Tech Review: Unveiling the Poly Trio C60: Revolutionizing Conference Calls

The Poly Trio C60 IP Conference Phone stands as a testament to Polycom’s legacy, offering cutting-edge sound technology and seamless integration with industry-leading services. Priced at $799.00 with a tempting sale price of $695.00, this conference phone is more than just a communication device—it’s a game-changer.

The Trio C60 brings a new level of convenience with its native integration for Microsoft Teams and Zoom. Users of these platforms will appreciate the familiar interface, making conference calls effortlessly efficient. Beyond Teams and Zoom, the C60 supports most leading SIP providers and even boasts hybrid SIP registration capabilities. Anticipate additional native platform experiences in upcoming releases, showcasing Poly’s commitment to staying ahead.

Equipped with a robust quad-core processor and Android 9 operating system, the Poly Trio C60 outpaces its predecessors, offering processing speeds up to 4 times faster. This enhancement enables the C60 to run applications seamlessly, setting the stage for future integrations that will further elevate your conferencing experience.

The Trio C60 isn’t just a conference phone—it’s a versatile tool. Paired with a Poly room video system like the Studio X or G7500, it serves as an intuitive touch control interface. Moreover, it is a certified Zoom Room Controller, effortlessly switching to Zoom Rooms mode to connect with the Zoom Room PC via virtual USB. Zoom Room users will appreciate the native controller interface and the C60’s capabilities as a high-end Zoom Room microphone.

Polycom’s renowned sound technology takes center stage in the Trio C60. Complete with a 360° microphone pickup featuring three MEMS microphones, it covers large conference rooms with a 20-foot pickup range. The patented NoiseBlock technology, now evolved into NoiseBlockAI, ensures crystal-clear conversations by eliminating even the loudest background noises. Voice activity detection and comfort noise generation further contribute to an interruption-free communication experience.

For those seeking extended microphone coverage, the Trio C60 is DECT compatible, and Poly has plans to release wireless expansion microphones. This optional feature enhances the microphone coverage, providing even more flexibility in configuring your conference setup.

Weighing in at 8 lbs and with dimensions of 16 × 16 × 4 inches, the Poly Trio C60 is a compact powerhouse that redefines conference calling. With its native integrations, powerful processor, and world-class sound technology, this conference phone is a valuable asset for any modern business environment. Whether you’re using Microsoft Teams, Zoom, or other SIP providers, the Poly Trio C60 stands ready to elevate your communication experience to new heights.