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Sound SmartDR is the best-selling digital radiography system in veterinary history, with 5000+ installations over the last eight years. Created to be the easiest, most intuitive digital radiography system ever for veterinary use. With speed, efficiency, and accuracy in mind, you have essential controls at your fingertips and expert tools only a touch away.


  • Veterinary-specific workflow with three steps or less to acquisition
  • Medical grade acquisition station — IP65 rated for dust and water
  • On-demand training and support
  • MusicaVET intelligent image processing for consistent image quality
  • 3D position assistant
  • On-demand training and support
  • Support two panels on a single acquisition station
  • Acquisition multi-user support


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Built with our customer’s workflow in mind

Acquire images with diagnostic confidence in three steps or less
Our flat panel detectors combine the best in amorphous silicon sensor panels, radiation-converting materials, low-noise analog and high-speed digital electronics.
  • Varex Detector Panel
  • 17”x17” Cesium Panel
  • Auto Exposure Detection (AED)
  • High frame rates, low noise, high reliability
  • IP68 Panel Rating (Maximum Dust and Water Rating)

Work Flow Optimized Three steps or less to acquisition with an Intuitive interface and easily customized protocols to streamline image creation.
3D Position Assistant Proper positioning reference at the finger-tips for common to not so common views. Get the image you want the first time.
Training & Support On-demand help videos and technical support enable new users to be trained on imaging in minutes and delivers fast access to help when it’s needed most.
MusicaVET automatically analyzes each image based on each of its contrast levels, optimizes each independently, and re-combines for an enhanced image, every time. Sound pairs the right MusicaVET software version to the panel detector type in order to maximize the most constant image quality for your patients. Combining MusicaVET Intelligent Image Processing with Sound’s state of the art workflow, enables users to get more out of radiography than ever before.
  • Power: Handles high-sensitivity panels with low-dose techniques
  • Balanced: Simultaneously present soft-tissue and bone structures clearly
  • Intelligent: Handles variations in species, size, anatomy, and x-ray technique, with no manual tuning
  • Consistent: Provides high quality diagnostics from patient-to-patient, view-to-view, and user-to-user

“We look at images from virtually every digital radiography system marketed to veterinarians coast to coast. The images we see from SmartDR with MusicaVET are the best images we see. I don’t think there’s an imaging processing system out there better than MusicaVET.”

Bennett FaginDVM, DACVR—Vet Rad Ltd

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