Oticion 2015 Update
December 5, 2014–Oticon, Inc. has introduced a new app that will enable people who use Oticon wireless hearing instruments to connect to smartphones, tablets and other devices powered by the Android™ mobile operating system. When the new ConnectLine App for Android is paired with the Streamer Pro, Oticon hearing instrument users can discreetly control listening programs, volume and input source with just a touch of their fingertips. The free app is available for download on Google Play™.
Oticon, Inc, one of the top ten worldwide companies in hearing aid sales and production, was founded in 1904 in Denmark by Hans Demant who was hoping to find help for his wife’s hearing loss. The company is still guided by Mr. Demant’s vision through the Oticon Hearing Foundation. Oticon’s US headquarters are in Somerset, NJ.
Oticon has a People First philosophy of “empower people to communicate freely, interact naturally and participate actively”. In addition to this, every year they honor individuals for their contributions to and advocacy for the hearing impaired.
Notable about Oticon
- Offered one of the first 100% digital hearing aids.
- One of the first companies to offer connectivity options to television or Bluetooth cellphones with their Streamer.
- Offers an extensive product line from affordable entry level hearing aids to top of the line. Additionally, they offer an excellent power hearing aid line for individuals with severe to profound hearing loss.
- Excellent pediatric program for loaners and a product line with extended warranties.