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Riding solo or traveling with a group of your buddies is a lot of fun, but this experience can become even better and more enjoyable if you use a modern Bluetooth Commission System. It allows you to make and receive calls, converse with your passenger or other riders, check whether podcasts, use navigation voice prompts, and even receive and send texts all without taking your hands off the handlebars and your eyes off the road.

Besides, you can stream your favorite music straight from your phone. Some systems allow for multitasking – listening to some tunes and communicate with your friends at the same time. After trying such a system for yourself, you wouldn’t want to go back to riding in silence when the only thing you hear is wind noise and exhaust sound. Click on the link below to check out a full article on the matter.

Six Reasons You Need Bluetooth Communications In Your Motorcycle Helmet

Some of the products mentioned in the article:

Sena® - Momentum Bluetooth™ Full Face Helmet with Communication System - MOTORCYCLEiD.com

Specifications:
Material: Composite fiberglass
Quick-release system
Scratch-resistant, UV resistant, pinlock-ready visor
Bluetooth 4.1 Communication system
Intercom working range: up to 1 mile (1.6 km) in open terrain
Advanced Noise Control™
Built-in FM radio with RDS AF (Radio Data System Alternate Frequencies): 64 ~ 108MHz
Talk Time: 20 hours
Battery charging time: 2.5 hours
Operating temperature: 14°F - 122°F (-10°C – 50°C)
Weight (Momentum INC): 61.73 oz (1750 g) (M size)
Helmet Certification: DOT Approved
Communication system Certification: CE, FCC, IC

Sena® - Communication System with Mesh Intercom™ - MOTORCYCLEiD.com

Specifications:
Bluetooth 4.1 Communication system
Mesh Intercom working range: up to 1.2* miles (2 km) in open terrain
*Can extend up to 5 miles (8.0 km) between a minimum of 6 riders
Noise cancellation: Advanced Noise Control™
Built-in FM radio with RDS AF (Radio Data System Alternate Frequencies): 76 ~ 108MHz
Talk Time: 13 hours, Mesh intercom: 8 hours
Battery charging time: 1.5 hours
Operating temperature: 14°F - 131°F (-10°C – 55°C)
Communication system Certification: CE, FCC, IC

Sena® SC-WR-01 - Wristband Remote - MOTORCYCLEiD.com

Specifications:
Compatible with Sena headsets that have Bluetooth 4.0 or higher. This includes 30K, 20S/20S EVO, 10S, 10R, 10C, 10U/10UPad, Cavalry Helmet
Battery type: Lithium polymer
Charging time: 2 hrs
Operating time: 3 months
Operating temperature: 14°F - 131°F (-10?C – 55?C)
Water-resistant
Working distance: up to 30 feet (10 meters)
You can use the included hook and loop fasteners to attach the Wristband Remote to your gas tank

Sena® SC-4B-01 - 4-Button Remote Communication System - MOTORCYCLEiD.com

Specifications:
Operating time: 5 months
Operating temperature: 14°F - 131°F (-10?C – 55?C)
Water-resistant
Bluetooth v4.1
Working distance: up to 30 feet (10 meters)
Battery type: CR2016 Lithium coin battery
Voltage: 3 V

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And in a nutshell, all the reasons stated FOR getting a Bluetooth helmet are all the reasons I choose NOT to get a Bluetooth helmet. If I want to chat or make/receive calls,listen my gps or have a conversation with my TPMS I'll just drive my pickup.

If you choose to get one, do your research first. Most motorcycles and gps forums have hundreds of threads trying to resolve connectivity problems. Bluetooth is far from reliable if more than one device is paired at a time.
 

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And in a nutshell, all the reasons stated FOR getting a Bluetooth helmet are all the reasons I choose NOT to get a Bluetooth helmet. If I want to chat or make/receive calls,listen my gps or have a conversation with my TPMS I'll just drive my pickup.
If you choose to get one, do your research first. Most motorcycles and gps forums have hundreds of threads trying to resolve connectivity problems. Bluetooth is far from reliable if more than one device is paired at a time.
Thanks for your sharing your thoughts on the matter! You have a point there. But I must say that these systems are getting better year after year. Newer, more stable versions of Bluetooth are coming out.
Many riders like them and use them extensively. Otherwise, no one would make these products.
 

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And in a nutshell, all the reasons stated FOR getting a Bluetooth helmet are all the reasons I choose NOT to get a Bluetooth helmet. If I want to chat or make/receive calls,listen my gps or have a conversation with my TPMS I'll just drive my pickup.
I agree 100%. I dont want annoying distractions in my ear. I do not understand why anyone would want bluetooth. Oh well, maybe just different types of rider and riding style.
 

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I agree 100%. I dont want annoying distractions in my ear. I do not understand why anyone would want bluetooth. Oh well, maybe just different types of rider and riding style.
Riding with a group of friends using a Bluetooth multi-link mesh intercom is an absolute blast!
 

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Riding with a group of friends using a Bluetooth multi-link mesh intercom is an absolute blast!
I was a non-comms guy but some buddies convinced me to try it. I found it was an absolute giant PITA! Someone is always yakking or singing or talking on the phone with his girlfriend. For me it lasted about 22 miles- I pulled off the road and removed the comms crap from my helmet and never put it back on.
 

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I was a non-comms guy but some buddies convinced me to try it. I found it was an absolute giant PITA! Someone is always yakking or singing or talking on the phone with his girlfriend. For me it lasted about 22 miles- I pulled off the road and removed the comms crap from my helmet and never put it back on.
Well, everyone has their own preferences. Some people like it, some not. Most of the guys I know use Bluetooth, at least occasionally.
 
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