Audiologists have access to several different hearing aid options according to style, technology and advanced features. Many manufacturers use proprietary technology to make their products stand out from the rest. This also includes compatible accessories, with many of the updated choices concentrating on streaming audio wirelessly. Learn more about the hearing products available at Audiological Services of San Francisco.
Hearing Aid Products and Accessories by Manufacturer
Lyric Invisible Hearing Aids
Lyric is an invisible hearing aid by Phonak and is still their most recognizable flagship hearing aid. It is 100 percent invisible, moisture protected and lasts up to three months before needing to be replaced. This is based off of its smart and recyclable battery design. The short life span ensures that customers use the device only when it is working at an optimum level. Maintenance is low and operation is fluid just like any other hearing aid.
Known for their award winning Oticon Opn, Oticon has created some of the best lineups of hearing aids in the industry. Their products are specialized with smartphone apps and access to the IFTTT network. Their current miniRITE devices are supported by the Zpower battery door – a convenient overnight charger. Tinnitus SoundSupport was also rolled out on many of their popular devices and has great options for tinnitus relief.
Phonak has a lot of solutions in their lineup beyond their flagship Lyric product. That includes the Audeo B, Bolero B, Virto B-Titanium, Virto B and CROS B. Their devices are geared towards performance features and easy integration into current technology. When paired with the TV connector or smart phone app, users get a brand new experience. It puts control of the hearing aid directly in their hands no matter where they are in the house. By connecting streaming devices to the hearing aid, patients don’t have to configure multiple setups across their household.
Widex has branded itself as an IPhone hearing aid leader with their highly customizable app. With the introduction of the Widex Beyond hearing aid, the technology improved the sound of their previous products. The Unique is also offered by Widex, and it automatically adjusts based on the current sound profile. There is a fit for everyone, and the company has support for all styles from in the ear to behind the ear. To keep up with their evolving product line, the app is updated regularly across multiple Apple devices.