Expert Answers from Hearing Healthcare Providers

Questions are ranked based on popularity. Answers are provided by members of our professional provider directory. Choose from the available topics below, or check to see if your question has already been asked using our search engine.

Popular Topics Show all topics

Showing Questions Tagged With

Are there any differences between normal Phonak hearing aids and the Phonak hearing aids sold at Costco, in terms of quality and performance?

Asieh hariran

Asieh Haririan, BSc

Hearing Healthcare Provider in North Vancouver

20 May 2016 - 20308 Views

Audeo uses a newer chip built and introduced to the market at the beginning of 2015, whereas Brio uses an older chip built in 2012. A few benefits of the newer chip in Audeo 90 are: Automatic Auto sense, comfort in car, comfort in echo, and good quality of music.

What's the difference between the Phonak Brio and the Brio 2?

Open uri20141215 13900 1ah6tyf?1418658219

Julie Norin, AuD

Doctor of Audiology in Baltimore

01 November 2016 - 9241 Views

The Phonak Brio and Brio 2 are products that are specially made for and only sold at Costco warehouses. I only work with the main Phonak products that are available to audiologists market-wide, so I am not all that familiar with the specifics of the Brio/Brio 2 products; However, I do know that they are not the exact same product as the current Phonak V-platform products, and do not have the same exact features as the regular line sold market-wide by myself and other audiologists in clinics, medical practices, and private hearing practices.  Costco... Read more

What are the upgrades from Phonak Brio R-312T?

Does the Phonak Brio address speech intelligibility?