Baha® 6 Max Sound Processor upgrade benefits

The Cochlear™ Baha® 6 Max Sound Processor is designed to help you hear your best. Learn more about the technology and the upgrade process.

What you will find on this page

  • Learn about the Baha 6 Max Sound Processor
  • Explore options to optimize your hearing experience
  • Compare your current sound processor with the latest technology

Designed to help you optimize your hearing

It's important to feel confident hearing and participating in the conversation. Receiving clear, rich and natural sound quality in noisy environments is dependent on access to a full spectrum of sounds – from participating at work or in the classroom to hearing your grandchild’s voice on the telephone. That’s just what the Baha 6 Max Sound Processor is designed to provide. If you’re ready to optimize your hearing experience, now is the time to upgrade to the latest technology.

“I feel like I have come out of my “cocoon”. With my Baha System, I finally enjoy talking to people again.”

- Anne, Baha System recipient

The Baha Family of products

Baha 6 Max Sound Processor

Small never sounded this powerful. With the Baha 6 Max Sound Processor, you don’t have to choose between performance and size. With a fitting range of up to 55 dB SNHL1, we have packed more power into our smallest and most discreet package – designed to provide clear, rich and natural sound.  More power allows you to continue to use your device, even if your hearing changes over time. 
The advanced technology offers a 41% wider frequency bandwidth which is designed to improve understanding in both quiet and noisy situations.2

Compare Baha devices

Would you like to see how your current device compares to the latest technology? Download a comparison chart to learn about the differences.

Compare Baha devices

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Find the solution that’s right for you

The Baha Family of Sound Processors includes options that fit up to a 65dB SNHL fitting range.4 Our specialists or your clinician can help guide you in determining the sound processor that best suits your hearing needs.


1. Hua H. Baha 6 Max fitting range. Cochlear Bone Anchored Solutions AB, Sweden. 2020; D1725632.
2. Van Eeckhoutte M, Folkeard P, Glista D, Scollie S. Speech recognition, loudness, and preference with extended bandwidth hearing aids for adult hearing aid users. Int J Audiol. 2020;20:1-12.
3. Flynn MC. Smart and Small – innovative technologies behind the Cochlear Baha 5 Sound Processor. Cochlear Bone Anchored Solutions AB, 2015; 629761
4. Norman, J., Review of fitting ranges. Cochlear Bone Anchored Solutions AB, D773528, 2015.


*The Scene Classifier in SmartSound iQ measures the input sound level and signal-to-noise ratio to define and categorize the patient’s acoustic environment.
**Cochlear Baha 6 Max sound processor is compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and selected Android phones. For compatibility information visit
***The Cochlear Baha 6 Max Sound Processor, with battery compartment excluded, is dust and water resistant to level IP68 of the International Standard IEC60529. Refer to the relevant user guide for more information. Tested by the RISE Research Institutes of Sweden AB.

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