Etymotic BEAN® Quiet Sound Amplifier® - Single Ear
The BEAN Quiet Sound Amplifier from Etymotic Research is an easy-to-use personal sound amplifier that doesn't require a referral or a licensed professional. When you need to make the world around you one click louder, the BEAN can help, especially with hearing speech and other quiet sounds.
The BEAN Sound Amplifier is smart. Its unique circuitry automatically senses the ambient noise level, giving it the ability to only amplify soft sounds. Quiet noises are amplified in high-fidelity with a detailed high end, while the loud sounds you can already hear just pass through the earpieces naturally. This dramatically improves intelligibility of the consonant sounds in speech (the same high-pitched noises that are often taken first by noise-induced hearing loss). BEAN brings conversations back into focus, even in noisy settings.
A personal sound amplifier is a little like a pair reading glasses: you don't need to see a doctor to get one, it's very inexpensive compared to the ones you could get from a professional, and it comes ready-to-use right out of the box. If you want to experiment with hearing enhancement without the expense and hassle of going straight to a hearing professional, BEAN is a great place to start. And if you don't need hearing aids, but do want to give your hearing a boost, BEAN is the perfect solution.
Etymotic BEAN sound amplifiers are ideal for:
Movies & theater
...and for any time you want to communicate more easily with co-workers, friends, and family.
Serious Hearing - Seriously Easy
BEAN is ready to use right out of the box. The controls are simple, and it has just two pre-set levels of amplification to toggle between. It requires no programming or adjustments. It doesn't require a referral or any visits to a licensed professional. It comes with several different types of eartips, so you can get a fantastic, comfortable fit without needing to get custom molds made. It lasts up to ten days on a single tiny battery, a whole package of batteries are included, and a gentle low battery alert sound lets you know when it's ready to be changed.
The Etymotic BEAN Quiet Sound Amplifier is a personal sound amplifier designed to let you better hear quiet sounds such as speech, while loud sounds pass through with no amplification. If you're considering hearing aids, you can try these for a small fraction of the cost. Comfortable and easy to use. One single ear piece.
The Etymotic BEAN Quiet Sound Amplifier is a personal sound amplifier designed to let you better hear quiet sounds such as speech, while loud sounds pass through with no amplification. If you're considering hearing aids, you can try these for a small fraction of the cost. Comfortable and easy to use. One pair of ear pieces.
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