Frequently Asked Questions
Following Q&A will teach you everything you wanted to know about batteries and how to optimize the usage.
Is there any other battery which can be used for hearing aid instead of zinc air battery?
Panasonic zinc air batteries have been specifically designed for hearing aids, other batteries may not perform as well.
Why are some batteries tight or difficult to put into the battery box?
Because there is a slight difference between manufacturers. Always use the previously used type of batteries which did fit in the compartment in case the batteries do not fit.
Can you throw hearing aid batteries in the trash?
Never throw batteries in the trash. All batteries, including Panasonic hearing aid batteries, can and should be recycled.
Why has the operating time of my battery decreased?
A decreased operating time could indicate that your rechargeable batteries need replacing, depending on the circumstances.
How do I use a battery properly?
Use batteries for their right purpose: insert them correctly, replace them when empty and store them dry and at room temperature.
What should I do when a child has ingested a coin battery?
Immediately head to the nearest emergency room. Avoid drinking or eating before a doctor has provided a decent diagnosis.
Where can I find manuals of my Panasonic chargers?
You can download the manuals of our chargers on our website.
When should I replace hearing aid batteries?
Replace your battery as soon as your hearing aid no longer functions properly. If this happens unusually soon, consider checking if contact between the battery and the terminals inside is faulty.
Where can I find more details about Panasonic’s latest promotions?
Find out more about our partnerschip with Cirque du Soleil on our blog.
Do I need to use the same type of battery in one device?
Any minor difference in the batteries will cause either batteries to overcompensate and to deplete faster.