Stfa, Switzerland (April 10, 2008) The inspiro Dynamic FM transmitter, a new global standard in paediatric FM, has won the 2008 best of best red dot product design award.
Developed by Phonak, a leader in innovative hearing systems, the inspiro sets a new global standard in paediatric FM technology, in both ingenuity and design.
Combining clear sound quality, user friendliness and smart design, the inspiro has set a new milestone superseding traditional FM standards. The inspiro which uses the Dynamic FM platform makes speech significantly clearer enhancing understanding and comprehension considerably, even in noisy situations.
Designed to be used by children with hearing loss, the inspiro maintains a sleek appearance and unmatched durability. An easy-to-use interface, color display and ingenious MultiTalker Network function makes it indispensible for use at home and school.
The red dot design award is awarded to products for their outstanding quality, functionality, innovation and design. Over 1,200 companies from 51 countries submitted more than 3,200 products to compete for this prestigious international honor. Judged by an international jury comprised of renowned design experts, the inspiro was chosen as red dot: best of best a privilege shared exclusively by the top fifty award winners. Across the globe, the red dot design award, presented by the Design Center Nordrhein Westfalen in Essen Germany, is an established symbol for exceptional design achievement.
Headquartered near Zurich, Switzerland, Phonak has developed, produced and globally distributed state-of-the-art hearing systems and wireless devices for over 50 years. The combination of expertise in hearing technology, mastery in acoustics and strong cooperation with hearing care professionals allows Phonak to significantly improve peoples hearing ability and speech understanding and therefore their quality of life.
Phonak offers a complete range of digital hearing instruments, along with complementary wireless communication systems. With 2500 employees worldwide, Phonak drives innovation and sets new industry benchmarks regarding miniaturization and performance.
For more information, visit http://www.phonak-us.com/.