About the RCA Symphonix RPSA10 Personal Sound Amplifier
|What is the RCA Symphonix RPSA10?||
The RPSA10 is a Personal Sound Amplifier. It amplifies speech frequencies while reducing background noise. Please note: each product comes with only one amplifier and not a pair. However, you can use it in either ear.
|What does it do?||
The RCA Symphonix RPSA10 helps you hear more clearly in certain situations where environmental noise might interfere, such as meetings, restaurant conversations, church, or at the movies.
|Do I need a medical waiver to buy it?||No. The RCA Symphonix RPSA10 is available over-the-counter, without a medical waiver. However, if you feel you're experiencing significant hearing problems or loss, you should seek the advice of a medical or hearing professional.|
|Will it damage my hearing?||No. The RCA Symphonix RPSA10 does not amplify sounds to dangerous levels.|
|In what kinds of situations should I NOT use Symphonix?||Do not use RCA Symphonix during prolonged exposure to loud noises, like lawnmowers, motorcycles, or heavy industrial machinery.|
|What kinds of batteries does the earpiece use?||The RCA Symphonix has a built-in rechargeable battery and comes with its own charger. The earpiece can go 15 hours from a single charge and takes 5-7 hours to recharge completely.|
|I hear speech fine, but I have difficulty hearing lower-frequency sounds, like the bass in music. Will the RPSA10 help?||No. You should seek the advice of a medical or hearing professional. The RCA Symphonix RPSA10 is designed to let you hear higher-frequency sounds, such as speech, more clearly. It has an open-fit design, which allows low frequencies to enter the ear naturally, without amplification.|
|Can I wear it while I'm talking on the phone?||Yes. The RCA Symphonix RPSA10 is designed for use with both cell phones and traditional home phones without feedback or discomfort.|
|Is the RCA Symphonix earpiece waterproof?||No. You should take the earpiece off whenever you're in a wet environment, like swimming, showering, or in very humid environments like a sauna.|