A premium portable speakerphone with exceptional design and outstanding sound quality
Marlow, United Kingdom, April 30, 2014 – Sennheiser, a leading provider of premium headset and speakerphone solutions, today releases its new range of SP 10 and SP 20 portable speakerphones for business professionals and “prosumers” that need flexible conferencing equipment while demanding exceptional design, excellent sound and user-friendly functionality. The Sennheiser Speakerphone Series now enables users to make personal and small group conference calls on PC/softphone in offices and campuses or when travelling, and doubles up as a portable high-fidelity speaker for listening to music on the move, with a dedicated Sennheiser HD optimized sound profile.
The Sennheiser Speakerphone Series delivers Sennheiser’s renowned high definition audio quality in a stylish and eye-catching design. Already winner of both the prestige 2014 red dot and 2014 iF design awards, the Speakerphone Series elevates the once anonymous meeting room conference phone to the level of ‘must have’ workplace innovation; it shows Sennheiser’s sound heritage and iconic design at its best while making a clear style statement for any office or desk.
The Sennheiser Speakphone Series enables business professionals to easily make personal or small-group conference calls. All the models provide users with ‘plug in and talk’ simplicity, with the SP 10 connecting to PC/softphone and the SP 20 connecting to PC/softphone via USB cable or mobile phone/tablet via 3.5 mm jack plug. Furthermore, the SP 20/20 ML versions allow call participants to be connected via mobile phone and PC.
The Sennheiser Speakphone can also mix business with pleasure, with a dedicated music setting so users can relax and listen to audio between calls. At the touch of a button the Speakerphone engages a Sennheiser HD optimised sound-enhancement profile, effectively turning the unit into a premium-quality portable speaker to allow consumers to enjoy high fidelity music and video content wherever they are.
Andreas Bach, President at Sennheiser Communications, said: “There is a growing trend towards professionals working more flexibly through group collaborations and small group conferences, when moving around office complexes, holding ad hoc calls throughout their working day and when travelling. Through the Speakerphone Series, Sennheiser is adding a new category of portable conferencing solutions to its comprehensive product portfolio designed to enhance both productivity and performance of office and field workers, through its superior voice clarity and quality design. In combination with our existing portfolio of wired and wireless headsets for the office, Contact Center and Unified Communications, we now provide a comprehensive toolkit for business professionals – whatever their needs.”
As a premium headset and speakerphone solutions provider, Sennheiser helps enterprises meet business professionals’ growing expectations for better and more flexible workplace communications and collaborations based on excellent audio quality. Sennheiser is delivering leadership in sound quality, stylish design and excellent user focus for all its products to help meet these fast-evolving needs.
Based on Sennheiser’s sound leadership Speakerphone SP 10 and SP 20 variants use Sennheiser’s high definition sound quality, voice clarity and echo cancellation to ensure an outstanding communications experience for user and listeners, replacing standard-quality PC and mobile phone speakers and microphones for conference calls. Sennheiser Speakerphone’s ‘dual talk’ function enables users to interrupt a conversation naturally, ensuring better call interactions.
Speakerphone’s intuitive user interface, with clear call and volume control and mic mute buttons, ensures easy call management and ‘hands free’ use, whatever the location. The range also allows users to play music when not making calls, with audio quality enhanced by the product’s integral music equalization.
Compatible with all main UC providers, the Speakerphone range is also Optimized for Microsoft® Lync® on both Microsoft® Windows® and Mac® and compatible for use with UC providers such as Avaya, IBM and Cisco..
The Sennheiser Speakerphone Series is available now.
The Sennheiser Group, with its headquarters in Wedemark near Hanover, Germany, is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of microphones, headphones and wireless transmission systems. In 2012 the family company, which was founded in 1945, achieved a turnover of around 584 million euros. Sennheiser employs more than 2,300 people worldwide, and has manufacturing plants in Germany, Ireland and the USA. The company is represented worldwide by subsidiaries in France, Great Britain, Belgium, the Netherlands, Switzerland and Liechtenstein, Germany, Denmark (Nordic), Russia, Hong Kong, India, Singapore, Japan, China, Canada, Mexico and the USA, as well as by long-term trading partners in many other countries. Also part of the Sennheiser Group are Georg Neumann GmbH, Berlin (studio microphones and monitor loudspeakers), and the joint venture Sennheiser Communications A/S (headsets for PCs, offices and call centres).
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