Press Release Summary:
Plugged directly into Motorola ROKR mobile phone, Jabra C220s lets users listen to music without missing incoming calls. Integrated Jabra MiniGels(TM) channel sound directly into ear, providing clarity and reception even in noisy environments. Equipped with call-answer/call-end feature and in-line microphone for clear voice pick-up, headset fits user's head with behind-the-ear wearing style. Its lightweight design enables hours of wear.
Original Press Release:
Jabra and Cingular Introduce Stereo Headset for Motorola ROKR
New Headset Offers Superior Stereo Sound for Mobile Music Lovers
CHICAGO, Sept. 19 /-- Jabra, the leading brand of hands-free communication solutions for the mobile consumer market, and Cingular today announced the availability of the Jabra C220s stereo headset. This innovative headset offers unmatched stereo sound quality for the new Motorola ROKR which is the world's first mobile phone with iTunes.
The Jabra C220s stereo headset plugs directly into the Motorola ROKR, allowing users to listen to music while never missing a call. The headset is equipped with an in-line microphone for clear voice pick-up and features a call-answer/call-end feature. The Jabra C220s is sold separately and manufactured exclusively for use with the new Motorola ROKR handset that enables music lovers to transfer up to 100 of their favorite songs from the iTunes jukebox on their Mac(R) or PC to their mobile phone.
"The C220s provides crystal clear stereo sound quality to the increasing number of consumers who want the dual functionality of cell phone use while enjoying music. Our partnership with Cingular allows Motorola ROKR users the convenience of seamless transfer between calls and music streams," said David Hogan, Senior Vice President of Global Sales & Marketing for Jabra. "As more mobile phones are being treated as multimedia devices, it is increasingly important that stereo headsets offer not only superb sound quality but ease-of-use. The Jabra C220s offers consumers this enhanced experience."
The behind-the-ear wearing style of the Jabra C220s provides hours of secure and comfortable use while listening to music or talking on the phone. The headset is easy to use and incorporates a lightweight design. The Jabra C220s includes Jabra MiniGels(TM) that channel sound directly into the ear providing superior clarity and reception, even in the noisiest environments. They come in two sizes -- standard and small -- for customized wearing.
Pricing and availability
The Jabra C220s is now available in Cingular stores nationwide. Suggested retail price for the Jabra C220s is $34.99.
Jabra is a leading consumer brand of innovative hands-free mobile communication products including corded and wireless Bluetooth headsets and mobile accessories. The innovation, design and freedom provided by Jabra products enable users to use mobile communication freely and naturally. The wide range of Jabra products is available at major retailers worldwide. Jabra is a brand of GN Mobile, a business unit within GN Store Nord based in Copenhagen, Denmark. GN Mobile contains both the Jabra brand of products and GN's original equipment manufacturing (OEM) business. More information can be found on the website at www.jabra.com
About GN Store Nord
GN Store Nord has been helping people connect since 1869. Initially as a telegraph company and now as a global market leader in personal communications providing increased mobility and quality of life for its users. GN develops and manufactures headsets for hands-free communication, hearing instruments and audiologic diagnostics equipment. GN products are marketed globally and the company is traded on the Copenhagen Stock Exchange (Reuters: GN.CO; Bloomberg: GGNDF). For more information visit www.gn.com
Jabra(R) is a registered trademark of GN Netcom. All other trademarks included herein are the property of their respective owners. The Bluetooth(R) word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by GN Netcom is under license.
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