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Do Made For iPhone hearing aids stream audio directly from Apple TV? If not, what's the best way to hear my TV better?

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Matthew Pearson

Hearing Aid Audiologist in London

23 January 2018 - 1077 Views

No you cannot connect currently to Apple TV.The best way to achieve hearing your TV better if you want to utilise a made for iPhone hearing aid is to use the manufacturer's TV streamer, I have been able to achieve great improvements to speech understanding and sound quality for patients of all ages. Sound quality on modern TV's can be compromised due to how thin they are and the speakers fire down or back and in reality are not much better than laptop speakers.Without streaming you could try going into the sound menu on your TV, if your issue is... Read more

What is the best system to provide amplification for TV listening that won't deafen the rest of us?

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Matthew Pearson

Hearing Aid Audiologist in London

28 August 2017 - 375 Views

I would suggest if it was audiologicaly appropriate then the Hypersound Audio 500P system would be a great option as it can transmit a super directed beam of sound based on the hearing impaired individual's hearing loss to them meaning they & the other family members can set the volume of the TV to a level where everyone is happy but also able to hear clearly.The individual with the hearing loss has their hearing evaluated then the details fed into the Hypersound equipment so it is precisely tailored to the hearing loss.Another option is if the... Read more

Does the Kirkland Signature 7 connect directly to Bluetooth (TV) or does it need the Smart Connect accessory?