4 types of wired headset connectors

Headsets can connect to phones, computers, and other audio devices in many different ways. This is a good thing, since you can always find a headset for any connection type you can think of. This is also a “bad” thing, since you have to keep track of these connections. Below, I’ll give you a short look at the most common ones.

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To state something rather obvious, there are two broad ways to connect a headset to a phone or a computer: wired and wireless. We’ve already looked at the two main wireless standards in our earlier “DECT vs. Bluetooth” post.

But what are the major types of wired headset connectors? Continue reading