Headset Recommendations


There's a number of headsets that work great for communications with remote team. Below are a few options to consider:

  • Wired
    • USB-C connection (great for macbooks!)
    • USB connection
    • 3.5 TRRS connection
  • Wireless
    • Bluetooth
    • Radio (via USB dongle)

Headset options

Based on your preference and budget you can pick one of the options below. All of the options below were used by someone within Brilliant and confirmed the audio quality is good, and using for a couple of hours of conversation is good too

Plantronics Blackwire C5220

Wired, USB-C Great all-round headset with modern connection option via USB-C that allows it to be connected to modern Macbooks w/o

Jabra Evolve 75

Wireless, USB connection, Radio via USB dongle It's a great headset for desktop, with stand that gives your desk a nice and clean look and a USB dongle for connection which guarantees good audio connection and voice quality

Sennheiser PC 8.2 CHAT

Wired, USB connection, has mute/un-mute button Good headset for desktop, on a “simpler” side

Poly Voyager 5200 UC Headset

Wireless, mobile-friendly, mono-piece Good for mobile use on the go, for longer calls