Plantronics Voyager 3240 Review | Premium Headset On-The-Go
This Plantronics’ earphone-style headset of mainly for businessman, contractors and a person on the road for long sessions. Is lightweight and highly portable. The package includes 2 additional size eartips with loop, usb cable and and a clip-on plastic earloop. There are buttons to control power, volume and media/call controls. Best part you can use either on the left or right side of the ear.
While it uses Bluetooth 4.1 for connectivity, you can pair to multiple device easily via the NFC function. Other features includes:
- Enhance call clarity which uses 3 microphones to help make your voice sound clearer and lower background noise.
- Smart sensors, knows if the headset is on or away from your ears. Work for music or answering calls, put up to your ear and you can start hearing the audio. You can use Siri, Cortana and Google Now as well.
While you can plug the usb cable to charge the headset directly, you can use the open-style carrying case to charge both it and the headset. For the battery life, the headset alone gives you 7 hours 20 minutes on the iphone after maximum the volume on headset then set it to 4th volume on the iPhone 6. The carrying case gives you an additional 9 hours and 35 minutes, in total 16 hours and 55 minutes.
The rated range is 30 meter or 98 feet line of sight, from our test is stable up to 25 meter and depends on your smartphone.
Breakdown (website only)
The headset alone: 7 hours 20 min
The case 1st charge: 7 hr 15 min
The case 2nd charge: 2 hr 20 min
- Listen/talk time Up to 6 hours plus up to 10 extra hours with charging case (available in select bundles); up to 7 days standby time
- Range Up to 98 feet (30 meters) with Class 1 Bluetooth enabled device
- Audio performance Triple-mic DSP noise-cancelling technology, mobile wideband compatibility up to 6,800 Hz; echo cancellation, proprietary DSP, A2DP, mobile wideband compatibility (HD Voice enabled)
- Hearing protection SoundGuard®: Sound leveling for listening comfort and acoustic limiting for protection against sounds above 118 dBA
- Headset controls Call answer/ignore/end/redial, mute, volume +/-, smartphone VPA access, power on/off
- Weight 9 g/0.019 lbs
- Wireless frequency Bluetooth v4.1
- Smart sensors Answer calls by simply putting on the headset. Automatically transfer calls between mobile phone and headset based on wearing state (enabled using Plantronics Hub mobile app)
- Multipoint technology Stay connected to two phones and answer calls from either one
- Streams audio Stream music, driving directions, podcasts, and more with Bluetooth Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP)
- Voice alerts Enhanced voice alerts announce talk-time, mute, connection status, and more
- Firmware Update firmware and change language settings using Plantronics Hub for iOS/Android
- Operating + storage temp 0°C – 40°C (32°F – 104°F)
- Accessories Charge case sold as an optional accessory
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- Vocals are great, every pronunciation and diction is crystal clear.
- Each singer in the song can be identified easily.
- Vocal beatboxing, humming and echoing is awesome.
In summary this earphone is great at the mid range where vocals are concern.
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