Written by Paul Harrison
In late 2012, Siemens introduced their new Micon platform which is the core of their BestSound Technology. This has been applied to many of the hearing instruments in the Siemens range so you can have excellent technology with a style that’s right for you. They are available in three levels of technology, 7mi, 5mi and 3mi although some of the styles are not available at all technology levels.
The following 3 styles are available at all technology levels:
Pure – RIC (Receiver In Canal)
Life - Mini BTE (Behind The Ear)
Aquaris – Water-Dust resistant BTE (Behind The Ear)
The next 3 styles are available in the 7mi and 5mi technology levels:
Ace - Discreet RIC (Receiver In Canal)
Motion – BTE (Behind The Ear)
Insio - ITE (In The Ear), ITC (In The Canal) and CIC (Completely In Canal)
These hearing aids come with a range of excellent features to ensure you are getting the best out your hearing aids. These include:
The new Micon range is wireless compatible so these hearing aids can be connected to the Siemens range of accessories. This means you can have the sound from your mobile phone, TV or music player streamed into your hearing aids and control the basic features such as volume or programme selection . These accessories include:
In conclusion, the new Siemens Micon range includes the Pure, Motion, Life, Ace, Aquaris and Insio models of hearing aid. It is the most advanced technology currently available from Siemens and offers a range of excellent features to ensure comfort and clarity in your hearing. It also offers wireless capability and an impressive number of sound processing channels. With a choice of styles and colours available, you can truly personalise your hearing aids with this range.
Micon technology - excellent technology with a style that's right for you. The 7mi is the top level in this range available in a variety of models.
The 5mi includes the Pure, Motion, Life, Ace, Aquaris and Insio models of hearing aid and is the mid level of technology currently available from Siemens.