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Plantronics RIG 500HS Camo

Plantronics RIG 500HS Camo
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Plantronics RIG 500HS Camo review: specs and price

Plantronics RIG 500HS Camo
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Plantronics RIG 500HS Camo

Why is Plantronics RIG 500HS Camo better than the average?

  • Weight
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    200gvs298.28g
  • Warranty period
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    2vs1.35
  • Number of microphones
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    2vs1.13

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Plantronics RIG 500HS Camo
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Plantronics RIG 500HS Camo
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.
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

200g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.cable length

1.3m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
6.has an L-shaped plug
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An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
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The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.highest frequency

20000Hz

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

20Hz

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

32 Ohms

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.
5.driver unit size

40mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
6.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

Microphone

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
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These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.highest mic frequency

10000Hz

The highest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording treble.
3.mic sensitivity

-45dBV/Pa

It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.
4.lowest mic frequency

100Hz

The lowest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording bass.
5.number of microphones

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
6.has a removable microphone
Plantronics RIG 500HS Camo
The microphone can be attached or detached if necessary.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Plantronics RIG 500HS Camo
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
2.compatible with PlayStation
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The headset can be used for playing games on PlayStation video game consoles.

Features

1.has a mute function
Plantronics RIG 500HS Camo
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
2.can be used as a headset
Plantronics RIG 500HS Camo
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
3.warranty period

2

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
4.Has an in-line control panel
Plantronics RIG 500HS Camo
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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