Top 10 - Best Corded Headsets of 2017

Headsets are exceptionally useful, especially in office environments. Whether you need a corded one for your work, or for home when you need to Skype call friends and family, this top 10 list of the best corded headsets is designed to help you make the perfect choice for you.

Plantronics, Jabra, and Sennheiser all offer excellent corded headsets. Below we have rated the best ones, along with their top features and why you should buy them:

  • 1. Plantronics HW251
    Product Features
    • Lightweight, stylish and modern design
    • Wideband audio
    • Designed for all-day comfort
    Average Customer Review 4.6/5
    Editors Rating 86/100
    What We Think
    Ideal for use in office and call centre environments, the Plantronics SupraPlus HW251 benefits from integrated Wideband Audio for clearer conversations. The headset also boasts a noise-cancelling microphone for clearer conversations making this a top choice for those who want a top quality wired headset for their deskphone. And if you need to use this headset with something other than a deskphone? Pair this headset with the appropriate adaptor and you can get plugged in to your softphone or your cordless handset.
    Product Features
    • Lightweight, stylish and modern design
    • Wideband audio
    • Designed for all-day comfort
    RRP: £78.99
    £59.99
    24% Off - Save a total of £19.00
    Average Customer Review 4.6/5
    Editors Rating 86/100
  • 2. Jabra BIZ 1900
    Product Features
    • Noise canceling microphone
    • Lightweight, comfortable design
    • Professional quality sound
    Average Customer Review 4.6/5
    Editors Rating 93/100
    What We Think
    The Jabra BIZ 1900 offers ultra-comfortable, lightweight design for a budget price. With its noise-cancelling microphone and professional quality sound, the Jabra BIZ 1900 is a great monaural office headset. It comes equipped with a QD plug for convenient removal of the headset from your desk phone, a fully adjustable boom, and Peakstop acoustic shock technology to protect your hearing from sudden noise or volume spikes. You can't go wrong with the Jabra BIZ 1900 office headset, as it's dependable and comfortable, yet economical, while offering similar features to the higher-priced headsets out there. Outstanding value for money is definitely delivered with the Jabra BIZ 1900.
    Product Features
    • Noise canceling microphone
    • Lightweight, comfortable design
    • Professional quality sound
    RRP: £64.99
    £33.99
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    Average Customer Review 4.6/5
    Editors Rating 93/100
  • 3. Sennheiser CC 510 Monaural Headset
    Product Features
    • Ultra Noise Cancelling microphone
    • 300° adjustable microphone boom
    • Safeguards against acoustic shock and hearing impairment with prolonged use
    Average Customer Review 4.6/5
    Editors Rating 91/100
    What We Think
    This practical monaural, corded headset was specifically designed with call centre employees in mind. The Sennheiser CC 510 boasts an ultra noise-cancelling microphone, and includes safeguards against acoustic shock and hearing impairment. Thanks to its many integrated features, this excellent corded headset reduces background noise for clearer conversations. The flexible microphone makes for relaxed usage, even in the most stressful environment. Lightweight, flexible, and with the comfort of office employees in mind, the Sennheiser CC 510 is an excellent headset choice, especially if you're wary of wearing one all day and want to protect your hearing.
    Product Features
    • Ultra Noise Cancelling microphone
    • 300° adjustable microphone boom
    • Safeguards against acoustic shock and hearing impairment with prolonged use
    RRP: £139.99
    £89.99
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    Average Customer Review 4.6/5
    Editors Rating 91/100
  • 5. Plantronics HW261N
    Product Features
    • Proven robustness at millions of agent workstations
    • Ultra noise-cancelling, screen out background noise, reducing distraction
    • Single and dual earpiece options meet varying needs and preferences
    Average Customer Review 4.5/5
    Editors Rating 88/100
    What We Think
    This economical binaural headset is an excellent choice if you're looking for corded headphones that are robust, and offer high-quality noise-cancelling features, the Plantronics HW261N is ideal for you. The headset is fully compatible with both standard-band and wideband telephony systems, and comes ready to use in VoIP environments, or whenever you require perfect speech clarity. The Plantronics HW261N works exceptionally well in noisy environments, and is ultra comfortable thanks to its adjustable binaural design. The headset is an inexpensive choice with lots of quality features, making it a popular choice on this top 10 list.
    Product Features
    • Proven robustness at millions of agent workstations
    • Ultra noise-cancelling, screen out background noise, reducing distraction
    • Single and dual earpiece options meet varying needs and preferences
    RRP: £127.99
    £99.99
    22% Off - Save a total of £28.00
