Phonak Hearing Aids – Audéo Lumity
Phonak Audéo Lumity Hearing aids Includes a 5-year warranty.
Phonak are one the largest hearing aid manufacturers in the world. They are based in Switzerland and are part of the Sonova Group, which includes Unitron.
Phonak is known for its innovative hearing aids. Phonak was formed in 1947 in Switzerland and became the leading innovator in analogue hearing aids. In 1985 after purchasing multiple additional hearing aid companies it became Phonak Holding AG and world leading provider of digital hearing aids In 2007, it changed its name to Sonova Holding – or Sonova Group .
Phonak Audéo Lumity was released in 2022 and supersedes Phonak Audéo Paradise. You can find all of Phonak hearing aids available by clicking here
Phonak Audéo Lumity Hearing Aids – Overview
- Improved speech understanding in noisy environments – SmartSpeech Technology
- AutoSense OS™ 5.0
- Rechargeable Hearing aids – Lithium Ion – Battery life, all day with streaming
- Universal connectivity to iOS®, Android™ and other Bluetooth® enabled devices
- Waterproof* (Audéo Life Lumity)
- Personalized noise cancelling
- Connect to your phone – Direct streaming from nearly all android and iOS Apple phones
The Phonak Audéo Lumity hearing aid joins the Phonak Audéo range of hearing aids. Click here for other Audéo Hearing Aids. Audéo Lumity SmartSpeech Technology is a collection of features, designed to deliver improved speech understanding in different listening environments.
Phonak Hearing Aids Models –Audéo Lumity
Phonak Lumity has been released in 3 model:
Phonak Audéo Lumity L-R Hearing Aid – Rechargeable
Phonak Audéo Lumity L-TR Hearing Aid – Rechargeable with telecoil
Phonak Audéo Life Lumity Hearing Aid – Rechargeable and waterproof
Phonak Lumity is suitable for wearers with mild to severe hearing losses.
Phonak Lumity Technology Levels
All Phonak Lumity hearing aids are rechargeable. Four technology levels are available:
Phonak Lumity L90 – Premium Technology
Phonak Lumity L70 – Advanced Technology
Phonak Lumity L50 – Standard Technology
Phonak Lumity L30 – Essential Technology
Phonak Audéo Lumity Hearing Aid Prices
Sound Hearing believes in transparency and therefore publishes all the prices of our hearing aids. First click on the picture of the to choose the product model. If you hover over the picture a text description will appear. Next choose the technology level you are interested in. Below technology choose single or pair of hearing aids and then Standard Service or Service LITE. A price will then appear above and below. If you click clear all tabs will be reset so a new search can be performed.
Sound Hearing offer Standard Service and Service LITE:
Standard Service – includes a home visit hearing test, a home visit fitting and home visit aftercare for life. This suits the elderly who may have trouble cleaning and maintaining their hearing aids and may need regular support.
Service LITE – Includes a home visit hearing test and a home visit fitting. Aftercare is then chargeable. This maybe suited to people who are experienced hearing aid users and are able to maintain their own hearing aids. It may also be suited to customers who spend time overseas.
Phonak Audéo Lumity Brochure – Video
Rechargeable Hearing Aids Options
The Phonak Charger Case is a compact charger with
magnets in the charging slots that make it easy to
insert and remove the hearing aids. The chargers uses a
standard USB-C charging port that lights up when
power is applied.
Phonak Charger Case Go features a built-in battery
that can charge two hearing aids up to three times and is available
with Phonak Life Lumity Hearing Aids.
Phonak Hearing Aids Bluetooth Connectivity
Phonak’s hearing aids are compatible with nearly all Bluetooth smartphones. Phonak have been refining the Bluetooth streaming in their devices since the launch of Marvel hearing aids in 2018. Lumity hearing aids allows for true hands-free use of a mobile. Keep your phone in your pocket and answer your phone call by pressing a button on the hearing aid.
Phonak Audéo Lumity Colours
Phonak Audéo Lumity is available in the colours; sand beige, beige, sandalwood, chestnut, champagne, silver grey, graphite grey and velvet black.
Phonak Lumity Hearing Aids Technology
Phonak Lumity runs on the PRISM (Processing Real-time Intelligent Sound Management) chip and includes motion sensors. PRISM runs the new AutoSense OS™ 5.0 software which enables SmartSpeech technology.
Phonak Autosense OS 5.0
Trained with artificial intelligence, Autosense is software that automatically changes the programmes and settings of the hearing aid. As a hearing aid user moves into different listening environments Autosense automictically loads the best programme, changes the volume adjusts the advanced features of the hearing devices.
Speech Enhancer is an adaptive feature which is designed to enhance a soft speech signal in quiet situations. Hearing aid wearers experience reduced listening effort in quiet.
Dynamic Noise Cancellation
Lumity hearing aid wearers can benefit from reduced listening effort in noise thanks to Dynamic Noise Cancellation. The system works in combination with Phonak’s adaptive beamformer and the motion sensor
Motion Sensor Hearing
Motion Sensor Hearing Detects if the user is stationary or moving and how noisy the surroundings are. AutoSense OS™ 5.0 then automictically adjusts the hearing aids setting to ensure optional hearing.
StereoZoom 2.0 enables the hearing aid microphones to focus on speech from the front and is activated in noisy listening environments.
With SpeechSensor, users are enabled to hear from back and the sides. This automatic feature detects the main speech source and adjusts its microphone modes to ensure the client has more access to speech from side and back.
Phonak App – Audéo Lumity
The Phonak Audéo Lumity Remote app allows users to make multiple adjustments to the hearing aids.
- Control volume and select programs
- Create own preferred settings and programs
- Dynamic Noise Cancellation through improved Speech Focus slider
- Convenient remote video support from your hearing care professional
- Real-time hearing aid adjustment over distance in real environment
- Functions available with the new Health section such as Steps, Activity levels, Heart Rate tracking and Distance walked and ran.
- The Optional goal setting for Steps.
- Status information of the connected hearing aids and hearing aid accessories
- Battery state of charge
- Bluetooth® phone call configuration
- Set up Bluetooth phone calls and streaming
- Tap Control configuration
Phonak myCall-to-Text app – will transcribe so the user can read what is being said in real time.
Phonak Lumity Hearing Aids Accessories
Hearing aid Accessories available for Phonak Audéo Lumity. For more details on Phonak Accessories and user instruction manuals please see the Phonak website by clicking here.
Phonak TV Connector – This device allows you to stream directly from your TV/Stereo into your hearing aids.
Phonak PartnerMic Hearing aid accessory – Discreet and easy-to-use remote microphone when you need a little boost in one-to-one conversations
Phonak RemoteControl – A pocket sized remote control that allows you to change volume and programmes.
Phonak Roger On Hearing Aid Accessory – Roger Direct Technology is built in to Lumity. This means Lumity hearing aids can communicate directly with Roger’s suite of wireless microphones. Roger Microphones bridge the gap in hearing ability when in background noise present and where there is distance from speaker (more than 2m).
In order to access health data, it is necessary to create an account within myPhonak app
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