YOU WANT

VIA AI DELIVERS

To hear comfortably in challenging environmentsHearing Reality™ is effective in even the noisiest environments, comfortable in loud settings and quiet in quiet settings, and allows you to enjoy newly enhanced speech clarity.
The convenience of adjustments on the goEasily make adjustments to your hearing aids anytime, anywhere with the Thrive™ app.
To live a more active and healthy lifeThe first hearing aid ever to include integrated sensors so you can set body and brain health goals and easily track your progress.
Better wireless streamingNew technology provides consistent wireless performance through your smartphone or wireless accessories while streaming cell phones, TV, music or other media.
Hearing that happens intuitivelyGeotagged memories that automatically switch modes when the GPS feature in your smartphone detects you are in a tagged location. For example, a "home" memory activates when you arrive at home.
Hearing that’s personalized for youPersonalized Control in the Thrive app that lets you make adjustments to suit your preferences in different listening environments.
No buzzing or whistlingOur best-in-class feedback cancellation system providing feedback-free, comfortable listening all day long.
Durable, dependable hearing aidsSurface™ NanoShield, our pioneering water, wax and moisture repellent system, to protect and ensure durability and dependability.
Music the way it was meant to be heardA whole new way to experience music – adjustable via the Thrive app. Now you can hear every note the way the artists intended – with pure, refined sound quality.
Customizable tinnitus reliefAdvanced Multiflex Tinnitus Technology, adjustable via the Thrive app, to bring relief to those who suffer from ringing in the ears.

Smartphone Compatibility

The Thrive Hearing Control app lets you easily connect your Via and Via AI hearing aids to your Apple and Android devices.

Apple® compatibility

Thrive Hearing Control app supports smartphone compatible Via AI and Via hearing aids and offers a variety of enhanced adjustment capabilities. The app relies on Apple’s Operating System (iOS) to manage the connectivity between the smartphone compatible hearing aids.

Thrive has been tested and is compatible with the following versions of Apple’s Operating System (iOS):

  • iOS 12
  • iOS 11

For best performance, we recommend using the most current iOS version.

iOS UPDATE NOTE: When updating the version of iOS on your iPhone, the hearing aids may lose connection, requiring you to un-pair and re-pair the hearing aids with your iPhone.

Thrive is compatible with the following Apple devices:

  • iPhone X
  • iPhone 8
  • iPhone 8 Plus
  • iPhone 7
  • iPhone 7 Plus
  • iPhone 6s
  • iPhone 6s Plus
  • iPhone 6
  • iPhone 6 Plus
  • iPhone SE
  • iPhone 5s
  • iPad Pro (12.9-inch 2nd generation; 12.9-inch 1st generation; 10.5-inch; 9.7-inch)
  • iPad Air 2
  • iPad Air
  • iPad (6th generation; 5th generation)
  • iPad mini 4
  • iPad mini 3
  • iPad mini 2
  • iPod touch (6th generation)

Android™ compatibility

We are constantly evaluating Android products and their compatibility with our hearing aids. Due to the complex nature of the Android platform and many different types of products utilizing this platform, we test each product separately and will provide compatibility information as we complete our rigorous testing. Remember to check this page for updated Android compatibility information.

Thrive Hearing Control app* supports smartphone compatible Via AI and Via hearing aids and is compatible with the following Android products and operating systems:

  • Samsung Galaxy® S9+ running Android OS 8.1
  • Samsung Galaxy® S8+ running Android OS 8.1
  • Samsung Galaxy® S8 running Android OS 7.0
  • Samsung Galaxy® S7 Edge running Android OS 6.0
  • Samsung Galaxy® S7 running Android OS 6.0
  • Samsung Galaxy® S6 Edge Plus running Android OS 5.1.1
  • Samsung Galaxy® S6 Edge running Android OS 5.0
  • Samsung Galaxy® S6 running Android OS 5.0
  • Samsung Galaxy® Note 8 running Android OS 8.1
  • Samsung Galaxy® Note 5 running Android OS 5.1.1
  • Google Pixel running Android OS 7.0
  • Google Pixel XL running Android OS 7.0
  • Google Pixel 2 running Android OS 8.0
  • Google Pixel 2 XL running Android OS 8.1
  • Google Pixel 2 XL running Android OS P (9)
  • Google Nexus 6P running Android OS 6.0
  • Google Nexus 5X running Android OS 6.0
  • HTC 10 running Android OS 7.0
  • HTC 10 running Android OS 6.0
  • HTC 9 running Android OS 6.0
  • HTC One M8 running Android OS 5.0
  • HTC One M7 running Android OS 5.0
  • HTC U11 Life running Android 8.0
  • Motorola X4 running Android 8.1

*Thrive Hearing Control app streaming functionality with smartphones running the Android operating system requires the Starkey Hearing Technologies Remote Microphone +.

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