Phonak is owned by Sonova, a Swiss company. Sonova owns Phonak, Unitron, Lyric and Advanced Bionics. Phonak has a complete line of entry level to high-end digital hearing aids. They are also the leading manufacturer of a comprehensive line of FM systems (wireless communication) for the hearing industry today. We performed the first study of adult FM in 2001, which was published in Hearing Review and presented this to the Academy of Doctors of Audiologists in 2002.
What’s new at Phonak?
Phonak Audéo Marvel
This is the next generation of AutoSense OS! The Marvel offers improved speech understanding, automatically adapts to your environment, and provides unparalleled streaming quality. The Binaural VoiceStream technology™ means your hearing aids are linked, so you hear phone conversations in both ears and never have to worry about whether you’re facing your conversation partner.
Plus, you can connect to iOS or Android for true hands-free streaming of phone calls, music, videos, e-books, and more.
The Phonak Audéo Marvel is also available as a rechargeable — put your devices in the charger at night for all-day power the next morning!
Phonak Virto™ B-Titanium
Virto B-Titanium is the smallest Phonak in-the-ear hearing aid ever! It is so discreet that nobody will see how well you hear. Virto B-Titanium is custom-made to fit perfectly in your ear. It’s made from medical grade titanium which makes it strong, light and durable. Virto B-Titanium features AutoSense OS™. It adapts to every sound environment automatically for excellent hearing performance everywhere. There is no need to manually adjust the aids.
Bolero™B and Bolero™ B-PR
What makes Bolero B and Bolero B-PR so special is a unique operating system called AutoSense OS™. It senses your surroundings and adjusts your hearing aids every step of the way. Just turn them on and the rest is automatic. It doesn’t matter where you are or what you are doing, the Bolero B hearing aids were created to simplify your life. And now with the new rechargeable Bolero B-PR, you can enjoy 24 hours* of hearing with one simple charge.
*Expected results when fully charged, and up to 80 minutes wireless streaming time.
Phonak Roger Pen
The Roger Pen is a cutting-edge wireless microphone that enables people with hearing loss to hear and understand more speech in loud noise and over distance. Built on game changing Roger technology, this fully automated solution is proven to perform better than any wireless microphone in the industry. It also features Bluetooth for cell phone calling, and can also be used to listen to TV and multimedia.
With EasyCall, clients can benefit from improved speech intelligibly on their cell phone with a simple click of a button. Patients do not have to worry about the phone brand. EasyCall works with any Bluetooth enabled phone, even with non-smartphones.