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Sonic Expands Radiant Family of Hearing Aids

With two new miniBTE styles, a full range of performance levels, and hands-free calls for iPhone and iPad users, the expanded Radiant family offers hearing care professionals “more opportunities to provide personalized solutions with the exceptional sound quality, listening comfort, and speech intelligibility that Radiant delivers.”

Rechargeable Batteries: A Study of Time Savings and Ease of Use

Two commonly cited benefits of rechargable hearing aids are ease of use and time savings. This study found it significantly (~75%) faster and easier to insert then remove the Audéo B-R from the charger case versus inserting the disposable hearing aid battery, in both the participants’ normal condition and a simulated reduced dexterity condition. The impact of simulated reduced dexterity on speed was disproportionately greater for disposable battery insertion compared with rechargeable insertion/removal.

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Phonak Launches Virto B-Titanium IIC and Bolero B-PR Rechargeable BTE Hearing Aid

Phonak has incorporated its Belong platform into the Bolero family of BTE hearing aids, including the anticipated lithium-ion rechargeable Bolero B-PR and the introduction of the new Virto™ B-Titanium, a discreet custom aid whose construction from titanium makes it the tiniest and most discreet custom instrument the company has ever produced.

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