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August 13, 2015 08:00 ET

Plantronics Hub, An Essential App for the Smart Watch

Latest Plantronics Hub Mobile App Features Smart Watch Support and Is Available Now From the Apple App Store and Google Play

SANTA CRUZ, CA--(Marketwired - August 13, 2015) - Plantronics (NYSE: PLT), a pioneer in audio and wearable technology, today announced that the latest version of its Plantronics Hub for iOS and Android now supports the Apple Watch and Android Wear. Plantronics Hub v3.5 for iOS and Android lets you manage, customize, and control your premium Plantronics Bluetooth headset, including Voyager Legend, Voyager Edge, and Voyager Focus UC. With the new smart watch extension, people can now manage the headset experience directly from their wrist. Plantronics Hub v3.5 is part of the Plantronics Spokes software portfolio and is available free for download from the Apple App store and Google Play.

Plantronics Hub v3.5 for Android Wear Watches
Enable these actions for Plantronics Voyager Legend, Plantronics Voyager Edge, and the new Plantronics Voyager Focus UC:

  • Mute and unmute the headset
  • Control volume
  • Check battery status
  • End call

Plantronics Hub v3.5 for Apple Watch

Enable these actions for Plantronics Voyager Edge and the new Plantronics Voyager Focus UC

  • Mute and unmute the headset
  • Control volume
  • Check battery status

These new smart watch extensions are part of Plantronics Hub v3.5 announced today. For connected professionals, Plantronics Hub is an essential mobile application to manage their premium Plantronics Bluetooth headphones and headsets.

Plantronics Hub v3.5 for iOS and Android Phones Features

  • Customize a variety of settings including wideband audio, Caller ID, and Mute Alert
  • Activate Find MyHeadset to locate a misplaced headset through an audible tone, or the BackTrack feature (For Android devices, the Plantronics Find MyHeadset app is available on Google Play)
  • Manage smart sensor options (On Plantronics Hub for iOS, Voyager Edge and Voyager Focus only)
  • Select a voice alert language (Voyager Edge only)
  • See connection status and battery status
  • Explore headset features

The delivery of the new smart watch extensions from Plantronics broadens the company’s reach to include other devices within the growing mobile device ecosystem. Now, people can seamlessly tie their phone, headset and smart watch together for a discreet communication and collaboration experience.

Where and When:

Plantronics Hub v3.5 for iOS and Android with smart watch support is free and available now at the Apple App store and Google Play.

Requirements:

  • Plantronics Hub for iOS requires iPhone 5, 5S, 5C, 6, 6 Plus and iOS 8.3
  • Plantronics for Android requires OS v2.3.3 and later

Plantronics Hub offers helpful tools and features for other Plantronics Bluetooth headsets as well. For more information, please visit:

Plantronics Hub: plantronics.com/us/category/software/

For iOS: http://www.plantronics.com/us/product/plantronics-hub-ios

For Android: http://www.plantronics.com/us/product/plantronics-hub-android

About Plantronics

Plantronics is a global leader in audio communications for businesses and consumers. We have pioneered new trends in audio technology, creating innovative products that allow people to simply communicate. From unified communication to Bluetooth® headsets to gaming solutions, we deliver uncompromising quality, an ideal experience, and extraordinary service. Plantronics is used by every company in the Fortune 100™, as well as 911 dispatch, air traffic control and various mission-critical applications for those on the frontline. For more information, please visit plantronics.com or call (800) 544-4660.

Find MyHeadset, Plantronics, Voyager, and Voyager Legend are trademarks of Plantronics, Inc. registered in the US and other countries, and BackTrack and Plantronics Hub are trademarks of Plantronics, Inc. The Bluetooth trademark is owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of the mark by Plantronics, Inc. is under license. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.

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