To help jog your memory, ZPower has put together the following refresher course for silver-zinc rechargeable batteries, including a helpful video from Clifford Olson, AuD. Here are ZPower’s top five tips for getting the most from your rechargeable hearing aids: 1) Fully charge every night, 2) Charge when not in use ... Read more
With the new Oticon ConnectClip – released earlier this year – Opn™ users now have access to a remote microphone, and new audio streaming capabilities. Here are the top 5 new things you can now with your Opn™ hearing aids with ConnectClip. Read more
If you’ve been in the market for new hearing aids or are just browsing to learn about the latest advancements in hearing technology, Oticon Opn 1 has probably popped up in your search results. Read more
Internet and iPhone connectivity may be the sizzle in today’s hearing aid market, but sound quality is still the steak. That’s one of many takeaways from a groundbreaking audiologist survey conducted this fall by Hearing Tracker and UBS Evidence Lab, the research arm of global investment banking giant UBS AG. Read more
When Oticon announced that its new OpnTM hearing aids would connect users to “the Internet of Things,” a lot of people scratched their heads. Many didn’t yet know exactly what the “IoT” was, much less what it might have to do with hearing aids.
The concept is simple: the Opn hearing aids connect to the internet through an iPhone utilizing the new Oticon ON app. The hearing aids then interact with and trigger other internet-connected devices using the new IFTTT (If This Then That) protocol. Read more
Oticon’s new Opn hearing aids were recently discovered for sale online for a conspicuously low price. While we’d rather not divulge the exact price, we can confirm that the direct-to-consumer cost was so low that some practicing audiologists reported paying the same amount to purchase in their own hearing aid stock. Read more