    Average Customer Review 4.5/5
    Editors Rating 88/100
  • 6. Jabra Evolve 40 MS Stereo Headset
    Product Features
    • HD sound & passive-noise cancellation
    • Jabra Intelligent Call Transfer
    • 3.5 mm jack for better connectivity
    Average Customer Review 4.8/5
    Editors Rating 93/100
    What We Think
    The little brother to the Evolve 65 this USB headset doesn’t pack any less of a punch. Ideal for mobile workers and hot-desking the Jabra EVOLVE 40 requires no installation and will work straight out the box by plugging it in. And with Jabra’s Intelligent Call Transfer you can seamlessly transfer your Skype for Business calls to your smartphone by disconnecting your headset from the USB in-line call controller and plugging the 3.5mm jack into your mobile (MS version only). The headset also features an automatic “busy light” that signals to your co-workers/better half when you’re in the middle of a call and with a manual switch you can make sure everyone knows you have not had your morning coffee yet!
    Product Features
    • HD sound & passive-noise cancellation
    • Jabra Intelligent Call Transfer
    • 3.5 mm jack for better connectivity
    RRP: £84.99
    £64.99
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    Average Customer Review 4.8/5
    Editors Rating 93/100
  • 7. Jabra UC Voice 750 Mono
    Product Features
    • Designed specifically for Unified Communications deployments
    • Plug-and-play USB connectivity
    • Intuitive call control unit for fast user adoption
    Average Customer Review 4.5/5
    Editors Rating 85/100
    What We Think
    A truly economical option at just over £50, and plug-and-play USB connectivity: The Jabra UC Voice 750 is the ideal choice for those who require a headset for home or office use, but don't want to spend a large amount of money. The microphone and headset are fully adjustable, with a flexible boom allowing maximum ease of wearing. Intuitive call control means users can adapt to their new device ultra fast, and the stylish colour options make the Jabra UC Voice 750 a headset that won't be an eyesore. If you are looking for a monaural headset with simple features, quick connectivity, and the ability to connect to IP-based telephony systems, the Jabra UC Voice 750 is a great choice for you.
    Product Features
    • Designed specifically for Unified Communications deployments
    • Plug-and-play USB connectivity
    • Intuitive call control unit for fast user adoption
    RRP: £69.99
    £52.99
    24% Off - Save a total of £17.00
    Average Customer Review 4.5/5
    Editors Rating 85/100
  • 9. Plantronics Entera HW111N
    Product Features
    • Wideband Audio
    • Noise-cancelling microphone
    • Quick disconnect
    Average Customer Review 4.3/5
    Editors Rating 80/100
    What We Think
    A professional quality monaural headset with wideband audio, and features such as 'quick disconnect', the Plantronics Entera HW111N is a budget-friendly headset option that will suit both home and office environments perfectly. The headset is lightweight and comfortable, and can be adjusted to fit you perfectly. Simple and dependable quality come first with Plantronics, and the Entera HW111N binaural corded headset is no exception. With wideband audio and an enhanced noise-cancelling microphone, the Plantronics Entera HW111N is a great solution for those who require something simple and reliable for their work or office.
    Product Features
    • Wideband Audio
    • Noise-cancelling microphone
    • Quick disconnect
    RRP: £79.99
    £64.99
    19% Off - Save a total of £15.00
    Average Customer Review 4.3/5
    Editors Rating 80/100

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  • 10. Agent 402 QD
    Product Features
    • Anti-static shock for microphone
    • Acoustic shock protection for receiver
    • Noise cancelling
    Average Customer Review 4.2/5
    Editors Rating 75/100
    What We Think
    A dependable headset for a super low price; if you need it, you've found it: The Agent 402 headset has a fully adjustable headband, and rotating microphone arm. It is designed with convenience and comfort in mind, so you'll have the perfect headset whenever, and wherever you need it. Features include in-line volume controls, acoustic shock protection (to keep your hearing safe), and superb stereo sound. Users will appreciate the comfortable binaural design, and excellent noise cancellation features, along with a binaural design that is both simple and effective. Added USB plug-and-play technology means this corded headset is always ready to go, when you are.
    Product Features
    • Anti-static shock for microphone
    • Acoustic shock protection for receiver
    • Noise cancelling
    RRP: £109.99
    £54.99
    50% Off - Save a total of £55.00
    Average Customer Review 4.2/5
    Editors Rating 75/100

With so many choices for varying budgets, along with features that are sure to satisfy any and every need, this top 10 list of corded headsets will hopefully contain something perfect for you. If not, why not e-mail us your favourite headset? We'd love to hear from you.

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