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Is Phonak Audeo B a significant upgrade to Audeo V?

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Raji Parangad, MAud

Hearing Healthcare Provider in Wellington Point

29 October 2016 - 1644 Views

Audeo B has faster processing time and teh main difference would be the introduction of rechargable hearing aids in certain models. 

Is Phonak Audeo V a significant upgrade to Audeo Q ?

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Alexandra Tarvin, AuD

Doctor of Audiology in Easley

26 July 2016 - 1055 Views

In addition to quicker processing and bandwidth which leads to brighter sound quality and understanding in a non-distored inner ear, the Venture line of Phonak devices has better understanding in noise. This includes car noise and background noise. All of the features available in the device does depend on the tier/level of device that an individual chooses, however. The higher the level of technology (90 and 70 levels) will perform better in noise than the 50 and 30 levels. The perceived improvement or significance in the upgrade is going to be... Read more

I currently wear Phonak Audeo Q aids and need to purchase a new cell phone. Current phone (4s) has EasyCall attachment; inconsistent connection with EZCall. Audeo Q does not work well at all with the iPhones I've tried (6, 6s). Suggestions?

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Matthew Pearson

Hearing Aid Audiologist in London

09 March 2017 - 390 Views

I have just spoken with Phonak about this very issue. A patient's Android connection to her ComPilot is rock solid but her iPhone tends to disconnect regularly.Apparently there isn't a great answer iPhones do disconnect from time to time.A ComPilot (a neck worn remote/streaming device) with an Android Phone may be a better solution (with an MC1 lapel mic if you want to hide the ComPilot away). That way you can be hands free for calls, adjust the level/change programs, stream music & even attach a remote mic to help with hearing people at a... Read more