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IOGEAR GBE211

alaTest has collected and analyzed 33 reviews from magazines and websites. Views about the usability and comfort are on the whole positive. The portability and value for money are also appreciated, but many are less positive about the microphone and size.

sound, value for money, portability, comfort, usability

size, microphone

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headsets the IOGEAR GBE211 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 64/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 33 reviews)

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Amazon.com review summary for IOGEAR GBE211

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of IOGEAR GBE211 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 1.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Headsets on Amazon.com.

sound, value for money, usability, design

portability

14% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Bluetooth 2.1 Wireless Headset Class 2

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IOGEAR Bluetooth Wireless Headset GBE211 Review and Prices

 

This lightweight headset offers good call clarity and a few handy options. A particularly useful feature of this headset is its compatibility with most Bluetooth cell phones as well as your computer (and such programs as MSN or Yahoo Messenger). The...

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IOGEAR GBE211 Headset with Bluetooth wireless technology

 

Pros: It was easy to get working and connected to my phone.Cons: Reception starts to get bad easily. You almost have to have the phone in plain view of the headset or really close for the signal to be of good quality.More importantly, it frequently...

Good price

Easy to get disconnect.

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IOGEAR GBE211 Headset with Bluetooth wireless technology

 

Got this for only $5 after rebates and Google checkout. So for the price, i would rate this 4.5 stars. Was able to use with Skype and MSN messenger with my laptop's bluetooth adapter. Compatible with my Nokia camera-phone. Yes,earclip needs improvement.

Price and compatibility.

Earclip needs improvement.

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IOGEAR GBE211 Headset with Bluetooth wireless technology

 

It fit my ear fairly well and had pretty good range. My real problem with it is that the redial is a simple button push -- not double-click or whatever. So I kept accidentally redialing. It was so annoying that i finally got rid of this.

sounds goodvery light

redial is too easy

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IOGEAR GBE211 Headset with Bluetooth wireless technology

 

i have used over 4 different bluetooth headsets with my Razr V3, and i can say unequivocally this headset is definitely NOT worth the price. PROS --fits well and is comfortable for long wear CONS --staticy even when only 2-3 feet away --when it is on...

GOOD PRICE

NOT GOOD PERFORMACE

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IOGEAR GBE211 Headset with Bluetooth wireless technology

 

Person on other end of call (not using headset) hears own voice echoing back (at least when paired with Moto E815). Tech support responded quickly, suggesting I lower the volume on the handset. Unfortunately, lowering the volume on the handset also...

Inexpensive, lightweight, good sound quality, pairs easily

Annoying echo, volume/isolation

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IOGEAR GBE211 Headset with Bluetooth wireless technology

 

This is my first bluetooth headset and I enjoy using it. It has good sound quality, is light weight and easy to pair with any device. I love using it while on my long 35 minutes drive to work everyday. It is a must have.

Good sound qaulity with no echos.

A little big in size.

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IOGEAR GBE211 Headset with Bluetooth wireless technology

 

Decent sound quality, lightweight, easy to pair - what else do u need from Bluetooth-headset (especially considering low price). I own one and I'm gonna buy another one when it goes on sale. The only minor weakness is not very comfortable...

Sound quality, price

non-adjustable ear-clip

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IOGEAR GBE211 Headset with Bluetooth wireless technology

 

This is the first time I have bought a BlueTooth Headset. It was very easy to pair with my Razr and works perfectly with my VAIO (With Bluetooth) Also it had no issues in connecting to a Bluetooth Dongle! It fits great, good sound quality, and the...

Small, Comfortable fit, easily pairable

Looks, not a very trendy look

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IOGEAR GBE211 Headset with Bluetooth wireless technology

 

I use this headset for both my PC and phone. It works great and good sound quality. Even to use it for skype talk, the voice is better than what I expected. Good headset.

Good sound quality, light. Easy to use.

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Product Specifications

Enjoy true hands-free freedom with IOGEAR's Headset with Bluetooth wireless technology. This ultra-lightweight headset enables you to wirelessly place and receive calls on your Bluetooth cell phone, ending messy and potentially dangerous wire tangles. IOGEAR's Headset with Bluetooth wireless technology clearly transmits all your phone calls wirelessly to your phone via Bluetooth radio technology. Its stylish and compact design makes it very easy and comfortable to wear. Among its many features are a built-in rechargeable battery for long battery life, easy-to-reach volume control, and ear hook for secure wearing. The GBE211 follows the Bluetooth 1.2 specification and supports the headset and hands-free profile.

Audio Input

Microphone Form Factor:Built-in
Type:Microphone

Audio Output

Connectivity Technology:Wireless
Headphones Form Factor:Over-the-ear
Headphones Type:Monaural
Product Type:Headphone
Sound Output Mode:Mono
Wireless Technology:Bluetooth

Audio System

Recommended Use:Cellular phone
Type:Headset

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:2.5in
Height:0.7in
Weight:0.6oz
Width:0.8in

Header

Manufacturer:IOGEAR / ATEN Technology
Model:GBE211
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:IOGEAR Bluetooth Wireless Headset

Remote Control

Type: None

Service & Support

Type:3 years warranty
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