Hardware Standards: Web Conferencing

MET IT has tested a variety of external, usb devices to be used for online meetings, web conferencing, Live Classrooms, and recording. After extensive testing these are our recommendations for basic use cases.

Headsets

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Jabra UC Voice 150 MS
• Connects to a PC/Laptop to stream sound and for voice calls.
• Recommended for Microsoft Skype for Business & Adobe Connect
• Connects via USB.
• Headband style, single mono speaker.
• Adjustable boom arm microphone.
• Noise-cancelling w/ background noise reduction.
• Mute function & adjustable volume.

 

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Sennheiser PC36
• USB adapter with integrated sound card ensures exceptional sound on a PC or Laptop
• Recommended for Echo Personal Capture. As well as Adobe Connect & Skype for Business.
• Noise-cancelling boom mic reduces background noise and is adjustable for precise positioning
• Speakers provide stereo sound for music, video and web conferencing.
• Lightweight, adjustable headband is comfortable and fits most any head size
• In-line controller to adjust volume or mute directly from the headset

 

Microphone

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Jabra Speak 510+ Speakerphone
• Omni directional microphone, picks-up sound from any angle.
• Also serves as an external speaker.
• Noise-cancelling w/ background noise reduction.
• Mute function & adjustable volume.
• Bluetooth or USB connectivity. Easily connects to Laptops or PC.
• Compact, portable design.
• Designed for audio & web conferencing in small to medium classrooms or conference rooms
• Recommended for Adobe Connect & Skype for Business meetings.
• Ideal for rooms without integrated audio/visual systems or outside of MET IT supported spaces.
• Using Bluetooth wirelessly connect to a computer of up to 328ft (100m) away.

 

Webcam

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Microsoft LifeCam HD-300
• 720p HD Video
• 16:9 Widescreen
• Clear, High Quality Video for recording or web conferences.
• Recommend for Skype for Business, Adobe Connect and Echo Personal Capture.
• Built-in unidirectional microphone W/ noise cancellation. (We recommend using separate headset or Jabra microphone)
• Universal Attachment Base – Works on your desktop or laptop.
• Wired USB connection.

These items are available for MET Faculty use by Departmental request.
For more information or to submit a request, please complete this form.