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How to use your hearing aid with TVs and headphones

Don't give up on home entertainment just because you’re hard of hearing. Connect your hearing aid to your TV and headphones. 

Last updated: 27 October 2020


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If you're hard of hearing or wear a hearing aid, you don't need to crank your TV speakers just to enjoy a movie. Modern home entertainment technology offers plenty of ways to connect headphones and hearing aids to the TV, so you can set the mix and volume to suit your ears.

Our guide outlines various options so you can pick a solution best suited to your budget and TV set-up. If you have a hearing aid, we suggest you speak to your audiologist before buying anything to make sure it matches your specific needs.

This article is for members only as it contains information based on our testing of TVs and headphones. 

Our guide to buying the best hearing aid is free and has lots of great information and advice. 

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