RIM has launched it’s new Bluetooth Headset for BlackBerry. Dubbed the HS-500, this first-party accessory is engineered to work seamlessly with your BlackBerry smartphone and costs US $79.99.
“Get the freedom of hands-free calling with the easy-to-use BlackBerry® Wireless Headset HS-500. With the simple touch of a button, you can answer, end, and mute calls, or activate voice dialing, even while you’re juggling your keys and coffee in the morning. Plus, the volume automatically adjusts and background noise is reduced, so your calls and turn-by-turn directions can be heard loud and clear in noisy environments. With the quality and performance you expect from a BlackBerry® product, the BlackBerry Wireless Headset HS-500 fits your life so you can hit the road with confidence.”
- Call control button: control calling features like, answer, end, mute and voice activated dialing with the press of a button
- Automatic volume control and noise cancelation: hear and be heard loud and clear in noisy environments
- Works with selected third-party GPS mapping applications: listen to turn-by-turn directions