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Several Jabra Bluetooth headsets and a Bluetooth speakerphone are scheduled to hit store shelves this summer.
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Jasco's latest GE-brand offering is a Bluetooth headset that rests on a user's shoulders.
GE Bluetooth Neckphones (model 86708) are designed to be worn loosely around the neck, offering “concealment, comfort and convenience,” according to the company. The product is being marketed as an alternative to heavier head- and ear-supported headset models. The Neckphones support Bluetooth headset and handset profile ranges and include one-touch power and volume buttons.
Targus has begun shipping its new Bluetooth Laser notebook mouse.
Designed to work with Bluetooth-enabled PC or Mac notebooks, the mouse (AMB03US) is does not require a receiver and its batteries recharge while in use, providing continuous operation.
Belkin is shipping a lighter, more stylish Bluetooth headset including a Bluetooth audio adapter. Called model F8T061, the unit eliminates the messy tangle of headset wires connected to a cellphone, with its hands-free wireless communication.
Even if a consumer's cellphone is not Bluetooth-enabled, Belkin offers a headset version that includes a Bluetooth audio adapter that adds Bluetooth capabilities to a phone.
Plantronics used International CES to introduce the new Discovery 665 Bluetooth headset with AudioIQ, which is billed as the industry's first digital signal processing (DSP) sound technology to automatically optimize audio levels on both sides of every call — significantly increasing clarity for mobile phone callers, as well as for the listener on the other end of conversations.
Jabra is ready to ship its model BT620s Bluetooth stereo headset and model A320s Bluetooth stereo USB adapter.
The headset is the first Jabra Bluetooth hi-fi stereo headset that lets consumers switch instantly between enjoying music and talking on the phone. Suggested retail is $129.99.
Jabra's A320s USB Bluetooth stereo adapter enables users to stream music, transfer data or talk wirelessly. Suggested retail is $34.99.
Laptop cases and bags supplier Mobile Edge continues to branch out into other segments of the accessories category, using International CES to debut a line of Bluetooth phone accessories.
The Mobile Edge Bluetooth hands-free car speaker kit (model MEABV1) is a wireless speaker phone designed for easy shuttling between car, home and office.