The Resound Lex 8 is a unique and innovative hearing instrument and replaces the Resound Be 9. The lower cost hearing aid instrument in this range is the Resound Lex 4.
Update - New information
This hearing aid has now been superseded. The aids available in Resound's newest range are the LiNX2 9, the LiNX2 7 and the LiNX2 5. If you are working to a budget and are looking for a more basic hearing aid you may want to look at the Enya 4, Enya 3 or Enya 2
In 2013, Resound have launched a new and innovative range of hearing aids known as Lex. This new device is available in two different technology levels with the Lex 8 being the more advanced in the range.
This hearing aid is only available in one style but this is for one very important reason. The Lex 8 is a non-custom Remote Microphone hearing aid suitable for mild to moderate hearing losses. The main feature of this new hearing instrument is that it is possible to have it fitted on your very first appointment. This small device is designed to fit perfectly onto your ear and is almost completely invisible when worn due to its small and extremely discreet design.
Although this device is non-custom, you still receive the benefit of some of the excellent features people have come to expect from Resound hearing instruments.
In conclusion, the Resound Lex 8 is a non-custom Remote Microphone hearing aid that is so simple to fit it can often be done at your first appointment. It offers a discreet and extremely comfortable solution for those with a mild to moderate hearing loss. It still has many of the key features found in Resound hearing aids and offers excellent sound quality. The Lex range of hearing aids are not currently compatible with wireless accessories so you need to consider this before choosing this model. If you are interested in this type of hearing solution but would prefer a lower cost option then you may like to try the Resound Lex 4.