Tag "Plantronics"

Christmas wishlist for gamers

December 5, 2016

With the upcoming holidays, many will be booking in some quality hours (and hours and hours)  in front of a big screen to catch up on essential play

GadgetGuy 2015 Holiday Gift Guide: Fitness

December 14, 2015

For some, getting physical is the best part of their day, letting them run off steam with a literal run or something even more intense. We're not all like that, mind you, but if you know someone who is, this is a guide for them.

GadgetGuy 2015 Holiday Gift Guide: Musicians

December 2, 2015

For the budding musicians, we have a slightly different take on the gift guide, because if you know someone who wants to strum a guitar and cheer on a crowd, here are some top ideas.

Plantronics puts BackBeat on a diet, reveals slimline Sense headphones

July 29, 2015

Last year, it was hard to find better value headphones than the BackBeat Pro from Plantronics, but the design wasn’t ideal for all. This year, however, there’s a different plan, and it’s to make the lightest wireless headphones ever.

Plantronics proofs its fitness earphones for water, not just sweat

June 4, 2015

The last time Plantronics took a swing at building fitness-friendly earphones, we saw the results in the highly sweat resistant wireless Backbeat Fit. A year later, Plantronics have new models that are a little more rugged than before.

GadgetGuy 2014 Holiday Gift Guide: Sound and vision

December 3, 2014

Maybe you’re thinking more along the lines of a new pair of headphones or a lovely new TV for presents this year. It could be a gift for the family, or maybe even for you — hey, we won’t judge! If this is what you’re thinking, we have some ideas.

GadgetGuy 2014 Holiday Gift Guide: Fitness

December 1, 2014

You keep getting told by people that they're going to lose weight, they just don't know how. Cool, so let's look at gift idea for the holiday 2014 season that can help them with that.

Plantronics goes into noise cancelling, cuts cords in the process

September 25, 2014

We’ve seen plenty of headsets from Plantronics in the past, and now the company that has sent headphones into space is cutting noise from your overseas plane trip, with its first active noise cancelling cans.

Plantronics in with cordless sweat-resistant earphones

June 17, 2014

Runners and fitness freaks, take note: you don't need to rely on boring basic earphones any longer, as Plantronics updates a pair, making them more suitable for exercise than ever before.

Plantronics offers up a smarter sensor to help you pick up those calls with ease

May 30, 2014

If you can believe it, Bluetooth earpieces are still a thing, and Plantronics is proving it with a new headset aimed at delivering comfort and quality in sound, as well as a reason for you to take that headset out of your ear when you’re not using talking.

Plantronics says Go again, updates its Bluetooth earphones to be even better

August 28, 2013

Around this time last year, the maker of sound gear for NASA released a pair of tiny in-earphones that could talk with your smartphone or tablet and deliver comfortable audio without the tangle. Now, Plantronics is doing it again, updating the Go to make them better than ever.

Plantronics adds water resistance to BackBeat wireless earphones

December 12, 2012

You probably don't think about it, but earphones come under a lot of pressure. The cables are pulled at, the housings bounce around in your pocket, and you blast a lot of sound through them. But one thing you might not think about is how they deal with moisture, sweat, and rain, and Plantronics is looking to a nano-coating to fix this.

Here comes the boom-mic: Plantronics launches a new durable earpiece

November 30, 2012

Callers who demand the best sound when they're speaking generally know that there's more to their phone than just holding the slate to their ear, and a new headset from Plantronics aims to make your voice clearer with better resistance to wind and rain.

Plantronics offer gamers a military look and feel

September 4, 2012

Lovers of video games who wear their stereo headsets with pride have a new option to turn to, and this one is sure to separate the part timers from the full time gaming elite.

Plantronics gives you more reason to ditch the cord

June 21, 2012

Bluetooth earpieces generally aren't given a good look by consumers because they're not good for playing back music, but a new pair of earphones from Plantronics aims to change that and give you a good reason to never go back to the corded earphone again.

Plantronics shows new headphones for gamers

April 13, 2012

When the weather starts to get colder, we look for more reasons to stay inside, and gaming makes a lot of sense to our minds. But not everyone wants to hear you pulverising the living crap out of bad guys on screen, so here are some new headphones designed just for gamers.

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