This is my first Bluetooth device, which I bought for hands-free cellphone calls. Initially I had thought that the microphone, which is on the earpiece, was too far from my mouth to create sufficient volume but, with more testing, I don't believe that's the case. If I use my "lecture voice" it's fine.
For simply streaming music from a Bluetooth source (smartphone, laptop), it works wonderfully.
It folds into a 5.5" x 3" x 1.25" pouch and I, personally, wouldn't have bought it without this portability. (It fits, somewhat bulkily, into a shirt pocket.) But I worry that the folding joints are the "weakest link" and that I may, with repeated folding and unfolding,… Read more