The number of channels the hearing aid can be set to use. The more channels the more accurately the device can be adjusted, the better you can filter out unwanted noise.
Bands are the frequency areas in which the hearing instrument can perform its operations. The more bands, the better and more accurate the hearing aid can perform the operations.
Can be paired with iPhone?
The hearing aid can be connected to your iPhone phone without the need for accessories.
Can be connected to Android?
The hearing aid can be connected to your Android phone without the need for accessories.
The hearing aid contains bluetooth so that it can be connected directly to almost any mobile phone with bluetooth.
Find my hearing aid
The app keeps track of where these hearing aids were last registered. This gives you the opportunity to find them once you've lost them. This function only works when you allow this to happen.
iOS apps to link icm accessories
In combination with the accessories, you can adjust your hearing aid via the iOS app on your phone.
Android apps link icm accessories
In combination with the accessories, you can adjust your hearing aid via the Android app on your phone.
Loose volume switch
A switch located on the hearing aid to control the volume.
Push button (program/volume)
A button on the hearing aid to select the different programs, if necessary, and/or in some cases to use them as a volume control.
Telecoil / Telecoil
A loop can be used in various public areas including theatres, church buildings and crematoria. Note: A separate program must be activated for this. In the situations described above, a telecoil is used to connect the speaker's microphone or to connect the music or other audio so that it is sent directly to your hearing aid.
Dust and moisture resistance is indicated in IP. The first digit indicates the degree of protection against dust. At zero it is not protected against dust and 6 is the maximum score: dustproof. The second number has to do with the moisture resistance. A zero means totally not moisture-proof and 8 is the maximum score: press-waterproof, continuous immersion can have the device. You can't keep it in water for a long time.
With these hearing aids it is possible to add child-friendly battery drawers, buttons and/or nice child colours.
Solo equipment compatible by means of accessory
These hearing aids have the ability to connect to external microphones. It can be used in meetings, at school, in noise, at presentations and other important occasions.
Battery indicator light
This is a light on the hearing aid that shows whether the hearing aid is switched on or off and in which program the hearing aid is set. This is particularly useful for people who are not able to indicate this properly themselves.
These hearing aids can keep track of how often, for how long and in what type of situations the hearing aids have been used. This can be useful for the hearing care professional in order to be able to better adjust the hearing aid.
Noise / Tinnitus masks
This function can provide noise, which may alleviate tinnitus complaints.
Suitable for music
Hearing aids can adapt to music and make music sound warmer and more comfortable. Our hearing care professionals rate this function with 1 to 5 stars so that you can also see how well this function works on this hearing aid.
Frequency shift shifts frequencies that are not or badly audible to (mostly) lower frequencies so that they can be heard again. If the function is not in the unit, a cross is displayed here.
The feedback suppressor suppresses the whistling of the hearing aid. Our hearing care professionals rate this function with 1 to 5 stars so that you can also see how well this function works on this hearing aid. If the function is not in the unit, a cross is displayed here.
Suppression of impulse noise
Suppresses sudden unwanted noises such as the placing of a cup or the ringing of a bunch of keys. Our hearing care professionals rate this function with 1 to 5 stars so that you can also see how well this function works on this hearing aid. If the function is not in the unit, a cross is displayed here.
Wind noise reduction
Detects wind noise and suppresses sound. Our hearing care professionals rate this function with 1 to 5 stars so that you can also see how well this function works on this hearing aid. If the function is not in the unit, a cross is displayed here.
This function suppresses reverberation and echo.
Environment adaptation (automatic program)
With environmental adaptation, the environment is scanned and the hearing aid adjusts accordingly. Our hearing care professionals rate this function with 1 to 5 stars so that you can also see how well this function works on this hearing aid. If the function is not in the unit, a cross is displayed here.
The devices adapt to each other and exchange information. For example, if the left unit signals that the noise reduction should be switched on, the right unit also turns on.
Both devices communicate with each other, if you turn up the volume on your right device, then the left device will automatically go up, for example.
The device recognizes speech sounds and focuses on them in particular. Our hearing care professionals rate this function with 1 to 5 stars so that you can also see how well this function works on this hearing aid. If the function is not in the unit, a cross is displayed here.
The hearing aid recognises the sound situation you are in and will adjust itself accordingly.
Compatible with CROS/BICROS device
The hearing care professional can remotely adjust this hearing aid to your needs. You don't have to go to a hearing care shop to change the settings.
Remote software/firmware update
With some new hearing aids, software updates can be performed using an app on your smartphone. This way you don't have to go to the Hearing Care Professional on location to make an adjustment.
Microphone adjustable in all directions
The microphone can be set in the direction you want, this can be done automatically, by setting up an extra program or via an app. Setting the microphone yourself can be fine because you can then decide for yourself whether the person/sound will be amplified on the left, right, rear or in front of you.
Hearing aid can make the software more advanced at a later date.
There are 4 types of hearing loss: light, moderate, medium and heavy. Ask a hearing care professional what type of hearing loss you have in order to make a better choice for a hearing aid. We always check whether the device is suitable for your hearing loss before we order it for you.
Light, Moderate, Medium Heavy
If a hearing aid can stream binaurally, you can hear the sound of devices you have connected to the hearing aid (e.g. the TV, music system or telephone) in both ears. If the hearing aid does not have this function, you can only hear these sounds in 1 of the 2 hearing aids.
A fast charging hearing aid is fully charged within 20 seconds.
Heart Rate Monitor
The device measures the heart rate at rest and in action and can use this as a basis for indicating the condition of the user via the app.
By tapping on the hearing aid you can ask questions to the hearing aid. These will then be answered directly in your ear.
The hearing aid counts the user's steps and can provide advice on movement.
The hearing instrument recognizes it when the user has fallen and sends a warning beep to contacts in the user's phone.
The hearing aid can translate live what the speaker tells the hearing aid user. The user hears the translation directly in his ear. The user can speak back in his own language. This is translated directly in front of the conversation partner by means of subtitles on the smartphone.