The new Plantronics speakerphones claim to provide intelligent streamline audio communication across PC-based phones, mobile phones, and even home landlines. The hands-free Calisto 800 is designed for office professionals and is optimized for Microsoft Office Communicator and Lync.
The Plantronics Calisto 800 series claim to be the first speakerphones in its unified communications product portfolio that combine multi-device hands-free connectivity with intuitive visual call management. Optimized for use with Microsoft Office Communicator and Lync. They are designed for private and home office professionals who need multiple communication devices to collaborate effectively.
The Calisto 800 series can provide premium sound and unparalleled audio quality thanks to full duplex wideband audio and advanced noise cancellation. It also offers a range of hands-free options including wireless connectivity with Bluetooth headsets or corded connectivity with 3.5mm headsets/headphones when privacy is desired. The Calisto 800 series includes the Calisto 825, which manages calls between a PC and a mobile phone and features a unique wireless microphone, PA50, that provides unparalleled speakerphone audio quality and freedom of movement.
The Calisto 825 simplifies PC and mobile phone call management through its intuitive visual display and touch sensitive dial pad. Device setup is quick and easy – in less than five minutes, users are up and running and able to switch between mobile and PC calls, dial, and mute across devices at the touch of a button. In addition to the Calisto 825, the portfolio includes the Calisto 835 which can connect to mobile phones, softphones, analog landlines and includes a wireless microphone, PA50.
Pricing and Availability
The Calisto 825 is a two-way speakerphone for the PC and mobile phone. It includes the PA50 wireless lapel microphone, and charging base. It is retailing at S$429, inclusive of GST.
The Calisto 835 is a three-way speakerphone for PC, mobile phone and analog landlines. It includes the PA50 wireless lapel microphone, and charging base and is priced at S$529, inclusive of GST.
The Calisto 800 Series is available at accessories@Newstead, Challenger at Funan and Evergreen stationery store at Parkway and Excentrique Products & Marketing Services (email: [email protected] or tel: 6513 3306).