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Resound LiNX is a made for iPhone hearing aid controlled with an app

ReSound LiNX made for iPhone hearing aid offers app control and geotagging capability

By: Shane McGlaun from Feb 25, 2014 @ 11:07 CST

There are alls sorts of gadgets and accessories that go along with the iPhone and iPad. You can find an accessory for just about anything you might need. If you are one of the many who have hearing loss, you can even get a made for iPhone hearing aid now.


That hearing aid is the ReSound LiNX and it is now available to purchase. It is also offered as the Beltone First with the same exact features. The LiNX uses an app that runs on the iPhone or iPad and allows the user direct control lover the hearing aid and its settings.

Users can control the treble and bass settings as well as the volume from that app. One of the coolest features is that the app supports geotagging. With geotagging, you can choose settings that are specific to certain locations and they will change automatically when you get to that location.

The LiNX is also able to stream audio from the iPhone directly to the user allowing them to make phone calls and hear what is going on. The hearing aid is a small in-ear device and has no bulky pendant portion that the user has to wear. The LiNX connects to the iPhone or iPad using Bluetooth Smart and 2.4GHz wireless tech. Pricing is unannounced.


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