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Plantronics .Audio 995


$110.00 Released March, 2009

Product Shot 1 The Pros:USB based transmitter means you don't have to have a Bluetooth compatible device / computer to use it - can be moved from PC to PC. Wireless. Media / volume controls are built right into the headset.

The Cons:Can't be used while charging. Poor instructions. No battery indicator - impossible to tell how much life is left in them, even if the device is about to run out of juice.

The .Audio 995 is an over-the-head multimedia headset from Plantronics.  The headset has a wireless design and uses a USB adapter for an operational range of up to 40 feet.  It features dual 40mm speakers to provide high bass response and utilizes noise-cancelling technology to clearly transmit the voice.

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  The .Audio 995 is designed with an adjustable headband and cushioned earpads for a comfortable fit.  It also includes a Fast Mic Mute feature and buttons on the earcups to control the volume and change the track.  The headset has a suggested retail price of $110 and comes with a 1 year limited warranty.

Features/Specs

  • Dual 40mm Speakers
  • Wireless Connection (40-ft Range)
  • Adjustable Headband
  • Cushioned Earpads
  • Plug-and-Play USB Setup
  • Over-the-Head Design
  • Fast Mic Mute Feature
  • Noise-Cancelling Technology
  • On-Ear Volume & Track Controls
  • 1 year limited warranty

User Reviews (7)

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Pros
  • 2

    USB based transmitter means you don't have to have a Bluetooth compatible device / computer to use it - can be moved from PC to PC

  • 2

    wireless

  • 2

    media / volume controls are built right into the headset

  • 2

    standard USB connection

  • 2

    no interference with other 2.4GHz devices

  • 1

    pairs with the transceiver automatically - extremely easy, just plug and play

  • 1

    comfortable

  • 1

    reduce outside noise (passively)

  • 1

    impressive headphone / microphone audio quality

  • 1

    great range

Cons
  • 2

    can't be used while charging

  • 2

    poor instructions

  • 2

    no battery indicator - impossible to tell how much life is left in them, even if the device is about to run out of juice

  • 1

    internal battery cannot be replaced

  • 1

    painful to wear with glasses

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    poor battery life - about 6 hours before needing a 2-4 hour recharge

  • 1

    transmits over the crowded 2.4 GHz band

  • 1

    flimsy build quality

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