Buying a Hearing Aid: Part 1 of 3

Discovering that you have a hearing loss can be devastating. On top of that, navigating the maze of options available to you is time consuming, requires a great deal of specialized knowledge, and is just flat-out confusing. However, when it comes to buying hearing aids, a bit of due diligence[…]

Buying a Hearing Aid: Part 2 of 3

If you haven’t yet read Part 1 of this series, please go back and read that first. Before we begin Part 2, please open this list of most popular hearing aids in a new window; we’re going to reference it quite a bit throughout this post.


Buying a Hearing Aid: Part 3 of 3

If you haven’t done so already, please read Part 1 and Part 2 before reading this post. Once you’ve settled on a few hearing aids you’re interested in, it’s time to find a competitive price and a place to buy them. In this post, we’re going to show[…]

Lithium-Ion vs. Silver-Zinc Rechargeable Hearing Aids

Hearing aids are among the few premium portable electronic devices that until recently completely relied on disposable batteries. The true challenge so far has been to develop a rechargeable battery that is small enough so it can fit even in the smallest hearing aids. Being small isn’t the only requirement[…]

Beyond “Better Hearing”: How Modern Hearing Aids Make Hearing a Pleasant and Natural Experience Again

You have probably heard the old stereotypes about hearing aids—they whistle, they make everything too loud, they are noisy. But a less common complaint is that they don’t do their job. In other words, people acknowledge that hearing aids do help people hear the sounds that they couldn’t with hearing[…]

5 Things to Expect When Purchasing Hearing Aids for the First Time

When I walked into the hearing clinic to purchase my first pair of hearing aids 15 years ago, I didn’t really know what to expect. It had taken me a long time to make the decision of purchasing hearing aids, and I was now looking forward to this technology.

Hearing Aid IP Ratings Explained

For years, I used to be terrified of using my hearing aids anywhere near water. I even developed a weird habit to triple check whether I still have my hearing aids in before I’m stepping into the shower or before diving into a swimming pool. I do it even if[…]

Widex Beyond Z Rechargeable Hearing Aids

On September 11, 2017, Widex announced the Beyond Z Rechargeable, a new hearing aid that is based on their latest generation Beyond. It inherits all the features of the Beyond platform and is also rechargeable. We’re pleased to see that Widex has joined the competition and launched a rechargeable hearing[…]

3 Most Popular Hearing Aid Accessories

Wireless hearing aids are sophisticated devices that can truly improve your quality of life. However, there are situations where you might need to rely on external accessories to communicate effectively. In this article we’re going to take a look at the most popular hearing aid accessories and why they’re useful.


What to Expect at a Hearing Test

Often hearing loss happens gradually, so the brain has enough time to adjust to your hearing changing. That’s why it can be difficult to identify the symptoms of hearing loss. It can sometimes take several years to realize that your hearing has changed and to finally decide to get a[…]

How Hearing Aids Can Help with Tinnitus

Tinnitus is known as a sensation of sound inside your head. It is usually referred to as “ringing in the ear” even though it can take many forms: ringing, buzzing, hissing, humming or even roaring.

Tinnitus is quite common: approximately 10-15% of the US population is affected by it. In[…]

6 Benefits of Made for iPhone Hearing Aids

Made for iPhone hearing aids used to make news headlines a few years back. Initially a prerogative of hearing aid brands Resound and Starkey, other manufacturers have now caught up with them. Phonak has even recently released Made For All Hearing Aids, which provides direct connectivity to any[…]

Signia Nx Hearing Aids Coming Soon

On October 18, 2017, hearing technology leader Sivantos announced the new Signia Nx, the latest generation of high-end hearing aids that are expected to begin shipping at the end of November.

Signia Nx OVP (Own Voice Processing)

Signia’s newest hearing aids come[…]

Phonak Audéo B-Direct Made For All Hearing Aid

Phonak, one of the world’s leading hearing aid manufacturers, has just unveiled a new product that is creating quite a buzz in the hearing aid industry. Phonak has introduced its long-awaited Made For All (MFA) hearing aid, the Audeo B-Direct, which[…]

Revolutionary Nearly Invisible Phonak Titanium Hearing Aids

Combining the benefits of the latest 3D printing technology and medical grade titanium, the Phonak Titanium is the most revolutionary custom molded hearing aid to hit the market in years.

