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Old 06-01-2008, 05:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a Bluetooth headset, but I make a lot of work calls on it and I'm getting complaints about static or breaking. Besides the terrible stereo headset that comes with the phone, anyone know of a good corded headset that works with it?

If not, I have an old headset that works, but it is has a 2.5Mm connection. Is there an adapter that works with this model (to make it 3.5Mm)?

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Old 06-01-2008, 06:18 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I've never had any issue with the included headset with my BB devices. Why is it so "terrible?"
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The small earplug headset that comes with the phone falls out of my ear all of the time. I use it while driving as well and if I turn my head, I'm constantly trying to catch it. Additionally, I have a quieter voice and unless I'm yelling, I have to hold the mouthpiece up - which defeats the purpose in my mind.

It's just not very pratical. Any suggestions?
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I picked up a Body Glove Stereo head set while in Maine recently. I bought them at BestBuy but strangely enough can't find them on their site. Here is a link so you can see what I am talking about.

Amazon.com: Body Glove Earglove Sport - 2.5mm Ear bud: Cell Phones & Service

The ear hooks can be removed altogether or swapped for one of the 3 colours (Grey, Black or White) hooks included. It comes with a 3.5mm adapter as well as they work very well; I use them quite a bit now.

They also come with 3 different size gel inserts and the tangle free cord is the best.
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There are 2.5 to 3.5 adapters. If you can't find one, iphone compatible adapters work and are easier to search for.

http://www.seidioonline.com/ProductD...de=ADA-I35M25F
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