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Android Butterfly iQ app updates.

We’re constantly looking for your feedback and responding with new features and tools to make the iQ work better for you. We release a new version of the iQ app every month. Check back here to see the latest product updates and feature enhancements.

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December updates.
New Feature
Pro
Enterprise
Biplane Imaging™.

Available in select presets, Biplane Imaging3 allows you to see both short- and long-axis planes simultaneously for confident in-plane needle-guided procedures.

Enhancement
Pro
Enterprise
Pulsed Wave Doppler in Carotid preset.

We’ve added our popular Pulsed Wave Doppler mode1 to the Vascular: Carotid preset, which can help with classifying stenosis and informing disease intervention.  

New Feature
Enterprise
Enterprise-grade study workflows.

We’ve added new study management features to support efficient workflows and credentialing processes: restrictions, tagging, and secondary authors.

Enhancement
Pro
Enterprise
Needle Viz™ gain and angle.

We heard your feedback and are continuing to improve our new Needle Viz tool3. You can now specify needle gain and angle, in addition to direction.

November updates.
New Feature
Pro
Enterprise
Lung Protocol.

Available in the Lung and Pediatric Lung presets, the new Lung Protocol provides segment-by-segment guidance and auto-import of lung zone labels to empower comprehensive lung exams.

New Feature
Pro
Enterprise
Pulsed Wave Doppler available in the Vascular: Access preset.

Our fifth imaging mode. Available in the USA only within the Vascular: Access preset.

Enhancement
All memberships
New compatible devices.

We continue to add support for new devices – and now include Samsung Galaxy Note 20, Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra, Samsung Galaxy Tab S7, and Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+. We also resolved Color and Power Doppler Mode issues on Samsung devices.

October updates.
Enhancement
Pro
Enterprise
Streamlined study uploads.

A new streamlined study upload experience to make it even easier to upload your studies to Butterfly Cloud. Add patient details, fill out a worksheet template, and attach notes to your study all in one place.

New Feature
Pro
Enterprise
Save draft studies.

The ability to upload your studies in draft state to Butterfly Cloud. Once a draft study has been uploaded, it can be edited anytime from the Butterfly mobile app or Butterfly Cloud on desktop.

New Feature
Pro
Enterprise
Manual volume calculations.

A manual volume calculation tool in the Bladder preset for measurement and calculation of pelvic structures, such as the prostate.

July updates.
Enhancement
Pro
Enterprise
Measurements and annotations in the Cloud.

The ability to add linear and ellipse measurements, as well as label images after they have been uploaded to the Cloud is here. This feature has been designed to help save time spent at the bedside, by providing an alternative to performing these functions in real-time.

June updates.
New Feature
Pro
Enterprise
Educational View Guidance now available.

Educational View Guidance, which evaluates the quality of your scan in real-time, is now available for Android users.

Enhancement
All memberships
Support for Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite.

We continue to add support for new devices – and now include Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite.

May updates.
New Feature
Pro
Enterprise
Perform Gestational Age and Amniotic Fluid Index calculations.

Available via the actions menu in the obstetric preset.

Enhancement
All memberships
Improved firmware update notification.

This app update includes a 80-second firmware update.

Enhancement
All memberships
Butterfly iQ now compatible with Trophon2 for fast and automated High-Level Disinfection.

To see if your iQ supports HLD, connect it to your mobile device, open the app, navigate to "Settings", and select "My iQ".

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April updates.
New Feature
Pro
Enterprise
Capture a still image by pressing the battery indicator button on the iQ.

Available via the settings menu

New Feature
Pro
Enterprise
Referral program.

Refer a friend to give them 3 complimentary months of Butterfly Pro membership. Available in USA, Australia, and New Zealand only.

New Feature
Pro
Enterprise
Worklist support.

Pull patient demographics from a connected worklist to streamline exam documentation. Contact support if you need any assistance connecting to your local worklist.

New Feature
Pro
Enterprise
Retrospective labeling of cines.

Label cine clips once they are captured in your outbox.

Enhancement
Enterprise
Enhanced security features for enterprise deployments.
March updates.
Enhancement
All memberships
Extend offline use beyond 30-day limit.

Available upon request through Butterfly Support.

Enhancement
All memberships
Access the Butterfly Support Portal directly from the app.
Enhancement
Enterprise
Enterprise login support.
New Feature
Pro
Enterprise
Easy share to social from the App.
Enhancement
All memberships
Landscape support for Android tablets.
Enhancement
Pro
Enterprise
Image commenting / collaboration tools.
New Feature
Pro
Enterprise
Ophthalmic imaging is now available in Europe for iQs that support high-level disinfection (HLD).

To see if your iQ supports HLD, connect it to your mobile device, open the app, navigate to “Settings,” select “My iQ” (Not available in the US).

Enhancement
All memberships
Improved clarity around the length of time your iQ will take to update its firmware.
Enhancement
All memberships
We continue to add support for new devices.

Release 1.16 supports Samsung Note 9, Note 10 US, Note 10+ US.