Smartphone compatible hearing aids
Find out if your smart phone is compatible with your Made for iPhone hearing aids below.
Made for iPhone Hearing Aids and the TruLink® app have been tested and are compatible with iOS 10 and all versions of iOS 9. Apple’s Operating System (iOS) runs your iPhone and is responsible for managing the connectivity between the iPhone and Made for iPhone Hearing Aids.
iOS UPDATE NOTE: When updating the version of iOS on your iPhone, the hearing aids may lose connection, requiring you to unpair and re-pair the hearing aids with your iPhone.
The TruLink app is a supplement to your Made for iPhone Hearing Aids and offers a variety of enhanced adjustment capabilities and exciting features. The TruLink app relies on iOS connecting to the hearing aid in order to communicate.
Made for iPhone Hearing Aids and the TruLink app are compatible with the following Apple devices: iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone SE, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5, iPhone 4s, iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad (4th generation), iPad mini 4, iPad mini 3, iPad mini with Retina display, iPad mini, iPod touch (5th generation) and Apple Watch. Use of Apple Watch requires iPhone 5 or later.
For best performance, we recommend using TruLink 4.2.
Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Apple Watch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. "Made for iPod," "Made for iPhone" and “Made for iPad" mean that an electronic accessory has been designed to connect specifically to iPod, iPhone, or iPad, respectively, and has been certified by the developer to meet Apple performance standards. Apple is not responsible for the operation of this device or its compliance with safety and regulatory standards. Please note that the use of this accessory with iPod, iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch may affect wireless performance.
Attention Samsung Galaxy S5 users on Verizon: Verizon has put out an update for the Galaxy S5 (6.0.1) that appears to disrupt Bluetooth functions and is preventing hearing aids and other Bluetooth devices from being connected. There are multiple reports on Verizon user forums. This issue has been reported to Verizon.
For TruLink features compatible with Android devices, learn more here. Made for iPhone Hearing Aids and the TruLink app are compatible with the following Android products: Google Pixel™, Google Pixel™ XL, Google Nexus™ 6P, Google Nexus™ 5X, Samsung Galaxy S® 8, Samsung Galaxy S® 7 Edge, Samsung Galaxy S® 7, Samsung Galaxy S® 6 Edge Plus, Samsung Galaxy S® 6 Edge, Samsung Galaxy S® 6, Samsung Galaxy S® 5, Samsung Galaxy S® 4, Samsung Galaxy Note® 5, Samsung Galaxy Note® 4, Samsung Galaxy Note® 3, HTC 10, HTC 9, HTC One® M8 and HTC One® M7.
It is recommended that Android users use operating system 7.0 for Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL phones. It is recommended that Android users use operating system 6.0 for HTC 10, HTC 9, Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X phones. It is recommended that Android users use operating system 5.1.1 for Galaxy S6 Edge Plus and Galaxy Note 5 phones. It is recommended that Android users use operating system 4.4.4 for Galaxy S5 and S4 phones and operating system 5.0 for Galaxy S6, HTC One M8 and M7, and Note 4 and Note 3.
TruLink for Android does not provide streaming at this time.
Android and Google Play are trademarks of Google Inc. Galaxy S, Galaxy Note and Samsung Galaxy Apps are registered trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. HTC One is a trademark of HTC Corporation.