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Friday, January 27, 2017

Clarity Offers a Personalized TV Listening Experience

clarity.jpgClarity ( introduced a new pair of wireless smart headphones called TV Listener, which allows users to control the volume of not only their televisions but also their tablets and smartphones. TV Listener has a wireless range of 32 feet and lets users pair them with up to two devices at a time. While the volume control is done manually, the headphones automatically mute the television or pause music when the headphones are removed. TV Listener is also equipped with a one-touch OpenMic feature through which users can hear their surroundings without taking off the headphones. Voice alerts will notify users of battery life and connection status as well as incoming phone calls. TV Listener has 18 hours of battery life on a single charge.


The company, a division of Plantronics, emphasized that this product is designed for people with mild to moderate hearing loss as well as those with normal hearing. Jamie van den Bergh, president of Clarity, said, "While our focus is on helping people with hearing loss, the TV Listener is for anyone who wants a personal listening experience."