If you’re one of the 48 million Americans who struggle with hearing[…]

Signia Pure 13 BT Made for iPhone Hearing Aid Coming Soon

We’ve just learned of an exciting new product release from Signia (formerly Siemens). Available May 1, Signia is releasing their first Made for iPhone hearing aid- Pure 13 BT. From the information available thus far, it looks like a pretty interesting product that brings some innovation to this increasingly popular[…]

Unitron Introduces Moxi Fit R, World’s Smallest Rechargeable Hearing Aid

Just a quick update to all our subscribers currently wearing Unitron Moxi Fit hearing aids, or perhaps getting ready to jump into the hearing aid market. Canadian-based hearing aid manufacturer Unitron has recently entered the rechargeable hearing aid market with a pretty interesting new product- Moxi Fit R.

Widex BEYOND Made for iPhone Hearing Aid Coming Soon


We’ve just learned some exciting news! At the end of November, Widex is set to release a Made for iPhone hearing aid, called BEYOND. The BEYOND hearing aid will be Widex’s first foray into the Made for iPhone hearing aid category.[…]

Signia Silk Instant-Fit Hearing Aid Coming in November


We’ve just learned that in November Signia hearing aids will be releasing a brand new discreet hearing aid that will be classified as “instant-fit”. The Signia Silk will be in a tiny one-size-fits-all form factor that in most ears will be as[…]

Win a Pair of Brand New Unitron Moxi Now Hearing Aids!


Have you heard we’re giving away a free set of premium Unitron Moxi Now Pro hearing aids on November 1, 2016? To enter to win, simply like this post on Facebook.

Here’s what the lucky winner will receive:

  • 2[…]

Unitron Moxi Now: The Smallest RIC Hearing Aid in the World


Today I’m pleased to announce a brand new, exciting hearing aid to our portfolio of products available nationwide.

In an industry often plagued by look-alike, me-too, copycat products, it’s a breath of fresh air to be introducing the newest hearing aid by Canadian hearing aid[…]

Phonak Audéo BR Rechargeable and Audéo B Hearing Aid Prices

Looking for prices on the Phonak Audéo BR and Audéo B hearing aids? You’re in the right place! Released August 29, 2016, the Phonak Audéo B-R and Audéo B are built on Phonak’s newest generation Belong platform. The Audéo B-R is Phonak’s first rechargeable hearing aid, and the first[…]

3 Fun (Simple) Online Hearing Tests

Not quite ready for a full-fledged hearing test? Why not kill a few minutes and see how you stack up against the internet, by taking a couple quick, extremely rudimentary hearing tests online?

The video “tests” below are all centered around testing high frequency hearing, since for most people,[…]

Phonak Hearing Aid Prices


Looking for Phonak hearing aid prices online? We offer all Phonak models at deeply discounted prices, with local service included. Our most affordable Phonak hearing aid is $1049, while our most advanced Phonak aid is offered at $2399. We provide not[…]

Signia Hearing Aid Prices


Looking for Signia hearing aid prices online? We offer all Signia hearing aid models at deeply discounted prices, with local service included. Our most affordable Signia hearing aid is $1199, while our most advanced Signia aid is offered at $2299. We[…]

Widex Hearing Aid Prices


Looking for Widex hearing aid prices online? We offer all Widex models at deeply discounted prices, with local service included. Our most affordable Widex hearing aid is $999, while our most advanced Widex aid is offered at $2249. We provide not[…]

Phonak Bolero V Prices

The price for the Phonak Bolero V30 is $1049, V50 is $1199, V70 is $1649, and the Bolero V90 is $2269. At the time of this post, the Bolero V70 is Phonak’s best and newest behind the ear hearing aid. The Bolero V is an excellent choice- comfortable, discreet, powerful,[…]

Signia Insio Prices

Looking for prices on Signia Insio hearing aids? Our prices for Insio custom hearing aids range from $1199 to $2299 per hearing aid depending on the technology level selected: 3px, 5px, or 7px. Our prices are the same whether you get the completely invisible IIC version, or a large full-shell[…]

ReSound Hearing Aid Prices


Note: We do not publicly post prices for the ReSound hearing aids we sell. For prices on ReSound hearing aids, please call us at 800-731-6794.

However, we can provide a general idea of how much ReSound hearing aids cost- see these links:[…]

Siemens Aquaris Prices

The Siemens Aquaris is the world’s only and best 100% waterproof hearing aid. Our price for the Siemens Aquaris is $1199 for the entry level 3mi model, $1699 for the mid range 5mi model, and $2299 for the premium 7mi model. All three of these models can withstand submersion in[…]

Unitron Hearing Aid Prices


Looking for Unitron hearing aid prices online? We offer all Unitron hearing aid models at deeply discounted prices, with local service included. Our most affordable Unitron hearing aid is $999, while our most advanced Unitron aid is offered at $2299. We provide[…]

Try Our New Hearing Aid Comparison Tool


By popular demand, we are proud to introduce our new hearing aid comparison tool!

