Adjustable Volume Control – The headset has a programmable and real-time adjustable user volume control and will remember the last setting at each power up for convenience.
Auto-Leveling Microphone – Automatically detects the voice of the user against the noise in the background. This allows the headset to have an automatic VOX (noise gate or squelch) that needs no adjustment when transitioning from areas of differing noise levels.
Automatic Loud Noise Suppression – Limits high impulse events such as gun shots from being transmitted to the user when using the Stereo Listen-Through.
Silicone Ruggedizers – Define positions or roles with these colorful ruggedizers. Fits over each ear dome to provide additional impact and abrasion resistance. Available in 14 standard colors (sold separately).
Extreme Environmental Design – Features an IP-66 dust and water ingress rating, Despite the rain, snow, mud and soot, the DW501 performs when you need it most. Operates to -22°F/-30°C for extreme cold weather environments.
Hearing Protection – The headset conforms to many of the required hearing protection standards protecting the user from harmful noise.
In Headset Charging – Built-in charging circuitry lets you recharge from multiple sources. These include the supplied AC wall adapter and DC charging options, including most cars, trucks, and aircraft. Refer to specification for charging voltages and power requirements.
Lightweight – Through the use of the latest weight saving technologies, Firecom is able to deliver a wireless headset that is lighter than many wired communication headsets.
Listen-Through Situational Awareness – The headset has stereo listen through microphones to give the user full situational awareness. The microphones are placed on the forward edge of the headset to give the user the perception of sounds in the front versus from the rear. Listen through has a programmable volume level and will limit all sounds to 82dB to the user.