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iOS 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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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.

Enhancement
All memberships
New compatible devices.

We continue to add support for new devices – and now include iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, iPad 8th generation, and iPad Air 4th generation.

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.

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
Volume Calculations.

Use the Auto Bladder Volume tool, now back after receiving 510(k) clearance, to auto-calculate volume both pre- and post-void. Also available, a manual volume calculation tool in the Bladder preset for measurement and calculation of pelvic structures, such as the prostate.

New Feature
Pro
Enterprise
Prospective labeling on stills and cines.

By popular request, prospective labeling is now available on both stills and cines.

New Feature
Enterprise
In-app barcode scanning.

Associate a patient in seconds from your worklist with in-app barcode scanning.

Enhancement
Enterprise
Auto session timeout.

You can now enable auto session timeout through MDM.

Enhancement
All memberships
Log out faster.

We have added a new way to log out of the app. You can now log out of your account with a long press on your avatar from the scan screen.

Enhancement
All memberships
Cine stop button.

We expanded the click zone of the cine stop button.

May updates.
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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Enhancement
All memberships
Improved firmware update notification.

This app update includes a 80-second firmware update.

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

Available via the actions menu in the obstetric preset.

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

Available in USA only within the Vascular: Access preset.

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
Save and share 3D bladder volume views.

Available in all countries outside of the USA and Canada.

Enhancement
All memberships
Improved firmware update notification.

This app update includes a 90-second firmware update.

March updates.
Enhancement
All memberships
Improved interface for accessing modes and tools.

Click “Action” in the main imaging screen.

New Feature
Pro
Enterprise
Referral program.

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

Enhancement
All memberships
Extend offline use beyond 30-day limit.

Available upon request through Butterfly Support.

Enhancement
All memberships
Now access the Butterfly Support Portal directly from the app.
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 firmware update notification.

There will now be a timer to indicate how long it will take your iQ to update firmware when you upgrade your iOS software.

End of support for iOS 11.

To continue receiving Butterfly iQ updates, upgrade your mobile software to iOS 12 or newer.