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How to Use the Phonak App to Get the Best Hearing Experience

Troubleshooting Common Issues with My Phonak App


Troubleshooting Common Issues with My Phonak App

While using the Phonak app, there are a few common issues that you might encounter, ranging from connectivity problems to issues with the app itself. Here are some of the common problems that you might encounter and how to troubleshoot them:

No Sound or Connectivity Issues


No Sound or Connectivity Issues

If you are experiencing no sound or connectivity issues with the Phonak app, try the following steps:

  • Make sure that your hearing aids or the Phonak accessory that you are using are turned on and connected to your phone via Bluetooth
  • Ensure that the Phonak app is updated to the latest version
  • Make sure that your phone is not in airplane mode as this will disable Bluetooth connectivity
  • Move closer to the device you are pairing with as you may be out of range
  • Restart the app and your device if the issues persist after trying everything else

The App Crashes or Freezes


The App Crashes or Freezes

If the Phonak app crashes or freezes, there are a few steps that you can take to fix it:

  • Make sure that the app is updated to the latest version
  • Restart the app and your device
  • Clear the cache and data of the Phonak app
  • Uninstall and reinstall the app from the App Store or Google Play Store
  • If none of the above steps work, contact Phonak or your hearing care professional for support

The Battery Life of Your Hearing Aids are Draining Quickly


The Battery Life of Your Hearing Aids are Draining Quickly

If you find that your hearing aids are losing battery life quickly, it could be due to the use of the Phonak app. Here are some solutions:

  • Disable features that use a lot of battery, such as constant streaming or location services
  • Use a power source when using the Phonak app to reduce the battery consumption of your phone
  • Disable notifications on the app
  • Make sure your hearing aids are adequately charged before use
  • Consult your hearing care professional on how to increase the battery life of your hearing aids and the app

Technical Errors


Technical Errors

If you come across technical errors when using the app, here are some steps:

  • Try to reproduce the error so that you can provide accurate information when contacting customer support or your hearing care professional
  • Restart your device and the app
  • Clear the cache and data of the Phonak app
  • Uninstall and reinstall the app and try again
  • Contact Phonak or your hearing care professional for further support if none of the above steps work

No Sound During Phone Calls


No Sound During Phone Calls

If you can’t hear any sound during phone calls, here are some steps:

  • Check that your hearing aids are properly connected to your phone via Bluetooth
  • Ensure that the Phonak app is running in the background to allow phone calls to be routed through your hearing aids
  • Make sure that your hearing aids are set up to receive phone calls through Bluetooth
  • Contact your hearing care professional to ensure that your hearing aids are compatible with the Phonak app for phone calls
  • If the problem persists, contact Phonak customer support or your hearing care professional for further support

By following these simple tips, you can troubleshoot the most common issues that you might face when using the Phonak app. If you still need assistance, don’t hesitate to reach out to either Phonak customer support or your hearing care professional. They can provide additional support and assistance to ensure that your experience with the Phonak app is smooth and efficient.