Upgrade to a new hearing experience

Get more out of life with our most advanced sound processors.

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Your needs evolve and so do our products. Each new sound processor from Cochlear offers better connections and a better, easier listening experience.

Why upgrade?

  • Optimal hearing even in noisy environments
  • Comfortable, lighter, more discreet sound processor
  • Streaming that connects you like never before
  • Simplicity matched with control
     

"The Nucleus upgrade changed my life. I spend less effort trying to
understand people. I just hear better."
Jack B.

Your life, your choice!

Behind-the-ear or off-the-ear, Cochlear offers the smallest and lightest1 sound processors, with dual microphones and SmartSound iQ with SCAN for proven hearing performance.

Choose to suit your personality and lifestyle

Nucleus® 7

First for iPhone. First for AndroidTM. The world’s first and only cochlear implant sound processor you can control directly from your smartphone.

  • 25% smaller and 24% lighter1 than its predecessor means comfort for even small ears
  • Control at your fingertips with the Nucleus Smart App, compatible with your Apple or Android device2
  • Stream your favourite sounds with Made for iPhone compatibility3. For Android users stream with Cochlear’s True WirelessTM devices
  • Activate ForwardFocus to further reduce noise coming from behind you
  • Improved battery life4 for longer days
  • Aqua+ for when extra water protection is needed5
  • Simpler bimodal hearing experience with a compatible Apple device3 and hearing aid6

Kanso®

Smart, simple and discreet, this off-the-ear sound processor is so comfortable, you may forget you are wearing it.

  • Small, comfortable and easy to use – just ‘set and forget’
  • Hear your best automatically even in difficult conditions
  • Stream easily with Cochlear True WirelessTM devices
  • Enjoy the water with Aqua+ waterproof7 accessory

Only the best for your child

Latest sound processors suit your child’s needs … and yours.

Nucleus® 7

  • Control and monitor battery life or device status conveniently with your smartphone.
  • Locate a missing processor to minimise time without sound.

Kanso®

  • Off-the-ear freedom, comfort and confidence to connect, play and learn.
  • Simple interface encourages independence.
     

Ready to upgrade? Here’s how.

  1. How long have you had your current sound processor? If it’s 5 years or more, you may already be eligible for an upgrade through your local public health service.
  2. Talk to your clinician to confirm your eligibility and upgrade options.
  3. What fits your lifestyle? Explore what the latest sound processors have to offer.
  4. Check compatibility: Nucleus 7 and Kanso are compatible with all implants except the very first generation Nucleus 22.

Unsure? More questions?

Ask your clinician or Cochlear Customer Service. We’re happy to help. Alternatively please contact your local clinic.

Disclaimer

Please seek advice from your medical practitioner or health professional about treatments for hearing loss. They will be able to advise on a suitable solution for the hearing loss condition. All products should be used only as directed by your medical practitioner or health professional. 

Not all products are available in all countries. Please contact Cochlear customer service.

Footnotes

  1. Cochlear Limited. D1190805. CP1000 Processor Size Comparison. 2017, Mar; Data on file.
  2. The Nucleus Smart App is compatible with iPhone 5 (or later) and iPod 6th generation devices (or later) running iOS 10.0 or later. Apple, the Apple logo, FaceTime, Made for iPad logo, Made for iPhone logo, Made for iPod logo, iPhone, iPad Pro, iPad Air, iPad mini, iPad and iPod touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Information accurate as of February 2018.
  3. The Nucleus 7 Sound Processor is compatible with iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone SE, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5, iPad Pro (12.9-inch), iPad Pro (9.7-inch), iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad mini 4, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 2, iPad mini, iPad (4th generation) and iPod touch (6th generation) using iOS 10.0 or later. Apple, the Apple logo, Made for iPad logo, Made for iPhone logo, Made for iPod logo, iPhone, iPad Pro, iPad Air, iPad mini, iPad and iPod touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Information accurate as of February 2018.
  4. Cochlear Limited. D1140877. Battery Life and Power Consumption Comparison between CP1000, CP900 Series and CP810 Sound Processors. 2017, Mar; Data on file.
  5. The Nucleus 7 Sound Processor with Aqua+ and Aqua+ Coil is water resistant to level IP68 of the International Standard IEC60529 when you use a Cochlear Standard Rechargeable Battery Module or Cochlear Compact Rechargeable Battery Module. Refer to the relevant User Guide for more information.
  6. With compatible ReSound hearing aids. A list of compatible hearing aids is available online at: www.cochlear.com/nucleus/compatibility
  7. The Kanso Sound Processor with Aqua+ is water resistant to level IP68 of the International Standard IEC60529 when used with LR44 alkaline or nickel metal hydride disposable batteries. Refer to the relevant User Guide for more information.

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ReSound is a trademark of GN Hearing A/S.