Carestream DRX-1 System

One wireless detector grows with you 

The Carestream DRX-1 System offers a quick, easy and affordable way to transition to digital radiography. A Wireless DR detector simply slides into existing x-ray equipment and can be used with imaging systems throughout your facility. 

System Benefits

A fast, easy way to move into DR medical imaging: Increased Productivity

  • Images are ready for immediate viewing and manipulation for  reduced exam time and quick answers in the ER and OR

  • Images can be quickly forwarded from the console to a printer, PACS archive, and other network destinations

  • The DRX wireless detector provides cordless positioning freedom

  • Battery charger simultaneously charges three system batteries

  • Software options boost facility workflow

Broad Versatility

  • Designed for many types of general radiography exams

  • Conventional and CR cassettes can still be exposed in Bucky

  • Can be installed as an additional unit in a DR exam room

  • Compatible with many Carestream DR, CR, and health IT systems

Proven DRX Image Quality

  • Increased latitude and high-contrast image detail with optional DIRECTVIEW EVP Plus Software

  • Synchronizes with your generator for non-invasive exposure control

  • System interface ensures the system is ready at the time of exposure.

Wireless Detectors

Detectors that go and grow with you

At the heart of the DRX Family is the world’s first wireless, cassette-sized detector. It works across all DRX imaging equipment and allows you to share detectors across facilities, wherever they are needed the most.


Setting new standards in efficiency and reliability

The original Carestream DRX detector set a new standard for detector performance. The new DRX Plus detector now delivers greater speed, easier handling and improved reliability.


Carestream’s DRX detectors feature:

  • Wireless connectivity to eliminate the hassles and hazards of cables and reduce the risk of infection.

  • Instant access to images to speed decisions on patient care.

  • Ability to share detectors between any DRX room or any mobile DRX system.

  • A separate battery charger that allows the detector to be used while a spare battery is being charged.


Choose a detector that best fits your imaging needs:

  • DRX Plus 3543 and 4343 for general radiology. 

  • DRX Plus 3543C and 4343C for pediatrics and other dose-sensitive applications. 

Carestream DRX-1 Brochure