Recommended Accessories for Colonial Connect

Looking for audio accessories supported by Colonial Connect? 

Follow this guide for information on Division of Information Technology recommended audio accessories, including headsets, compatible with Colonial Connect.

To purchase any of the devices listed below, please login to iBuy at http://ibuy.gwu.edu.

  • Click on Goods and Services
  • Select CDWG
  • Scroll down and click on GW Colonial Connect
  • Select the quantity and models needed

Recommended Accessories:

Wired Headsets Specifications
Logitech H390 Headset
  • Padded headband and ear pads
  • Noise cancelling microphone
  • Excellent sound quality
  • Very durable
  • Universal drivers
  • Advanced digital USB
  • Stereo and inline controls
  • Two-year warranty
VXi Envoy™ UC Headset
  • USB interface for plug-and-play ease of use.
  • Hi-fi audio for clearer conversations and great sound quality.
  • Advanced noise canceling eliminates background noise and improves communication.
  • Works with softphone applications.
  • Lightweight, comfortable design is easy to wear, all day.
  • Stereo and Mono versions available. 
  • Real-world durability stands up to every-day use.
  • Inline control of volume, mute and call answer/end.*
  • Two-year, hassle-free warranty.
    *Call answer and end controls may require VXi Connect™ software. Refer to vxicorp.com/usb for further details.
​Wireless Headset* Specifications
VXi BlueParrot® B350-XT Headset
  • Parrott Button can be set to your choice from a range of functions using the BlueParrott® App for Android. (iOS version coming soon.) Visit vxicorp.com/parrott for complete details.
  • Near-field Communication (NFC) streamlines pairing.
  • Headset Battery Reporting on your iOS devices.
  • A2DP support for use with music players, GPS and other Bluetooth devices.
  • Multipoint pairing for use with two cell phones or a cell phone and PC at the same time.
  • Xtreme Noise Suppression™ improves communication by cutting 96% of background noise.
  • Wideband audio for clearer conversations, more productivity and increased safety.
  • 128-bit data encryption keeps your cell phone conversations private.
  • Flexible microphone boom stays where you put it for optimal sound quality.
  • Lightweight comfort and roadworthy durability.
  • Adjustable headband clicks in place for a custom, stable fit.
  • A wide range of volume adjustments.
  • One button controls on/off, call answer/end and pairing.
  • One-year warranty

Please note that in order to complete the headset package, you must also purchase the BT2 USB Wireless Dongle sold separately. 

Speakerphone  
Jabra Speak 410 Speakerphone
  • Omnidirectional microphone for superior call quality.
  • Listen to audio calls or stream audio from the speaker
  • Plug in a headset for privacy.
  • Plugs into computer USB port.
  • Speakerphone for audio conferencing via VoIP and UC (Unified Communications) systems.

*Sound and audio quality may be impaired based on the quality of the wireless connection to the Bluetooth dongle and number of Bluetooth devices in small office spaces. Some users have reported problems hearing the prompt for entry of a long distance authorization code (client matter code) when using wireless and Bluetooth enabled headsets. If this happens, simply dial your 6-digit client matter code followed by the # sign, shortly after dialing the long distance number you are calling and your call will go through.