Make a splash with the Aqua+
Everyone is drawn to the water, whether it's swimming in the ocean or spending time in the pool. It’s understandable that you might feel you need to stay away from water to protect your sound processor. Our Nucleus® Sound Processors and Osia® Sound Processor are splash-proof and dust-proof as well as water resistant.*
And with the Aqua+ reusable silicone sleeve, your sound processor becomes waterproof* as well.
Water protection for your favorite activities
"He loves, loves, loves being in the water. And he loves interacting with his friends all the time."
- Jen H., mother of Nucleus® recipient
Swim and splash
You can reuse the Aqua+ accessory up to 50 times.
Enjoy the pool or the beach
You can use the Aqua+ in salt, fresh and chlorinated water. It can be submerged to almost 10 feet* for two hours, so you can enjoy surfing, snorkeling and swimming.
Available for our latest Nucleus® and Osia® Sound Processors
"Enjoy water-based activities with an Aqua+ accessory.
Key features of the Aqua+ accessories:
The Plus One Program
Our Plus One Program allows you to save an accessory choice, including the Aqua+ accessory, for a future date up to a year. This gives you the opportunity to use your Nucleus Sound Processor before making your final accessory selection.
Interested in learning more?
If you are interested in learning more about the water-safe accessories, download a free informational guide today.
Purchase accessories, rechargeable batteries and more with free shipping on all orders over $50.
Please seek advice from your health professional about treatments for hearing loss. Outcomes may vary, and your health professional will advise you about the factors which could affect your outcome. Always read the instructions for use. Not all products are available in all countries. Please contact your local Cochlear representative for product information.
Views expressed are those of the individual. Consult your health professional to determine if you are a candidate for Cochlear technology.
*The Cochlear Nucleus 8 Sound Processor is dust and water resistant to level IP68 of the International Standard IEC60529. The Nucleus 8 Sound Processor with Aqua+ is dust and water resistant to level of IP68 of the International Standard IEC60529 when you use a Cochlear Power Extend Rechargeable Battery Module or Cochlear Compact Rechargeable Battery Module. The Nucleus 8 Sound Processor with Aqua+ can be continuously submerged under water to a depth of up to 3 metres for up to 2 hours. The Aqua+ accessory should be used when participating in prolonged water activities. Refer to the relevant user guide for more information.
**The Kanso 2 Sound Processor is dust and water resistant to level of IP68 of the International Standard IEC60529. The Kanso 2 Sound Processor with Aqua+ is dust and water resistant to level of IP68 of the International Standard IEC60529. This water protection rating means that the sound processor with the Aqua+ can be continuously submerged under water to a depth of up to 3 meters (9 feet and 9 inches) for up to 2 hours. The Aqua+ accessory should be used when participating in prolonged water activities.
^Some models of Aqua+ accessories require the ear hook to be removed before inserting the sound processor into the accessory. Please consult with instructions for use for more information.