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Fully Compatible for Better Hearing

Advanced Bionics offers a full line of high-performance products and accessories that allow you to customize your HiResolution™ Bionic Ear System to best meet your hearing and lifestyle needs. Choose from industry-leading sound processing innovations and Phonak Binaural VoiceStream Technology™ for better hearing in challenging settings and situations, accessories that connect you to the latest wireless technology, rechargeable or disposable power options, and a wide array of designs and colors for styling, highlighting, or concealing your processor.

“I value AB’s innovative attitude of always looking for ways to improve and ease people’s lives, whether it is something as simple as a lighter, longer-lasting battery or the next ‘miracle’ device.”

Glenice Swanson, implanted at age 45,
bilaterally implanted at age 51

Naída CI Q70 Processor

AB’s Naída CI Q70 (Naída CI) sound processor is the newest, most-advanced behind-the-ear sound processor in the world. It features a chic, lightweight design; exclusive AB sound processing innovations and Phonak Binaural VoiceStream Technology; and fashionable colors for high-performance hearing that is always instyle™.

Sound Processing

  • AutoSound™: Adapts dynamically to changing environments and automatically adjusts the volume levels for listeners.
  • ClearVoice™*: Automatically analyzes and adapts to every listening situation you or your child encounter, separating speech from surrounding noise.
  • UltraZoom: Dual-microphone technology pioneered by Phonak and designed to focus on sound from a speaker located in front of the listener for improved speech understanding in noise.
  • QuickSync: Easy, instant, simultaneous adjustments to volume and program settings on both sound processors for bilateral recipients.
  • ZoomControl: Provides the ability to focus on the speaker located on either side of the listener for improved hearing in places such as restaurants or cars.
  • DuoPhone: Automatically streams the caller’s voice directly to both implanted ears for hearing in stereo and easier phone conversations.

 

* Not approved for pediatric patients in the United States.

 

Implants

  • HiRes 90K™ Advantage Implant: AB’s HiRes 90K Advantage implant features the most advanced sound processing available, unsurpassed programming flexibility, and outstanding durability for the world’s best hearing performance.
  • CII Implant: CII recipients can upgrade to Naída CI Q70, the first featherlite, instyle™ design sound processor.

Headpieces

  • Universal Headpiece (UHP): Low-profile headpiece with an integrated microphone designed for everyday use, with interchangeable color caps and cables to meet each recipient’s needs.

Power

  • Powered by one eco-friendly rechargeable lithium-ion PowerCel 110, 170 or 230 battery.
  • Also powered by two disposable Zinc-Air batteries.
  • Including a USB connection for portability and flexibility, the Naída CI PowerCel Charger keeps four PowerCel batteries fully charged and you connected to the world of sound.

Connectivity

  • ComPilot wirelessly streams phone calls, music, TV shows, FM and endless other media simultaneously to a compatible Phonak hearing aid and Naída CI Q70 sound processor or two sound processors for in sync hearing.
  • DuoPhone wirelessly streams the caller’s voice directly to both implanted ears for hearing in stereo and easier phone conversations.
  • TVLink wirelessly streams high-quality audio to both Naída CI Q70 sound processors or a Phonak hearing aid for improved hearing while watching TV.
  • RemoteMic wirelessly streams speech directly to one or both ears for improved conversations in noise.
  • Roger bridging the understanding gap. Roger marks the dawn of a performance revolution. This new digital wireless standard surpasses all of today’s existing FM and digital systems, offering a staggering breakthrough in signal-to-noise ratio and eliminating technical complexity once and for all.

Styling

  • Naída CI Q70 comes in a variety of fashionable and subdued colors for showing off your processor or helping it to blend in with your hair or skin.
  • Headpiece covers come in a wide assortment of modern colors.
  • Featuring the industry’s only featherlite instyle™ design, Naída CI Q70 is slim and trim for barely noticeable on-ear and off-ear wearing.

