Search International and National Patent Collections

1. (WO2018087566) AUDITORY DEVICE ASSEMBLY

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/087566    International Application No.:    PCT/GB2017/053402
Publication Date: Fri May 18 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Sat Nov 11 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: H04R 25/00
A61B 5/12
Applicants: EARTEX LIMITED
Inventors: GREENBERG, David
TAYLOR, Clive
Title: AUDITORY DEVICE ASSEMBLY
Abstract:
An auditory device assembly (1) comprises an earpiece (3) having an audio output device (7) for an ear (9) of a user and an audio processing unit (11, 33). The audio processing unit (11, 33) has a hearing-test mode and an audio streaming mode. In the hearing test mode the audio processing unit (11, 33) is arranged to determine at least one ear characteristic of the ear of the user based on at least one hearing test. In the audio streaming mode the audio processing unit (11, 33) is arranged to output an audio stream via the audio output device (7). The audio processing unit (11, 33) is arranged to adjust the output of the audio stream in the audio streaming mode based on the at least one ear characteristic determined in the hearing-test mode.