GN Netcom Connector Cords
GN Netcom supplies one line of headsets that adapt to different phones or amplifiers via different connector cords. These connector cords and their compatibility are described more in detail below.
8800-01 (PN: 1003945 – No Band)
Use this cord with Mitel, NEC, Nortel, Lucent, Siemens, and Comdial phones with built-in amplifiers and modular headset jacks, as well as GN Netcom MPAII Amplifiers.
Note: The 8800-01 cord also connects GN Netcom headsets to Plantronics PLX-400, PLX-500, Practica, A100, S10, SOH 1858-12, SP-02, SP-04, SP-05, T10 and T20 bases.
8800-02 (PN: 27361101 – Yellow Band)
Use this cord with Cisco IP and Avaya Callmaster V and Callmaster VI phones with built-in amplifiers and modular headset jacks.
Note: The 8800-02 cord also connects GN Netcom headsets to Plantronics A20, S20, M10, M10, MX10, M12, and M22 bases.
8800-03 (PN: 01-0301 – Green Band)
Use this cord with any GN Netcom headset and an ACS Applica amplifier (an older GN amplifier model).
GN Cord (PN: 01-0203 – Yellow/Blue Band)
This cord connects any GN Netcom headset to the GN Netcom 8000 MPA amplifier. It ends in an RJ11 connector and is only compatible with the 8000 MPA.
GN Smart Cord (PN: 88001-99) $30.00
Using an inline compatibility switch, the Smart cord connects GN headsets to phones with built-in amplifiers and modular headset jacks. Compatibility settings vary from phone to phone, and settings 6-8 feature a microphone volume boost for increased clarity. Simply plug the Smart cord into the headset jack on the phone and select the appropriate setting (see chart below) for your phone model.
Settings Matching Phone System Amplified Microphone
1 Standard (most common) No
2 Cisco IP 79XX series No
3 Ascom, Philips No
4 NEC, Nitsuko No
5 Plantronics Vista Amp No
6 Panasonic with modular plug Yes
7 Nortel, Avaya IP Yes
8 Avaya Callmaster V/VI, Cisco Yes