Model 170

Simple screening for busy professionals

The Model 170 is a cost-effective, robust screening audiometer with both manual and automatic test functions and benefits from all the easy-to-use functions of our reliable Model 116 screening audiometer. 

The Model 170 is a reliable screening instrument which will support healthcare professionals in their day-to-day screening, making it the perfect portable screening audiometer. An ideal audiometry solution for hearing specialists and occupational health professionals who need to perform audiometric testing programmes.

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Designed for those with little experience and knowledge, the Model 170 allows the user to complete the hearing assessment / check automatically and reliably. Key functions such as automatic test commencement, ear selection and frequency selection are available at the touch of a button.

Ideal for smaller industries operating a hearing conservation or audiometric testing programme. Hearing levels, baseline audiogram and standard threshold shifts can easily be established and the audiometer can grow as the business grows with that can be processed easily and retained according to legal requirements. 


Key features

  • Transducer: DD45 (alternative earphone types available on request)
  • Pure tone audiometry
  • Manual pulse tone option
  • Portable and lightweight design
  • Integrated talk forward function
  • Threshold retention function (during test)
  • Internal memory, connection to thermal printer and/or PC
  • Connectivity to many electronic medical record (EMR) systems.


A fully configurable automatic test routine allows for fast and efficient automatic air conduction testing to establish hearing thresholds whilst freeing up examiner time to complete other tasks. Optimise medical appointments by completing other work where possible whilst a subject is completing their hearing check.

Benefiting from a 125 to 8000Hz frequency range, an attenuation range of -10 to 100dBHL, manual pulse tone options and integrated talk forward function, this screening audiometer is essential for those hearing specialists and occupational health professionals who need to perform hearing tests quickly and under a high pressured working environment. Find out how easy the Model 170 is to use in just three minutes:


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  • Full integration

    The Model 170 pure tone screening audiometer has been designed to fit in with hearing healthcare screening programmes by focusing on easy screening and ensuring fast and efficient data transfer and management. Efficiencies and time saved can be used to give extra care and attention to patients and improve data accuracy.

    Amplivox continues to focus on seamless and best-in-class medical results transfer to many of the leading PC-based Electronic Medical Record (EMR) systems available such as Noah, Cority (Medgate), OPAS, E-OPAS and Cohort.

    Amplivox also provides free and easy to use ampliSuite software for data processing and management. Results can be directly printed or a PDF generated for review or referral.

  • The user in focus

    Portable and light to carry, the Model 170's simple design benefits occupational health professionals who travel frequently to conduct hearing screening tests.

    With the ability to conduct testing on-the-go, this screening audiometer covers the essential needs for a busy occupational health professional or hearing health specialist.

    No matter how busy the working day is, the Model 170 will continue to be a reliable screening instrument which will support healthcare professionals and audiologists in their day-to-day screening, making it the perfect portable screening audiometer.

Supporting your workflow

The Model 170 is a welcome addition for family practices, general practitioners and paediatric healthcare professionals who will benefit from a quick functions to support workflow. Those working for community health organisations and head start programmes will benefit from its reliability and various testing abilities.

The device is also a popular choice for school screening as well as occupational health specialists who regularly test within the workplace.

  • Included

    • Standard audiometric headset
    • Patient response switch
    • Audiogram cards (50)
    • Power supply with country adaptors
    • Carry case
    • USB stick (manuals and ampliSuite software).

    Frequency range: 125 - 8000Hz
    Attenuation range: -10 - 100dBHL

    CPT codes
    92551: screening, pure tone
    92552: threshold, air

    Audiometer EN 60645-1/ANSI S3.6
    Type 4 Safety EN 60601-1, EMC EN 60601-1-2

    Three year warranty as standard. Please note: product availability may differ depending on country regulation and registration. For further information please contact us.

  • Optional

    • Amplivox Audiocups (noise-reducing enclosures)
    • Audibase software
    • Thermal printer
    • Booth leads
    • USB cable (PC connection)
    • USB portable power bank.

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  • Consumables

    High-quality bespoke consumables and accessories to support patient testing programmes, reduce the risk of infection and optimise the performance and reliability of equipment. 

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