October is National Protect Your Hearing Month

SoundGear Phantom is the most advanced hearing protection solution on the market

Eden Prairie, Minnesota (Oct 5, 2021) – Fully loaded hearing protection has arrived. SoundGear, the official hearing protection partner of Pheasants Forever’s Habitat Organization, is pleased to announce that the SoundGear Phantom, a hearing aid that offers hearing protection with an unrivaled custom fit and Bluetooth® capabilities, is back in stock in time for October’s National Protect your Hearing Month. This product allows you to hear softer environmental sounds more clearly while simultaneously offering protection from loud sounds.

SoundGear represents the latest advancements in hearing protection solutions. This unique family of products protects your hearing from loud noises like gun shots, engines and power tools, and our electronic products will also enhance environmental awareness. Made by Starkey — America’s premier provider of hearing technology — SoundGear electronic devices feature advanced digital technology capable of providing a noise reduction rating of 22 dB and up to 30 dB of amplification vs traditional non-electronic devices that only attenuate or reduce sound to protect against noise damage.

“There have been few technological advancements made in hearing solutions for hunters and shooters, and Starkey wanted to change that,” said Starkey Chief Technology Officer Achin Bhowmik, Ph.D. “Enabled by Starkey’s unparalleled sound quality and industry-leading reputation for manufacturing custom devices, SoundGear’s Phantom is revolutionizing hearing protection, going beyond what exists today. As the world’s first custom, Bluetooth® compatible and rechargeable hearing aid and protection device incorporating real-time sound management with advanced algorithms, Phantom offers the performance and reliability that top hunters and shooters demand when selecting gear.”

Custom-molded to the ear, Phantom offers a personalized fit. Thanks to Bluetooth® compatibility, users can stream calls, music or other audio directly from their smartphones to the device. Additionally, one overnight charge ensures power all day long. SoundGear is currently available in North America. To learn more and for information about our other products, visit soundgearhearing.com

About SoundGear
Founded in 2010, SoundGear represents the latest advancements in hearing protection. Designed with expert hunters and shooters in mind, SoundGear engineers products that provide 100% digital sound enhancement to deliver superior environmental awareness, while still protecting your hearing. SoundGear products are manufactured by Starkey, a global leader in hearing technology and premier provider in hearing health care headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota., Starkey has more than 5,000 employees, operates 28 facilities and does business in more than 100 markets worldwide. Learn more at soundgearhearing.com.



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Lance Kraemer
SoundGear Product Manager
E-mail: Lance_Kraemer@Starkey.com