Plantronics APD-80 EHS Cable – 87327-01 (Grandstream/NEC)


  • Typically used on Grandstream/NEC phones
  • Compatible with CS500 & W700 series wireless headsets
  • Allows for remote answer/hang-up
  • Receive call alerts when away from your desk
  • Automates taking of calls

Electronic Hook Switches (EHS) communicate electronically with your phone giving your wireless headset answer/end and ring alerts remotely.
The use of an EHS cable eliminates the need for an HL10 handset lifter.




Compatible with the following headsets:

CS500 Series: CS510, CS520, CS530, CS540, and all -XD variants
Savi 700 Series: W710, W720, W730, W730, W740, W745 and all -M variants
Savi 8200 Series: W8210, W8220 and all -M variants

Compatible with the following phones:

Grandstream GXP 2124, 2200, 2130, 2130v2, 2140, 21604 & GXV 3240, 3275 and NEC DT820

Programming Grandstream Phones For Headsets:

On occasion, you will need to program your phone in order to answer/hangup remotely with  the APD-80.  If you have audio but no call control, the following is needed:

  1. Go to the Grandsteam network setting site by typing the phone’s IP address.
  2. In settings -> preferences -> audio control and selecting “Plantronics EHS Headset” as opposed to the default “normal”.
  3. Rebooted the phone.