ReSound Hearing Aids
Founded in 1943, ReSound is a Danish manufacturer of hearing aids. ReSound is committed to helping people rediscover hearing so they can live rich, active, and fulfilling lives. As a leading producer of hearing aid technology, ReSound has introduced important industry firsts: an open-standard digital chip, Wide Dynamic Range Compression (WDRC) sound processing, and Digital Feedback Suppression (DFS). With an ongoing drive to produce useful instruments, ReSound conducts research and applies feedback from real life situations to give wearers the most natural and comfortable sound.
LiNX2 – Made for iPhone
The LiNX2 is the “world’s smartest hearing aid,” and it is now in its second generation of production. TheLiNX2 is a Made for iPhone hearing aid, with an updated processing platform and new and improved features. LiNX2 connects wirelessly to smartphones, enabling wearers to stream phone conversations, FaceTime, music, and other media directly from the iPhone to the LiNX2 hearing aids. By utilizing the iPhone’s GPS function, wearer preferences are geo-tagged and stored; to be automatically adjusted when wearers return to saved locations.
In addition to these incredible technological features, the LiNX2 works successfully to support the hearing process for people who are hard of hearing. Features such as Surround Sound and New Binaural Directionality II assist wearers in locating the source of sound and simulating a natural binaural listening experience. The Spatial Sense feature helps wearers to locate sounds and situate themselves naturally within any environment.
To address speech recognition issues prevalent in hearing loss, LiNX2 supports the brain’s natural ability to process sound and recognize speech.
For people who experience severe to profound levels of hearing loss, ReSound offers the ENZO2. As a super powerful hearing aid, ENZO 2 enhances speech recognition and spatial awareness that is increasingly difficult with higher levels of hearing loss. Like the LiNX2, ENZO2 offers New Binaural Directionality II, Spatial Sense, and Surround Sound. It also increases strength in features such as speech focus, comfort in noise and wind, and feedback cancellation that may occur with extra amplification.
The ENZO2 amplifies sounds in a natural way by eliminating background noise while boosting speech recognition and clarity. With connectivity to the ReSound Smart App, ENZO2 gives wearers the freedom to make adjustments to program features and volume on their phones, adding a layer of discretion and ease. Addressing higher levels of hearing loss, ENZO2’s Live Listen feature connects to the Smart App, transforming the smartphone into a portable assistive listening device.
Other Styles & Features
All ReSound hearing aids are fully customizable to meet specific hearing needs. ReSound hearing aids are also equipped with the option of tinnitus therapy, to relieve symptoms of tinnitus.
In terms of treatment, the LiNX2 address hearing loss in mild to severe degrees of hearing loss. It is available in a number of styles: invisible-in-canal, in-the-ear, receiver-in-canal, and behind-the-ear. The ENZO2 is a behind-the-ear hearing aid, available in three power levels: Power, High Power, and Super Power, depending on the wearer’s needs.
For pediatric hearing loss, ReSound offers the Up Smart hearing aid. With the understanding that pediatric hearing loss greatly affects the development of social and verbal development in children, the Up Smart hearing aid is a simple to use and powerful device to assist children in taking in new audio information. As a behind-the-ear hearing aid with durable construction, Up Smart gives kids room to grow into their devices.
Additionally, ReSound’s assistive listening devices such as the TV Streamer and Phone Clip increases accessibility for wearers, while giving them ease of control over their devices and hearing aids.