FUJIFILM Endoscopy

Fujifilm Endoscopy Innovation: Past, Present, and Unbelievable

May 1985 (DDW)
Series 2000
First commercially available flexible video endoscope.
May 1989 (DDW)
First Super-Image, 120% screen image flexible video endoscope.
May 1990 (DDW)
Series 7
First High Resolution CCD.
May 1991 (DDW)
Probe Ultrasound System.
May 1993 (DDW)
300 Series
First 250,000 pixel CCD Super-Image flexible video endoscopes.
May 1995 (DDW)
200 Series
First 410,000 pixel CCD High-Resolution Super-Image flexible video endoscopes.
May 2000 (DDW)
485 Series Endoscopes
First 850,000 pixel CCD High-Definition flexible video endoscopes.
First 7.5 MHz Probe for endoscopic ultrasound.
May 2002
G-5™ Endoscope
First ergonomically advanced, 410,000 pixel CCD flexible video endoscope. Lightest endoscope available in the world.
May 2003 (DDW)
G-5 Endoscopy™
First concept in endoscopy to bring endoscope form and function together with the financing options, service flexibility, and customer care necessary to completely change the practice of endoscopy for the new millennium.
490 Series Endoscopes
First megapixel CCD (1 million pixel +) endoscope available in the world using FUJIFILM’s proprietary Super CCD technology.
June 2004
Double Balloon Endoscopy ® System
First endoscopic system capable of providing therapeutic access for the full length of the small bowel.
May 2008 (DDW)
500 Series Endoscopes
Innovative endoscopes that combine improved handling and functionality, increasing procedure productivity and once again improving the practice of endoscopy.
High-Definition endoscopy (HDe®)
First High-Definition endoscopy in both progressive and interlaced formats designed to improve image quality across Fujinon product platforms.
First High-Definition endoscopy processing platform to offer both progressive and interlaced formats.
First Compact, high-definition platform maximizing performance and value.
November 2012
Ultrasound System launch of SU-8000 Endoscopic Ultrasound Video Processor
Equipped with ZONE SONOGRAPHY and sound speed correction technologies which provide high quality images with improved high resolution.
EBUS System launch of EB-530US
Ultrasound Video Bronchoscope
EG-530UR2 and EG-530UT2
Ultrasound Video Endoscopes launch
April 2013
EB-530S,T,H- 530 Series Video Bronchoscope Launch
Video Bronchoscope launch
June 2014
600 Series Video Endoscopes with CMOS Technology Launch
EC-600WL Video Colonoscope and EG-600WR Video Gastroscope
October 2014
Reintroduction of EPX-4440HD
Digital Video Processor and Light Source with FICE - Flexible Spectral Imaging Color Enhancement
November 2015
EC-600HL & EC-600LS with CMOS- Video Colonoscope launch
Intended for the visualization of the lower digestive tract, specifically for the observation, diagnosis, and endoscopic treatment of the rectum and large intestine.