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    Device Comparison

    OUR prices are so affordable that we suggest all our clients to purchase our products even as a SECOND kit for traveling, containing an Auto Machine + A Nasal Mask (for everyday use) + A Full Mask for more difficult days (after heavy drinking/eating evenings..).
    In the following chart we tried to present the main differences between the various ResMed CPAP devices.

    Feature S8 Compact S8 Escape S8 Elite S8 AutoSet Vantage
    DC Cable No Yes Yes Yes
    Battery No Optional Optional Optional
    Modes CPAP CPAP CPAP, EPR CPAP, EPR, AutoSet
    Pressure levels 4-20 cm H2O 4-20 cm H2O 4-20 cm H2O 4-20 cm H2O
    Exhale Pressure Relief No No Yes Yes
    Breath by Breath detection No No No Yes
    Heated humidification HumidAire 3i HumidAire 3i HumidAire 3i HumidAire 3i
    Altitude adjustment Manual Manual Automatic Automatic
    Ramp Setting 0 - 45 minutes 0 - 45 minutes 0 - 45 minutes 0 - 45 minutes
    Data storage Usage Usage (180 recent sessions) Usage, mask leak, AHI, events and pressure Usage, mask leak, AHI, events and pressure
    Data Downloading Localy Localy / Remotely Localy / Remotely Localy / Remotely
    Alert System Parts replacement, Contact Provider Parts replacement, Contact Provider, mask off Parts replacement, Contact Provider, mask off Parts replacement, Contact Provider, mask off
    Leak compensation No Yes Yes Yes
    Auto start No Yes Yes Yes
    Warranty 3 years 3 years 3 years 3 years






    Feature VPAP III VPAP III ST VPAP III ST-A
    DC Cable Yes Yes Yes
    Battery Optional Optional Optional
    Modes CPAP, Spontaneous CPAP, Spontaneous, Timed, Spontaneous / Timed CPAP, Spontaneous, Timed, Spontaneous / Timed
    Pressure levels IPAP: 3-25 cm H20
    EPAP: 3-25 cm H20
    CPAP: 4-20 cm H20
    IPAP: 3-25 cm H20
    EPAP: 3-25 cm H20
    CPAP: 4-20 cm H20
    IPAP: 2-30 cm H20
    EPAP: 2-25 cm H20
    CPAP: 4-20 cm H20
    Exhale pressure relief Yes Yes Yes
    Breath by Breath detection Yes Yes Yes
    Min/Max inhalation/exhalation times Yes Yes Yes
    Leak Compensation Yes Yes Yes
    Heated humidification HumidAire 2i HumidAire 2i HumidAire 2i
    Altitude adjustment Automatic Automatic Automatic
    Ramp Setting 0 - 45 minutes 0 - 45 minutes 0 - 45 minutes
    Data storage Usage, mask leak, AHI, events and pressure Usage, mask leak, AHI, events and pressure Usage, mask leak, AHI, events, pressure and percentage of breaths initiated by the patient
    Data Downloading Remotely Remotely Remotely
    Alert System Parts replacement, Contact Provider, Mask off Parts replacement, Contact Provider, Mask off Comprehensive adjustable alarm system including power failure, mask off, non-vented mask, low minute ventilation, low and high pressure
    Screen display cycle indicator, measured Ti and I:E ratio cycle indicator, measured Ti and I:E ratio cycle indicator, measured Ti and I:E ratio,respiratory rate (RR), tidal volume and inspiratory time, alarm colored indicators
    Additional Features Mask fitting, 3 levels of breath sensitivity Noninvasive treatment, Mask fitting, 3 levels of breath sensitivity. Mask fitting, 3 levels of breath sensitivity, Adjustable alarm system
    Warranty 3 years 3 years 3 years



    In the following chart we tried to present the main differences between the various ResMed CPAP devices.

    Feature CPAP VPAP
    Action Delivers constant level of air pressure Delivers 2 sets of Pressures: High for inhale and low for exhale.
    Modes CPAP and optional EPR CPAP,Spontaneuos, Timed, Spontaneous / Timed
    Pressure levels 4-20 cm H2O IPAP: 2-30 cm H20
    EPAP: 2-25 cm H20
    CPAP: 4-20 cm H20
    Potential patients Obstructive sleep apnea Wide spectrum of complicated respiratory disfunctions(CSA, Congestive heart failure, Atelectasis etc.)
    Exhale Pressure Relief Delta(In cm H2O) 3 cm H2O (when using EPR mode) 12 cm H2O
    Ventilation ability No VPAP ST-A
    Comfort level Normal (with a humidifier) High
    Heated humidification HumidAire 3i