GN ReSound, a company that’s been working with Apple to take the stigma out of wearing an aid, today formally launched the world’s first ‘Made for iPhone’ hearing aid, the LiNX. The accessory is designed for the hearing impaired users and offers direct streaming of sound from the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, without the need for an additional remote control, accessory or pendant.
It marries power- efficient Bluetooth Smart to third-generation 2 . 4 GHz wireless networking based on the all-new SmartRange chipset while offering some advanced features. Jump past the fold for the full reveal…
The LiNX can be used to talk on the phone and listen to music, with a custom app offering features like adjusting volume levels, changing accessory settings, using geofencing to assign and adjust to the acoustics of frequently visited places like home, work, favorite restaurants and more, as per ReSound’s media release.
Despite its small footprint – the LiNX files as the smallest wireless receiver-in-the-ear hearing aid – it can address 90 percent of all hearing losses, the ongoing company said.
Apple company visited all producers plus said it wished to possess a primary link from hearing helps to its cell phones making use of 2 . 4 Gigahertz and, because GN has been on its second era of such items already, an instantaneous partnering was made. Regular appointments followed between Copenhagen and California to develop the process and improve power-efficiency.
That will it can help take the stigma from wearing an aid through the elimination of the advantages of another transmitter, that is worn across the neck typically, is a nice bonus.
A ‘ Come across My Hearing Aid’ functionality should arrived at the particular rescue whenever your accessory will get misplaced or dropped. For specifications on the ReSound LiNX, visit ReSound LiNX 9 Spec.