ReSound Smart Hearing aid compatibility



By combining the world’s best hearing aids with modern mainstream technology, ReSound Smart Hearing aids enable you to stream from virtually any audio source and personalize your sound on the go.

Getting connected

For instructions on how to connect your hearing aids to your Apple device, Android device and how to use ReSound apps, download and follow the Connectivity Guide.

Download Connectivity Guide

Stream sound to your Smart Hearing aids

Direct audio streaming on iOS

With ReSound Smart Hearing aids you can connect directly with your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. This enables you to stream phone calls, audiobooks and music directly to your hearing aids.

Streaming Made for iPhone - MFi

When your hearing aids are paired with any of the Apple devices listed below, direct sound streaming and basic hearing aid adjustments are natively integrated and available directly from iOS. 


MFi compatible Apple devices:

iPhone X
iPhone 8 Plus
iPhone 8
iPhone 7 Plus
iPhone 7
iPhone 6s Plus
iPhone 6s
iPhone 6 Plus
iPhone 6
iPhone SE (iOS 11.3 or earlier; iOS 11.4.1)
iPhone 5s
iPhone 5c
iPhone 5
 iPad Pro (12.9-inch)
iPad Pro (10.5-inch)
iPad Pro (9.7-inch)
iPad Air 2
iPad Air
iPad mini 4
iPad mini 3
iPad mini 2
iPad mini
iPad (5th generation)
iPad (4th generation)

iPod touch (6th generation)
iPod touch (5th generation)

 

Audio streaming on Android

If you have an Android smartphone, use the ReSound Phone Clip+ to stream phone calls, audiobooks and music to your hearing aids.

Streaming Android

For streaming to an Android device, use the ReSound Phone Clip+. Compatibility: Any Bluetooth v.2.0 Android device. 

Truly personalize your hearing experience

Hearing aid controls - iOS and Android

Use the ReSound Smart apps to tailor your hearing experience - perfectly matching you own preferences. Easily. Discreetly. And straight from your phone.

For Apple devices and selected compatible Android devices, you can connect directly to the hearing aids and change settings. See the full list of compatible phones below. 

Control and personalization through apps 

For full control and personalization of you hearing experience download and use the ReSound Smart app. Make sure you choose the right app to use with your ReSound Smart Hearing aids:

Compatible devices for ReSound Smart app

Compatible Apple devices

  • iPhone X
  • iPhone 8 Plus
  • iPhone 8
  • iPhone 7 Plus
  • iPhone 7
  • iPhone 6s Plus
  • iPhone 6s
  • iPhone 6 Plus
  • iPhone 6
  • iPhone SE (iOS 11.3 or earlier; iOS 11.4.1)
  • iPhone 5s
  • iPhone 5c
  • iPhone 5
  • iPad Pro (12.9-inch)
  • iPad Pro (10.5-inch)
  • iPad Pro (9.7-inch)
  • iPad Air 2
  • iPad Air
  • iPad mini 4
  • iPad mini 3
  • iPad mini 2
  • iPad mini
  • iPad (5th generation)
  • iPad (4th generation)
  • iPod touch (6th generation)
  • iPod touch (5th generation)

The ReSound Smart app 
is optimized for iPhone 6. iOS 8 or later is required.
Watch support requires watch OS 2 and iOS 9. 

 

 

Compatible Android devices

ReSound Smart app

  • Samsung Galaxy S9+
  • Samsung Galaxy S9
  • Samsung Galaxy S8+
  • Samsung Galaxy S8
  • Samsung Galaxy S7
  • Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
  • Samsung Galaxy S6
  • Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
  • Samsung Galaxy S5
  • Samsung Galaxy S4
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 4
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 5
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The app is only available for download on the devices mentioned above. Each sub variant of the phones listed above, e.g. Galaxy S5 Active or Galaxy S5 Mini, is modified by the local carrier in each country and we cannot guarantee direct compatibility for these.

If you already have one of the sub variants and a working direct connection to your hearing aids, we advise you not to upgrade to Android OS 6.0.1 or later at the moment. We recommend that your Android mobile device runs Android OS version 5.0 - Lollipop or later.

Your hearing aids may need to be updated to the latest firmware to work with the app. This update can be done by your hearing care professional.

Supported app control:


If your ReSound hearing aids or your smartphone is not compatible with the ReSound Smart app, use the ReSound Control app in connection with a ReSound Phone Clip+

Compatibility: Android devices running OS 2.3.5 or later and Bluetooth v. 2.0. Functionality verified on selected devices from HTC, Huawei, LG, Motorola, Samsung and Sony.