Are Nuheara IQbudsTM a certified hearing protection device?
Nuheara IQbuds™ will not be a certified hearing protection device and should not be used to protect your ears from toxic noise or to protect you from noise induced hearing loss in places such as shooting ranges.
Is Nuheara IQbudsTM a hearing aid ?
Nuheara IQbudsTM are not a hearing aid or a medical device. IQbudsTM are intelligent earbuds with part of the functionality that is typically described as Personal Sound Amplification Product (PSAP) that also has Bluetooth capabilities to allow you to connect to smart devices for phone calls and audio streaming.
Are Nuheara IQbudsTM designed to treat hearing loss ?
Nuheara IQbudsTM are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or mitigate disease. It is not intended as an aid for a person with a persistent hearing impairment or who are experiencing the following medical conditions:
Conductive hearing loss
Asymmetric hearing loss
Sudden hearing loss
Can you adjust the volume on each ear independently?
Yes, Nuheara IQbuds™ will allow you to adjust your settings for each ear.
Will Nuheara IQbudsTM help me hear voices better in challenging social environments?
Nuheara IQbudsTM will enable you to boost your hearing in challenging social environments. The use of digital signal processing and external microphones will in most cases allow you to augment your ability to hear conversations in these environments.
Will Nuheara IQbudsTM fit in my ears?
We have designed Nuheara IQbudsTM to fit in a broad range of ear sizes. We will also offer three different silicone tip sizes that will further allow you adjust IQbudsTM for the best fit. Of course, every ear is different so we cannot guarantee that they will fit all ears.
What countries will Nuheara IQbudsTM ship to??
Nuheara IQbudsTM currently is taking pre-orders for shipment to the United States, Canada, and Australia beginning in Q1 of 2017. For All Other Countries, Reserve IQbuds™ Here.
Will there be an app for Windows smartphones?
For version 1 of Nuheara IQbudsTM we have decided not to support Windows smartphones. We are creating an app for iOS and Android devices. We will evaluate Windows after we have delivered all products in this crowdfunding campaign.
What is the warranty on Nuheara IQbudsTM and what does it cover?
The Nuheara IQbudsTM warranty will be an industry-standard 1-year warranty, which covers manufacturing defects under normal use conditions.
How will Nuheara IQbudsTM be different from other wireless earbuds on the market or in crowdfunding stage?
Nuheara will be quite different from most of the wireless earbuds out there at the moment. The majority of these wireless earbuds have functionality around delivering streaming audio and/or hands free phone calls. A few offer further functionality around biometric measurements and music management.
Nuheara IQbudsTM will be the first intelligent hearing platform that not only allows you to control how you hear your digital world but also to control how you hear the world around you. Think Assisted Listening Device, Noise Cancelling Headset and Bluetooth Earpiece all in two beautifully designed, truly wireless earbuds. This is Nuheara’s unique point of difference and what makes Nuheara’s IQbudsTM a true hearable device, not just another wireless earbud.
What is the size of the Nuheara IQbudsTM and the Carrying/Charging Case?
IQbudsTM Dimensions*: 29mm x 21.5mm x17mm
Charging/Carrying Case Dimensions*: 94mm long x 45mm wide x 31mm thick
*Dimensions may be revised during final design stage
How do I charge the Nuheara IQbudsTM?
Nuheara IQbudsTM will be charged through the charging/carrying case provided. The charging case is currently designed to hold an additional 3 full charges (approx. 12 hours). The charging case is recharged via USB cable that is provided. It will be possible to charge Nuheara IQbudsTM directly from the charging case while the case is charging.
How much charge time will Nuheara IQbudsTM have?
As it stands right now Nuheara IQbudsTM will have about 4hours continuous use. With the additional charges from the charging case you will have 16 hours of on-the-go charge. Our goal is to maximize the play back time as much as possible so we may be able to improve this performance as we go down the development timetable.