02/23/2014, Plantronics extends its BackBeat family of products with BackBeat FIT a new wireless stereo headphones product. As its name indicates, this product has been designed for people who exercise, so the over-the-neck headband provides a very stable fit that should be less distracting than wires. The same head band also makes it very easy to just put the whole thing in your pocket without worrying about tangling wires, and issue […]
02/23/2014, Plantronics has a new high-performance Bluetooth Headset called the Voyager Edge which brings many of the features of the top of the line Voyager Legend, but comes in a smaller package and with my favorite feature: the micro USB charging port. I have used the Voyager Legend back when it was launched and although I did appreciate the extremely high audio quality and the long battery life, the proprietary charging […]
08/20/2013, Plantronics is launching a new gaming accessory called RIG, and it is essentially a sound mixer with a switch that will let you configure your gaming audio, gaming chat and mobile audio (or any other source connected via a jack 3.5mm) in one easy setup. When you’re playing, you want a complete immersion, so headphones are great, especially if the loud speakers aren’t an option late at night. But as […]
07/22/2013, Before there was the Plantronics BackBeat Go 2, you know for sure that there was the Plantronics BackBeat Go. Yeah, it could not get any more obvious than that, could it? Well, here we are with the sequel to the pretty decent Plantronics BackBeat Go, where it comes with additional features that make your portable listening experience all the more fun. Boasting P2i moisture resistance as well as its innards […]
05/15/2013, Plantronics has been chosen to be the exclusive provider of headsets for the upcoming League of Legends championship.
02/01/2013, Audio communications equipment manufacturer, Plantronics, has just unveiled its latest Bluetooth headset that is built for commercial drivers. Enter the Blacktop 500 Commercial Driver Headset, a Bluetooth headset specifically designed to keep the driver’s eyes on the road and hands on the wheel. To make that possible, Plantronics uses a technology called Smart Sensor that will automatically trigger power each time the headset is worn. The sensor then routes all […]
10/10/2011, Plantronics has just announced its Plantronics Voyager pro HD, a Bluetooth headset aimed at, and priced for, consumers ($99). It may be called “pro”, but that’s because it integrates technology that is usually found in more expensive “business” headsets: noise cancellation, wind noise reduction and services like Vocalyst, a cloud-based voice-assistant that can perform voice-activated tasks on Facebook, Twitter, SMS, Email and many more apps.
09/28/2011, Bluetooth headsets are dime a dozen, but one name does stand out from the rest of the mish mash, where the majority of them hail from China – and that is the Plantronics Marque M155. Do not be fooled by the relatively diminutive size of the M155, as it has a ‘bite’ which is far more dangerous than its ‘bark’. Capable of being paired to your iOS- or Android-powered smartphone, […]
01/27/2011, Plantronics intends to introduce a revolution where Bluetooth headsets are concerned with their latest release, the Voyager PRO UC. Using smart sensor technology, it will rely on advanced hardware and software which will seamlessly eliminate communication complexity simply by detecting presence and integrating with your computer’s applications – hoping to deliver an enhanced headset experience in the process. Another thing that makes the Voyager Pro UC appealing would be its […]
12/16/2010, Folks who have ordered (and probably are still waiting for the) Dell Venue Pro know that the phone has been taking more than a little time in order to reach customers. While that’s an unfortunate situation, the good news is that Dell is taking some steps to reduce the disappointment by offering a free Plantronics Explorer 420 Bluetooth Headset. At the moment, the headset is retailing for about $23, though […]
10/13/2010, Talking on your cellphone without a hands-free kit is a huge no-no in many countries, simply because it would make you a danger to yourself as well as other motorists since your attention will be diverted away from what’s happening on the road and around you. Well, Plantronics aims to help you out in such a situation with their K100 in-car speakerphone. This hands-free speaker will boast an integrated FM […]
06/17/2010, Plantronics’ GameCom 777 USB surround sound headset has just received a refresh, where everything is internal so you won’t find any cosmetic changes. What makes this better than its predecessor would be the inclusion of simulated 7.1-surround sound instead of 5.1 previously. Apart from that, a hide-away mic that remains out of the way when not in use is also thrown into the mix. This mic will feature noise cancelling […]
04/20/2010, Plantronics aims to keep you connected to your handset at all times without having you get distracted when attending to other more important tasks such as driving, thanks to the new Explorer 395 Bluetooth headset. This device will come in black and bronze colors, and will retail for $49.99 which squarely places this under the first time Bluetooth user category. Features are pretty simple including dedicated volume buttons, an On/Off […]
10/30/2009, Plantronics has always been associated with quality headsets, and their latest release, the Voyager PRO UC headset is no different by merging the award-winning Voyager PRO Bluetooth headset with a plug-and-play Bluetooth USB adapter, enabling richer wideband audio on softphones alongside Voyager PRO’s superior noise and wind cancellation that will cater for both mobile phones and softphones devices. Sounds (no pun intended) like a perfect tool for those who are […]