The best brand of Bluetooth headset is the Plantronics Backbeat 2 Go, according to PC Mag's website. The Bluetooth headsets were tested and rated based on several criteria including call quality, noise cancellation, style, design, battery life, comfort, range, additional features, sound and price by PC Mag, the most trusted and recognized online reviewer for all things technical.
The PC Mag 2014 ratings of the best Bluetooth headsets span all three categories of Bluetooth headset options: mono, stereo and speaker. Mono is what most people think of when referring to Bluetooth and is the hands-free, one ear device. Stereo is for both ears and can double as headphones. Speaker allows hands-free calling by projecting like a speaker phone.
The results of the ratings for mono type Bluetooth:
- The Era by Jawbone
- Plantronics M55
- The Jawbone Icon HD with the Nerd
- Plantronics Marque 2 M165
- Plantronics Voyager Edge
The results of the ratings for stereo type Bluetooth:
- Plantronics Backbeat 2 Go
- Jabra Clipper
- Sony Stereo Bluetooth Headset SBH20
- Motorola Roadster 2
- SuperTooth HD
The Bluetooth devices were given a one to five rating and vary in price from $49.99 to $139.99. The full product reviews, details, prices and purchase options are available online at PC Mag's website.