Wearing Accessories

With a variety of wearing accessories to choose from, Naída CI Q70 processors can be worn all on the ear, partially on the ear, or with nothing-on-the-ear to best accommodate your or your child’s lifestyle and comfort.

Diagnostic Tools

  • Audio listening checks and one-touch changes to programs, volume, and sensitivity settings can be performed with the AB myPilot accessory.

Neptune Processor

Neptune™ is the first and only SWIMMABLE sound processor in the world with the revolutionary freestyle™ design for the most flexible wearing styles ever—from Advanced Bionics, the global leader in cochlear implant technology.

Sound Processing

  • HiRes™ Optima Sound Processing*: Designed for optimized performance with better battery life.
  • HiRes Fidelity 120™*: Delivers five times more sound resolution than competing sound processors, so you hear more details in speech, music, and more.
  • AutoSound™: Adapts dynamically to changing environments and automatically adjusts the volume levels for listeners.
  • ClearVoice™*: Automatically analyzes and adapts to every listening situation you or your child encounter, separating speech from surrounding noise.
  • Additional sound processing strategies are also compatible, including HiRes, CIS, and MPS.

 

* Not approved for pediatric patients in the United States.

Implants

  • HiRes 90K™ Implant: AB’s HiRes 90K implant features the most advanced sound processing available and unsurpassed programming flexibility for the world’s best hearing performance.
  • CII Bionic Ear Implant: Recipients of AB’s third-generation of implants can upgrade to Neptune, the first and only SWIMMABLE sound processor in the world.

Headpieces

  • Universal Headpiece (UHP): Low-profile headpiece designed for everyday use with interchangeable color caps and cables to meet each recipient’s needs.
  • AquaMic: Waterproof headpiece unique to the Neptune system for use when swimming, bathing, or showering.

 

Power

  • Powered by one rechargeable or disposable AAA battery.
  • Battery Charger: Convenient, portable charger to keep your Nickel-metal hydride (NiMH) AAA rechargeable batteries charged.

Connectivity

  • Neptune Connect: Removeable control module that provides access to wireless FM and other battery-powered audio devices.
  • T-Comm Accessory: Light-weight, ear-level module allowing T-Mic™ microphone use and a built-in telecoil with Neptune for easy access to cell phones, FM systems, consumer audio electronics, and more.

Styling

  • Caps & Covers: A wide assortment of modern colors.
  • Skinit® Designs: Dress up or help conceal your system with one of thousands of designs.

 

Wearing Accessories

  • Neptune Clip: Allows Neptune to be worn wherever you like- in your hair, on your collar, in your pocket.
  • Neptune Pouch: Available in different sizes and colors, the pouch allows for multiple wearing options. May be attached to a lanyard, armband, harness, or belt.
  • Armband: Allows Neptune to be attached to your upper arm for use during your active day in or out of the water
  • Lanyard: Great for shower use, the lanyard allows Neptune to be worn around your neck in the front of your body.
  • Headband: Attach your clip or pouch to wear Neptune on your head. Also, helps keep your headpiece in place while allowing sound to pass through to your microphone.
  • Harness: Designed for pediatric use, the harness holds one or two Neptune processors which may be worn in multiple locations.
  • Swim Cap: Wear over your AquaMic and Neptune processor for use while swimming. Made of LYCRA® brand fabric, the swim cap is comfortable to wear and allows sound to pass through to the AquaMic microphone.

Diagnostic Tool

  • Listening CheckEarbuds: Along with the Neptune Connect module, this tool enables parents and teachers to monitor and troubleshoot the audio input of the headpiece microphone and FM.

Additional Accessories

  • Neptune Connect Wallet: Compact wallet allows you to store your Neptune Connect when not in use as well as a spare AAA battery or headpiece cable. Attaches to your keychain, backpack, briefcase, or handbag.
  • A variety of storage, travel, and instructional/educational accessories are also available for use with the Neptune processor.

 

* Not approved for pediatric patients in the United States.

