Top 10 Best Corded and Wireless Headsets of 2017

Whether you want a headset to use for work in a call centre, or for home to watch films and listen to music, our Top 10 Headsets will have the right product for you.

Plantronics, Sennheiser, Jabra - whatever your pick, all of our top headsets offer great range, and a wide variety of excellent features. Take a look:

  • 1. Jabra EVOLVE 65 UC Stereo Wireless Headset
    Product Features
    • Up to 30 metres wireless range
    • Bluetooth Connectivity & NFC-enabled
    • Dual-connectivity allows you to connect the headset to PC & one other Bluetooth device
    • Includes Jabra Link™ 360 USB adapter for for VoIP softphone, mobile phone and tablet
    Average Customer Review 4.8/5
    Editors Rating 99/100
    What We Think
    The headset of choice for our own customer service department, the Jabra Evolve 65 is our top choice for any office or telesales environment. Available in UC (Unified Communication) and MS (Microsoft Skype for Business), it comes with the Jabra 360 USB Link adaptor for plug-and-play installation (making it ideal if you hot-desk) and utilises Bluetooth 3.0 for up 30 metres of wireless range. You can also use it simultaneously with another Bluetooth device, be it smartphone, tablet or laptop, and is one of the more stylish and comfortable headsets we’ve come across which makes it perfect for long business days. Also available in mono.
    Product Features
    • Up to 30 metres wireless range
    • Bluetooth Connectivity & NFC-enabled
    • Dual-connectivity allows you to connect the headset to PC & one other Bluetooth device
    • Includes Jabra Link™ 360 USB adapter for for VoIP softphone, mobile phone and tablet
    RRP: £119.99
    £103.99
    13% Off - Save a total of £16.00
    Average Customer Review 4.8/5
    Editors Rating 99/100
  • 2. Plantronics CS540 Wireless Headset
    Product Features
    • Excellent range of up to 120 metres
    • Convertible wearing styles
    • Enhanced noise-cancelling microphone
    • Audio controls volume/mute at your fingertips
    Average Customer Review 4.7/5
    Editors Rating 97/100
    What We Think
    The second place on our Top 10 Headsets is an entry from Plantronics (the headset company Nasa used for the moon landings) and this time it’s a Wireless Headset for Deskphones. The Plantronics CS540 is our go to wireless headset for business customers as it offers the best sound, is comfortable to wear (I should know as I have one), and provides excellent range. You can also change the wearing style to suit your preference, your alter ego, or simply because you fancy a change.
    Product Features
    • Excellent range of up to 120 metres
    • Convertible wearing styles
    • Enhanced noise-cancelling microphone
    • Audio controls volume/mute at your fingertips
    RRP: £209.99
    £149.99
    29% Off - Save a total of £60.00
    Average Customer Review 4.7/5
    Editors Rating 97/100
  • 3. Jabra Pro 920 Wireless Headset
    Product Features
    • Reliable range of up to 120 metres
    • Noise-cancelling microphone
    • Up to 8 hours talk-time
    • Advanced wideband audio
    Average Customer Review 4.7/5
    Editors Rating 97/100
    What We Think

    The Jabra Pro 920 is a seriously good wireless headset for deskphones, which delivers exceptional sound quality and performance at a better price point than most other wireless headsets. If you plan on wearing your headset over your head for maximum comfort on long working days then it’s a top headset for your head, your ears and your wallet.

    Comfortable. Great sound. Best Price. All in all it’s a great headset.

