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TOP 10 BEST OFFICE HEADSETS OF 2020

Using telephone headsets to make calls offers considerable benefits for your business. However, when faced with a multitude of different headset options, it is not always easy to know how to make the right choice for you. Should you opt for wired or wireless? Mono or duo?

Onedirect is here to help! Here is our ranking of the best office headsets of 2020.

 

      DESK PHONE       

 

Plantronics CS540

 

1. Plantronics CS540

Let's start the list with an undisputed classic: the Plantronics CS540 Mono, which is the most popular wireless headset amongst office workers. It connects to your landline and offers great comfort for daily use as it has 2 wearing styles: it can be worn with a headband or an ear loop, which makes it extra lightweight. This model offers you great mobility whilst working as it allows you to make calls from up to 120m away from your telephone extension. To keep your communications secure, your calls are encrypted and kept confidential using DECT Security technology.

 

Why you'll love it:

  • Featherweight: only 25g with ear loop
  • 2 wearing styles: adaptable depending on user preferences
  • DECT Security technology: encrypted communications
Poly - Plantronics
Desk phone
Connectivity: RJ
Noise-cancelling microphone
Reduces background noise
Talk time
Talk time:
13 hours
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£104.99 ex. VAT

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      PC & MOBILE       

 

Plantronics Blackwire 5220 USB

2. Plantronics Blackwire 5220 USB

Are you looking for a wired headset that connects easily to all of your different devices? The Plantronics Blackwire 5220 USB is perfect for you. Delivering consistent high performance, this neatly designed headset can be taken with you everywhere you go, whether you are working in the office, working from home or travelling. It is designed for intensive daily use and offers crystal-clear sound, whether you are taking calls, listening to music or leading video conferences.

 

Why you'll love it:

  • Perfect for working from home or travelling: simply plug it in and it’s ready to use!
  • Exceptional sound for calls and multimedia content
  • Unified communications: compatible with all softphones

 

Other versionMono version also available.

Poly - Plantronics
3.5mm jack & USB
Connectivity: 3.5mm jack & USB
Noise-cancelling microphone
Reduces background noise
Softphones
Compatible with all softphones
IN STOCK

£67.99 ex. VAT

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Yealink YHS33

3. Yealink YHS33

In third place is the Yealink YHS33, an entry-level wired headset, designed for users who want a reliable model at a very low price. Thanks to its universal QD cable, it can connect to all different types of devices, provided that you use an additional cable. It weighs only 50g and provides optimal comfort, even during long working days: you may even forget you are wearing it! As it has only one earpiece, you will be able to stay plugged into your surroundings even when you are taking calls.

 

Why you'll love it:

  • Affordable price
  • Featherweight: only 50g
  • 1 earpiece: stay plugged into your surroundings

 

Other versionUSB version also available.

Yealink
 
3.5mm jack & USB
Connectivity: QD
Noise-cancelling microphone
Reduces background noise
 
59 UNITS IN STOCK

£38.99 ex. VAT

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      PC & MOBILE       

 

Jabra Evolve2 40

4. Jabra Evolve2 40

The Jabra Evolve2 40 is perfectly adapted for all new working requirements, particularly in terms of mobility and working from home. This wired USB-C headset for unified communications boasts an ultra-modern design and it can connect to your PC/MAC or mobile in the blink of an eye, so you can use it immediately wherever you are! Even if your working environment is noisy, e.g. call centres, airport departure hall, cafés etc., you can still enjoy the best possible sound experience thanks to its advanced noise-cancelling microphone, its anti-blast system and its large sound-insulating ear cushions.

 

Why you'll love it:

  • Perfect for working from home or travelling: simply plug it in and it’s ready to use!
  • Busy light: let colleagues know when you are taking a call
  • Unified communications: optimised for Microsoft Skype for Business

 

Other versionMono and USB also available.

GN Jabra

USB
Connectivity: USB-C
Noise-cancelling microphone
Reduces background noise
Optimised Skype
Optimised for Skype for Business
65 UNITS IN STOCK

£78.99 ex. VAT

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    CORDLESS PHONE     

 

Plantronics C565

 

5. Plantronics C565

Do you use a cordless phone to make calls? If so, the Plantronics C565 is the headset for you. As it is wireless, it connects to your device using DECT technology and it can be set up in under 3 minutes. It is ultra-lightweight and it can be worn as a headband or as an ear loop, which provides optimal comfort for intensive use. It is also equipped with a single earpiece, allowing you to stay plugged into your surroundings. On the other hand, if your working environment is very noisy, such as a call centre, we would recommend a duo model instead.