 

Harmony Processor

AB’s Harmony™ behind-the-ear processor offers sophisticated, performance-driven technology and features to bring you or your child clearer, higher-resolution hearing in everyday environments such as noisy classrooms, bustling restaurants, and busy offices.

Sound Processing

  • HiRes™ Optima Sound Processing*: Designed for optimized performance with better battery life.
  • HiRes Fidelity 120™*: Delivers five times more sound resolution than competing sound processors, so you hear more details in speech, music, and more.
  • AutoSound™: Adapts dynamically to changing environments and automatically adjusts the volume levels for listeners.
  • ClearVoice™*: Automatically analyzes and adapts to every listening situation you or your child encounter, separating speech from surrounding noise.
  • Additional sound processing strategies are also compatible, including HiRes, CIS, MPS and SAS.


* Not approved for pediatric patients in the United States.

Implants

  • HiRes 90K™ Implant: AB’s HiRes 90K implant features the most advanced sound processing available and unsurpassed programming flexibility for the world’s best hearing performance.
  • CII Bionic Ear Implant: Recipients of AB’s third-generation of implants can upgrade to Harmony, AB’s most sophisticated sound processing system designed to deliver the best hearing experience possible.
  • Clarion 1.0 and Clarion 1.2 Implants: AB’s first generation recipients with C1.0 and C1.2 implants can also now upgrade to Harmony, AB’s most sophisticated sound processing system designed to deliver the best hearing experience possible.

Headpieces

  • Universal Headpiece (UHP): Low-profile headpiece designed for everyday use with interchangeable color caps and cables to meet each user’s needs.
  • HiRes 90K Headpiece: This series of low-profile, discreet headpiece is designed for a light and comfortable fit and is curved on the underside for better retention with HiRes 90K implants.
  • Auria Headpiece: Designed with a flat underside for better retention with C1 and CII implants.
  • Platinum Headpiece (PHP): For those who want to mix and match headpiece styles, prefer to have a backup on hand, or have unique retention needs.

 

Power

  • PowerCel Slim: A sleek and discreet rechargeable battery that can be recharged hundreds of times before it needs to be replaced.
  • PowerCel Plus: Long-lasting rechargeable battery that offers extended operating time.
  • PowerCel Charger & Accessories: Charger, adapters, and accessories to keep your PowerCel batteries charged and you or your child hearing.
  • Off-the-Ear Power Options: Adapters and cables that allow for PowerCel batteries to be worn on clothing instead of on the ear for improved comfort.

Connectivity

  • T-Mic™: An in-the-ear microphone for hearing in noisy environments and gaining effortless access to cell phones, consumer audio electronics, and more.
  • iConnect Adapter™: Provides cable-free access for you or your child to the most advanced Phonak FM receivers commonly used in schools.
  • Direct Connect™ Earhook: Provides access to a variety of assistive-listening devices via a detachable cable with a 3.5 mm stereo socket.
  • Standard Earhook: Serves to hold the processor on the ear if you utilize the built-in microphone on your processor.
  • T-Coil: Provides wireless connectivity to induction-loop systems and compatible phones.

Styling

  • Caps & Covers: A wide assortment of accent colors and/or designs.
  • Skinit® Designs: Dress up or help conceal your system with one of thousands of designs.

 

Retention Tools

  • Kinder Clip: Allows the Harmony processor to be worn completely off-the-ear.
  • Snuggie™: Provides a secure fit of the processor to the ear.
  • Bionic Buddy Critter Clip: Fun and decorative retention tool that provides added security for a child’s processor. If the processor falls off the ear, it won’t go far.

 

Diagnostic Tool

  • Listening Check™: Allows parents and teachers to easily verify that a child’s Harmony microphone, T-Mic and FM receiver are working properly.

 

Additional Accessories

  • A variety of storage, travel, and instructional/educational accessories are also available for use with the Harmony processor.

*Not approved for pediatric patients in the United States.
**Not approved nor available for sale in the United States.


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