In today’s ever-changing work landscape, where flexibility and adaptability are key, the way we equip our workspaces is undergoing a transformation. As remote and hybrid work models rise, a recent Jabra report reveals intriguing trends among India’s workforce, where 59% continue to work remotely from various locations.
While traditional office headsets with boom arms still hold sway, earbuds are steadily gaining ground. Surprisingly, smartphones have emerged as the primary devices for online meetings and calls in India, surpassing global norms. As knowledge workers continue to navigate the intricacies of their dynamic roles, the next must-have gadget will be one that seamlessly adapts to their ever-evolving needs. Additionally, as per the Jabra report, 38% of knowledge workers around the world identify connectivity and communication difficulties as their most significant challenges.
To address these challenges, we have curated a list of essential gadgets that will make you fall in love with the way you work.
Headset that Flexes
Jabra Evolve2 65 Flex is a professional headset designed for ultimate portability with its unique fold-and-go design. With best-in-class Hybrid Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) and Jabra ClearVoice microphones, this headset ensures clear communication in noisy environments. Enjoy superior comfort with Jabra Air Comfort technology and premium sound from 28mm custom speakers. It’s certified for leading virtual meeting platforms, offers up to 30m/100ft wireless range, and provides personalization options with Jabra Sound+ and voice assistants. Additionally, it features a boom arm for call control and is available in stereo. Get up to 20 hours of talk time with ANC/busy light off, making it an ideal on-the-go companion for the Knowledge Workers. Price: INR 46,819
Earbuds that are just your regular earbuds
Jabra Evolve2 Buds are designed to enhance productivity and collaboration for remote and hybrid Knowledge workers. These top-of-the-line earbuds are certified for leading virtual meeting platforms, feature Adjustable Active Noise Cancellation, and MyFit sealing test for personalized ANC. With Jabra MultiSensor Voice™, they ensure crystal-clear conversations even in noisy environments. Offering extensive range and connectivity, including a unique in-case dongle for up to 20 meters/65 feet of wireless freedom, and 33 hours of battery life, they are ideal for flexible work settings. The enhanced focus and seamless collaboration facilitated by the Jabra Evolve2 Buds renders them an essential gadget for professionals. Price: INR. 39,122
Companion that lets you Speak
Jabra Speak2 75 is a pocket-sized boardroom that redefines intelligent speakerphones. The Speak2 range is designed to excel in hybrid work scenarios, offering full-duplex audio and innovative features like the custom-designed Microphone Quality Indicator. The 360-degree light ring ensures your voice is heard clearly, promoting professionalism in any setting. With a powerful 65mm speaker and advanced audio tech, meetings become efficient and productive. It is compatible with top virtual meeting platforms like Microsoft Teams and Zoom and boasts super-wideband audio and up to 32 hours of wireless battery life for maximum performance. Price: INR 52,511
AI powered personal camera
Jabra PanaCast 20 is a game-changer in the world of video conferencing. The plug-and-play camera redefines the benchmark for video quality with its real-time 4K Ultra-HD image and minimal latency. It features AI-driven Intelligent Zoom, automatically tracking users for a natural, centered view, and Intelligent Lighting Optimization to ensure top-notch video quality even in challenging lighting conditions. Picture in Picture mode for dynamic presentations and robust onboard AI processing for enhanced security, making it a versatile choice. Moreover, its integrated privacy cover offers complete control over your visibility. Adaptable and easy to use, the PanaCast 20 seamlessly integrates with all leading UC platforms, making it the ideal gadget choice for today’s Knowledge worker. Price: INR 28,319