A lower level of technology in this budget range. It only offers 2 channel sound processing and does not offer the same variety of features as some of the newer ranges such as the Ignite range.
The E Series 3 was launched in 2009 as an economy range of hearing aids for people who wanted a lower cost alternative. It is available in 2 levels of technology, of which the E Series 2 is the lower level.
The E Series 2 is available in the following styles
BTE – (Behind the Ear)
RIC – (Receiver in Canal)
CIC – (Completely in Canal)
ITC – (In the Canal)
ITE – (In the Ear)
• 2 Channels - Each channel processes a range of frequencies so the more channels you have, the more specifically it can be programmed to suit your hearing needs.
• Feedback Cancellation – This helps to eliminate the annoying whistling sounds that can sometimes occur.
• Sweep Technology – This allows you to change volume or memory settings easily with one touch.
In conclusion the Starkey E Series 2 is the lower level of technology in this budget range. It only offers 2 channel sound processing and does not offer the same variety of features as some of the newer ranges. If you are looking for a lower cost alternative but would prefer newer technology then you may want to try the Starkey Ignite. It has far more features and even the option of wireless connectivity while still being affordable for people on more of a budget.