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Plantronics Explorer 500 Mobile Bluetooth Headset

Code: A18UY

Plantronics Explorer 500 Mobile Bluetooth Headset is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
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  • Control calls and music on your phone or tablet with this Bluetooth headset
  • Activate Siri, Google Now and Cortana through the headset
  • Reduces echo, background noise and wind from calls while delivering HD audio clarity
  • Up to 12 days battery life when left in standby mode
  • DeepSleep hibernation mode activates when out of range of paired device for even longer battery lifeSpecial Features
  • Pair headset to two devices at the same time – perfect for the businessperson on the move

Product details

Plantronics Explorer 500 Mobile Bluetooth Headset

• Control calls and music on your phone or tablet with this Bluetooth headset
• Activate Siri, Google Now and Cortana through the headset
• Reduces echo, background noise and wind from calls while delivering HD audio clarity
• Up to 12 days battery life when left in standby mode
• DeepSleep hibernation mode activates when out of range of paired device for even longer battery life

Special Features
• Pair headset to two devices at the same time – perfect for the businessperson on the move

Why would I need a Bluetooth headset?
If you are constantly out and about driving and need to make and receive phone calls, then you will need a Bluetooth headset.

What makes this headset different?
The Plantronics Explorer 500 headset sits in your ear comfortably, reducing external noise while still delivering crystal clear sound. As well as making and receiving calls, the voice activated device can control Siri, Google Now and Cortana. Using the buttons on the headset, you can even control your music and streaming audio.

What comes included with this headset?
Within the package for the Explorer 500 comes a microUSB charge strap which allows you to attach the headset to a bag or a belt loop with the aid of a magnetic closure. The headset also comes with an in-car 12V charging plug, allowing you to charge the headset while on the move and not in use.

Specifications
Audio
Wideband audio Yes
A2DP Yes
Noise cancellation Yes
HD audio clarity Yes
General
Bluetooth V3.0
Battery power 7 hours talk time
12 days standby time
180 days DeepSleep standby mode
Power supply microUSB charging cable
Package contents Plantronics Explorer 500
Clip on earloop
USB charge cable
USB car charger
Lanyard
User manual
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent choice. Due to the nature of my work (running a family business) I go through quite a few sets annually, I have tried no less than 5 sets of different makes, this one beats all, pairs easily, talk time is 11 hours, charges in no time, notification of when it is on/off, receiving/making a call are clearly announced as well as the battery life which shows on the phone set also. 10 out of 10.
Date published: 2016-08-01
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Hi, this models comes with an earloop as well?

Asked by: Patrick
Unfortunately, one is not included.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-07-03

can you pair this with a landline phone with blue tooth

Asked by: jona
Unfortunately i am sorry but the item in question doesn't support use in you intended application.
Answered by: darren cordon
Date published: 2017-02-05

Is this headset compatible with a Samsung galaxy s6 edge phone?

Asked by: Claire
Yes, I am pleased to advise the item will support this use.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-12-01

Is this working with Dragon Professiolan system?

Asked by: joann
Any microphone should work, but you must tell the operating system that that is the default audio input device.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2016-04-13
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Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
A18UY Plantronics Explorer 500 Mobile Bluetooth Headset (1+) £44.99

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