Welcome to liGo’s round-up of the Top 10 Best Wireless Headsets for Skype of 2017. We have only included the best skype compatible headsets in this list so you can be sure that you’re choosing from the creme de la creme. The liGo team has tested all the headsets in this list and taken into consideration customer feedback, customer reviews, number of returns, and included a brief summary of each selection.
1. Jabra Evolve 65 MS
- Hands-free, wireless connection
- Integrated busylight
- Dual Bluetooth Connectivity
- Premium noise-cancellation
Our top-rated wireless headset for Skype in 2017 is the Jabra Evolve 65, which offers exceptional sound quality for Skype calls, premium noise-cancelling, and all-day comfort. It is available in both Stereo and Mono versions and is very easy to set-up. It can be connected to PC, Laptop or Mobile via Bluetooth (and comes with a Bluetooth USB dongle for instant plug-and-play install), and is multi-device compatible so you can have it connected to your mobile and PC at the same time and switch seamlessly from listening to your favourite music or podcast to taking calls.
2. Jabra Pro 930 MS
- Long range – up to 100 metres
- World-class sound – HD Voice & noise-cancellation
- Easy to use – Plug-and-play with 12-hour battery
The Jabra Pro 930 MS is an impressive professional wireless headset. Using DECT technology it is capable of providing up to 100 metres wireless range and offers HD sound and excellent noise-cancellation. Ideal for business use and fully optimised for use with Microsoft Skype for Business the Pro 930 MS is an excellent headset.
3. Plantronics Voyager Legend
- Smart sensor technology
- Multi-device connectivity
- Voice commands
The Plantronics Voyager legend is a stylish and discreet Bluetooth earpiece that can be paired with Smartphone for mobile calls as well as Skype. Its small size belies the audio capabilities and it comes with a whole host of additional features. Featuring Plantronics’ Smart Sensor technology, you can answer and end calls simply by putting the headset on and off. You can also take advantage of voice commands for a truly hands-free experience. For style, sound quality, and features, the Plantronics Voyager Legend is, for lack of a better word, legendary!
4. Jabra Evolve 40 MS
- Standard UC headset for VOIP softphone, mobile phone and tablet
- Busy light signals user availability
- USB adapter with 3.5mm jack
The Jabra Evolve 40 is essentially the corded version of the No.1 on our list so offers excellent value for money if your budget doesn’t quite stretch to a wireless model. Benefits from same plug-and-play installation, premium noise-cancellation and great sound quality on Skype calls; the Evolve 40 MS is a brilliant headset.
5. Jabra Evolve 75 MS
- Superior Active Noise Cancellation
- Designed for calls & music
- World class speakers & HD Voice
- Dual Bluetooth connectivity
This is the latest wireless headset in Jabra’s Evolve range of professional headsets. It may come with a hefty price tag but you are paying for quality. With the best noise cancelling we have ever experienced (read our review here) the Jabra Evolve 75 sets the bar for professional sound. If you have the budget then this is an impressive wireless headset for Skype that won’t disappoint.
6. Plantronics .Audio 655
- Wideband acoustic echo cancellation
- Adjustable for all-day comfort
A low cost solution the Plantronics .Audio 655 is a USB headset that offers reliability and value for money for Skype users. Easy to set-up with plug-and-play install, and one-touch volume controls on the earpiece. The noise-cancelling microphone may not rival that of more expensive models in our Top 10 but with wideband acoustic echo cancellation your Skype calls will sound clear enough. For under £30 this is the best headset for Skype!
7. Jabra Pro 9450 Duo
- One headset for all phones
- Outstanding sound quality
- True wireless freedom
- Our most secure DECT wireless headset
The Jabra Pro 9450 is a top of the range wireless headset, which has been designed to work with desk phone, smartphone and softphone so you can take every call on the same headset. For an occasional Skype user the Jabra Pro 9450 would be overkill but in a professional business environment this is an industry standard setting wireless headset that delivers top sound quality, excellent range & battery life, and luxurious comfort.
8. Jabra Evolve 80 MS
- Superior active noise-cancellation
- Integrated busylight
- World-class speakers
The best professional corded headset on the market – you get what you pay for with the Jabra Evolve 80 MS. Optimised for use with Microsoft Skype for Business and compatible with PC or Smartphone via USB and 3.5mm jack it features Jabra’s pioneering Active Noise Cancellation and powerful speakers. If you work in a noisy environment and need a headset for Skype that will eliminate all distractions then you can’t get better than the Evolve 80!
9. Sennheiser MB Pro 1
- Sennheiser Voice Clarity
- Long battery life – Up to 15 hours call time
- Multi-device connectivity
Sennheiser is synonymous with audio quality and the MB Pro 1 is an exceptional Bluetooth headset for Skype. The headset includes a noise dependent volume control (NDVC) feature, which automatically adjusts the speaker volume according to the surrounding environment. And with Sennheiser HD sound the MB Pro 1 will deliver crystal-clear sound and a better call listening experience for all your Skype calls. And with up to 15 hours talk time on a single charge, it is perhaps the best wireless headset on our list for battery life.
10. Jabra Speak 510 MS
- Set-up in seconds
- Portable design
- 360 degree omni-directional microphone that picks up sounds from any angle
- Up to 15 hours of talk-time on a single charge
Yes we know this isn’t a headset but the Jabra Speak 510 MS was too good not to include. This compact portable speakerphone is a truly innovative product from Jabra and is ideal for Skype calls (especially if there’s more than one person). Designed to offer a simple and cost-effective way for businesses to conduct conference calls, the Speak 510 is perfect for Skype and works brilliantly as a Bluetooth speaker for music.
The draw of Jabra’s Pro 930 and Evolve 75 is strong in terms of design and build, and for sheer value for money the Plantronics . But our top choice has to be the Jabra Evolve 65 MS, which strikes the perfect balance.