GN Hearing announced as prestigious CES 2019 Innovation Awards Honoree

November 9, 2018 

GN Hearing today announced that it has been named a CES® 2019 Innovation Awards Honoree for ReSound LiNX Quattro™, the world’s first Premium-Plus hearing aid. The announcement was made during CES Unveiled New York, an invite-only tech event bringing together top media, exhibitors and industry leaders for a sneak peek of the products and trends expected at CES 2019, which will run January 8-11, 2019 in Las Vegas, United States. 

An annual program that celebrates outstanding design, the CES Innovation Awards recognizes honorees across 28 product categories. A panel of judges, including designers, engineers and members of the tech media, review submissions based on design, functionality, consumer appeal, engineering and how the products compare with competition.

Powered by new technology, ReSound LiNX Quattro is the world’s most advanced rechargeable hearing solution, offering a brilliant sound experience with unprecedented Layers of Sound™. The innovative technology is recognized in the Accessibility Awards category. 

People look for hearing aids that will not only help them hear better and more naturally, but will also integrate seamlessly into other areas of life. Allowing users to connect better than ever with the world around them, ReSound LiNX Quattro provides a new level of accessibility for those with hearing loss. For example, in a direct comparison, where hearing aid users were asked to listen to music and rate the sound, the ultimate test of sound quality, 95% of respondents preferred ReSound LiNX Quattro compared to other premium hearing aids. * 

“We are honored to receive an honoree status with the prestigious CES Innovation Awards. Innovation is part of our DNA at GN Hearing. We strive to support people living with hearing loss access the latest technology that helps them hear more, do more and be more than they ever thought possible. With the launch of ReSound LiNX Quattro, as well as other major technology launches and innovation partnerships, GN Hearing is continuing to shape the future of hearing care,” says Helen Ljungdahl Round, Senior Vice President, Global Marketing, GN Hearing.

The CES Innovation Awards are sponsored by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™, owner and producer of CES, the world’s largest and most influential technology event. CTA has been recognizing achievements in product design and engineering since 1976. The complete list of CES 2019 Innovation Honorees, including product descriptions and photos, can be found at CES.tech/Innovation.
 

For further information, please contact:

Marie Schleimann Nordlund Lars Otto Andersen-Lange
Head of PR, media and communication
GN Hearing
Tel: +45 31 26 37 34
mschleimannnordlund@gnhearing.com

Head of Media Relations & Corporate Public Affairs
Group Communication, GN Group
Tel: +45 45 75 02 55
loalange@gn.com

Learn more about our latest product, ReSound LiNX Quattro

 

*Jespersen et al, 2018.


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