How to Connect Oticon Hearing Aids to iPhone

Hearing aids have come a long way with wireless connectivity that allows you to stream audio and enhance your hearing experience.

This guide covers everything about pairing Oticon hearing aids with useful Bluetooth accessories like ConnectClip, TV Adapter, Remote Control, and iPhones.

Pairing Oticon Hearing Aids with ConnectClip

ConnectClip is a wireless microphone accessory that transmits audio into your hearing aids from up to 30 feet away. Follow these instructions to pair ConnectClip:

Pairing Oticon Hearing Aids with ConnectClip
Pairing Oticon Hearing Aids with ConnectClip

1. Charge Your ConnectClip

Fully charge the ConnectClip before pairing to ensure a strong wireless connection. The light turns green when completely charged.

2. Turn On Your Hearing Aids

Ensure your Oticon hearing aids are powered on before pairing mode. They must be on to establish a connection.

3. Activate Pairing Mode on ConnectClip

Press and hold the main button on ConnectClip with the lid open for around 5 seconds until the light flashes blue and red. It is now in pairing mode.

4. Initiate Pairing Mode on Hearing Aids

Turn your hearing aids off and then back on again to put them in pairing mode. Consult your model’s guide for specific steps.

5. Complete Pairing

Bring the ConnectClip close to your hearing aids. After 10-20 seconds, the light will turn solid blue indicating a successful pairing.

You can now clip ConnectClip onto a speaker’s clothing to transmit their voice directly into your hearing aids from a distance. Make sure it stays within 30 feet for best performance.

Pairing Oticon Hearing Aids with a TV Adapter

The Oticon TV Adapter streams audio from your TV directly into your hearing aids. Follow these steps:

1. Place the TV Adapter Near the TV

Position the TV Adapter within 5 feet of your TV. Make sure there are no obstructions between them.

2. Power On Hearing Aids

Ensure your Oticon hearing aids are turned on before initiating pairing mode.

3. Activate Pairing Mode on TV Adapter

Press and hold the pairing button on the back of the TV Adapter for 5 seconds. The LED light will blink to indicate pairing mode is active.

4. Activate Pairing Mode on Hearing Aids

Turn off your hearing aids and then turn them back on. Refer to your model’s guide for the specific power cycle procedure.

5. Complete Pairing

Bring your hearing aids close to the TV Adapter. After 10-15 seconds, the LED on the adapter will stop blinking to indicate successful pairing.

You can now stream audio from your TV directly into your Oticon hearing aids. Make sure the adapter is always powered on and within range when watching TV.

Pairing Oticon Hearing Aids with Remote Control

The Oticon Remote Control allows you to adjust volume and switch listening modes discretely. Here is how to pair it:

1. Insert Battery into Remote

Open the battery door on the remote and insert the included AAA battery.

2. Turn on Hearing Aids

Ensure your Oticon hearing aids are powered on before putting them into pairing mode.

3. Activate Pairing Mode on Remote

Press and hold the top left volume button (+) and program button simultaneously for 5 seconds until the indicator light blinks. The remote is now in pairing mode.

4. Activate Pairing Mode on Hearing Aids

Turn off your hearing aids completely, then turn them back on. Refer to your specific model’s guide for pairing steps.

5. Complete Pairing

Bring the remote close to your hearing aids until the indicator light turns solid. This indicates a successful pairing.

You can now use the remote to control volume and listening programs on your hearing aids from a distance.

Pairing Oticon Hearing Aids with Remote Control
Pairing Oticon Hearing Aids with Remote Control

Pairing Oticon Hearing Aids with iPhone

You can stream phone calls, music, podcasts, and more directly from your iPhone into Oticon hearing aids. Follow these steps:

1. Download Oticon ON App

Download and install the Oticon ON app from the App Store onto your iPhone. This app is required to connect to hearing aids.

2. Enable Bluetooth on iPhone

Open Settings and ensure Bluetooth is turned on under the Connectivity menu.

3. Put Hearing Aids in Pairing Mode

Power cycle your hearing aids off and then back on. Refer to the model guide for the proper pairing mode procedure.

4. Open Oticon ON App

Launch the Oticon ON app. It will search and pair with nearby hearing aids in pairing mode automatically.

5. Connect Hearing Aids

Select your hearing aids when they show up in the app and follow the prompts to fully connect them. Repeat for both sides if wearing two hearing aids.

Once paired, you can adjust settings and stream audio from your iPhone directly into your Oticon hearing aids!

Troubleshooting Tips for Connectivity Issues

If you encounter issues pairing your Oticon hearing aids with accessories, try these troubleshooting tips:

  1. Ensure the hearing aids have enough charge and are powered on.
  2. Close distance between devices during pairing. Bring within a foot.
  3. Confirm accessories are in proper pairing mode.
  4. Toggle airplane mode and Bluetooth on the iPhone off/on to reset the connection.
  5. Update hearing aid and accessory firmware to the latest version.
  6. Unpair and then repair devices to refresh the connection.
  7. Contact Oticon support for further assistance if issues persist.

Using Oticon ON App to Manage Hearing Aids

The Oticon ON app lets you control and customize your hearing aids from your iPhone:

  1. Adjust the volume or mute your hearing aids.
  2. Switch between listening modes and sound programs.
  3. Fine-tune treble/bass and other audio settings.
  4. Locate lost hearing aids with the ‘Find My Hearing Aid’ feature.
  5. Get usage insights and battery status.
  6. Connect to Oticon’s RemoteCare telehealth services.

Key Takeaways

  1. Oticon hearing aids can connect wirelessly to useful accessories like ConnectClip, TV Adapter, Remote Control, and iPhones.
  2. Follow the step-by-step pairing instructions carefully for each accessory.
  3. The Oticon ON app allows full control and customization of connected hearing aids from your iPhone.
  4. Troubleshoot connectivity issues by resetting devices, updating firmware, and contacting Oticon.
  5. Wireless connectivity significantly enhances the experience and convenience of Oticon hearing aids.

With the comprehensive guidance provided in this guide, you can easily pair your Oticon hearing aids with the accessories and devices you need to enjoy clear, seamless audio streaming and discretionary control in any environment.

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