SOURCE: Plantronics, Inc.

Plantronics, Inc.

December 02, 2009 08:00 ET

Award-Winning Plantronics Voyager PRO and Discovery 975 Bluetooth Headsets Now Available at Verizon Wireless Stores Nationwide

SANTA CRUZ, CA--(Marketwire - December 2, 2009) - Plantronics, Inc. (NYSE: PLT), the world leader in communication headsets for over 48 years, today announced the availability of the award-winning Plantronics Voyager® PRO and Discovery 975 Bluetooth® headsets at Verizon Wireless Communications stores across the United States.

"Consumers and critics have loved the Voyager PRO and newly released Discovery 975's outstanding audio performance and superior comfort and usability," said Elizabeth Bastiaanse Hamren, vice president of Product Marketing at Plantronics. "We are pleased to have Verizon Wireless stores carry two of Plantronics' best Bluetooth headsets and bring them to a wider audience. We expect them to be strong sellers at Verizon Wireless stores."

Best-in-Class Bluetooth Headsets

The Plantronics Voyager PRO provides the industry's most advanced noise-canceling and wind noise reduction technology. Winner of the coveted Editors' Choice awards from CNET and PC Magazine, the Plantronics Voyager PRO features a unique dual-microphone boom and AudioIQ2, next generation digital signal processing (DSP) technology, to precisely capture the user's voice and simultaneously cancel background noise. It features three layers of WindSmart® technology to minimize wind noise and delivers rich, natural inbound audio so you can hear and be heard clearly. Ideal for mobile professionals, the Plantronics Voyager PRO is extremely comfortable and the battery provides up to six hours of talk time before having to recharge.

The Plantronics Discovery 975 headset, also a CNET Editors' Choice award winner, is the perfect blend of innovative design and advanced audio technology. It provides ingeniously simple one-touch controls and is perfect for quick on/off wearing. The sleek, elegant design houses sophisticated technology, including AudioIQ2 DSP technology with dual-microphones to cancel background noise and three layers of WindSmart® technology to minimize wind noise. It comes with an innovative rechargeable carrying case with LCD screen that can triple talk time from 5 hours to up to 15 hours.

The Plantronics Voyager PRO and Discovery 975 are the only two Bluetooth headsets to have received CNET's Editors' Choice award in 2009.

To learn more about Plantronics Voyager PRO and Discovery 975, please visit www.plantronics.com or www.verizonwireless.com.

About Plantronics

Plantronics is a world leader in personal audio communications for professionals and consumers. From unified communication solutions to Bluetooth headsets, Plantronics delivers unparalleled audio experiences and quality that reflect our nearly 50 years of innovation and customer commitment. Plantronics is used by every company in the Fortune 100 and is the headset of choice for air traffic control, 911 dispatch and the New York Stock Exchange. For more information, please visit www.plantronics.com or call (800) 544-4660.

Plantronics, AudioIQ2, Engineered for Sound Quality, Plantronics Voyager, and WindSmart are trademarks or registered trademarks of Plantronics, Inc. The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks of Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Plantronics is under license. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.

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