[ltp] Headset connector on newer Thinkpads
Thu, 4 Sep 2014 17:36:38 +0300
On Thu, Sep 4, 2014 at 5:05 PM, Joerg Bruehe <email@example.com> wrote:
> Dear all!
> I got a Thinkpad T530 and am now searching for a headset.
> The analogue connector is just a single 3.5 mm socket with 4 leads,
> combining earphones and microphone in one. Checking several local shops, =
> did not find a suitable headset - they either have 2 plugs of 3.5 mm with=
> leads each, or they use USB.
> 1) Does anybody know a brand producing headsets with the single 4-lead 3.=
> mm plug?
They come with single 3.5 mm plug and conversion cable for separate
microphone input and headphone output.
> 2) Is it possible to use a USB headset on the T530 running Ubuntu 14.04?
> I need it for Skype and a SIP (VoIP) softphone.
> Thanks for hints,