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How Does SoundGate 2 Differ from the Original SoundGate?

Erin Reichert, MS

July 14, 2014

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Question

I just ordered a SoundGate streamer for a set of Bliss miniBTE hearing aids. Sonic’s Customer Care advised that there’s a new streamer, the SoundGate 2. How is it different than the original SoundGate?

Answer

We’ve taken the original and improved upon it! The new and improved SoundGate 2 has a 200% increase in range, an integrated telecoil, and a 100% increase in battery life, providing up to 10 hours of streaming! In addition it has a sleek, new design with a soft touch coating.

I was very comfortable with the pairing process of the old system. Is the new SoundGate 2 just as simple to pair to the instruments?

Pairing the SoundGate 2 to the hearing instrument is just as easy as ever. By following the on-screen directions in the software – two simple clicks is all it takes to pair the SoundGate 2 to the hearing instrument.

Are there any other accessories that have been updated?

Sonic is proud to introduce the TV Adapter 2 and the Telephone Adapter 2. The TV Adapter 2 has a 200% increase in range, update design and allows for easy switching between multiple TV Adapters. The Phone Adapter 2 also has the 200% increase in range and offers a connection to digital office phones via an optional accessory.

For more information, please visit http://www.sonici.com/ or the Sonic Expo Page on AudiologyOnline.


erin reichert

Erin Reichert, MS

Director, Professional Services

Erin Reichert is the Director of Professional Services at Sonic and is responsible for Audiology Services as well as Customer Care. Her primary focus is to create world-class support and service in every interaction with Sonic. Prior to her current position, she held various positions of increasing responsibility within the company, most recently having been Manager of Audiology Services. Prior to joining Sonic in 2006, Erin worked at a private practice serving south-eastern Minnesota. Erin received her Master’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison - Go Badgers!


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