As singular as ever, Zik reinvents itself with new colors, an improved design, wireless charging, hi-fi quality in USB, and smart noise cancelling.
More fashion forward, the Zik 3 embodies ; shiny croco , leather-grain or
overstitched effects in tremendously trendy colors.
- Croco effect, a touch of impertinence that comes in black, brown, emerald green or red;
- Overstitched effect, an assertive style in black or ivory;
- Leather-grain effect, a classic, proposed exclusively in black.
Also, the design of the headphone has been modified, especially the headband; it has been enlarged for even better comfort.
Firmly wireless and hyper intuitive
- Wireless charging: Parrot Zik 3 has its own wireless charger and is compatible with wireless Qi chargers. Charging time is 2 hours for about 18 hours of autonomy.
- Bluetooth & NFC connections: Parrot Zik 3 is compatible with all brands of mobile phones available in the market. It accepts a large number of music sources (audio via Bluetooth and through a three-point mini jack cable for the connection to all audio and video systems, like those available in planes.) Parrot Zik 3 also has integrated NFC technology.
- A capacitive command panel: Located on the entire surface of the right earpiece, a tactile panel accesses the Parrot Zik 3’s basic functions in a very intuitive manner. A vertical movement of the finger adjusts the volume, a horizontal “finger swipe” launches the next of previous track and a tap pauses the music.
- Head detection: Placing the Parrot Zik 3 around your neck pauses the music. Putting the headphones back on your head allows the music to resume playing.
Highly technological for an audio quality without compromise
- Automatic…adaptive active noise control
The Zik 3 benefits from a very powerful adaptive noise control. The headset’s microphones capture the surrounding noise and an algorithm combine these signals to generate opposing acoustic waves, creating noise reduction up to 30 decibels.
The ANC can be managed via the headset’s dedicated App, but the Zik 3 is also capable to adapt to surrounding noise, automatically!
- The “Street Mode” (brevet Parrot)
A Parrot patented algorithm compensates the isolation from the earpiece by re-injecting part of the surrounding noise. This algorithm also removes the occlusion effect commonly experienced with closed headphones. During a phone conversation, for example, this mode enables you to have a natural perception of your own voice. If offers an optimized listening comfort and eliminates the isolation sensation.
- Hi-Fi quality
Thanks to USB connectivity, the audiophiles experiences allows music in Hi-Fi qualify while recharging the headset!
- HD telephony
No matter if you are on a noisy street, in a windy place or on public transportation, phone conversations are crystal clear thanks to powerful algorithms isolating your voice from surrounding noises.
Compatible with “Voice HD” technology, the Parrot Zik 3 offers a natural voice quality during calls, as if the person on the other line was seated next to you.
A dedicated application compatible with “modern” devices’
The dedicated ‘Parrot Zik’ App for Smartphones and tablets is now compatible with Apple Watch and Android Wear!
It enables you to « tune » your headphones to your musical tastes and listen to music tuned by artists.
- Parrot Concert Hall: Recreates the accoustics of a living room, a concert hall or a jazz club.
- Equalizer: Ability to adjust the sound of Parrot Zik 3 in a fast and intuitive way.
- Produceur Mode: the professionals do in studio thanks to a highperformance five-band, full-parametric equalizer combined with a proprietary spatialization effect.
- Tuned By: Access the audio presets of artists and listen to their music the way they want it to sound on the Parrot Zik or download the presets created and shared by other Parrot Zik users.
The Parrot Zik 3 works with a rechargeable Li-Ion battery.
The headphones come with:
1 Li-Ion battery (830mAh)
1 USB/micro USB cable
1 three-point mini jack 3 cable
1 protective pouch
1 quick start guide
- Availability date: End of 2015
- MSRP: NC