Using this tool, it has never been easier to compare hearing aids side by side based on price, user reviews, local availability, features, and much more. We know we’ve[…]

Signia Cellion Primax Rechargeable Hearing Aid Available Fall 2016


We’ve just learned of an exciting new hearing aid Signia will release in the Fall of 2016. Following Phonak’s announcement earlier this week of their all new Phonak Audéo B-R rechargeable hearing aid, we now know that Signia will be releasing[…]

ReSound Enzo2 Prices

The ReSound Enzo2 is one of the most respected high power hearing aids on the market, and it also has direct to iPhone connectivity, which makes it very appealing to many people. In this post we’ll provide the average retail prices for the Enzo2 hearing adis. These are the prices[…]

ReSound LiNX2 Prices

Looking for ReSound LiNX2 prices online? In this post we’ll provide you with the average retail prices for ReSound hearing aids. This is the price you would pay if you purchased directly from a hearing provider locally. We sell ReSound LiNX2 hearing aids for much lower than these prices, but[…]

Phonak Naida V Prices

Wondering what your cost will be for Phonak Naida V hearing aids? The Naida V comes in 4 different technology levels, V30, V50, V70, and V90, and the price varies for each. The price does not vary depending on whether you get the SP (super power) or UP (ultra power)[…]

Phonak Virto V Prices

Interested in a custom Phonak Virto V hearing aid? Great choice! Phonak builds some of the best sounding, most advanced custom hearing aids in the world. On this page we’ll give you an overview of the prices for the Virto V hearing aids. Our price does not vary depending on[…]

Signia Primax Prices

Looking for prices on Signia Primax hearing aids? You’re in the right place! Although the photos below show only pictures of the Pure Primax, we sell all Signia hearing aid models at the same price (with the exception of custom Insio Primax hearing aids). So the prices below are also[…]

Unitron Moxi Prices

Our prices for Unitron Moxi North hearing aids varies from $999 per hearing aid for entry level technology, up to $2499 per hearing aid for Unitron’s most advanced technology. We offer the best prices on Unitron hearing aids with local service from a licensed hearing provider included. Please note that[…]

Widex Unique Prices

Find prices on Widex Unique hearing aids of all styles here, whether you’re interested in the Unique Fusion, Passion or Fashion, we have Widex hearing aids at the best prices. Widex is considered a Cadillac hearing aid manufacturer and makes some of the most impressive, best sounding hearing aids on[…]

New Phonak Audéo B and Audéo B-R Hearing Aids


Less than 24 months after Phonak’s launch of the enormously popular Venture platform, Phonak is gearing up to release a new family of hearing aids built on the all new Belong platform. These new hearing aids, available initially in only the RIC[…]

5 Things That Will Suprise You About Your New Hearing Aids


Many people have preconceived notions about how hearing aids look, sound, feel, and perform. However, first-time hearing aid wearers are almost always surprised by their new hearing aids in one way or another.

Widex Unique 440 Review


In my role at ZipHearing, dozens of hearing aids cross my desk each week. Every once in a while, I like to unbox a set and “play” with them. It helps me stay up to date on the technology and capabilities of[…]

Phonak Audéo V90 vs. Audéo V70


Update June 30, 2016: We’ve just learned that on August 29, 2016, Phonak will be releasing the new and improved version of this hearing aid, the Phonak Audéo B and Phonak Audéo B-R rechargeable hearing aids.

At the time of this[…]

The Truth About Hearing Aid Advertising


Do you constantly see full page ads in your local newspapers for hearing aids? Or maybe your local radio station plays that same 15 second hearing aid ad every hour on the hour. Or perhaps you’ve just entered the golden years and[…]

Hearing Aid Trial Periods


Considering purchasing hearing aids? You’d be wise to familiarize yourself with the terms of hearing aid trial periods before taking the plunge.

