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Plantronics H161

alaTest has collected and analyzed 84 reviews of Plantronics H161. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the portability and comfort. The price and sound are also mentioned favorably, but there are some critical comments about the design.

usability, sound, price, comfort, portability

design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Plantronics H161 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Plantronics H161

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 user reviews of Plantronics H161 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the microphone and noise isolation. The usability and portability also get good feedback, but there are some mixed reviews about the sound. Some have doubts about the design and durability.

comfort, portability, usability, noise isolation, microphone

price, durability, design

91% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Plantronics In The Ear 2.5mmPlantronics QD - 2.5mm Cable (18" Cable)Plantronics MX250BLACK 2.5mm Plug EarBud Headset

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Plantronics H161

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 51 user reviews of Plantronics H161 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the portability and price. The comfort and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas some have doubts about the size.

sound, usability, comfort, price, portability

size

86% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Plantronics Verizon Wired Boom 2.5mm Headset MX250MCAEACDelco 25926346 GM Original Equipment Rear Side Door Radio SpeakerACDelco 25926188 GM Original Equipment Front Door Radio Speaker

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: WESLEY (tigerdirect.com)

Excellent phone

 

I just purchased this phone to replace an older Panasonic cordless phone. It was really hard to track down a phone with a headset jack, but this one had what I needed. Call quality is far superior to my previous phone. My old phone had a background...

Jun, 2011

Consumer review by: HARDROCK (tigerdirect.com)

Little hard to hear

 

Maybe its my connection or I am a little deaf.lol.But I have dificulty hearing the other end at times. Then again I am using a slow internet connection with voip. The only other feature I have found so far that I o not like is the phonebook. You press...

Nov, 2010

Consumer review by: TARASDAD (tigerdirect.com)

Great Value for the Price

 

This phone was just what I needed. I wanted Dect technology, but only needed one handset. I appreciate the speakerphone built into the handset, and it works great.

Oct, 2010

Consumer review by: Bill (rakuten.com)

Bill

 

This is a repeat purchase of this kind of headset. My wife and I like them very much for their clarity and comfort. The foam pads need replacing over time, but that is to be expected. All faults have been with the users so far, in the form of breakage.

Consumer review by: Alex, Liverpool (reevoo.com)

Plantronics 2.5mm Adapter

 

Does what it should

Only the price, but I couldn't find a cheaper option

Oct, 2009

Product Specifications

The new DuoPro headset utilizes a convertible design that sets new standards in comfort, durability and sound quality. The new headset addresses the demanding environments of 21st century call centers and busy offices, providing a versatile, stylish solution. The DuoPro is the most versatile and comfortable headset ever made. The stylish headset is so comfortable you might forget it's there. Innovatively designed to convert between over-the-head and over-the-ear wearing styles, the headset incorporates an industry-first headband design that has been ergonomically engineered to distribute weight evenly across the head. The unique design eliminates direct pressure on the ear, increasing all-day wearing comfort. This stylish and discreet headset features advanced speaker technology for natural sounding conversations. It features a noise-canceling microphone to filter out background sounds, so your conversations are always crisp and clear. Durability has been designed into DuoPro, with metal-reinforced pivot points to withstand the demands of all-day, everyday use. The Plantronics DuoPro has style, comfort, durability and top sound quality - so you can do more of whatever you want to do. The most versatile headset ever! The stylish, innovative Plantronics DuoPro offers best-in-class sound quality. The H161N features an over-the-head wearing style, with advanced speaker technology for natural sounding conversations. New ergonomic innovations offer unsurpassed comfort, and the unique anti-twist boom ensures perfect microphone placement.

Audio Input

Microphone Form Factor:Built-in
Microphone Operation Mode:Mono
Microphone Technology:Electret condenser
Type:Microphone

Audio Output

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Headphones Form Factor:Semi-open
Headphones Type:Monaural
Product Type:Headphone
Sound Output Mode:Mono

Audio System

Recommended Use:Corded phone
Type:Headset

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:2.3in
Height:7in
Weight:1.2oz/1.3oz/1.4oz
Width:8.1in

Header

Localization:English
Manufacturer:Plantronics
Model:H161/H161N/P161/P161N with Noise-Canceling
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Plantronics DuoPro/Plantronics DuoPro Polaris

Remote Control

Type: None

Service & Support

Type:2 years warranty