What is the best, most reliable headset with mic used?

Or is a stand-alone mic a better choice for desktop computers? That has been our biggest struggle in our first year of implementing Read180. Any suggestions or advice? We have used a headset that has both audio and mic plugs. Sometimes they work and other times they don't. I've been given the go-ahead to find the best to use, but unsure what works best with the READ180 platform.

Posted on: February 26 2018
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  • AskDee

    I do not recommend particular mics as they change constantly. We finally settled on headsets separated from the mics. That way when one part when down, all we had to replace was that part. I found that inexpensive mics like lapel mics worked best for our students. Other people may have recommendations. Dee, Ask Dee at the READ 180 Community


    After years of experience with this issue, I can genuinely report that Logitech headsets have stood the test of time with my students. Logitech also works well with both desktops and Chromebooks.


    Thanks, Sally, for your input. Dee

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