Reviews and Problems with Philippe Starck Parrot Zik
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24 January 2013
Conclusion: The Parrot Zik is a masterfully designed, wireless headphone pair, but you'll need to seriously tweak its customizable EQ to get the audio performance up to the same level.
Pros: Solid audio performance with no distortion on deep bass at top volumes. Active noise cancellation. Innovative touch sensitive panel and NFC integration. Excellent app includes customized EQ. Supports wired and wireless listening.
Cons: Highly sculpted frequency response not for everyone. Headband is slightly uncomfortable. Expensive. Significant sound leakage.
Excerpt: They're wireless. They have touch-sensitive controls. And they look really, really sleek. They even come with an app. Those are just some of the things we love about the Parrot Zik by Starck, a $399 pair of headphones that screams state of the art.
Excerpt: Headphones are the new status symbol in a world where everyone owns the exact same phone. So it’s not surprising that Parrot , maker of a wide range of random accessories for mobile devices including a remote controlled helicopter drone and the Asteroid car audio receiver , decided to enter the...
Review: Parrot Zik Bluetooth headphones with multi-touch and NFC
3 October 2012
Excerpt: The market is littered with expensive headphones and while a number of them are quite good, many are too expensive for what they offer. The problem is that many of these headphones offer a lot of flash without any true innovation.
Parrot's Zik headphones are packed full of tech, but do they provide great sound quality?
Good Gear Guide.au
1 October 2012
Summary: The Parrot Zik headphones are the best wireless Bluetooth headphones your money can buy, combining a great looking design with some excellent features like intuitive, touch sensitive controls. However, the high price tag doesn't match the audio quality.
Pros: Great looking design, Touch sensitive controls, Excellent noise cancellation
Cons: A little heavy, Audio quality doesn't justify price, Not the best voice call quality
Excerpt: Streaming har for alvor gjort sit indtog, og sætter også sit aftryk tydeligere og tydeligere i den seriøse del af hifi verdenen. Samtidig bliver brugervenligheden også bedre. Som for eksempel med hovedtelefonerne i denne test
Zik Parrot, le cuffie a pappagallo firmate da Philippe Starck
28 December 2012
Excerpt: Le cuffie Zik Parrot, ideate dal designer Philippe Starck , si definiscono le "world's most advanced wireless headphones", ma per una volta tanta altisonanza sul packaging non lascerà delusi una volta aperta la confezione.
Conclusion: L’application n’étant pas encore disponible au moment d’écrire ce test, on tentera d’en savoir un peu plus très rapidement. Quoi qu’il en soit, le retour à mes intras (ou à tout autre casque filaire en fait) a été difficile.