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I am 62 and new to hearing aids. My test shows loss in mid-range freq. I have to turn the TV up and lose words in conversations, etc. I want the best hardware - small, light-weight. Which will work better for me Signia primax 7px or Oticon Opn?

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Lisa Goldstein, MA

Hearing Healthcare Provider in Tarzana

19 July 2016 - 2648 Views

Siemens and Oticon are both excellent manufacturers, researching and developing the best in hearing aid technology. I have worked with both the Primax 7 and the new Oticon Opn with success. It's always nice to work with an audiologist that will let you try both instruments however, it also depends on your needs. If you want the latest in direct connection to your iphone that option is not available in the Siemens product. On the other hand, Siemens is the way to go if you want a rechargable device. If you have an audiologist that you are comfortable... Read more

I have the StreamLine TV, Pure 13 BT Primax, and a Samsung Android phone. Which apps do I use to listen to the TV through my hearing aids?

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Sheri Gostomelsky, AuD

Doctor of Audiology in Deerfield

18 August 2017 - 779 Views

An app that will stream live TV through your devices is called Tunity.  It will be of help when you are not at home. 

Is the Signia Cellion Primax compatible with easytek?

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Abram Bailey, AuD

Doctor of Audiology, Hearing Tracker Founder

18 June 2017 - 337 Views

According to the Cellion primax data sheet (page 10), the Signia Cellion primax is compatible with EasyTek™.  Audio streaming via EasyTek is available in the 5px and 7px technology levels.

Does the Signia Pure 13 BT primax work with Apple Watch Series 2?

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Lee Oreskovich

Hearing Healthcare Provider in Omaha

09 June 2017 - 636 Views

The Signia Pure 13 BT Primax does not work with the Apple Watch Series 2 currently. There are other products that do however this one is not compatible.

What range of hearing loss is the Signia Silk hearing aid appropriate for?

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Abram Bailey, AuD

Doctor of Audiology, Hearing Tracker Founder

28 April 2017 - 793 Views

According to documentation provided by Signia, the Silk hearing aid is appropriate people with normal to moderately-severe hearing loss in the lower pitches and up to severe hearing loss in the higher pitches.Please refer to our page for the Signia Silk hearing aid. We have the Silk technical data PDF, which contains the fitting range of the product, and also display the fitting range under the "Signia Silk primax 7px Acoustic Profiles" section. To get there click on the "page navigation" dropdown button and select "Acoustics."If you want to see your... Read more