Okay so you invest in a Top quality IP Phone like the Polycom VVX 601 and then decide what type of USB headset Should I buy?
Well as you may or may not know, Polycom vvx series in most models, can accept 4 , yes 4 different types of headset.
- Wired USB headsets
- Standard square plug type wired headsets
- Wireless DECT headsets
- and Bluetooth headsets
So as you can see, Polycom have provided multiple ways of connecting a headset to your VVX 601 IP Phone.
But we want to talk about USB headsets and more importantly:
How do you choose the best USB headset and what, if any, are the pros and cons, of using a USB wired headset?
The most important thing to consider when choosing a suitable USB wired headset for your Polycom VVX 601 is quality and as you probably are aware quality comes at a price or does it ?
The new SC range from Sennheiser have developed a really high quality and well built series of USB wired headsets with the added advantage of they won’t break the bank and compared with alternative wired headsets which have a standard square type of plug on , you could argue they offer better value for money.
Sennheiser are renowned for their quality when it comes to sound, build and noise cancelling. they seem to have packed all 3 into the new SC range.
There aren’t many cons where USB of this quality is concerned and there are far more pros, the main ones we have already covered above, The other main advantage of using a USB headset for your Polycom vvx 601 IP Phone is that they are all “plug and play” technology which basically means you plug them in, Sennheiser automatically downloads the drivers onto your device (PC, Computer, laptop etc..) and away you go!
Headsets4business have a dedicated page showing all types of compatible wired and wireless headsets for the VVX 601 IP Phone Which includes USB headsets