Olive Union today announced the opening of pre-orders for its all-new Olive Max 2-in-1 wireless headphones and hearing aids. The next-generation Olive Max features “state-of-the-art adaptable sound settings and a sleek wraparound design that resembles today’s popular headphones rather than traditional hearing aids,” according to the company’s announcement. With Olive Max, Olive “continues its efforts to address social and economic barriers to hearing aid adoption using innovative design and technology.” Olive Max is available for pre-order today and is expected to ship in Q4 2022 with a special limited-time price of $299 (MSRP $549).
According to the company, Olive Max builds on the success of Olive Pro, with feedback from its more than 10,000 users firmly embedded in the new flagship’s DNA. The most requested feature – adaptive hearing – will debut with the Olive Max, giving users “unparalleled hearing in any environment, automatically”. As Olive Max users wear the headphones, the artificial intelligence will continue to learn and help “improve the adaptive hearing experience, using advanced machine learning technology to personalize settings. sounds according to the user’s specific environment”.
A new voice auto-tuning feature and improved components, like an all-new “advanced” S2 “sound engine, allow Olive Max to channel AI for better voice detection and filtering and tuning. background noise reduction,” according to the company. Olive Max “detects voices and noises with incredible accuracy that can even filter out background noise without distorting the user’s own voice.” With six omnidirectional dynamic range microphones, voices and background noise are “identified and filtered out more accurately than ever before”.
Other key features include:
- FDA Class 2 hearing aid with support for mild to severe hearing loss.
- Up to 8 hours of battery life on a single charge, or over 18 hours with a charging case.
- Wireless music listening and hands-free calling.
- Quick setup with 5-minute hearing test on iOS or Android devices; no appointment necessary.
Olive Max is available for pre-order today with a special limited-time price of $299 (MSRP $549). For more information, visit: max.oliveunion.com.
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