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Star2Star Quote Calculator headsets listed below:

Jabra GN Netcom 9125-28-15 Flex Wireless Monaural Headset
Jabra GN Netcom 9125-30-15 Soundtube Wireless Monaural Headset (NO LONGER AVAILABLE - MANUFACTURER DISCONTINUED)

VXI 10V Passport Monaural Headset - All Polycom / Cisco / Yealink phones

(requires 2.5mm quick connect adapter shipped by Star2Star for Polycom IP 320/321/330/331 and Cisco SPA series)

VXI 21V Passport Binaural Headset - All Polycom / Cisco / Yealink phones

(requires 2.5mm quick connect adapter shipped by Star2Star for Polycom IP 320/321/330/331 and Cisco SPA series)

RJ-9 to 2.5mm (Headset Jack) adapter cable (see example below) required to connect Polycom IP 320/321/330/331 and Cisco SPA series to alternative RJ-9 type headsets)

  • VXi Passport 10V Monaural (one speaker) / Noise-canceling microphone filters out unwanted background noise (Call Centers and general office use).
  • VXi Passport 21V Binaural (two speakers to block out audible distractions) / Noise-canceling microphone filters out unwanted background noise (Call Centers and general office use).
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VXi Passport 10V Monaural VXi Passport 21V Binaural

Both VXi headsets are wired and have a quick release adapter suitable for all desk based phone models sold by Star2Star. (Note) please ensure the correct version is selected in the Quote Calculator to ensure compatibility with the phone headset port. The snom m3 / m9 requires a 2.5mm adapter as used with the Polycom IP331/321/320/330 and Cisco SPA series phones.

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Phones that support Electronic Hook Switch (EHS)

  • All Polycom phones (Requires appropriate adapter for headset type)
  • Yealink T26P, T28P, T38G, T41P, T42G, T46G, T48G (Requires the Yealink Wireless Headset Adaptor )
  • Cisco SPA512G, SPA514G and SPA525G2 running 7.5.4 and above firmware - EHS for Plantronics headsets (Savi W7xx series Savi W710, W720, W730, W740 and W745 and CS5xx series CS540, CS510 and CS520) - (note) requires Plantronics Hook Switch Cable APC-45 P/N 87317-01

(Note) Other Cisco SPA phones can be used handsfree with a wireless headset using a customer purchased "Automatic Handset Lifter". The phones headset port is a 2.5mm jack therefore an adapter cable (RJ9 to 2.5mm) will be required.

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        RJ9 to 2.5mm adapter

Jabra GN Netcom 9125-28-15 Flex Wireless Monaural Headset (DECT)

The Jabra GN9125 flex microphone design delivers enhanced noise cancellation. Automatic radio power management on base and headset yields lower power consumption, improved audio performance and enhanced battery talktime up to 12 hours. Provides true 300' wireless freedom in an office. Supports electronic hook switch (EHS) functionality for remote answer/end and ring tone signaling.

Jabra GN Netcom 9125-30-15 Soundtube Wireless Monaural Headset (DECT)

The Jabra GN9125 SoundTube microphone. Automatic radio power management on base and headset yields lower power consumption, improved audio performance and enhanced battery talk time up to 12 hours. Provides true 300' wireless freedom in an office. Supports electronic hook switch (EHS) functionality for remote answer/end and ring tone signaling.

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Jabra GN9125 Flex Wireless Monaural

 

Jabra GN9125 Soundtube Wireless Monaural (No Longer Available)

 

    

(Note) The (EHS) feature with the Jabra GN9125 wireless headsets is compatible with Polycom phones sold by Star2Star. However an RJ9 to 2.5mm adapter is required when using Polycom IP321/331 phones. For more details on Jabra and Polycom click here.

The Jabra / Polycom (EHS) Wireless Headset Adapter part no 14201-17 is available in the Quote Calculator from Star2Star.

(Note) The EHS feature (Electronic Hook Switch - Wireless Headset) is supported on the Yealink T26P, T28P, T38G, T41P, T42G, T46G, T48G phone models using the Yealink Wireless Headset Adapter (EHS36) his adapter is available for purchase in the Star2Star Quote Calculator.

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(Non Star2Star sold headsets)

For a listing of compatible Plantronics headsets please click Plantronics Website Compatibility Guide.

For a listing of compatible Jabra headsets please click Jabra Website Compatibility Guide

Enter Star2Star as the phone manufacturer or the phone manufacturer i.e. Polycom

Useful guide information for Polycom headsets can also be found at http://support.polycom.com/global/documents/support/technical/products/voice/FP37477_Using_Headsets_With_Polycom_Phones.pdf 

Plantronics Polycom Headsets - (Compatibility Guide)

Plantronics snom Headsets - (Compatibility Guide)

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S2S3000 Soft Phone Headset Recommendations (not supplied by Star2Star)

Gigaware® USB Stereo Headset with Microphone from Radio Shack at around $30. Inexpensive and extremely good quality.

  • Superior clarity with the simplicity of a single USB plug-n-play connection
  • Noise-canceling microphone filters out unwanted background noise
  • Compatible with Microsoft Windows® XP and later, including Windows Vista® and Windows 7
  • Convenient and easy to adjust in-line volume and mute control
  • Adjustable headband (behind the head) and leatherette ear pads built in for maximum comfort and durability

http://www.radioshack.com/product/index.jsp?productId=21238846

Gigaware® USB Stereo Headset with Microphone from Radio Shack at around $20

  • Noise-canceling microphone filters out unwanted background noise
  • Convenient, easily adjustable in-line volume and mute controls
  • Headband over the head / ear pads

http://www.radioshack.com/product/index.jsp?productId=20966196

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Bluetooth

Bluetooth headset functionality is provided with the Cisco® SPA525G2, Polycom VVX 600 phone - and the Yealink T46G and T48G via a USB dongle (BT40)

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Polycom VVX 600 phone 

Cisco® SPA525G phone

Click here for a list of tested compatible headsets.

Yealink T46G

     Yealink T48G

 Polycom Headsets

Click here to view the Polycom Compatibility Headset list

Click here to see recommendations for noisy StarCenter environments

 

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