Portable Bluetooth wireless isolating ear-insert earphones that come with three pairs of ear bowl support ear pieces in various sizes, a USB charging cable, and a charging cradle/recharger battery/carrying case.
The Plantronics BackBeat PRO 5100 portable Bluetooth wireless earphones have a isolating ear-insert design. These earphones are intended for use with Bluetooth enabled audio devices including cell phones and have a reception range of around 33 feet. They have built-in microphones and integrated Bluetooth volume, music player function, and call connect/disconnect controls. It has an Automatic Ear Detection feature that pauses audio playback when one earphone is taken out of ear and resumes when it is put back in. Additional features include support for various digital voice assistants when used with Bluetooth devices that have those features. The BackBeat PRO 5100 is claimed to be water resistant and comes with three pairs of ear bowl support ear pieces in various sizes, a USB charging cable, and a charging cradle/recharger battery/carrying case. It is covered by a 12-month warranty. The free Plantronics Backbeat app download for Apple and Android mobile devices can be used to customize the control functions, update the earphones, and help locate the earphones if they are misplaced.
Plug typeThe type of connection at the end of the audio cord, which will be plugged into the source component. Most have 1/8-inch standard (3-contact) "mini" jacks that fit portable devices. Models intended for use with newer iPod, iPhone, and some Blackberry smartphones, that have integrated microphones, audio player controls, and call connect/disconnect controls use a 1/8-inch 4-conductor mini jack. The audio function of models with 4-conductor mini jacks may not work properly or consistently with non-iPod/iPhone devices.
Integrated microphoneHas an integrated microphone for use with some cell phones or audio players with a recorder function.
Call connect/disconnect control
Call connect/disconnect controlThis allows you to answer or disconnect from a phone call with some cell phones.
Integrated volume control
Integrated volume controlThis allows you to adjust the volume without having to dig into your pocket or purse for a player.
Integrated function control
Integrated function controlThis allows you to control some player functions (for example: play, pause, track skip) via a control without having to dig into a pocket or purse for a player.
Warranty: parts, labor
Warranty: parts, laborWarranty (parts/labor, mo.) indicates the length of the manufacturer's warranty for parts and labor, in months.
Additional featuresAdditional features for this model.
2.4 GHz transmission frequency, Bluetooth wireless, around 33 ft. operating range. Operates up to 6.5 hrs. on rechargeable Lithium-ion batteries with a charge time of 2 hrs. Has low battery indicator and battery recharge indicator. Earphone controls operate via tap, touch, or click depending on the function. Automatic Ear Detection feature pauses music when one earphone is taken out of ear and resumes when it is put back. Has power on/off, charging, low battery, Bluetooth voice alerts. Supports Apple Siri and Google Assistant digital voice assistant when used with Bluetooth devices that have those features. Charging/carrying case has built-in rechargeable battery that the manufacture claims can be used to recharge the earphone batteries approximately 2 times (to add an additional 13 hrs. for a total of 19.5 hrs. of playtime) between its own charges. Has quick charge feature: 10 min of earphone charging will provide 1 hr. of playtime. Bluetooth connected Apple mobile devices using iOS Version 5 and above will show the battery level. Manufacturer claims device is water resistant (IP54). Plantronics Backbeat app can be used to adjust many features including: customizing the control functions, disable the automatic ear detection feature, update the earphones, and help locate the earphones if they are misplaced.
Included accessoriesIndicates what additional accessories are included.
Three pairs of ear bowl support ear pieces in various sizes, USB charging cable, charging cradle/recharger battery/carrying case. Free Plantronics BackBeat app available for download to Apple or Android mobile devices.
Cord lengthCord lengths indicates the approximate length of the cord from the headset or earpiece to the plug, measured in inches.
WeightReflects the weight, in ounces, of the headphones including the audio cable and batteries, if any.