Building on its legacy from EPOS | Sennheiser we bring you the EPOS EXPAND 80 and EPOS EXPAND 80T ( The T is the Microsoft Teams Version ) – a speakerphone that bridges the gap between the traditional conference phone and the huddle room speakerphone.
In many ways business processes have expanded and adapted due to the impact of the pandemic. There has been a far greater acceptance and usage of collaboration tools to take in to account geographically and globally distributed teams as well as those working from home. The business meeting has more and more become a quick brainstorming session with fewer participants, a more agile approach to managing projects.
Unite colleagues with a premium, scalable Bluetooth speakerphone for up to 16 in-room participants. Be heard thanks to six adaptive, beamforming microphones that isolate voices from room reverb and ambient noise. A superior speaker for rich, natural sound.
So, what is the EPOS EXPAND 80 ?
Whereas the previous Sennheiser and Sennheiser | EPOS branded speakerphones, the EXPAND SP 20 and SP 30 were primarily aimed at the smaller huddle room, and also benefited from easy portability by virtue of their size; the EXPAND 80 ( and 80T – Microsoft Teams versions ) can easily cover medium to large meeting rooms with multiple participants. The base version of the EXPAND 80 can carry a meeting with up to 16 participants whilst, with the addition of expansion microphones the EXPAND 80 can cover meetings of up to 30 people.
UP TO 16 PEOPLE
UP TO 24 PEOPLE
UP TO 32 PEOPLE
THE EXPAND 80 DELIVERS A PREMIUM CONFERENCE EXPERIENCE FOR ALL PARTICIPANTS
The EXPAND 80 contains six adaptive beamforming microphones and highly advanced DSP intelligently isolate the human voice from room reverb and ambient noise.
The EXPAND 80 is crafted with high-quality materials and sound-enhancing fabric by Kvadrat with a premium, minimalist aesthetic.
The EXPAND 80 has powerful ultra-low distortion speaker in a unique patent pending suspended speaker box fills the room with outstanding sound, enabling superior duplex performance.
The EXPAND 80 connects via Bluetooth, USB-C or NFC.
The Verdict ?
This is a beautifully designed conference / speakerphone which has to be seen as a very desirable addition to any meeting room or huddle room. It is to be so desired for its impressive form and its high end enterprise function.