If you review a handful of Better Business Bureau profiles for hearing aid providers, you’ll see that many of the[…]

ReSound LiNX2 9 vs. LiNX2 7 vs. LiNX2 5

Last week we announced that we are now offering ReSound hearing aids. We’ve seen a good amount of interest in ReSound hearing aids among our website visitors, so we thought we’d provide a brief outline of some of the main differences between ReSound’s most popular hearing aids- the

Widex Hearing Aid Accessories


Widex hearing aids are some of the smartest hearing aids on the market. They can auto adapt to the wearer’s environment, focus on specific voices in a crowd, and over time can even learn the wearer’s listening preferences and adjust themselves![…]

ZipHearing Now Offering ReSound Hearing Aids

We are pleased to announce that ReSound hearing aids are now available through our nationwide network of credentialed hearing providers. ReSound has long been a leader and pioneer in the hearing aid industry. In early 2014 ReSound was the first manufacturer to introduce Made for iPhone hearing aids,[…]

Phonak Audéo vs. Bolero

Update June 30, 2016: We’ve just learned that on August 29, 2016, Phonak will be releasing the new and improved version of the Audéo V hearing aid, the Phonak Audéo B and Phonak Audéo B-R rechargeable hearing aids.

In Phonak’s[…]

Private Label Hearing Aids

In my old stomping grounds of California’s Central Valley, vineyards owned by the Bronco Wine Company dot the landscape. The Bronco Wine Company owns the Charles Shaw label of wine which is sold exclusively through Trader Joes and affectionately known as “Two-Buck Chuck.” Although critics have called Charles Shaw wine[…]

Widex Unique Fusion vs. Passion

The Widex Unique line of hearing aids is one of the newest, and currently one of our most popular lines of hearing aids. The Unique family offers a full line of styles, from tiny, custom in-the-ear hearing aids, to large and powerful behind-the-ear aids. Among all these styles, the 2[…]

Signia Releases First Product Family: Primax

At the end of January 2016 the Sivantos Group (new owners of Siemens Hearing Instruments), introduced their new hearing aid brand, Signia. Signia is the brand name that will eventually replace the Siemens name on all hearing aids and marketing material, though we can expect to see the Siemens name[…]

Phonak Adds New Naída V to Venture Platform

For patients with severe to profound hearing loss there is a new power hearing aid on the market to consider- the Phonak Naída V. In late 2014, Phonak first introduced the Venture platform which promised wearers more processing power, reduced battery consumption, and better overall performance. The Venture platform was[…]

Siemens Ace Binax Review

With receiver-in-canal (RIC) hearing aids being all the rage, and more and more folks looking for the most discreet hearing aids possible, it’s no wonder the Siemens Ace binax has been such a hit. Siemens bills it as the smallest RIC in their latest line up, but it just[…]

Siemens eCharger for Rechargeable Hearing Aids

Siemens builds cutting edge hearing aids that are comfortable, perform very well in background noise, and incredibly discreet. And did I mention rechargeable via the Siemens’ eCharger accessory? The eCharger accessory has been around for several years now, but improvements made to latest generations and an increase in demand for[…]

Myths About Buying Hearing Aids Online [Infographic]

In my role at ZipHearing I talk to folks struggling with hearing loss every day. One of the questions I’m frequently asked is, “Should I buy hearing aids online?” My answer is always the same- “If local service from a licensed hearing provider is included in your purchase price, sure!”[…]

Talking Too Loudly or Quietly? It May be Time For a Hearing Test

We all know someone who talks too loudly. Maybe you’re told you talk too loudly. Some may dismiss the loud talking of themselves or others as simply a personality trait. While that may sometimes be true, there is a real chance that that “loud mouth” is actually struggling with hearing[…]

Sivantos Launches New Signia Hearing Aid Brand

A little over a year ago it was reported that German-based hearing aid manufacturer Siemens was sold to the Sivantos Group. This sale left many in the hearing aid industry wondering what was to come of the Siemens brand, and what new direction the Sivantos Group might[…]

5 Reasons to Consider Buying Unitron Hearing Aids

It’s always been important to me to provide a wide array of hearing aids to our patients. I try to make sure each hearing aid that we deal with offers something slightly different to our patients, so that we (and the hearing providers we work with), can provide each patient[…]

5 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Hearing Aids

With an average of 12%-18% of hearing aids “in the drawer” (not being used), it’s clear that for one reason or another, many people who purchase hearing aids are not realizing the full benefits they may provide. Among the reasons that so many hearing aids get relegated to the[…]

Potential Short Term Remedy for Ringing in the Ears

A few months ago I stumbled across an interesting video which introduced a trick to temporarily reduce ringing in the ears. Skeptical, yet intrigued, I filed it away in my memory bank for the future.

I recently made the mistake of firing a few rounds of a high power weapon[…]

Should You Buy an Extended Warranty for Your Hearing Aids?

When you buy new hearing aids, they’ll come with a warranty of 1-4 years. Because hearing aids are so expensive, many people consider purchasing extended warranties. Sometimes, this a smart thing to do; other times, it doesn’t make sense.

If you’ve already purchased hearing aids and are wondering how long[…]