ClearOne (CLRO) has announced the CHAT 160, a new group speakerphone specifically designed for use with Skype software. The Skype Certified CHAT 160 is the newest in a growing family of USB speakerphones from ClearOne.
The CHAT 160 group speakerphone connects to laptops or PCs via USB for natural, hands-free communication for anyone using Skype. The CHAT 160 is a powerful full-duplex device that is designed specifically for small group conferencing, and provides three sensitive microphones for 360-degree pickup.
“The CHAT 160 is a great complementary device to Skype and we are glad it is now available, especially for those businesses that utilize Skype in the workplace,” said Manrique Brenes, Skype’s director of business development and product management for consumer electronics. “As Skype usage continues to grow worldwide, many of our users around the world are looking for high quality hands-free peripherals. The CHAT 160 will enable them to communicate more effectively.”
The CHAT 160 has a suggested retail price of $399.99 and can be purchased from the Skype Shop.