Here’s a simple guide to pairing your Phone Clip with your Baha 4 Sound Processor:
- Turn off the Baha 4 Sound Processor
- Ensure the Phone Clip is fully charged and turn it on, remove the silver cap and press the white pairing button using the tip of a pen or similar object. The Phone Clip will now be in pairing mode for 20 seconds.
- Turn on the Baha 4 Sound Processor
Successful pairing will be indicated by an audible melody in the sound processor.
To connect with your smartphone:
- Turn on the Bluetooth function on the smartphone
- Turn on the Phone Clip
- Press the Bluetooth pairing button on the Phone Clip
- Search new devices and select “Hearing Aid Phone” on your phone
You can also check out all manuals and instructional how-to videos on our international website.
Our popular Baha Support App is now available in a new, updated version. Version 1.2 includes added support information for the Baha 4 Systems (Baha 4 Attract System and Baha 4 Connect System), as well as added support for Cochlear Wireless Accessories. It also has new care instructions for the SP Magnets, for our Baha Attract users.
The app contains both text and video assistance for troubleshooting, adjusting, cleaning, traveling with and maintaining your Baha sound processor. It also provides you with answers to common questions; for example, what should you do if your processor gets wet, or what to do when going through airport security.
Download the free Baha Support App from either Apple App Store or Google Play!
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How to stream music from your smartphone through the Phone Clip:
Previously, we discussed how you can use the phone clip for making and receiving telephone calls.
That same Bluetooth connection can also be used to send music directly from your smartphone to your Baha 4 Sound Processor. In stereo!
Simply ensure that the Baha sound processor is in wireless mode and start the music application (or any application, e.g. sports/training) and the audio will stream directly to your sound processor. Just like a set of wireless headphones!
Lee, Baha user, UK
Baha user Lee, from Newcastle, UK, was one of the first people to trial the new Baha 4 Sound Processor and wireless products. We met with Lee in October 2013 where he shared his experiences with us. Lee, who is a college teacher in electrical engineering, especially enjoys the wireless phone clip accessory.
“This phone clip right here, I can’t live without it now!” exclaims Lee proudly and points to the small device he has firmly attached to his tie. “It’s absolutely brilliant that you can get any sound you want from the phone. For example, in lessons I get notifications if I get an email or text and no one else can hear it, so it doesn’t interfere with the class.”
Lee, who has been a bilateral Baha user for 10 years, also noted vast improvements in the sound processors concerning both feedback and wind.
“The Baha 4 Sound Processors exceeded my expectations! The outdoor use is better because it turns down the wind volume. You can still hear the wind is there, but it’s massively reduced. It’s much improved.”
Watch Lee share his experience in the video below or on YouTube!
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