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[eargo] deconstruction


EARGO

HEARING LOSS TREATED

Mild and Moderate 

ARE THEY NOTICEABLE 

Most discreet

COMFORT 

Very comfortable and breathable 

BATTERY LIFE 

16 hours (rechargeable)
Up to 5 days (charging case) 

LICENSED SUPPORT 

Unlimited licensed support via phone 

FDA CLEARED 

YES 

HEARING TEST REQUIRED 

NO 

PRICE (PAIR) 

$1,650-$2,750 

BTE
HEARING AID

HEARING LOSS TREATED

Moderate to profound 

ARE THEY NOTICEABLE 

Quite noticeable

COMFORT 

Depends on the model. Can be uncomfortable with glasses

BATTERY LIFE 

Around 1 day (rechargeable)
3-10 days (single-use)

LICENSED SUPPORT 

In-clinic initial fitting and follow-ups 

FDA CLEARED 

YES 

HEARING TEST REQUIRED 

YES 

PRICE (PAIR) 

Average price $4,600 

EARGO 

BTE
HEARING AID 

PERSONAL
AMPLIFIER 

HEARING LOSS TREATED 

Mild and moderate 

Moderate to profound 

None 

ARE THEY NOTICEABLE 

Most discreet 

Quite noticeable 

Most noticeable 

COMFORT 

Very comfortable and breathable 

Depends on the model. Can be uncomfortable with glasses 

Depends on form factor 

BATTERY LIFE 

16 hours (rechargeable)
Up to 5 days (charging case) 

Around 1 day (rechargeable)
3-10 days (single-use) 

5-7 days (single-use) 

LICENSED SUPPORT 

Unlimited licensed
support via phone 

In-clinic initial fitting
and follow-ups 

No licensed support 

FDA CLEARED 

YES 

YES 

NO 

HEARING TEST REQUIRED 

NO 

$1,650-$2,750 

YES 

PRICE (PAIR) 

NO 

Average price $4,600

Average price $200 

PERSONAL AMPLIFIER

HEARING LOSS TREATED

None

ARE THEY NOTICEABLE 

Most noticeable

COMFORT 

Depends on form factor

BATTERY LIFE 

5-7 days (single-use) 

LICENSED SUPPORT 

No licensed support

FDA CLEARED 

NO

HEARING TEST REQUIRED 

NO

PRICE (PAIR) 

Average price $200


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