FM Systems

FM Systems, or Radio Frequency Assistive Listening Systems, transmit wireless, low power FM frequency radio transmission from a sound system to FM receivers. An advantage of this system over an infrared system: FM is not affected by direct sunlight.

Everyone using an FM system needs to borrow a  receiver from the venue and

  1. Headphones or earbuds, if the person doesn’t have hearing aids or hearing aids without a telecoil.
  2. A neckloop, if the person has hearing aids with a telecoil.