 3 min at 0.2 u/hr
every 6 min at 0.1 u/hr
every 9 min at 0.05 u/hr
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 config software0.1, 0.2, 0.5, 1.0, 2.0 (Quick bolus)
Medtronic
670G

Medtronic Minimed 670G
Insulet
OmniPod

OmniPod Insulin Pump
0.05 u u/hr, up to 30 u/hr48/day73 min% or u/hr (1-12 hrs, in 30 min increments)0.05, 0.1, 0.5, 1.0u
Sooil USA
DiabecareIIS

Dana IIs Insulin Pump
0.1 u/hr or 0.01 u/hr24/day160 minevery 4 mins10% increments from 0% to 200% and up to 12 hours0.1, .05, 1.0u
Tandem Diabetes
t:slim

Tandem t:slim
0.001 with 0.1 units/hr minimum16/day61 minuteevery 5 minsFrom 0% to 250% of current basal (in increments of 1%), 6 temporary basal rates. Duration 15 minutes to 72 hours. Increments of 1 minute.0.05 – 25 units

Bolus Calculator Options and Operation

PumpCarb and Correction FactorsBolus Type1u Bolus Duration
Accu-Chek
Spirit Combo®

ACCU-CHEK® Insulin Pump System
Yes, Carb units, snack size, I:C ratio, bG target, IS factor, meal rise, insulin offset time, insulin acting timeStandard, Extended, Multiwave5
Medtronic
670G

Paradigm Revel 523/723
Yes, manual carb, BG direct from BD meter or manual entryunits or carbs: standard, extended, combination3
Insulet
OmniPod

OmniPod Insulin Pump
Yesunits or carbs, normal, extended, combination7
Sooil USA
DiabecareIIS

Dana IIs Insulin Pump
Yes, manual carbNormal, extended, combination1
Tandem Diabetes
t:slim

Tandem t:slim
Yes, manual carbunits or carbs, normal, quick, extended6

Other Features

PumpBatteryMotorMemorySoftware DownloadBluetoothWater
Accu-Chek
Spirit Combo®

ACCU-CHEK® Insulin Pump System
AA x 1 Alkaline, Lithium or Rechargeable, 1AA Lithium – 80 days
1AA Alkaline – 30 days
Rechargeable – 40 days
DCUp 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 daysDownloads to Accu-Chek 360 Diabetes Management System or Accu-Chek Smart Pix device reader.No8 ft for 1 hr
Medtronic
670G

Paradigm Revel 523/723
AAA for pump, A23 for remote, 3 weeksDC4000 events, volatile (basal & history loss can occur): 24 boluses, 7 day totalsMedtronic CareLink® Therapy Management System and ParadigmPAL™ 3.0 Software at MedtronicNosplash resistant
Insulet
OmniPod

OmniPod Insulin Pump
AAA x 2 (PDA), 4 weeksStepper90 days of data (up to 5400 records)Omnipod Extension for the CoPilot Health Management SystemNowatertight, 3 ft for 30 min
Sooil USA
DiabecareIIS

Dana IIs Insulin Pump
1/2 AA 3.6v lithium, 8-10 weeksDCLast 500 boluses, primes and daily totals. Last 100 alarms (all time and date stamped)noneNoWatertight, 3 ft for 30 min
Tandem Diabetes
t:slim

Tandem t:slim
Integrated rechargeble lithium polymer battery, 7 days with a full chargeMicro-Delivery TechnologyUp to 90 days (11,000 events)t:connect Diabetes Management Application; Mac and PC compatible, Micro USB download of t:slim Pump and supported BG metersNowatertight, 3 feet for 30 minutes

More Features

PumpExtra FeaturesGuarantee800 Number
Accu-Chek
Spirit Combo®

ACCU-CHEK® Insulin Pump System
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.4 years, limited(800) 280-7801
Medtronic
670G

Paradigm Revel 523/723
Enhanced CGM Feature, Predictive Alerts, Low and High Alerts, Rate of Change Alerts, REAL-Time Trend Graphs4 years(800) 933-3322
Insulet
OmniPod

OmniPod Insulin Pump
backlight, reminders & alerts, child lock, integrated Freestyle meter, 1000 common foods in PDA, Tubeless4 years(781) 457-5000
Sooil USA
DiabecareIIS

Dana IIs Insulin Pump
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 languages4 years(866) 747-6645
Tandem Diabetes
t:slim

Tandem t:slim
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 screen4 years(877 801-6901

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

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