ONLINE HEARING TEST

Think you have a hearing loss ? Try our online hearing test.
5 minutes

Introduction

The test takes you through a brief questionnaire and different listening scenarios.

We recommend that you take the test in a quiet environment, preferably using headphones instead of your built-in speakers.

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION
This online hearing test is not a diagnostic hearing evaluation. You should always seek out a hearing care professional if you suspect you have a hearing loss. The purpose of this test is to help you determine whether you could benefit from a comprehensive test and evaluation of your hearing, supplied by a hearing care professional.

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Do you sometimes find it challenging to have a conversation in quiet surroundings?

Do you find it difficult to understand speech on TV and radio?

Do you find it difficult to follow conversations at dinner parties?

Do you often have to ask people to repeat themselves?

Do you find it hard to have a conversation on the phone?

Please select the type of audio output you are using

I AM USING HEADPHONESI AM USING SPEAKERS

In order to get accurate results, play the test sound and adjust the headphone sound volume to a comfortable level

When you are ready press next.

In order to get accurate results, play the test sound and adjust the speakers sound volume to a comfortable level

When you are ready press next.

Pure tone

This part of the test determines how well you can hear high-pitched tones.

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Please adjust the volume to where you can hear comfortably

Drag the slider from low to high to adjust the volume

4.000 Hz
LOW
HIGH

When you are done press next

Please adjust the audio to a volume that you can barely hear

Drag the slider from high to low to adjust the volume

4.000 Hz
LOW
HIGH

When you are done press next

Please adjust the volume to where you can hear comfortably

Drag the slider from low to high to adjust the volume

4.000 Hz
LOW
HIGH

When you are done press next

Please adjust the audio to a volume that you can barely hear

Drag the slider from high to low to adjust the volume

4.000 Hz
LOW
HIGH

When you are done press next

Pure tone

This part of the test determines how well you can hear high-pitched tones.

NEXT

Please adjust the volume to where you can hear comfortably

Drag the slider from low to high to adjust the volume

4.000 Hz
LOW
HIGH

When you are done press next

Please adjust the audio to a volume that you can barely hear

Drag the slider from high to low to adjust the volume

4.000 Hz
LOW
HIGH

When you are done press next

Speech-in-noise

In the following you will hear three numbers with a background noise, which increases as you go along. Type in the numbers you hear.

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Which three numbers did you hear?

Choose or type in the combination of numbers you just heard.

Now playing left ear

Which three numbers did you hear?

Choose or type in the combination of numbers you just heard.

Now playing right ear

Speech-in-noise

In the following you will hear three numbers with a background noise, which increases as you go along. Type in the numbers you hear.

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Which three numbers did you hear?

Choose or type in the combination of numbers you just heard.

Thank you for completing the test.

The results indicate that you might have a hearing loss

The results do not indicate a hearing loss

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See your results

Please note that this is not a clinical hearing test. We strongly suggest that you visit a hearing specialist if you suspect that you have a hearing loss.

Thank you!

You've completed the hearing test.

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Please find your detailed results below:

1. Hearing situations
According to your answers to the questions about hearing situations;
You do not find it challenging to have a conversation in quiet surroundings
You sometimes find it challenging to have a conversation in quiet surroundings
You do not find it difficult to understand speech on TV and radio
You sometimes find it difficult to understand speech on TV and radio
You do not find it difficult to follow conversations at dinner parties
You sometimes find it difficult to follow conversations at dinner parties
You rarely have to ask people to repeat themselves
You often have to ask people to repeat themselves
You do not find it hard to have a conversation on the phone
You find it hard to have a conversation on the phone
2a. Speech in noise Left ear
According to the speech in noise test;
You do not have any challenges understanding speech in noise
You have challenges understanding speech in noise
2b. Speech in noise Right ear
According to the speech in noise test;
You do not have any challenges understanding speech in noise
You have challenges understanding speech in noise
3. Pure tone
According to the pure tone test;
You do not find it difficult to hear high frequency sounds (4000Hz)
- An example of a 4000 Hz sound is a bird's chirping
You find it difficult to hear high frequency sounds (4000Hz)
- An example of a 4000 Hz sound is a bird's chirping
3a. Pure tone Left ear
According to the pure tone test;
You do not find it difficult to hear high frequency sounds (4000Hz)
- An example of a 4000 Hz sound is a bird's chirping
You find it difficult to hear high frequency sounds (4000Hz)
- An example of a 4000 Hz sound is a bird's chirping
3b. Pure tone Right ear
According to the pure tone test;
You do not find it difficult to hear high frequency sounds (4000Hz)
- An example of a 4000 Hz sound is a bird's chirping
You find it difficult to hear high frequency sounds (4000Hz)
- An example of a 4000 Hz sound is a bird's chirping

4 STEPS TO BETTER HEARING

1. Visit your local hearing care professional

2. Tell your hearing loss story

3. Take a quick and painless hearing examination

4. Choose your new hearing aids

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