    Product Features
    • Reliable range of up to 120 metres
    • Noise-cancelling microphone
    • Up to 8 hours talk-time
    • Advanced wideband audio
    RRP: £179.99
    £108.99
    39% Off - Save a total of £71.00
    Average Customer Review 4.7/5
    Editors Rating 97/100
  • 4. 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
  • 5. Plantronics Voyager Legend
    Product Features
    • Smart Sensor technology
    • Multi microphones to optimize your voice and minimise background noise
    • Vocalyst feature for listening to emails, newsfeeds, and more
    • Multipoint technology allows you to pair two phones and answer calls from either one
    Average Customer Review 4.7/5
    Editors Rating 93/100
    What We Think
    This stylish and top-quality Bluetooth headset lives up to its grand name by providing top sound quality and a host of excellent features. Featuring Plantronics’ Smart Sensor technology, users can answer a call simply by placing the headset on, and with intuitive voice commands you can enjoy the ultimate hands-free experience, leaving you free to take notes, drive or juggle. Whatever you find yourself doing, you won’t drop the ball with this headset. For style, sound quality, and features, the Plantronics Voyager Legend is, for lack of a better word, legendary!
    Product Features
    • Smart Sensor technology
    • Multi microphones to optimize your voice and minimise background noise
    • Vocalyst feature for listening to emails, newsfeeds, and more
    • Multipoint technology allows you to pair two phones and answer calls from either one
    RRP: £89.99
    £69.99
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    Average Customer Review 4.7/5
    Editors Rating 93/100
  • 6. Jabra EVOLVE 80 MS Stereo Headset
    Product Features
    • 40mm Dynamic PureSound speakers (Hi-fi)
    • 3.5mm jack connection & USB adapater
    • Best-in-class Active Noise-Cancellation
    Average Customer Review 4.7/5
    Editors Rating 89/100
    What We Think
    It comes with a price tag but for a very good reason – the Jabra Evolve 80 is just that good. An outstanding headset for professionals with the best noise-cancelling money can buy and audio performance to match. The headset comes with a convenient USB adaptor for quick and easy connection to any PC and will also work with your smartphone via the 3.5mm jack. If you need to use a headset all day and money is no expense then the Jabra Evolve 80 is the one for you.
    Product Features
    • 40mm Dynamic PureSound speakers (Hi-fi)
    • 3.5mm jack connection & USB adapater
    • Best-in-class Active Noise-Cancellation
    £194.99
    Average Customer Review 4.7/5
    Editors Rating 89/100
  • 7. Jabra Pro 9450
    Product Features
    • Noise cancelling microphone
    • Connects to telephones & USB
    • Compatible with most softphone applications such as Skype, Microsoft Lync, Microsoft Office Communicator and Cisco Communicator
    Average Customer Review 4.8/5
    Editors Rating 86/100
    What We Think
    The Jabra Pro 9450 is designed with versatility in mind. The flexible setup allows for use with deskphones and softphones simultaneously. Users can choose to make and receive phone calls using their phones handset itself, their computer or from the buttons provided on the base station. An interactive setup feature makes it quick and easy to start using the device, and a maximum talk range of up to 150 metres means that users can enjoy interference­free phone calls while roaming freely around the office. Additionally, up to four headsets can be joined to a single base station so kitting out your team with these headsets will make conference calls a breeze!
    Product Features
    • Noise cancelling microphone
    • Connects to telephones & USB
    • Compatible with most softphone applications such as Skype, Microsoft Lync, Microsoft Office Communicator and Cisco Communicator
    RRP: £299.99
    £279.99
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    Average Customer Review 4.8/5
    Editors Rating 86/100
  • 8. 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
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    Average Customer Review 4.6/5
    Editors Rating 86/100
  • 9. Jabra Motion Office Wireless UC Headset
    Product Features
    • Compatible with deskphone, VoIP softphone, mobile phone & tablet
    • Voice commands
    • Up to 100 metres wireless range
    Average Customer Review 4.8/5
    Editors Rating 82/100
    What We Think
    This is the Wireless Headset for executives and adorns the desk and earlobes of our very own MD and CEO. It offers unparalleled sound quality and extensive compatibility (you can connect it to your deskphone, your VoIP softphone or any Bluetooth device, be it smartphone, tablet or laptop) so that you only need one headset for all channels of communication to facilitate the smooth running of business. So it’s 4:59pm and that call you’ve waited all day for comes in. Don’t stay late! Simply transfer the call from your deskphone or softphone to your mobile and take the call with you.
    Product Features
    • Compatible with deskphone, VoIP softphone, mobile phone & tablet
    • Voice commands
    • Up to 100 metres wireless range
    RRP: £299.99
    £229.99
    23% Off - Save a total of £70.00
    Average Customer Review 4.8/5
    Editors Rating 82/100
  • 10. Jabra Halo Smart Bluetooth Wireless Earbuds (Black)
    Product Features
    • Up to 17 hours of battery life
    • Wind and Water Resistant (IP54)
    • Siri® and Google Now™ with one touch
    Average Customer Review 4.4/5
    Editors Rating 78/100
    What We Think
    The Jabra Halo Smart Wireless Earphones with mic combine Jabra’s experience with Bluetooth headsets with the portability of earphones creating a great product, perfect for the professional who can’t be without their music collection. For those of us who like to keep in contact with friends, family or business contacts while still getting great sound quality, future-proof features and excellent battery life then these earphones will certainly become a product which you will find yourself using every day. And for the price you pay, you will be getting your money's worth and then some!
    Product Features
    • Up to 17 hours of battery life
    • Wind and Water Resistant (IP54)
    • Siri® and Google Now™ with one touch
    RRP: £99.99
    £34.99
    65% Off - Save a total of £65.00
    Average Customer Review 4.4/5
    Editors Rating 78/100

Did you find what you needed? We certainly hope so! Our Top 10 Headsets were all thoroughly tested, and we think they’re all fantastic. Whatever your needs, we hope these have met them. Let us know, which one is your favourite.

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