 

Why you'll love it:

  • Compatible with all DECT GAP phones
  • 2 wearing styles: adaptable depending on user preferences
  • Can be set up in less than 3 minutes
Poly - Plantronics
DECT
Connectivity: DECT
Noise-cancelling microphone
Reduces background noise
Talk time
Talk time:
7 hours
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£52.99 ex. VAT

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      PC & MOBILE       

 

Jabra Evolve 65 MS

6. Jabra Evolve 65 MS

The Jabra Evolve 65 MS is a Bluetooth headset with an ultra-modern design, which can easily be connected to a smartphone, a tablet or a PC/Mac (via the included USB dongle). To simplify managing your calls, it allows you to connect 2 devices simultaneously – your computer and your mobile, for example – so that you can alternate between incoming calls from one or the other. The headset is equipped with an On / Off button, so you can turn it off when you don't need it, to save battery life.

 

Why you'll love it:

  • Bluetooth: 30m range
  • Multipoint: manage multiple devices at once
  • Unified communications: optimised for Microsoft Skype for Business

 

Other versionMono version also available.

GN Jabra

Bluetooth
Connectivity: Bluetooth & USB dongle
Noise-cancelling microphone
Reduces background noise
Talk time
Talk time:
10 hours

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      PC & MOBILE       

 

Plantronics Voyager 5200 UC

7. Plantronics Voyager 5200 UC

Coming in at seventh place in our top 10 of 2020, the Plantronics Voyager 5200 UC is slightly different to the other headsets in the list as it is a Bluetooth headset. It is extremely light and discreet (it only weighs 20g!) and it will allow you to be contactable even when you are out of the office: its 4 noise-cancelling microphones dynamically filters out ambient noise and its WindSmart technology eliminates wind noise. Take calls with ease, either by putting on the headset or by using voice commands. You can also connect multiple devices to the headset at one time, and alternate between one and the other when taking calls.

 

Why you'll love it:

  • 4 noise-cancelling microphones and reduces wind noise (WindSmart)
  • Take calls using voice commands
  • Multipoint: manage multiple devices at once

 

Other versionUSB version also available.

Poly - Plantronics
Bluetooth
Connectivity: Bluetooth & USB dongle
Noise-cancelling microphone
Reduces background noise
Talk time
Talk time:
6 hours

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       PC & MOBILE       

 

Sennheiser SC160 USB

8. Sennheiser SC160 USB

The Sennheiser SC160 USB is a wired headset designed for use wherever you are, whether you are in the office, travelling or working from home. It is easy to store and transport, thanks to its foldable headphones, and it enables you to make calls with ease: this model does not require any prior installation, you simply need to connect it to your computer or mobile via USB-C and it is ready to use. Its foldable microphone boom can be folded away discreetly when not in use, giving the headset a more streamlined appearance.

 

Why you'll love it:

  • Perfect for working from home or travelling: simply plug it in and it’s ready to use!
  • Excellent value for money
  • Unified communications: compatible with all softphones

 

Other versionMono and USB-C version also available.

Sennheiser EPOS

USB
Connectivity: USB
Noise-cancelling microphone
Reduces background noise
Softphones
Compatible with all softphones

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      DESK PHONE       

 

Jabra PRO 920

9. Jabra PRO 920

The Jabra Pro 920 is one of the most popular headsets for desktop users around the world. It is ultra-lightweight (only 29g!) and it is designed for all types of use, including intensive daily use. When connected to a landline, the Jabra Pro 920 offers you great freedom of movement, thanks to its 120m range and 8-hour battery life. However, it is important to note that this model is better suited for use in quiet environments as it only has one earpiece.

 

Why you'll love it:

  • Featherweight: only 29g
  • 2 wearing styles: adaptable depending on user preferences
  • Recharge: 50% battery in under 1-hour charging time

 

Other versionDuo and USB also available.

GN Jabra

Desk phone
Connectivity: RJ
Noise-cancelling microphone
Reduces background noise
Talk time
Talk time:
8 hours
14 UNITS IN STOCK

£104.99 ex. VAT

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Jabra BIZ 2300

10. Jabra BIZ 2300

The final headset on the list is the Jabra BIZ 2300, a wired headset adapted for office workers who need a headset that can withstand intensive use (such as call centre workers). This headset is designed to last; it is equipped with a reinforced Kevlar cord and an unbreakable boom-arm, which can rotate 360°. This headset will offer you great comfort throughout the day thanks to being lightweight and having a padded headband. It is also supplied with a universal QD cord, so you will only need to add an additional cable to connect it to the communication device of your choice.

 

Why you'll love it:

  • For intensive use: ultra-robust, designed to last
  • Comfort: 20% lighter than a standard headset
  • Simply plug it in and it’s ready to use!

 

Other versionUSB version also available.

GN Jabra

 
3.5mm jack & USB
Connectivity: QD
Noise-cancelling microphone
Reduces background noise
 
IN STOCK

£85.99 ex. VAT

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