Plantronics HW261N Supra Plus Wideband Binaural Headset
The Plantronics HW261N SupraPlus Binaural (or two ear) Headset offers premium audio quality and comfort for office and contact center professionals.
The HW261N is the direct replacement for the discontinued H261N.
Plantronics HW261N Supra Plus Wideband Binaural Headset Product Overview
Contact center and office professionals who rely on VoIP softphone communications will appreciate the increased clarity and comfort level of the Plantronics HW261N SupraPlus Wideband Headset.
As one of the Plantronics headset series of world-class professional headsets, Plantronics HW261N over-the-head binaural headset is optimized for wideband systems and delivers superior all-day, everyday comfort and reliability, along with industry-leading noise and echo reduction technologies. The result is cleaner, crisper call quality even in noisy environments, which translates to significantly improved communications, reduced user fatigue, and greater productivity.
Plantronics HW261N SupraPlus Wideband Features and Functions
Ultra-noise-canceling microphone with click-stop feature reduces background noise for business-level sound clarity
Over-the-head binaural design covers both ears for greater call focus
Compatible with all Plantronics amplifiers and USB-to-headset adapters
Quick Disconnect cord lets users walk away from their phones without removing headset
Q: Will this headset work with the Cisco IP 7942 phone? Does it direct connect to the phone?
A: Hi Rena,
The headset will work with that phone model, here is some more information on how to get things properly working for you.
7942 Headset port has a built-in amplifier.
The one part you may need which is required for all "corded" Plantronics Headsets
(to go from Headset Jack on 7942 to "Quick Disconnect" on Headset) is this cord;
The Plantronics A10 Direct-Connect headset cable is for call centers that use both Plantronics Polaris brand headsets and amplified headset solutions like the M12 or M22 Vista combined with any h-series headset (e.g. H251).
The A10 adapter cable allows for Plantronics standard H-Series headsets (e.g H251 SupraPlus) to be connected to direct-connect telephones (equipped with A10 compatible RJ9 (smaller version of RJ11 modular jack) port).
Flexibility and inventory reduction - agents can be issued one headset as they move between both types of phones.
Amplifier not required.
Plantronics Part Number: 66268-01
The following list of telephone manufacturers offer phones with built-in A10 compatible RJ11 headset ports. 3COM, Comdial, ESI, NEC, Nortel Networks, Toshiba, and SciTec.