“Mask Mode” in Hearing Aids
It is common that sometimes we cannot hear clearly from other when we are wearing a mask, it increases the difficulties of communication, especially brings trouble to the peoples with hearing loss. This is because their key communication method rely on watching facial expression and mouth shape to understand the speech. The mask may block the face and also blur the voice volume, in this situation, their daily communication may be affected certainly.
To cope with this issue, Signia Xperience launches a new “mask mode” on their hearing aids which try to eliminate the communication barriers of hearing impaired people under the mask. Users can select the mode in the Signia app, and the hearing aids is able to reduce the background noise and optimize the speech automatically. It helps the hearing-impaired person to understand the content the conversation easily!