Kirkland Signature (Costco) 9.0

Kirkland Signature (Costco) 9.0 Hearing Aid

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Ratings

3.9 stars from 28 reviews

Available at

$1,499.99 New See local offers

About the KS9

Costco's latest Kirkland Signature hearing aid (KS 9) is manufactured by Sonova, the same hearing aid company that manufactures Phonak, Unitron, and Hansaton hearing aids, among others. Sonova is currently (as of mid-July 2019) the only hearing aid company with "Made For All (MFA)" universal Bluetooth streaming technology, and with Kirkland Signature 9.0, Sonova's signature audio streaming / hands-free smartphone technology is now available to Costco members nationwide. As usual, Costco's pricing is very aggressive, with the KS9's coming in at $1499.99 per pair.

While some have speculated that the KS9's are the same as the the Phonak Marvel or Unitron Discover, Sonova has indicated that the KS9's are a unique build, and not equalivalent to either model in terms of software or hardware features. Some have speculated that the plastic shell is borrowed from Hansaton, and others have noted that Costco hearing instrument specialists and audiologists are using Phonak fitting software to perform hearing aid fittings.

Key Features

  • Third-generation enhanced automatic operating system
  • Premium-level classification of environmental sounds and streamed media
  • Binaural signal processing and binaural beamforming
  • Direct connectivity to any Bluetooth phone with audio streaming to both ears
  • Hands-free phone calls with built-in microphones
  • 20 fine-tuning channels, 9 automatic programs, 3 manual programs
  • Receiver-in-canal (RIC) form factor with 312 battery
  • 4 receiver power levels
  • Price: $1499.99/pair
  • Accessories: TV Connector

So what's missing from the KS9 when compared to the Phonak Marvel? Hearing Tracker has confirmed that there will be no rechargeable option, no telecoil option, and no tinnitus therapy for the KS9. We have also confirmed that RogerDirect™ is incompatible with the KS9's. 

KS9 Model Details

Kirkland Signature (Costco) 9.0
Kirkland Signature (Costco) 9.0

Professionally-fitted hearing aid

Kirkland Signature (Costco) 9.0

28 reviews

Release Date: 15 July 2019

The Kirkland Signature (Costco) 9.0 has a dedicated volume control, a push button (program control and volume control), water resistant coating, an ingress protection rating of IP68, uses size 312 hearing aid batteries, and is Android compatible.

  • Telecoil:
  • Push Button:
  • IP Rating: IP68
  • Phone Compatibility:

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KS9 Videos

Costco Kirkland Signature 9.0 Hearing Aids Review
KS9 Video

Costco Kirkland Signature 9.0 Hearing Aids Review

22 July 2019

Costco Kirkland Signature 9.0 Hearing Aids Review.

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