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Created to accelerate procedures and learning curves for improved patient outcome with advanced imaging, VISERA ELITE III is the future-proof endoscopic visualisation platform with software upgrades e.g. NIR and 3D and technology that allows you to focus on your procedures, while significantly reducing future costs.


VISERA ELITE III Visualisation platform

As a future-proof one-for-all system that grows with your individual needs, VISERA ELITE III is the endoscopic visualisation platform with software upgrades, designed to improve patient outcomes and standardise processes.

LED Light Source

Experience unique natural full color
reproduction with the VISERA ELITE III
Full Color IR LED Light source.

4K Camera Head

Discover incredibly fine details in true 4K image quality with the small and lightweight camera head featuring Infrared (IR), Narrow Band Imaging (NBI) and Yellow Enhancement (YE) observation modes. The Continuous Auto Focus (CAF) and Extended Depth of Field (EDOF) help to minimise distractions and broaden the focus area.

4K 3D Medical LCD Monitor

Benefit from high quality 4K UHD video images in 3D and 2D. The Advanced Image Multiple Enhancer (A.I.M.E) produces sharp, vivid image of structures without increasing noise.


Perform 3D procedures without compromises. The autoclavable, rigid ENDOEYE 3D provides comfortable, natural 3D perception with a wide field of view and realistic colors.


The ENDOEYE HD II is a video laparoscope that combines vivid visualisation and comfortable control. The advanced chip-on-the-tip technology provides bright and clear images.


The ENDOEYE FLEX 3D delivers HDTV in 3D and is capable of 100° angulation in four directions for an excellent view in all situations, which cannot be achieved with conventional rigid system.

Advanced Imaging — For Improved Surgical Outcome

Identify anatomical structures like nerves, arteries, ureter and pleura that are surrounded by fatty tissue with the Yellow Enhancement (YE) mode.

Visualise the most minute vascular and mucosal patterns with the help of Narrow Band Imaging (NBI).

Focus on your procedures in a constant sharp picture through 4K CMOS and the unique Continuous Auto Focus (CAF) and Extended Depth of field (EDOF) functions.

Discover impressive fluorescence guided surgery for better perfusion control and easier identification of biliary structures. Choose the IR gain that suits the situation and experience three selectable IR modes.

ENDOEYE Rigid: Stable Horizon Without Compromise

Change the direction of view while maintaining a stable horizon. ENDOEYE Rigid 30° supports your continuous critical view and provides you an always reliable orientation even at challenging viewing angles with its continuous mechanical rotation function.

ENDOEYE Flex: Flexibility without Compromise

Use the joystick to easily shift the field of view smoothly to the desired location. Get better access to narrow cavities and obtain the best viewing angle quickly of the organ being viewed with the short flexible tip of ENDOEYE Flex.

State-of-the-art Medical Expert Training

Hands-on courses, e-learnings, workshops, peer-to-peer trainings, accredited continuing trainings and custom on-demand learning for physicians who want to develop their skills and knowledge.

Browse through our resources and find the education that fits best to your needs.

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16 Devices will be available upon declaration of conformity, product registration or market clearance in each country’s jurisdiction. Some devices might not be available in some areas. Pending 510(k), not available for sale in the United States.
17 Manufacturers: Olympus Surgical Technologies Europe, Olympus Winter & Ibe GmbH, Kuehnstraße 61, 22045 Hamburg, Germany, | Olympus Medical Systems Corp, 2951 Ishikawa-cho, Hachioji-shi, Tokyo 192-8507, Japan, | Olympus Surgical Technologies America, 800 West Park Drive, Westborough, MA 01581, U.S.A., | Sony Corporation, 1-7-1 Konan Minato-ku, Tokyo, 108-0075 Japan