Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

How to Buy a Good Quality Hands Free Headset

Good Quality Hands Free Headset

If you need to be able to answer calls and talk on the phone while driving, then a hands free headset is the way to go. You’ll be able to keep both hands on the steering wheel, yet go ahead and place and receive calls as you like. The following are a few things to keep in mind as you search for a viable hands free headset:

When looking for the best hands free headset, you will need to be able to find something that uses Bluetooth technology. Bluetooth gives you the ability to send data within a very short distance, such as from your phone to your headset while in the car. The headset uses Bluetooth to sync with your smartphone.

Shopping for the perfect hands free headset can be a bit of a process. Before you even head to the store it’s a wise idea to think about how you plan to use the headset. Will you be talking on your phone a lot, or just occasionally? Do you plan to use it outside of the car, or just while driving? What is your budget? Are you looking for an actual headset or an ear bud/hook? And what is the range the headset supports?

There can be a pretty substantial difference in the sound quality between the inexpensive and more expensive options. You may want to aim for middle of the road if you only talk from time to time, and invest more money if you’ll be using it daily.

A hands free headset makes it possible to chat on your phone, while leaving your hands free for driving. There are quite a few factors to keep in mind while shopping.

The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details
Icon-warranty_badge-02

Skip the repair shop, our top-rated mechanics come to you.

At your home or office

Choose from 600+ repair, maintenance & diagnostic services. Our top-rated mechanics bring all parts & tools to your location.

Fair & transparent pricing

See labor & parts costs upfront, so you can book with confidence.

12-month, 12,000-mile warranty

Our services are backed by a 12-month, 12,000-mile warranty for your peace of mind.

Get A Quote

Need Help With Your Car?

Our certified mobile mechanics make house calls in over 2,000 U.S. cities. Fast, free online quotes for your car repair.

GET A QUOTE

Post a question and get free advice from our certified mechanics.

ASK A QUESTION

More related articles

P0222 OBD-II Trouble Code: Throttle/Pedal Position Switch/Sensor B Circuit Low Input
P0222 code definition Throttle/Pedal Position Switch/Sensor B Circuit Low Input What the P0222 code means The manufacturer specifies a range of acceptable voltage to be produced from the throttle position...
How to Transfer a Car Title in Idaho
In order to prove ownership of a car, you must have the title. However, when a car is sold, given away or inherited, the title needs...
Veteran and Military Driver Laws and Benefits in Idaho
The state of Idaho offers a number of benefits and perks for those Americans who have either served in an Armed Forces branch in the...


Related questions

Q: How do you store just one phone number from your phone in the HandsFreeLink?

While you can import entire phonebooks (on some phones) into the HandsFreeLink® (HFL) system, you can also add specific names and numbers if you want. This is handy if you only want to store a few close friends and family...

Q: How do I open the ashtray?

Your truck is equipped with an ashtray. The ashtray is found on the instrument panel. To open the ashtray. Press the ashtray door in and it will open up. Press the ashtray back in to close it when you...

Q: How do you automatically transfer a call from a phone to the HandsFreeLink?

Your HandsFreeLink® (HFL) system is pretty advanced, and offers the ability to transfer a call from the phone to the car even if the call is already in progress. Here’s how to set up automatic transferring: Press the phone...