With Phonak Target innovative software, you can ensure that clients not only get a more seamless fitting experience, but also benefit from the technology’s impact on their hearing and overall well-being.
Phonak Target features were created to meet the needs of audiologists by providing tools you’d expect as well as unique functions that simplify the fitting process.
This is a mechanical vent that can be opened or closed, based on the classified sound environment or signal, giving your clients either an open or closed fitting when they need it.
Tap control enables patients to pause or resume streaming, accept, or end a phone call, and activate a voice assistant with a simple double-tap.
The Phonak Naída™ Link M and Phonak Sky™ Link M can be fit in a bimodal configuration with an Advanced Bionics cochlear implant sound processor. The Link M allows the client to have binaural functions with the cochlear implant, including volume control, program structure, and streaming.
APD 2.0 is the processing algorithm in Phonak Lumity hearing aids that was designed to balance their audibility, loudness, and sound quality.
Feedback threshold overtuning provides you with more control and flexibility to achieve the desired high frequency gain without having to run a feedback test.
Offers the ability to change the performance levels for Phonak hearing aids, which can help address client needs from the very first visit or during repairs.
AudiogramDirect can be used as part of the fitting process to test clients’ hearing directly through their hearing aids. It’s designed to check a client’s hearing during a follow-up session but can also provide a starting point for a new first fitting remotely.
TargetMatch is an all-in-one real ear measurement system and verification solution from Phonak, designed to maximize the potential benefit of hearing aids for your client.
In order to install and run Phonak Target 9.0, you'll need to make sure you have at least:
Windows 11, Home / Pro / Enterprise
Windows 10, Home / Pro / Enterprise
Windows 8.1, Pro / Enterprise
Intel Core or higher performance
4 GB or more
Hard disk space
3 GB or more
1280 x 1024 pixels or more
16 Million (24bit) screen colors or more
Serial COM port
Only if RS-232 HI-PRO is used
One for each purpose
HI-PRO if used via USB port
Noahlink Wireless / iCube II / NOAHlink / RS-232 HI-PRO / HI-PRO USB / HI-PRO 2
Latest version available
Noahlink Wireless driver
Latest version available
Stereo or surround 5.1
20 Hz – 14 kHz (+/- 5 dB), 90 dB
Noah Version 4.4.2280 or higher
Natus® Otosuite 4.81.00 or higher
Natus Aurical FreeFit for REM & Aurical HIT for test box measurements
Whether you are fitting a child with their first pair of hearing aids or providing technology to an experienced user, it’s crucial that these devices are configured to suit the child’s age, hearing loss, and communication needs. This is why Phonak pioneered a dedicated pediatric fitting mode in our fitting software. This continually updated, evidence-based resource streamlines the process of configuring a child’s hearing aids, helping you to fit and verify your Phonak pediatric fitting using the very latest industry guidelines and research findings.
Yes, the defaults can be customized by the HCP if needed. You can find the option in Target under setup - Junior mode.
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