Top Hearing Aids of 2019

Our selection of the best hearing aids available in Canada in 2019!

Here we compile a list of the latest hearing aids available in Toronto and the rest of Canada so that you can make the decision as to which hearing aids fit your lifestyle needs. Consider this your guide to what’s new to the market.

This list is based on the most reputable manufacturers and their latest generation products. Come back here on a regular basis to find out what the latest devices are and how you can benefit from them.

For each of these products we also aim to bring to you a more detailed page where you will find a more thorough explanation of features and updates.

Let’s get started then!

The Best Hearing Aid For Android Users & Audiophiles

Phonak Audeo Marvel 2.0

Released August 2019

With the new Marvel series, Phonak is offically the first hearing aid manufacturer to bring direct to Android and iPhone streaming. This means that you no longer need to wear a streaming device to transmit audio from your Bluetooth enabled device to your hearing aids. This alone is a game changer, however couple it with the latest generation Lithium Ion rechargeability, and a list of new features, and you have a set of hearing aids which will not disappoint. In August 2019, through a firmware update, Phonak is pushing new changes to all existing Marvel users, and new users will receive the new features on the first day of fitting.

Here is a list of features you will benefit from with the new Phonak Marvel 2.0:

  • Direct to iPhone and Android audio streaming
  • Lithium Ion Rechargability as an option
  • Telecoil as an option
  • AutoSense 3.0 for automatic programming adjustment based on your environment
  • Binaural VoiceStream Technology for streaming audio to both hearing aids simultaneously
  • RogerDirect which allows direct streaming from Rogers devices to Marvel without the need for an external receiver
  • AirStream technology for easy audio streaming from the TV with the TV Streamer.
  • Real-time remote support so that you can have those fine adjustments made from the comfort of your home

Our Scores

The following categories are scored out 10. These ratings are based strictly on our clinical feedback from clients and staff and are the opinions of our company. 

8
User-End Customization
The ability of the end-user to manually change presets and fine tune the performance of the devices using their mobile telephone.
9
Sound Quality
The overall quality of sound being outputted by the hearing aid receiver
8
Speech In Noise
The ability of the hearing aid to pickup, decipher and process speech in noisy environments allowing the end-user to better understand speech in noise.
9
Wireless Technology Integration
The ability of the hearing aids to wirelessly connect to your Bluetooth enabled devices, and also the ability of a set of hearing aids to communicate with each other.
8
Innovation In Design
Breakthrough innovation in design and aesthetics of the hearing device and accompanying accessories such chargers and remote controls.
8.4
Overall Score
Our combined average score of the preceding five categories. Any scores 8 and above signify excellent performance and value for your hard earned money.

The Best Hearing Aid For iPhone Users

Oticon Opn S

Released March 2019

One of the first hearing aid manufacturers to bring direct to iPhone streaming, Oticon is proudly showcasing their latest product, the Opn S to the Canadian Market. And they do have a great number of reason to be proud. With the Opn S, Oticon now offers their proprietary recharging technology, something that was missing in the previous Opn. With an updated chip, the Opn S boasts an incredible ability to process sound 56,000 times per second! This will provide a superior ability to hear in noisy environments.

Here is a list of features you will benefit from with the new Oticon Opn S:

  • Direct to iPhone streaming, including music
  • Lithium Ion Rechargability as an option
  • Velox platform for enhanced sound processing
  • Updated feedback management in under 60 ms
  • OpenSound Navigator for those that find themselves in noisy situations
  • All of these features put together provide better speech understanding and reduced listening effort

Our Scores

The following categories are scored out 10. These ratings are based strictly on our clinical feedback from clients and staff and are the opinions of our company. 

7
User-End Customization
The ability of the end-user to manually change presets and fine tune the performance of the devices using their mobile telephone.
8.5
Sound Quality
The overall quality of sound being outputted by the hearing aid receiver
9
Speech In Noise
The ability of the hearing aid to pickup, decipher and process speech in noisy environments allowing the end-user to better understand speech in noise.
7.5
Wireless Technology Integration
The ability of the hearing aids to wirelessly connect to your Bluetooth enabled devices, and also the ability of a set of hearing aids to communicate with each other.
7
Innovation In Design
Breakthrough innovation in design and aesthetics of the hearing device and accompanying accessories such chargers and remote controls.
7.8
Overall Score
Our combined average score of the preceding five categories. Any scores 8 and above signify excellent performance and value for your hard earned money.

The Best Hearing Aid For Design Conscious Users

Signia Styletto Connect Nx & Signia Silk Nx

Released March 2019

Signia’s new Nx platform brings us two options which qualify for the best designed hearing aids of 2019.

