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iPhone: The Perfect Smartphone for Hearing Aid Users

 

Apple has made great strides in making sure their products are all-inclusive and diverse. With these improvements, special settings for hearing aid users have been included in the ‘Accessibility’ settings. These settings make it easy for hearing aid users to sync their aids via Bluetooth, so they can enjoy wireless sound directly from their phones. No headphones, earbuds, or speakers required.

For people that are frequently on-the-move, this feature is invaluable. Wires can be yanked on, pulled free, or damaged during daily activities. Bluetooth hearing aids eliminate the need for wires entirely, so you can enjoy sound directly from your Apple device. The iPhone makes it easy to sync your hearing aids, you can take your music and videos with you, wherever you go. As long as you keep your phone within range, you can enjoy seamless, uninterrupted streaming.

The iPhone is the ideal smartphone for hearing aid users, and Signia hearing aids make the pairing process easy.

Pairing Your Hearing Aids

To enjoy direct streaming, you need to pair your iPhone with your hearing aids first. This process is fairly simple and painless, and only takes a few moments. Your hearing aids should stay paired as long as they’re on and connected, so you don’t have to worry about staying on one specific screen. To sync your hearing aids with your iPhone, follow the video below. The directions are accompanied by a visual demonstration, so you can follow the walkthrough every step of the way.

A smartphone hearing aid works by connecting to your phone via Bluetooth, so make sure that function is turned on in your settings. Once this is done, make sure your hearing aids are charged and turned on. Go into your phone’s settings, and enter the General settings tab. Head into ‘Accessibility’ and scroll down to ‘Hearing Devices’.

From here, you can wirelessly connect your left and right hearing aids. You can also adjust the volume in each ear, making it easy for you to fix discrepancies in your hearing experience.

How the iPhone Makes Things Easy

Along with offering a number of settings for hearing aid users, Apple has made it easy for owners to connect and use of their hearing aids. A strong Bluetooth connection allows for direct streaming in high quality, without the need for wires or additional devices. All you need to listen to your music or programs is your hearing aids and your phone. No special cables, no extra purchases, and no upgrades.

There are a number of unique settings that can be accessed through the ‘Hearing Devices’ section. This makes it easy to use your hearing aids through your iPhone. If you’d like more options and control over your experience, you can check the app store for the myControl App from Signia.

Whether you’re listening to music, streaming a podcast, or just watching a video on your phone, your iPhone can make it easy. Once your hearing aids are successfully paired with your iPhone, you can begin enjoying all of your favorite music and programs. Don’t settle for clunky headphones or speakers, enjoy the simplicity of direct streaming.

You can find the list of all compatible Apple devices as well as Signia hearing aids by clicking on the following link: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201466