COPENHAGEN, Denmark–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, ReSound® introduced a new model to the
award-winning ReSound LiNX2™ family: the world’s only mini
behind-the-ear (BTE) model to feature Made for iPhone. In addition, the
mini BTE also features telecoil capabilities. ReSound LiNX2
is the world’s first internet-connected hearing aid, connecting to the
internet to locate misplaced hearing aids. This new model enhances the
award-winning ReSound Smart Hearing portfolio, giving users even more
choices to meet individual preferences and hearing loss needs.

The launch of the ReSound LiNX2 mini BTE builds on ReSound’s
successes at IFA 2016, world’s leading trade show for consumer
electronics, where the company recently participated to demonstrate its
Smart Hearing solutions. During this year’s show in Berlin, ReSound was
recognized as a leader in innovative hearing care technology, securing
two new awards for its Smart Hearing solutions:

  • UX Design Awards 2016 – Winner, ReSound Up Smart™ and ReSound
    Multi Mic™
  • ShowStoppers @ IFA 2016, IHS Markit Innovation Awards – Health,
    Fitness and Wearables – Winner, ReSound

“We are proud again to be at the forefront of the hearing industry by
creating the world’s only mini BTE hearing aid with Made for iPhone and
telecoil capabilities,”
said Anders Hedegaard, president and CEO of
GN Hearing. “Once again, ReSound is bringing to market a solution
that was not previously available to users. We want to empower people to
hear more than they ever thought possible, and we will continue to push
the limits of what is possible for hearing care in pursuit of this goal.”

ReSound LiNX2 is the only internet connected and Made for
iPhone hearing aid available in a complete lineup of models allowing
users the freedom to choose their preferred style. The new ReSound LiNX2
mini BTE model will bring the superior sound quality and connectivity of
ReSound Smart Hearing aids to even more people looking for an
effortless, natural hearing experience. Since 2007, ReSound has led the
industry in removing tunnel hearing with its advanced asymmetrical
directionality approach, opening up the world of sound for users.

The ReSound LiNX2 mini BTE is available in the U.S. market as
of September 1 and will launch globally on October 1.

ReSound Smart Hearing solutions are available through a global network
of hearing professionals. Consumers looking for more information about
ReSound hearing aids can visit www.resound.com.

About ReSound

People with hearing loss are at the heart of everything we do. Our
award-winning ReSound Smart Hearing aids help people feel more involved,
connected and in control. In an ever smarter world, we think big and
challenge the norm so that we can transform lives through the power of
sound. Available exclusively through audiologists and hearing care
professionals.

ReSound® is part of the GN Group –
pioneering great sound from world-leading ReSound hearing aids to Jabra
office headsets and sports headphones. Founded in 1869, employing over
5,000 people, and listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen, GN makes life sound
better.

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