Three Must Have Hearing Aid Features for Optimal Performance in 2019 PLUS a few more niche ones for specialist applications. As well as our predictions on what is coming in 2019 Updated: 22/5/19 Modern hearing aids have many built-in features.  The biggest question is which is the best hearing aid for you? It is hard

Rechargeable Hearing Aids

In the past decade or so, there has been some experimentation with rechargeable hearing aids. Most notably Siemens (now Signia) and GN Resound (who later stopped using these batteries). Siemens uses an older nickel-metal-hydride battery, which delivers about 8-10 hours of use per charge. In 2017, everything started to change in regards to rechargeable hearing
Single-sided deafness (SSD) refers to a condition where a person has usable hearing in one ear only. The poorer ear does not receive benefit from traditional hearing aids, whilst the better ear may have normal hearing, or a hearing loss. People with SSD may have difficulties in localising sounds, detecting speech on their poorer hearing
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Which Hearing Aid is the Best
Hearing aid technology levels are arbitrary levels set by suppliers and hearing aid retailers to separate hearing aids into different performance and hearing aid price categories. Different manufacturers have different levels and some have fewer or more levels. At Value Hearing & Tinnitus Solutions, we use 5 different levels to group different manufacturer’s technology into. They increase

Widex Launched UNIQUE™

UNIQUE™ Widex has recently launched their newest hearing aid technology called the UNIQUE™. The new Unique range replaces the well-known DREAM™ range. With the incredibly wide dynamic range of 108dB the Unique can give you access to a much wider range of sounds from very soft ( 5dBSPL) up to very loud (113dBSPL). This gives
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New Technology On The Horizon

Earlier this year Phonak and Siemens launched fantastic new chipsets but did not fill out their entire range yet. So we expect some new releases based on their current industry leading technologies during the EUHA. Phonak is expected to roll out their 24 bit Venture chipset to in-the-ear hearing aids. Siemens is likely to launch low
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Not if they’re properly fitted by a qualified professional. Properly fitted hearing aids don’t just crank up the volume on everything, they increase it in those areas where you have a hearing loss. Think of them as your own personal graphic equaliser, increasing the volume where you need it most. But they also amplify different