Styles And Features
Hearing Aid Families & Styles
Hearing devices are organised into families with varying performance levels and styles. Device families vary in the extent of features they have. Entry level devices are the least featured. Greater complexity is added in higher models as the investment level increases. Only the top of the range contain all of the features that are potentially available.Read More
Hearing Aid Features & Benefits
Beam Forming Microphones are a recent advance arising from Australian research. Most hearing aids have dual microphones so that a directional benefit can be obtained by the wearer. Now that is possible for the left and right hearing aids to talk to each other with data packets, then the technology exists for all four microphones to work together to create a narrow beam focus. Functionally this like "boom" microphones you see in video and film production for super directivity, but technologically much more advanced, being housed in a tiny hearing aid casing. This advanced technology is highly successful in allowing the wearer to hear predominantly the speaker in a narrow angle and thus suppress surrounding noise with amazing affect.Read More
Take a Test Drive Now!
As technology moves forward so to do the potential benefits from innovation in design and functionality. For example, did you know that most hearing aids these days no longer require a custom ear mould ? If you have worn hearing aid for several years you will be aware of your most challenging environments and greatest needs. Ace Audiology Melbourne will listen to you and engage with you determining the best solution...Read More