Yamaha, a leading pro audio company, recently announced that the Yamaha YVC-
1000MS, a USB speakerphone solution engineered with Yamaha’s quality audio
technology and expertise to enhance the Skype for Business meeting user experience.
Available in October 2017, the Yamaha YVC-1000MS microphone and speaker system
has passed Skype for Business’ stringent Certification Version 3 tests, meeting the
high standards that define the Skype for Business meeting experience with natural,
The YVC-1000MS is a scalable and flexible solution engineered to support the audio
requirements of large meeting rooms, rooms with special table configurations, and
even remote education classes or seminars within the Skype for Business application.
The YVC-1000MS features separate microphone and speaker units that smoothly
integrate audio for natural, comfortable remote communication. Yamaha’s adaptive
echo cancellation and other unique, high-quality sound processing technologies
developed over the years also help facilitate a stress-free conversation. The user-
friendly design provides fast, intuitive connection to a call on a smartphone by
Bluetooth® and can bridge to a Skype for Business call via USB.
“Skype for Business continues to be the platform of choice for collaboration,” said
Hirofumi (Hogan) Osawa, executive officer, senior general manager of audio business
division and general manager of UC Department, Yamaha. “We are focused on
delivering communication technologies that are specifically tuned to make human
voices sound clear and natural in every conversation by leveraging Yamaha’s well-
known expertise in developing pro audio solutions and our 10-year experience
working with global enterprise customers and partners within the UC industry. With
the introduction of the Yamaha YVC-1000MS, users will optimise Skype for Business
meetings that take place in large spaces.”
“Yamaha has a long-standing reputation as a proven audio technology expert.
Together, we’re simplifying the meeting experience while delivering quality audio
that’s vital to effective conversations,” said Tiffany Wissner, senior director, Skype for
Business product marketing at Microsoft Corp. “The YVC-1000MS speakerphone was
chosen for its ability to meet the requirements for large meeting room applications
and fulfil the high-quality audio demands of our users.”
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