BlueParrott B550-XT
BlueParrott B550-XT

BlueParrott B550-XT

Simply talk, to talk. The world’s first 100% voice-controlled headset*

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BlueParrott B550-XT



0 Hours Talk Time
0 Hours Standby Time




Technical Specifications

BlueParrott B550-XT


  • Audio
    • Speaker
    • Speaker sensitivity
    • Speaker frequency range
      150-6800 Hz
    • Microphone frequency range
      150-6800 Hz
    • Microphone sensitivity
  • Ease of use
    • Paired devices
      Up to 8 devices, connect to two at the same time (multi-use)
    • Wearing style
      Over The Head
    • Features
      Always listening (wake device by saying “Hello BlueParrott”), Answer/end/reject call , LED for Power/Pairing indicator, Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP) for music, podcast and GPS streaming, Voice dialing (activate Siri/Google Assistant)*, Voice control (hands-free answer/ignore), NFC (Near-field Communication), HD voice, Volume Up/ Down, Customizable Parrott ButtonTM, IP54 water and dust resistant

      *Device and network dependent.
  • Battery
    • Talk time
      Up to 24 hours
    • Standby time
      400+ hours
    • Charging time
      Approximately 3.5 hours
    • Charging cable
      Standard USB-B connector (1m)
    • Battery capacity
      380mA (headset)
  • Connectivity
    • Bluetooth® compliance
      Bluetooth® 5.0
    • Supported Bluetooth® profiles
      Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP) v1.3.1, hands-free profile v1.7, headset profile v1.2, phone book access profile (PBAB) v1.1.
    • Supported modes
      EDR (2 and 3 Mb), SCO, eSCO, sniff mode
    • Operating range
      Up to 100 meters (300 feet)
  • General
    • Headset weight
      Headset: 165 grams (5.8 oz)
    • Headset dimensions
      Headset: L 190.5 x W 178 x H 63.5 mm (7.5 x 7.0 x 2.5 in)
    • Warranty
      1 year
    • Operating Temperature:
      -10°C to 60°C (14°F to 140°F)
    • What’s in the box
      1x BlueParrott B550-XT headset, 1x USB charging cable, 1x foam ear cushion, 1x microphone windscreen, Quick Start Guide, Warranty and Warning Leaflet, mobile charger
    • Materials
      Headset: PC/ABS, PC, silicon rubber, Nylon, POM, stainless steel, foam, leatherette and TPU

Expert and user reviews

Frequently asked questions

Can I use the BlueParrott B550-XT with my smartphone and tablet/PC?

Yes, this headset uses Bluetooth connectivity and can be paired to any compatible Bluetooth® device.

How long does the battery last?

The battery has more than 24 hours talk time. Low battery is indicated on the product when the MFB (multi-function button) flashes red twice. When the MFB button is blue, there is more than 24 hours battery. There is also 400 hours standby time, when you are not using your headset.

Can I stream music to this device?

Yes. The BlueParrott B550-XT has A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile) capabilities which allow for streaming audio other than call audio, e.g. music or GPS directions.

Can I pair this product with iPhone and Android?

Yes. The first time you turn on your BlueParrott B550-XT, it is ready to pair with your mobile phone via Bluetooth or NFC (One-Touch pairing for Android only). See the user guide for more details.

Does it work with Mac and PC?

Yes. It works with both if your PC or Mac has Bluetooth® audio enabled. Please refer to your PC/Mac manufacturer specifications to ensure this is supported before attempting to pair the B550-XT.

Does the charging cable come with the headset?

Yes, it is supplied within the pack for the BlueParrott B550-XT.

How do I charge the headset?

You can use the USB cord provided in the box to connect to the adapter or auto charger.

How long does it take to fully charge the headset?

A fully discharged battery will need approximately 3.5 hours to achieve a complete charge.

What is the wireless range from my mobile device?

You will get up to 300ft / 100 meters of wireless range from your mobile device whilst on a softphone call or listening to music, providing there is a clear pathway between devices.

* 6th July 2018. See facts on

** Independently verified by CJS Labs San Francisco, CA

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