The Styletto Connect is not your typical hearing aids. Officially classified as Slim-RICS, these devices look more like premium wireless ear buds rather than your typical hearing aids. The charging case is highly reminscent of the Apple earPods, and provides similiar functionality. These hearing aids also feature direct to iPhone streaming, a must-have feature for our music lovers.

The Silk Nx, is the latest generation ready-to-wear CIC hearing aids by Signia, now containing all the features of the Nx platform. This option is also available in a CROS model, the worlds first CIC CROS.

Here is a list of features you will receive with the new Nx platform available both in the Silk and the Styletto Connect models:

  • Direct to iPhone streaming, including music
  • Lithium Ion Rechargability as an option for the Styletto Connect
  • Own Voice Processing eliminating echo
  • Unique design

Our Scores

The following categories are scored out 10. These ratings are based strictly on our clinical feedback from clients and staff and are the opinions of our company. 

6.5
User-End Customization
The ability of the end-user to manually change presets and fine tune the performance of the devices using their mobile telephone.
8
Sound Quality
The overall quality of sound being outputted by the hearing aid receiver
8
Speech In Noise
The ability of the hearing aid to pickup, decipher and process speech in noisy environments allowing the end-user to better understand speech in noise.
7
Wireless Technology Integration
The ability of the hearing aids to wirelessly connect to your Bluetooth enabled devices, and also the ability of a set of hearing aids to communicate with each other.
9.5
Innovation In Design
Breakthrough innovation in design and aesthetics of the hearing device and accompanying accessories such chargers and remote controls.
7.8
Overall Score
Our combined average score of the preceding five categories. Any scores 8 and above signify excellent performance and value for your hard earned money.

The Best Hearing Aid For The Tech Savvy User and Endless User-End Customization

Resound LiNX Quattro

Released September 2018

GN Resound, A Danish company, has a long history of developing breakthrough technology in the hearing device space. And yet again Resound brings cutting-edge technology to the market with their latest generation product LiNX Quattro. Surpassing their last generation product, the Quattro now has a Lithium Ion rechargeable option with a portable carrying case. In addition to rechargeability, the product also features updates that include new sound processing algorithm called “Layers of Sound, updated streaming capabilities, and a cloud based feature that allows for remote fine-tuning.

Here is a list of features you will receive with the GN Resound LiNX Quattro:

  • Direct to iPhone audio streaming
  • Direct to Google Pixel 3 audio streaming
  • Rechargeability
  • Clearer and fuller sounds as a result of high input dynamic range and extended bandwidth

Our Scores

The following categories are scored out 10. These ratings are based strictly on our clinical feedback from clients and staff and are the opinions of our company. 

9
User-End Customization
The ability of the end-user to manually change presets and fine tune the performance of the devices using their mobile telephone.
8
Sound Quality
The overall quality of sound being outputted by the hearing aid receiver
8
Speech In Noise
The ability of the hearing aid to pickup, decipher and process speech in noisy environments allowing the end-user to better understand speech in noise.
8
Wireless Technology Integration
The ability of the hearing aids to wirelessly connect to your Bluetooth enabled devices, and also the ability of a set of hearing aids to communicate with each other.
8
Innovation In Design
Breakthrough innovation in design and aesthetics of the hearing device and accompanying accessories such chargers and remote controls.
8.2
Overall Score
Our combined average score of the preceding five categories. Any scores 8 and above signify excellent performance and value for your hard earned money.

The Best Hearing Aid For The Active Person and The Safety Conscious User

Starkey Livio AI

Released January 2019

Starkey, an American hearing aid manufacturer, is betting big on AI and body sensing technology. They have coined the term “Healthable” to describe their latest generation product. With the Livio AI, the user will get a number of breakthrough features not existinant in other hearinga ids such as embedded sensors, and artifical intelligence.

Thanks to the fall sensor, if the end-user falls, an automatic message will be sent to a selected contact. And the in-ear receivers can accurately measure your hear-rate. Starkey hopes the end-user will utilize this information to help the user improve their overall health.

An integrated virtual assistant allows for hands-free help whenever the user needs it. The assistant can answer any day-to-day questions, such as “what’s today’s weather forecast?”.

Here is a list of features you will receive with the Livio AI:

  • Fall detection and alerts
  • Heart rate measurement
  • Virtual Assistant
  • Rechargeability
  • Amazon Alex connectivity

Our Scores

The following categories are scored out 10. These ratings are based strictly on our clinical feedback from clients and staff and are the opinions of our company. 

