80points

Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT

92points

Parrot Zik 3.0

Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
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Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT vs Parrot Zik 3.0

Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

Why is Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT better than Parrot Zik 3.0?

  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
    5Hzvs20Hz
  • Can be folded
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a straight plug

Why is Parrot Zik 3.0 better than Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT?

  • Has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
  • 40g lighter
    270gvs310g
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • 5 more microphone(s)
    6vs1
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
  • Has a noise canceling microphone

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has an over-the-ear form
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.

3.weight

310g

270g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a detachable cable
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

5.can be folded
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

6.sweat resistant
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

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RHA TrueConnect

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Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

20Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

2.highest frequency

45000Hz

22000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

4.driver unit size

45mm

40mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

5.has a neodymium magnet
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

6.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.

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Power

1.has a battery level indicator
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.Bluetooth version

4.2

3

Best

RHA TrueConnect

5

3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

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Features

1.control panel placed on a device
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

2.can be used as a headset
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

3.warranty period

2

1

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.

Best

Treblab X2

Unlimited undefined

4.number of microphones

1

6

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Parrot Zik Sport

8

5.has a noise canceling microphone
Audio Technica ATH-DSR9BT
Parrot Zik 3.0

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

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