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AudioStream Adapter:
Direct Streaming for RONDO 3

Do you use a RONDO 3 audio processor? Would you like to stream music and phone calls from your smartphone or tablet? With the AudioStream Adapter, you can—directly and wirelessly, anytime and anywhere.

AudioStream Adapter
  • Wireless streaming with Bluetooth® Low Energy
  • Music and speech in high-quality true stereo
  • Compatible with iOS and Android devices*
  • Ideal for bilateral users
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Streaming Music

Life without music? That’s almost impossible to imagine. Experience music in true stereo with the AudioStream Adapter. And the best thing? You can stream music from any app on your tablet or smartphone.

Using the Phone

Hear phone calls with clarity without having to hold your smartphone to your ear. The audio from your phone goes directly to your ear without background noise. Phone calls have never been easier.

Watching TV

Stream the audio from your favorite movies directly to your ears. AudioStream works not only with smartphones and tablets but also with compatible Smart TVs and Digital Media Players. For a list of compatible devices, see below.

AudioStream Adapter

Convenient, Compact, and Powerful

Extensive Compatibility

Easy to use with a discreet design and high-quality sound. The AudioStream Adapter is an essential accessory for your RONDO 3. Stream music and speech wirelessly from Apple iOS and Android smartphones directly to your cochlear implant.

Bimodal Streaming

Do you wear RONDO 3 on one side and a hearing aid on the other? If your hearing aid supports audio streaming (ASHA technology), you can stream sound to both your ears in stereo.**

Configuration With AudioKey 2

Using the AudioStream Adapter is extremely easy. The one-time configuration is easy to do with the AudioKey 2 app. You don’t need the app for streaming: simply plug the compact AudioStream Adapter into your RONDO 3 and stream.

  

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Compatibility

AudioStream Adapter

The AudioStream Adapter for direct streaming with the RONDO 3 audio processor can be connected with all external devices that support Made for iPhone (MFi) and Audio Streaming for Hearing Aids (ASHA) technology. MED-EL recommends keeping your device(s) updated with the latest version of the iOS or Android operating system. The AudioStream Adapter is compatible with iOS version 11 or later and Android version 10 or later.

The Android devices stated in the below list include devices specifically tested and confirmed by MED-EL to be compatible with the AudioStream Adapter. In addition, other Android devices with Android 10 or later and both Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) and Audio Streaming for Hearing Aids (ASHA) technology enabled by the phone manufacturer and service carrier may also be compatible with AudioStream.

*Compatible with iOS and Android devices. For a detailed list of compatible devices, see below.

**Bimodal streaming is only possible with Android 12 or later and hearing aids compatible with Audio Streaming for Hearing Aids (ASHA) technology. For a detailed list of compatible devices, see below.

Devices Compatible With the AudioStream Adapter

iOS Devices

Check to see if your Apple device is compatible with the AudioStream Adapter.

Android Devices

Check to see if your Google Pixel device is compatible with the AudioStream Adapter.

Samsung Galaxy S23, Samsung Galaxy S22, Samsung Galaxy S21+,  Samsung Galaxy S21, Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra, Samsung Galaxy S10+, Samsung Galaxy S10, Samsung Galaxy S10e, Samsung Galaxy S9+, Samsung Galaxy S9, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 5G, Samsung Galaxy A71, Samsung Galaxy A70, Samsung Galaxy A52, Samsung Galaxy A51

OnePlus 9 Pro, OnePlus 9

Xiaomi 11T Pro

Oppo Find X5, Oppo Find X3 Pro (CPH2173)

Smart TVs and Digital Media Players

Amazon Fire TV Cube (3rd Gen), Amazon Fire TV Cube (2nd Gen)

Certain third-party applications (for example, the Roku App for Roku and Roku TV) can be used with compatible devices to stream audio directly to the AudioStream Adapter.

Devices Suitable for Bimodal Streaming

For bimodal streaming, you simply need an Android smartphone with the Android 12 operating system or later, a hearing aid compatible with Audio Streaming for Hearing Aids (ASHA) technology, and the AudioStream Adapter. The below lists include devices specifically tested and confirmed by MED-EL to be suitable for bimodal streaming. Other Android devices and hearing aids with the necessary technologies may also be suitable for bimodal streaming when using the AudioStream Adapter.

Android Devices

Check to see if your Google Pixel device is suitable for bimodal streaming.

Samsung Galaxy S23, Samsung Galaxy S22, Samsung Galaxy S21+,  Samsung Galaxy S21, Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2, Samsung Galaxy S10e

Xiaomi Mi 11T Pro

OnePlus 9 Pro

Oppo Find X5, Oppo Find X3 Pro

Hearing Aids

Oticon More, Widex Moment, Signia Pure Charge&Go T, Starkey Livio AI, ReSound Key, ReSound One, ReSound LiNX Quattro, ReSound ENZO Q, Beltone Imagine, Beltone Amaze, Beltone Rely, Beltone Boost Ultra


Although MED-EL aims to provide as many users as possible with seamless device compatibility, MED-EL cannot guarantee full compatibility or troubleshooting support with all devices and the information provided above should only be used for reference.

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