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Blackwire 8225 Premium corded UC headset

  • Stay distraction-free on both sides of the call
  • Flexible, noise-canceling microphone with Acoustic Fence technology
  • Advanced hybrid ANC with three settings to optimize
  • On-call indicator lets others know when you’re on a call


A headset designed to blow minds

Enjoy stunning audio clarity, even in the noisiest of environments

Keep noise way down and productivity way up. No matter where you work from, the Blackwire 8225 Premium Corded UC Headset lets you conjure up your own “calm zone” to keep you focused.



Made to make the most of meetings

All Poly USB headsets and personal speakerphones are compatible with the most popular collaboration platforms – they just work. Expect to hear and speak with the level of audio quality that Poly is famous for, no matter which platform you’re calling on.

Poly is certified (when offered) with all major communication platforms.

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Blackwire 8225 Features


  • Connects to
    • PC/Desk phone via USB-A/USB-C
    • Windows® or Mac OS
    • Dynamic EQ optimized for PC wideband voice telephony up to 7 kHz or for multimedia 20 Hz to 20 kHz
    • Advanced Hybrid ANC using four digital microphones with three user selectable options
    • Noise canceling with Acoustic Fence technology (using two microphones) to Microsoft Teams Open Office- certification levels
    • 100 Hz to 10 kHz optimized for PC wideband audio up to 7 kHz
    • SoundGuard DIGITAL: Acoustic limiting for protection against sounds above 118 dBA. G616 anti-startle protection limits the noise level to 102 dBSPL; Time-Weighted Average prevents average daily noise exposure from exceeding 80 or 85 dBA (enabled by Plantronics Hub software)
    • BW8225: Call answer/end, mute, volume: up and down, ANC: off, mid and high
    • BW8225-M: Call answer/end (Microsoft Teams button), mute, volume: up and down, ANC: off, mid and high
    • Two LED indicators on speaker housing show online/in a call status
    • Volume maximum, volume minimum, mute on, mute off, noise canceling off, answering call
    • Plantronics Hub desktop version only, available for Windows/Mac. Plantronics Manager Pro suites: Asset Management and Adoption, Call Quality and Analytics, Health and Safety
    • 185 g/0.41lbs
    • 144 g/0.32 lbs
    • 630 mm/2.07 ft
    • 1490 mm/4.89 ft
    • 2190 mm/7.19 ft
    • 60 mm/0.20 ft
    • 280°
    • 32 mm/0.10 ft
    • 32 Ohms
    • 84**
    • 200-6800Hz
    • 20-20000Hz
    • 118dBSPL
    • -38dBV/Pa
    • 135 mm/0.44 ft
    • 100-10000Hz
    • * 1mW/1kHz with IEC 318 Coupler
    • ** 1mW/1kHz 0.01m open field
    • Blackwire 8225, USB-A (P/N )
    • Blackwire 8225, USB-C (P/N )
    • Blackwire 8225, Microsoft, USB-A (P/N )
    • Blackwire 8225, Microsoft, USB-C (P/N )
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Acoustic Protection

Blackwire 8225 features Soundguard Digital to protect users’ hearing and improve listening comfort while maintaining natural sounding speech

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