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Increase productivity with the best wireless headsets for the office

Windows Central logo Windows Central 7/17/2020 Camille Sanghera
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Adding a wireless headset to your office supplies will increase productivity immensely. You can wander around your office while still making important phone calls and collaborating on projects. You never have to miss out. A good headset can be particularly useful while working at home, where you might need one just to block out the noise around you, or one that can travel with you. That's why we recommend the TaoTronics Trucker Bluetooth Headset with Microphone). This headset allows you to connect with two Bluetooth devices as you travel from appointment to appointment.

Best Overall: TaoTronics Trucker Bluetooth Headset with Microphone

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Whether your office is on the road or in your home, the TaoTronics Trucker Bluetooth Headset with Microphone is an excellent choice. This headset is equipped with premium noise-canceling features that can reduce up to 40 decibels of background noise. However, you cannot turn the noise-canceling feature off. Weighing in at only 2.8 ounces and reinforced with soft padding, an adjustable headband, and anti-slip properties, this headset will comfortably stay in place all day long.

If you work in an environment that requires you to use multiple devices, this TaoTronics headset comes prepared with a built-in advanced QCC3020 chipset, giving you fast and reliable signal transmission. You can also enjoy toggling between two different devices simultaneously. This is perfect for when you need to rapidly take calls to close sales or answer questions.

If you spend a lot of your workday traveling from location to location, this headset may be just what you need. With a 34-hour battery life, you can continuously walk and talk while connected to your smartphone. If you're headed on a long drive but still need to answer those sales calls, the handsfree answering mechanism is a great addition. These headphones have easy-to-access mute, redial, answer, reject, end call, and transfer call buttons built into the headset. To charge this headset while away from the office, simply plug them into your car's USB and enjoy a fully charged device in just two hours.

Pros:

  • Noise-canceling features
  • 34-hour battery life
  • Great for use while wandering around

Cons:

  • Can't turn noise-canceling feature off

Best Overall

TaoTronics Trucker Bluetooth Headset with Microphone

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Headset for travel

This headset comes with a 34-hour battery life and is excellent for use while traveling from one location to another.

Best Value: Mpow M5 Pro Bluetooth Headset

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The Mpow M5 Pro Bluetooth Headset is a versatile and comfortable headset that is designed for long-wear and durability. This headset comes equipped with noise-canceling features as well as Bluetooth compatibility, which makes them great for call centers and sales offices. With the Mpow M5 Pro, you are also free to roam up to 33-feet.

Weighing in at only 9 ounces, this headset is light and comfortable on your head. The padding is made from soft memory foam that molds to the natural contours of your head and ears. Wearing this headset for your entire workday is effortless and stress-free.

Equipped with Bluetooth, this Mpow headset can connect and toggle between two different devices at one time. It's great for anyone who has a work phone and personal phone or handles multiple lines in the office. The built-in noise-canceling technology allows you to hear clearly, and it also filters out unwanted background noise. Some customers do note that the volume can differ amongst various devices, however.

This device also comes prepared for long hours with a long-lasting battery life. In fact, after only two hours of charge, you can enjoy up to 18 hours of continuous talking time with around 200 hours when left on standby. To charge, simply place the headset on the included magnetic charging base.

Pros:

  • Uses soft memory foam
  • Ability to connect and toggle between two Bluetooth devices
  • Filters out most background noise
  • Roam range of up to 33 feet

Cons:

  • Volume changes depending on the device

Best Value

Mpow M5 Pro Bluetooth Headset

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Bluetooth headset made from memory foam

This Bluetooth headset features memory foam padding and can connect and toggle between two devices at one time.

Best Premium: Plantronics Savi 8200 Series Wireless Dect Headset System

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The Plantronics Savi 8200 Series Wireless Dect Headset System is a brilliant addition to any home office or corporate office. This headset weighs in at a comfortable 1.7 pounds, making it easy to wear for long periods. Although, it's slightly more substantial than other options on this list. This versatile device also comes equipped with prime audio settings, making it an excellent choice for individuals who manage multiple lines and overseas calls.

If your business requires you to switch between communicating from your PC to your desk phone to your smartphone, the Plantronics Savi 8200 Series Wireless Dect Headset System may be exactly what you need. This headset can toggle between all three of your devices in an instant. You no longer need a separate headset for your desk landline, mobile phone, or for your PC.

The Plantronics Savi 8200 Series headset takes confidentiality and security extremely seriously. It is DECT security certified and includes eight different security measures to ensure your calls remain secure. Authentication, subscription, verification, and encryption are just some of the precautions taken. The added noise-canceling control feature also makes hearing your clients a breeze.

With this headset, you can roam up to 590-feet away from your desk. You can further customize settings such as language and notification preferences on your headset through the Plantronics Hub on your desktop. However, some customers mention that the process of customizing can be quite complicated.

Pros:

  • Toggle between three devices
  • DECT security certified
  • Roam up to 590 feet
  • Noise-canceling features

Cons:

  • Customizing settings can be complicated
  • Expensive
  • Slightly heavy

Best Premium

Plantronics Savi 8200 Series Wireless Dect Headset System

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Wireless headset with secure line

This versatile wireless headset comes equipped with eight different security measures to ensure your line is secure.

Best for Home Offices: Jabra Evolve 65 UC Stereo Wireless Bluetooth Headset

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This headset is made for convenience. Not only does this headset inform the members of your household that you're on a call through its built-in indicator light, but it also comes equipped with a USB power cord so you can quickly charge it through your PC. Weighing only 0.64 ounces, this headset is an excellent choice for comfort, too.

