Plantronics Rig 500E
Plantronics Rig 500E
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Plantronics Rig 500E: 24 facts and highlights

1. has sound isolation / passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Plantronics Rig 500E
52% have it

2. has a mute function

The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
Plantronics Rig 500E
78% have it

3. has a removable microphone

The microphone can be attached or detached if necessary.
Plantronics Rig 500E
37% have it

4. highest frequency mic

The highest frequencies that the mic can pick up well. Better for recording treble.

5. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

6. mic sensitivity

It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.

7. supports Dolby Digital

If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.
Plantronics Rig 500E
18% have it

8. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Plantronics Rig 500E
59% have it

9. sound pressure level

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

10. lowest frequency mic

The lowest frequencies that the mic can pick up well. Better for recording bass. If a microphone is going to be used for speech, a voice microphone, it must have great gain for bass, since human voice is in the low frequencies.

11. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

12. impedance

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.

13. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Plantronics Rig 500E
86% have it

14. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

15. has an over-the-ear form

Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
Plantronics Rig 500E
88% have it

16. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Plantronics Rig 500E
75% have it

17. has an open-back design

The device is designed in a way that allows sound to go out through the back of the ear cups, which usually have vents or perforations. This design provides very natural and accurate sound.
Plantronics Rig 500E
5% have it

18. weight

19. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Plantronics Rig 500E
62% have it

20. can be used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
Plantronics Rig 500E
99% have it

21. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

22. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

23. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Plantronics Rig 500E
58% have it

24. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Plantronics Rig 500E
15% have it

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