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HALO-IQ: Starkey’s Latest Made for iPhone Hearing Aids

Halo iQ, Starkey’s latest smartphone compatible hearing aids, have advanced noise reduction technology and precise directional microphones to help make speech sound more natural and easier to hear in today’s complex listening environments.

What you Want // And How HALO IQ Delivers:

  • To hear comfortably in challenging environments

    NEW: Acuity™ Immersion Directionality, designed to restore natural benefits provided by the ear and improve speech audibility in difficult listening situations.

  • Enhanced phone communication

    Direct streaming of phone calls from your iPhone to your hearing aids to enable clear and comfortable conversations.*

    *Only available with Apple devices.

  • Hearing that happens intuitively

    Geotagged memories that automatically switch modes when the GPS feature in your Apple or Android smartphone detects you are in a tagged location. For example, a “home” memory activates when you arrive at home.

  • Hearing that’s personalized for you

    Personalized Control in the TruLink app that lets you make adjustments to SoundSpace and Noise Manager to suit your preferences in different listening environments.

  • No buzzing or whistling

    Our best-in-class feedback cancellation system providing feedback-free, comfortable listening all day long.

  • Durable, dependable hearing aids

    Surface™ NanoShield, our pioneering water, wax and moisture repellent system, to protect and ensure durability and dependability.

  • Music the way it was meant to be heard

    A whole new way to experience music — adjustable via the TruLink app. Now you can hear every note the way the artist intended — with pure, refined sound quality.*

    *Only available with Apple devices.

  • Customizable tinnitus relief

    Advanced Multiflex Tinnitus Technology, adjustable via the TruLink app, to bring relief to those who suffer from ringing in the ears.

TruLink control app

TruLink Made for iPhone

Go anywhere and do everything with our breakthrough Made for iPhone® Hearing Aids and TruLink®, the easy-to-use hearing control app. These advanced new hearing aids enhance every listening experience — and connect easily to your iPhone, iPad®, and iPod touch® via the TruLink app. Enjoy phone calls, music, videos and more streamed directly into your ears with pristine sound quality — no background buzzing and whistling. Learn more.

TruLink Remote

TruLink_Remote

By using Starkey’s newest accessory, TruLink Remote, Halo iQ works with or without a smartphone. You can also control memory and volume, mute your hearing aids and turn other special features on and off.

Apple compatibility

Made for iPhone Hearing Aids and the TruLink app have been tested and are compatible with all versions of iOS 11, iOS 10 and 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. There is a pairing tutorial video on our Instructional Videos page.

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. The TruLink app on Apple Watch can control volume and memories of Made for iPhone hearing aids when connected to iPhone and/or iPad.

Made for iPhone Hearing Aids and the TruLink app are compatible with the following Apple devices: iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 8, 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 (Halo only), 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.

Android compatibility

For TruLink features compatible with Android devices, learn more here. We are constantly evaluating Android products and their compatibility with our hearing aids. Due to the complex nature of the Android platform and many different types of products utilizing this platform, we test each product separately and will provide compatibility information as we complete our rigorous testing. Remember to check this page for updated Android compatibility information.

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.