Google Collaborates with Cochlear and GN Hearing to Support Direct Phone Streaming to Hearing Aids for Patients with Hearing Loss

Google Collaborates with Cochlear and GN Hearing to Support Direct Phone Streaming to Hearing Aids for Patients with Hearing Loss

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  • Google has developed hearing aid specification, Audio Streaming for Hearing Aids (ASHA) on Bluetooth Low Energy Connection-Oriented Channels in collaboration with GN Hearing and Cochlear allowing people to use their hearing devices like a headset to enjoy music, take calls with a protocol to maximize its battery life
  • The Android 10, Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 3a, and Pixel 3a XL will be the first Android phones to support direct streaming to ReSound LiNX Quattro and Beltone Amaze hearing aids and the Cochlear’s Nucleus 7 Sound Processor
  • The streaming capability with the latest hearing devices expands consumers accessibility to technology and the users will not have to use an intermediate device to stream audio from a compatible Android device to their cochlear implant sound processor or hearing aid

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