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Hearing Test

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Our hearing test is designed to help identify people who believe they may be suffering from hearing loss, encourage them to take action and prevent further damage to their hearing. 

The free hearing test should not replace regular audiometric testing provided by a registered hearing aid dispenser or through a review with a medical professional. Your local GP or medical practitioner will be able to appropriately refer you if you would like a full audiological assessment if you suspect that you are suffering from hearing loss. 

How long does it take to get a hearing test? 

Our online hearing check only takes three minutes. All you have to do is enter a few details such as age and gender, plug in some ear or headphones and then you're ready to take the test. Your results will be ready instantly and they will indicate if you should take further action. 

How much does it cost to have a hearing test?

Our hearing test is free and you can take it in the comfort of your own home. All you will need is an internet connection, a set of head or earphones, and a valid email address so you can receive your results for free. 

How do they test for hearing loss? 

The hearing check will test for hearing loss by playing a set of sounds. Based on your ability to hear the sounds, the result will indicate if you should seek medical guidance. An audiologist will then be able to conduct further tests and provide professional advice on what to do next. 

Who does a hearing test?

Anybody can take a hearing test. Those who are concerned about their hearing can take our online hearing check to see if they could be suffering from hearing loss. The hearing check has not been designed for use by children. Children should always be seen by a doctor and referred for full diagnostic testing if there are any concerns about their hearing.

If you are concerned about your hearing, our committed team behind HearingDirect have worked in the hearing aid manufacturing industry for countless years and we bring a vast wealth of knowledge and expertise on auditory health and the products we provide. We provide some great resources in the form of informative impartial guides to help you in your choices and make the most of our fine products, such as best hearing aids to buyhearing aid types and a guide to hearing. Alternatively, click here to see our range of hearing aids and hearing aid accessories.

Do contact us if you have any questions regarding the outcome of your hearing test. We value our customers hearing, so please do call, email or chat with us should you have any questions about any of our products or services.

*Please note: Our free online hearing test is not a diagnostic test and does not cover all hearing aspects. The results of the check cannot be regarded as clinical data.