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Oticon Zircon vs Phonak Bolero M

Check out our comparison of the Oticon Zircon vs Phonak Bolero M. See how the two hearing aids differ in terms of technology features, accessories, and more.

Oticon Zircon
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Product Overview

Form Factor
RITE
BTE-F
User Rating
Hearing Loss Level
Suitable For
  • Mild
  • Moderate
  • Severe
Suitable For
  • Mild
  • Moderate
  • Severe
Product Family
Retail Price
$3,350
$6,000

Hardware Features

Bluetooth® Audio
Protocol
  • Made for iPhone (MFi)
  • Android (ASHA)
Protocol
  • Bluetooth® (A2DP)
Disposable Batteries
Battery Size
312
Hands-Free Calling
Protocol
  • Made for iPhone (MFi)
  • Accessory required (Android)
Protocol
  • Bluetooth® (HFP)
IP Rating (Liquid)
8
8
IP Rating (Solid)
6
6
Made For iPhone
Lowest iOS Version
9.2
Push Button
Push Button Options
  • Program control
  • Volume Control
  • Mute control
Push Button Options
  • Program control
  • Volume Control
  • Mute control
Rechargeable Batteries
Battery Type
Lithium-ion
Telecoil
Yes
Yes
Volume Rocker
Yes
Yes
Water Resistant Coating
Yes
Yes

Software Features

Adjustment Bands
Adjustment Bands: 14
20
Adjustment Synchronization
QuickSync
Audio Stream Mixer
Environmental Balance
Automatic Phone Program
EasyPhone
Directionality
UltraZoom: Premium
Ear Simulation
Real Ear Sound
Echo Reduction
EchoBlock
Environmental Adaptation
AutoSense OS: 3.0
Feedback Suppression
Feedback Shield
SuperShield
WhistleBlock
Frequency Lowering
Speech Rescue™
SoundRecover2
Listening Programs
3
New User Adaptation
auto Acclimatization
Noise Reduction
NoiseBlock
Occlusion Reduction
AOV
Phone in Stereo
DuoPhone
Preference Adaptation
User Preference Tuning
Processing Channels
Processing Channels: 48
Spatial Noise Cancellation
OpenSound Navigator™: On
SNR-Boost
Streaming Bass Boost
Yes
Sudden Loud Noise Reduction
Transient Noise Management: On/Off
SoundRelax
Tinnitus Relief
Tinnitus SoundSupport™
Tinnitus Balance
Unique Amplification Strategy
Speech Guard™
Wind Noise Reduction
Wind Noise Management
WindBlock

Accessories

3.5mm Line to Streaming
  • Roger EasyPen
Accessory Connectivity
  • RogerDirect™
Battery Charger
  • Oticon charger
  • SmartCharger
Bluetooth Streamer
  • ConnectClip
CROS System
  • CROS PX
Landline to Streaming
  • Phone Adapter 2.0
  • Roger Select™
Remote Adjustments
  • Companion App
  • myPhonak App
Remote Control
  • Remote Control 3.0
  • ConnectClip
  • Companion App
  • myPhonak App
  • RemoteControl
Remote Mic Neckloop
  • Roger MyLink
Remote Microphone
  • ConnectClip
  • Roger EasyPen
  • Roger Pen
  • Roger Select™
  • Roger Table Mic II
  • PartnerMic™
  • Roger On
Remote Microphone (Mesh)
  • Roger EasyPen
  • Roger Table Mic II
Smartphone App
  • On App
  • Companion App
  • myPhonak App
Smartphone Streamer
  • Roger Select™
Smartphone Streamer + Hands Free
  • ConnectClip
  • Roger Select™
TV Streamer
  • TV Adapter 3.0
  • Roger Select™
  • TV Connector
  • Roger On