Summary: We know that shelling out a few grand on a decent audio device is tough pill to swallow for most consumers, let alone spending Php21,000 for a fancy wireless headset. However, for those who can afford it, we feel that the Parrot Zik has all the right tools to justify its premium price tag.
Parrot Zik Bluetooth Headphones Review: A Glimpse Into The Future Of Wireless Headphones
9 July 2013
Excerpt: Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. And when it comes to copying, I have no doubt that the Parrot Ziks will be imitated, reimagined, and otherwise "inspire" a new generation of Bluetooth headphones in the coming years. Yes, they're different.
Parrot ZIK Touch-Activated Bluetooth Headphones Review
1 July 2013
Conclusion: The Parrot ZIK touch-activated Bluetooth headphones we're having a look at here will cost you a cool $399.99 USD from several different sources - Brookstone and the Apple Store carry these beasts and they'll be popping up elsewhere as well (sooner than later).
Excerpt: For the ultimate in ambient noise-busting, look no further than the Parrot Zik, a seriously stylish pair of noise-cancelling headphones. Not only do they boast an 18 hour battery life and even a smartphone app for tinkering with the balance and EQ settings, they sport touch sensitive controls on the...
Pros: Responsive and intuitive touch controls feel like the future. Soft leather, sturdy metal and satiny finish make a high-quality headphone. Smartphone apps (iOS and Android) provide additional sonic tweaks.
Cons: Songs with heavy bass are muddy. Too much DSP for audiophile snobs. Noise-canceling generates some hiss. Phone calls sound so-so.
Summary: The Parrot Zik earns its place among the top 10 noise-cancelling headphones for sound quality, beautiful design and wireless capabilities. The Parrot Ziks might be a bit on the heavy side, but they sound so good you won’t want to take them off.
Pros: The Parrot Ziks are wireless headphones, so you don’t have to worry about an annoying cord getting in your way.
Cons: They weigh 12.41 ounces, which is a lot of extra weight to add to your head.
Parrot Zik Review: King of All Wireless Headphones!
27 November 2012
Excerpt: Review: Parrot Zik, the King of Wireless Headphones The Parrot Zik is the closest thing we have to a “smart headphone”. Not only does it look sleek, stylish, and cool, it’s also packed with tons of innovative features.
Excerpt: I'm skeptical of any audio product with a fancy design. In my experience, the more trendy or attractive a product is, the worse the performance. Maybe this prejudice comes from a place of subconscious competition, given that I'm so trendy and attractive.