Linner Mars
Expert
Choice

Linner Mars Expert Review

Released 
2023
Budget OTC
Summary
The Linner Mars is a budget OTC hearing aid that fits in the ear and uses rechargeable batteries. It achieved a fair SoundScore of 2.6 which makes it the 32nd best (out of 39) in its category and the 56th best (out of 69) of all devices tested.
In the initial fit condition, the Linner Mars performed well below average on speech in quiet, below average on speech in noise, above average on feedback handling, well below average on occlusion results, and well above average on music streaming quality. The overall fit score in the initial condition for the Linner Mars was well below average.
In the tuned fit condition, the Linner Mars performed below average on speech in quiet, below average on speech in noise, above average on feedback handling, well below average on occlusion results, and well above average on music streaming quality. The overall fit score in the tuned condition for the Linner Mars was below average.

State-of-the-art Acoustic Laboratory

Quality data starts with quality recordings, that is why we worked with GRAS to build a no-compromise front end.

Score
C
SoundGrade
Initial Score
2.4
Tuned Score
3.1
Expert
Choice
Speech in quiet

Speech intelligibility improvement in quiet and moderate environments

best
0.1
Top score
5.0
Own voice

Does your voice feel natural and not “boomy”

best
1
Top score
5.0
Speech in noise

Speech intelligibility improvement in loud environments

best
0.2
Top score
5.0
Music streaming

Streaming music provides a full range of bass and treble

best
4.6
Top score
5.0
Feedback handling

How well the device limits feedback / squealing – even when your hand is near your ear

best
5
Top score
5.0
Speech in quiet

Speech intelligibility improvement in quiet and moderate environments

best
1.5
Top score
5.0
Own voice

Does your voice feel natural and not “boomy”

best
1
Top score
5.0
Speech in noise

Speech intelligibility improvement in loud environments

best
1
Top score
5.0
Music streaming

Streaming music provides a full range of bass and treble

best
4.6
Top score
5.0
Feedback handling

How well the device limits feedback / squealing – even when your hand is near your ear

best
5
Top score
5.0
Graph
Filter by:
Speech Levels - Initial
Speech Levels - Tuned
Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.
Specs
Visible in Ear
Visible in Ear
Rechargeable Batteries
Rechargeable Batteries