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#CES 2015: Parrot Zik Sport, The most advanced wireless sport headphones

#CES 2015: Parrot Zik Sport, The most advanced wireless sport headphones

ZikSport

Parrot Zik Sport is the most advanced wireless sport headphones with premium audio features, comfortable and trendy design dedicated to sport, and an application to customize your experience.

Premium Audio Features

  • Adaptive noise cancelling isolates external sound almost completely depending of your environment: calm or noisy.
  • Brand new Street Mode allows capturing sounds around and playing them directly to user’s ear. Hence help runners to stay safe when practicing jogging especially in busy streets.
  • The headset is equipped with powerful DSP (Digital Sound Processor) algorithms which reconstructs the sound, giving you the impression that the music is coming from in front of you; this is the “Parrot Concert Hall” effect.

Design by Starck

For Parrot Zik Sport, engineers have collaborated with the French designer Philippe Starck to provide the best of audio and innovation in comfortable and trendy new earphones.

Download the free dedicated App to customize your experience:

  • Adaptive noise cancelling for gradual isolation from surrounding noise
  • Heart rate measurement via in-ear biometric sensor
  • Analysis of your running style: cadence, ground contact time, vertical oscillation
  • Seamless synchronization of your performance with your favorite sport apps

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Parrot Zik Sport in a nutshell:

  • Wireless in-ear headphones for the sports enthusiast
  • Patented headband for ultimate stability and comfort
  • Sweat-resistant
  • Free dedicated App to customize your experience
  • Stunning sound with 32 bits DSP
  • Bluetooth 4.0 to play music, make and receive calls
  • Battery time: up to 5 hours with full features

 

In the press:

“That’s a very impressive package given how much smaller these headphones are.” – Richard Lai, Engadget

“Parrot’s Zik 2.0 headphones are an impressive set of headgear, and with the Zik Sport, Parrot has done everything in its power to cram all of their power into a small package.” – Mario Aguilar, Gizmodo

“We’ve already seen headphones that can measure your heart rate, but at CES this year, Parrot’s gone several steps further” – Will Findlater, Stuff.tv

Gizmodo: Parrot Zik Sport: Maybe the Smartest Athletic Headphones Yet
Engadget: Parrot Zik Sport headphones do noise canceling, heart monitoring
The Verge: Parrot Zik Sport hands-on at CES 2015

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  • Quentin Matthys Y J

    When ? Those looks totally awesome for sports enthusiast !

    • LupinTech

      you’re right

    • giorgio

      Let’s see the price and the audio scene playback first..

    • http://www.parrot.com Parrot

      Hi, more info on it will come later this year! Please stay tuned!

      • giorgio

        Yes please.

  • LupinTech

    Dear Team,

    first of all, congrats for the great review/news as always and happy new year!

    Yep, nice earphones the zik sport… great design for sure.. but honestly I’m a bit affraid regarding the two main topics: 1) the price, which will be high for sure 2) the acoustic performances and related sound signature..

    Frankly speaking, I’m really more exiting about the forthcoming launch of the aluminum earphones UBSOUND Fighter seires in the US market in January 2015 at only 69$… this Italian brand is really cool and, as the most important worldwide bolgs/forums & webzines are writing indeed, it seems that the Fighter acoustic signature is unique and top quality, which gives a v-shaped sound scene, with full, deep, rounded & textured Bass, clear and detailed Highs, and warm Mids frequency a bit behind, generating a great 3d effect with a perfect soundstage.. a masterpiece with a cool Italian design imho. This is the link: http://www.ubsound.com

    Anyway, let’s see what other users think about it.

    Ditto 😉

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  • giorgio

    Hello…
    these new IEMs Zik Sport by Parrot & Starck are surely a masterpiece.. a great design. However, I fully agree with the Lupin’s comment above concerning the stellar high quality of the new aluminum earphones Ubsound Fighter, for the excellent sound performance, for the super bass frequency playback, for the great v-shaped signature, for the buling quality & related materials, for the nice flat tangle-free wire and also for the unbeliavable low price considering the top manufacturing quality of these IEMs of just 69$. I bought the aluminum red sport color model whilst traveling in Spain and happy they are now available in the US as well.
    bye

    • Levent A

      SPAM

      • giorgio

        Hey baby troller… what do you mean with spam? I just posted my opinion… Is it clear? no further flame please.
        Cheers

  • Michael Gebert

    Good product, but i still like the DASH by Bragi more….

  • Barone Otto

    Hi, yes these great earphones Zik Sport of Parrot are really engaging, with a superb design by Starck and an advance technology. That said above, as I am an IEMs collector with more than 70 high quality earphones in my own collection of the best worldwide audio brands, I’d like to underline that I fully agree with the comments of giorgio and lupin about the excellent high quality of the aluminum earphones Ubsound Fighter, which are really a masterpiece in the IEM scenario, for the design, sound signature in playback, the warm deep bass frequency, the flat tanglefree wire and their low price of around 60$ compared to their undisputed high quality.
    However, imho, I also think that you can’t compare professional highend wired in-ear earphones like the Fighter series, with wirless bluetooth earphones for sport, which are obviously more focused on the style, design and fashion instead of a real acoustic performance rich in details and with a clear sound signature which gives a great soundstage 3d effect like the Fighter and many other brands specialized in IEMs.
    Seeya

  • Carl ‘dermot O’leary’ Philbin

    Is there any release date on these at all ?

  • Naomi N Covington

    I don’t know much about sport headphones, but I believe I’ve average knowledge about variety of head phones. Among them my all time favorite is sennheiser ie80 headphone which I bought from Bay Bloor Radio at Toronto ( http://www.baybloorradio.com ).
    In my opinion. like Parrot Zik Sport headphone, the power of adaptive noise cancelling to isolate external sound is integrated to almost all new generation headphones. I truly love the idea of new street mode that can help runners when practicing jogging.

  • jalyst

    What happened to this, is it still coming?!!?

  • Sergey Savrikov

    The 2015 is ending but Zik Sport has never been released. Bad.

  • GARRY

    Hello,

    Projet abandonné ? ! ?

    Sérieusement :(