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hands free

With regard to cellphones, it refers to a wireless microphone and speaker. To avoid holding the phone by hand, hands-free headsets and car systems use Bluetooth transmission to synchronize with the user's cellphone within a range of about 30 feet. See Bluetooth.

Hands Free and Audio
"Hands Free" and "Audio" may appear as a menu option in hands-free car systems because smartphones are both cellphones and music players. The Hands Free refers to telephoning, and Audio refers to listening to music. See Bluetooth audio.
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The TomTom Hands Free Car Kit comes in two versions to support iPhone and micro USB compatible smartphones such as Android phones with the possibility to automatically pair two mobile devices simultaneously.
By allowing the operator to view information superimposed over their field of view, the Nomad System enables users to stay focused on the surrounding scene with their hands free.
According to the report from the Department of Trade and Industry hands free sets reduce, rather than increase, the amount of exposure to electromagnetic fields.
Drawing on its tried-and-tested expertise on voice recognition and signal processing technologies, Parrot was one of the very first companies to produce Bluetooth[R]-based wireless hands free car kits, having identified this standard's vast potential as early as 1999.
Many drivers have difficulties in being understood during a telephone conversation when using hands free systems, which do not adequately suppress the echo and noise.
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According to Strategy Analytics, automotive manufacturers' in-vehicle product development and marketing strategies would benefit from recognizing more stringent hands-free cellular phone safety initiatives and other hands free automotive operations.
War Fighters, First Responders, Technicians and Mechanics to Benefit from Hands Free Access to Computing and Communications
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Our involvement with the military in the Middle East has helped show the value of hands free hydration and we can clearly see its value to the law enforcement and first responder communities.
Their headsets play a key role in any CRM or contact center environment, providing hands free operation while maintaining a high quality signal.