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LG FORCE Bluetooth® Wireless Headset

  • HBS-S80-Dark Gray & Blue

Key Features

  • IPx5 Rated Water and Sweat Resistant*
  • Full Around-The-Ear Contoured Design
  • Customizable Fit
  • Qualcomm® aptX™**
AVAILABLE COLORS:

Design that Motivates

Engineered for endurance, the LG FORCE is an unstoppable companion for your active lifestyle. The LG FORCE has a stay-put design and is IPx5 rated water and sweat resistant, allowing it to deliver superior sound to power your toughest workouts. Connect via Bluetooth® to your phone to manage calls without interrupting your training. 

Fit for Fitness

The LG FORCE features an ergonomic design that conforms specifically to your unique ear shape, providing individualized comfort so you can focus on staying active. Ear gels can be swapped out for a customizable fit. Plus, the wraparound silicone earpiece and strap can be adjusted for improved stability. 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Water & Sweat Resistant* Yes (IPx4 Rated)
Bluetooth Specification Version 4.1
Supported Bluetooth Profiles Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Video Remote Control (AVRCP), Hands-Free (HFP), Headset (HSP)
Talk Time Up to 6.5 hours
Music Play Time Up to 6 hours
Standby Time Up to 16.6 days
Operating Range 33 ft.
Dimensions 1.50" (W) x 2.90" (H) x 1.20" (D) per ear
Weight 0.97 oz.
Sound Profile** Qualcomm® aptX™
Available Colors**** Black/Gray & Dark Gray/Blue
In the Box
Bluetooth Headset LG FORCE (HBS-A80)
Bonus Carry Pouch Yes
USB Charging Micro USB Charging Cable (AC Adapter Head Not Included)
Ear Gels Extra Ear Gels (Small and Large)
Product Documents Includes: User Manual, Quick Start Guide, & Warranty Card
Disclaimer
* Water splashing against the enclosure from any direction shall have no harmful effect. Test duration: 5 minutes. Water volume: 10 liters per minute. Pressure: 50–150 kPa
** Qualcomm aptX compatibility required on source device
*** Some colors may not be available at all carriers and providers.

What People Are Saying

Rated 1 out of 5 by from These SUCK !!!!!!!!!! They died!!!! I have only owned these for a few months. Bought them at the local BJ's Wholesale Club. Apparent problem with the switch. My pair are fully charged and simply will not turn back on. Microphone worked poorly during phone calls as well. Don't waste your time or money on these.
Date published: 2017-06-17
Rated 1 out of 5 by from The headset is reacurrently disconnecting from the device - it may be the worst headphone that I have gotten. Really upsetting and disrupts a workout trying to constantly connect back to the device
Date published: 2017-06-13
Rated 1 out of 5 by from The just stop working I got my first pair for xmas Dec 2016 they stopped working in one month. My husband did not keep the receipt so couldn't exchange, So I purchased a second pair through Amazon and that pair just died again while running on the treadmill. The left bud started to get hot then just stopped working. So disappointed that I spent money the second time. Wont be buying a 3rd pair .
Date published: 2017-05-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect! Just what I wanted! I received this as a Mother's Day gift. It was easy to set up. Sound is pretty good. Fit on my ears comfortably and do not fall out. Buttons eady to figure out and talked on the phone with no issues. I left my phone on our porch, went inside, upstairs which is over 33' and still worked. Went down to basement and sound broke up. This is not a big deal for me, as I wanted these for exercising and casual listening.
Date published: 2017-05-22
Rated 1 out of 5 by from They were great while they worked... I bought these a couple of months ago, they abruptly stopped working yesterday, I regret the I didn't register the product, but I do like the design, I guess you get what you pay for...
Date published: 2017-05-22
Rated 1 out of 5 by from great features great features sound quality for music poor paired easily
Date published: 2017-05-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice earphones for the gym Light and clear. Fits snugly. I like the headphones a lot
Date published: 2017-04-16
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Stay Away Bought this today and will return tomorrow. Connection will not stay past 3ft. I tried putting my phone in my pocket and the Bluetooth connection started to get choppy. Do not recommended. I have the LG G Flex, I don't know if that has anything to do with the bad connection.
Date published: 2017-04-05
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I've only had this for about a month but the power button does not work. The device charges but there is now way for me to turn it on.

Asked by: FrustratedJoe
We regret the inconvenience you have experienced with this Bluetooth Headset. If the power button does not respond, then the device may require service. Please contact our Wireless Customer Interactive Center at 800-793-8896 to make proper service arrangements.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-06-16

Is there a way for the lg force to vibrate when a call is coming in? Right now it rings through the headset but i have to have it in my ears to hear it and i dont wear them all the time.

Asked by: Ivory32
The LG FORCE Bluetooth® Wireless Headset, Model # HBS-S80 does not have a vibrate alert for incoming calls...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-05-26

Hi I recently bought a pair of LG force headphones. I have used them 3 times and they have a permanent red light on even when not charging? They will not turn on anymore? Is this normal? 

Asked by: AlexB87
We regret the inconvenience you have experienced with this Bluetooth Headset. The description provided does not seem to be normal operation; especially since the device will no longer activate. Please contact our Wireless Customer Interactive Center at 800-793-8896 for assistance with this matter.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-04-17

Can i use them in the shower? I bought a pair and it says water and sweat resistant. ?

Asked by: YdkFrankie7
We appreciate your interest in this Bluetooth Headset. According to the information on page one of the owner’s manual, the product is sweat and water resistant (IPx5). It is not waterproof and should not be submerged in water. As such, it is not recommended to attempt using this product in the shower.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-04-12

When charging LG - FORCE HBS-S80 Bluetooth Headset there a blue light does that light turn off when headset charge full?

Asked by: Jweld
We appreciate your interest in this Bluetooth Headset. While charging, the BLUE indicator light should denote a full charge on the device. It will remain active until the charging cable has been unplugged.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-04-19

Does it pair with the V20?

Asked by: Adamant
I just paired mine with my V20 and it worked quickly and easily. But, it appears you can't have your bluetooth headset connected at the same time as the Force.
Answered by: jccook1219
Date published: 2017-04-06

How do you set up the voice commands on the LG Force?  I need to be able to answer the phone hands free.

Asked by: Maggie1
We appreciate your interest in this Bluetooth Headset. While certain voice commands are available, such as Voice Dialing, RECEIVING A CALL is only available by pressing the Multi-Function Button (MFB). This information is listed on page 6 of the User’s Guide.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-03-21

I have LG 55LH575A TV will headset work with this TV.  Is it totally wireless and does not have to be plugged into the tv.   

Asked by: JanV
The LG 55LH575A does not support Bluetooth so it will not work with the LG FORCE Bluetooth® Wireless Headset, Model # HBS-S80-Dark Gray & Blue...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-03-08
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