7
User-End Customization
The ability of the end-user to manually change presets and fine tune the performance of the devices using their mobile telephone.
8
Sound Quality
The overall quality of sound being outputted by the hearing aid receiver
8
Speech In Noise
The ability of the hearing aid to pickup, decipher and process speech in noisy environments allowing the end-user to better understand speech in noise.
7.5
Wireless Technology Integration
The ability of the hearing aids to wirelessly connect to your Bluetooth enabled devices, and also the ability of a set of hearing aids to communicate with each other.
8.5
Innovation In Design
Breakthrough innovation in design and aesthetics of the hearing device and accompanying accessories such chargers and remote controls.
7.8
Overall Score
Our combined average score of the preceding five categories. Any scores 8 and above signify excellent performance and value for your hard earned money.

The Best Hearing Aid For The Tinnitus Sufferer

Widex Evoke

Released April 2018

Widex’s latest generation product is called the Evoke and stands out from the rest of the crowd by offering top-of-the-line tinnitus management features and claims to be the worlds first hearing device powered by real-time machine learning, hence improving the user experience over time.

Experienced Widex users swear by the sound quality and very rarely switch over to a different brand. This product is no different, delivering wonderful clarity and great speech comprehension in noisy environments.

The Evoke microchip analysis the users sound environment and prioritizes the most important sounds. And the mobile app has a wonderful set of features that allows the end-user to fine tune the device to their liking.

Here is a list of features you will receive with the Evoke:

  • Flexible core adds flexibility and additional processing power that enables automation
  • Pure-link 2.4 GHz allows smartphone integration

Our Scores

The following categories are scored out 10. These ratings are based strictly on our clinical feedback from clients and staff and are the opinions of our company. 

8.5
User-End Customization
The ability of the end-user to manually change presets and fine tune the performance of the devices using their mobile telephone.
8
Sound Quality
The overall quality of sound being outputted by the hearing aid receiver
8
Speech In Noise
The ability of the hearing aid to pickup, decipher and process speech in noisy environments allowing the end-user to better understand speech in noise.
7
Wireless Technology Integration
The ability of the hearing aids to wirelessly connect to your Bluetooth enabled devices, and also the ability of a set of hearing aids to communicate with each other.
6.5
Innovation In Design
Breakthrough innovation in design and aesthetics of the hearing device and accompanying accessories such chargers and remote controls.
7.6
Overall Score
Our combined average score of the preceding five categories. Any scores 8 and above signify excellent performance and value for your hard earned money.

We Offer the Best Deals for Hearing Aids

We want you to enjoy the benefits of hearing aids and transform the quality of your life. That’s why we’re offering you the best deal possible:

  • We use the latest technology, which means our hearing aids don´t just work effectively and look great, they also last for up to 5 years.
  • We offer 3 years of FREE servicing. We´ll clean them, change the filters and carry out any other relevant maintenance which may be needed to make sure they’re working without any problems.
  • We have a 30-day return policy. In the unlikely event you´re not 100% satisfied, we´ll refund you your money, minus the fee for custom-making the hearing aids for your fitting.
  • We’ll give you on-going advice and support about changing batteries, any repairs, if needed, and possible upgrades, to ensure everything is going satisfactorily for you.
  • And should you find the same hearing aid at any other authorized dispenser here in Ontario, we’ll match their price.

Don’t wait any longer. Contact us today to find out how we can help you overcome your hearing loss and have a better quality of life.

If you are looking for new hearing aids and are located in the Greater Area of Toronto, House of Hearing can help answer questions you may have.

As an independent clinic, we are free to choose from the best brands available worldwide. We meet your specific needs based on your hearing test results, lifestyle, and budget.

  • Over 9000 Clients Since 2011
  • Lowest Pricing on All Brands with our 30 Day Price Match Guarantee
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  • 3 Years of FREE Servicing
  • 2 Years of Loss & Damage Insurance (Included)
  • Trade-in Rebates
  • 0% Financing for those that qualify

We are happy to guarantee the lowest pricing for all hearing aid brands we carry, within 30 days of your purchase. The hearing aid must be the same brand and model and sold by an authorized dispenser in Ontario, Canada. The exact same accessories and services must be included. Product price must not be lower due to an advertising error or misprint.

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Depending on your situation, you may have more questions or you may want to book an appointment to assess your needs. Either way, give us a call and we’ll assist you on the next step to hear better!

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Five Convenient Locations in the GTA!

Vaughan / Maple: 975 Major MacKenzie Dr W unit 4
Call: (905) 832-9095

Toronto / North York: 2367 Finch Ave W. Unit A
Call: (416) 546-7281

Richmond Hill / Mackenzie Health Hospital: 10 Trench St unit 2234
Call: (905) 763-0460

Concord / Vaughan Mills: 3175 Rutherford Rd Unit 4
Call: (905) 597-1114

North York: 1275 Finch Ave. W. Suite 208
Call: (416) 516-3332