LG announced its new TONE+ HBS-730 Bluetooth stereo headset with upgraded feature to deliver richer and clearer audio experience. It includes support for VoLTE (Voice over LTE) calls, allows users to hold conversations in High Definition (HD) sound between VoLTE-capable devices. The sleek headset has a behind-the-neck design.
LG’s TONE+ features aptX, a ‘professional grade audio codec’ to enhance audio performance and deliver CD-quality sound, and extended bass register to increase the available sound range. It supports multi connection for pairing to two devices at the same time. It also includes Audible Pairing Assistance to reveal the connection status when another device is connected, Vibrating Call Alert to notifie the user of incoming calls, Audible Battery Status Alert and Mic Mute. It can be used with the BT Reader Android application to monitor and read incoming SMS.
The LG TONE+ offers 15 hours of talk time and up to 500 hours of standby time. It will be released by the end of this month in blue black and white pearl colors.