Zounds' Digital Aids Now Treat 100 Percent of Improvable Hearing-Impaired
PHOENIX, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- As a promise to his daughter, Zounds Founder Sam Thomasson spent more than 10 years developing the patented technology behind Zounds Z1 hearing aids. That same advanced technology, reduced price-point and overall comfort is now available in the Zounds Z1 Power BTE (Behind the Ear) Hearing Aid released this month.
The Zounds Power BTE is designed and manufactured specifically for those individuals suffering from severe to profound hearing loss. With the release of the Power BTE, Zounds' line of hearing aids is capable of offering a solution for all individuals with treatable hearing loss. This means that an estimated 95 percent of the hearing-impaired population -- or more than 29 million Americans -- can experience the Zounds difference.
"The Zounds Power BTE release brings us one step closer to helping the world hear better," said John Costello, president and CEO of Zounds. "What began as Sam Thomasson's personal mission has grown into a nationwide company developing advanced, accessible and affordable hearing aids with exceptional performance."
The Z1 Power BTE is discreet compared to other power models and also
offers the following technological and performance-enhancing features found
in all Zounds aids:
-- Amplification capabilities for severe and profound hearing loss
(unique to Power BTE)
-- Patented noise cancellation technology eliminates up to 90 percent of
-- Directional microphones continually scan the user environment to
generate exceptional voice clarity in even noisy environments
-- Custom programming of 16 frequency bands, up to 8000
|SOURCE Zounds Hearing|
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