Phonak recently announced the upcoming (August 2016) release of the Audéo B-R, touted as “the first mainstream lithium-ion rechargeable hearing aid.” Phonak claims the new Audéo B-R will last 24 hours on full charge, including up to 80 minutes of wireless streaming. The new product is built on “Belong,” the newest processing platform from Phonak.
Phonak breaks down the expected battery life as follows:
Charging times are reported as follows:
"Phonak Audéo B-R combines superior hearing performance with groundbreaking battery technology. The quickest charging, longest lasting rechargeable hearing aid." Source: Phonak