One full charge of the battery can give you up to 10 hours of uninterrupted talk time as well as 15 days of standby time. However, some customers do note that the battery life of a full charge tends to drop over time. Another great feature is that you can pair this device with up to eight different devices. This means that you can toggle between calls coming to your phone, work phone, and other devices with ease.

If you're an individual who enjoys pacing around the office while closing deals, then the Jabra Evolve 65 UC Stereo Wireless Bluetooth Headset may be just what you're looking for. This headset allows you the freedom of pacing up to 100-feet away from the device you are Bluetooth connected to. That is the length of one very long hallway.

Filtering out unwanted noise has never been easier with the Jabra Evolve 65 UC Stereo Wireless Headset. This headset provides noise cancellation features to both you and your caller, ensuring that you both have a crystal clear conversation. You won't have to worry about losing a potential lead due to static during your sales call.

Pros:

  • Lightweight
  • Indicator light informs others that you're on a call
  • Noise-canceling features for you and your caller
  • Roam up to 100 feet away from Bluetooth device

Cons:

  • Battery life drops over time

Best for Home Offices

Jabra Evolve 65 UC Stereo Wireless Bluetooth Headset

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Wireless headset for your home office

Great for a home office, this wireless headset has an indicator light that informs your household when you're on important calls.

Best Noise-Cancelling: Plantronics Voyager Focus (202652-01)

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The Plantronics Voyager Focus (202652-01) is a noise-canceling wireless headset that is excellent for any office. This headset weighs in at a light 5.4 ounces. The frame is plastic, while the earmuffs are made from a comfortable and soft faux-leather material. Some customers note that although they enjoy the many features of this headset, the manufacturing is not as durable as other headsets.

If you work in a busy and loud environment, the Plantronics Voyager Focus wireless headset may be just what you need as it comes equipped with noise-canceling features. Once you put these comfortable headphones on, it will instantly reduce all of the distracting sounds buzzing through your office. You can remain focused and productive, regardless of what is going on around you.

Perhaps, you are someone who likes to pace while you close sales or share ideas. With the Plantronics Voyager Focus wireless headset, you are free to wander up to 98-feet away from your desk. You aren't restricted to the confinements of your cubicle. This is great for encouraging you to get some extra movement throughout the day, so you're not putting unnecessary stress on your body due to a sedentary career.

These headphones have an easy-to-access mute button. Don't worry if you forget to unmute yourself as these headphones will alert you with a reminder. Included with the Plantronics Voyager Focus headset is one Lithium battery that customers have mentioned can last up to 12-14 hours on a single charge.

Pros:

  • Noise-canceling features
  • 12-14 hours of battery life
  • Roam range of up to 98 feet
  • Comfortable

Cons:

  • Not as durable as expected

Best Noise-Cancelling

Plantronics Voyager Focus (202652-01)

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Noise-canceling headset

This noise-canceling headset comes with a 12-to-14-hour battery life and a roaming range of up to 98 feet.

Best for Video Editing: Logitech G935 Wireless Gaming Headset

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If your career requires you to log into your computer for hours on end for video editing, music producing, or gaming reasons, then the Logitech G935 Wireless Gaming Headset may be the perfect choice for you. This headset is known as the most advanced gaming headset from Logitech G to date because of its outstanding performance and features.

This headset comes equipped with a 6-millimeter mic that delivers excellent sound clarity. Your listeners won't have to strain to hear what you're saying, and you won't have to over articulate your words for them to understand you. The Logitech G935 also comes prepared with large Pro-G drivers that are made from a hybrid mesh and are intended to deliver optimum depth, clarity, and detail for both high and low-frequency sounds at any volume. You will be able to immerse yourself in the sounds of your project fully.

Download the Logitech G Hub software to customize the settings of this headset completely. It is simple and easy to do. However, some customers note that the Logitech G935 headset is only compatible with the new G Hub software. This software is not backward compatible with older Logitech devices.

Enjoy the features of this headset for up to 12 uninterrupted hours with just one charge, or plug it in and enjoy it for an unlimited amount of time. You are also free to wander up to 150-feet away from your desk with the Logitech G935 Wireless Gaming Headset.

Pros:

  • Great for video editing
  • Drivers provide optimum sound and clarity
  • Enjoy up to 12 hours of battery life
  • Can also be connected through a wire
  • Roam up to 150 feet

Cons:

  • Only compatible with the new Logitech G Hub software

Best for Video Editing

Logitech G935 Wireless Gaming Headset

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Wireless headset with excellent sound quality

This wireless headset features excellent sound quality and is excellent for video editors, music producers, and gamers.

Bottom line

Finding a wireless headset that is compatible with the demands of your career or business is essential to your success. Investing in a headset that makes it easier to do your job will immensely boost productivity in your office. Perhaps you require the ability to seamlessly toggle between multiple devices to give the most to your clients, or maybe you need extreme noise-canceling features so you can properly edit videos and media for your career.

We recommend the TaoTronics Trucker Bluetooth Headset with Microphone as this headset allows you to have a crisp and clear conversation with your receiver while canceling out the busy sounds of your office. It also gives you the freedom to wander with your Bluetooth device so you can grab the files and information that you need to close your sale and seal the deal.

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Camille Sanghera is a freelance writer who loves telling stories through writing. When she is not content writing, you can find her watching movies, playing sports, or writing books.

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