Free Online Hearing Test: Check your hearing today

Take our quick & easy hearing test online to find out your score

Regularly checking your hearing quality is an important step in maintaining your overall health and to diagnose hearing loss. This is a good place to start on your hearing health and the test involves checking your hearing in 6 different social scenarios. Start the hearing test now We remind you that only a hearing test performed by a qualified Audiologist and/or a consultation with an ENT medical professional can provide you with a precise profile of your hearing ability with detailed demonstrations of our hearing aid models and styles. This test does not replace a professional hearing test from a qualified Audiologist. At Amplifon, our Audiologists and Audiometrists are members of Audiology Australia, the Australian College of Audiology, or Hearing Aid Audiometrist Society of Australia.

How the online hearing test works

If you suspect you may be suffering from hearing loss, our free online hearing test can help you decide if you need to take the next step and seek professional hearing care help. With one in six Australians having some degree of hearing loss, it's worthwhile to take an online hearing test and consider your next steps.

Quick and easy to do online

The Amplifon online hearing test will take less than five minutes, and gives you a score out of ten at the end to indicate the quality of your hearing.

All you need is a pair of or earphones with the sound adjusted to the level you’re usually comfortable with. To help with this, use the Audio Listening tool you’re presented with before you start the test.

Tweak the sound level until you can hear the voice comfortably and clearly.

For more precise results, we recommend you don’t use your computer speakers.

Complete the test in about 5 mins

During the test, you will be presented with six sounds clips depicting everyday scenarios, such as people talking in a busy bar or somebody asking for directions in the street.

At the end of the clip, you will be asked a question on what you’ve just heard and must pick from four options. Once you’ve answered the six questions, you will be given a score out of ten and a recommendation based on your test results.

If the home hearing test detects you may be suffering from hearing loss, we recommend you book online for a free hearing test with one of our expert audiologists.

What happens after the online test?

When taking an online hearing test, it’s important to remember its limitations. While today’s technology is advanced, online tests and their results are only to be used as an indication.

Anyone who suspects they may be suffering from hearing loss should seek an assessment from a qualified audiologist.

Booking is free, easy and can be completed by selecting your nearest clinic and appointment time by booking an appointment here.

FAQ about the Online Hearing Test

Are online hearing tests reliable?

The online hearing test results are only to be used as an indication for your hearing ability. The tets outcome depends on various factors such as your environment, background noise, etc. To get a proper hearing check you will need to visit a trained audiologist who performs the hearing check in a soundproofed room with qualified equipments. 

Where can I take a free hearing test near me?

Free hearing tests* are available for adults over the age of 18. You can get a free hearing test from any of the 300+ Amplifon clinics Australia wide. 

Is the online hearing test free?

An online hearing test is free for everyone. People can take the online hearing test from the comfort of their homes. We will send the hearing test results to their email with a score of 1 to 10. 1=poor, 10=Excellent. We recommend everyone with a score below 6 to book a comprehensive free* hearing test.

Can I take an online hearing test anywhere?

Yes, you can take the hearing test from anywhere, but it's recommended to take the online hearing test from a quiet place.

How long does the online hearing test take?

The online hearing test will take less than 5 mins. It's recommended to use a headphone to perform the online hearing test.

Can I get hearing aids using an online hearing test result?

No, the online hearing test does not replace the hearing test performed by a trained Audiologist. It's only an indication of your hearing ability. Only a qualified audiologist can test your comprehensive hearing ability and recommend a hearing aid solution based on your hearing check results.

Can tinnitus affect my online hearing test results?

Yes, tinnitus may cause blocked ears which affects your ability to listen to the audio played during the online hearing test.

Are online hearing tests accurate?

The outcome of the online hearing test varies on different factors such as your environment, headphones/speakers you use, tinnitus or other ear diseases, etc. To get a comprehensive hearing check performed by a trained Audiologist visit an Amplifon clinic near you.
A woman taking a hearing test at Amplifon

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