39points

Beats by Dre urBeats SE

92points

Parrot Zik 3.0

Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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Beats by Dre urBeats SE vs Parrot Zik 3.0

Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Parrot Zik 3.0
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Parrot Zik 3.0

Why is Beats by Dre urBeats SE better than Parrot Zik 3.0?

  • 252g lighter
    18gvs270g
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has included ear pads
  • Has a straight plug
  • Has an earbud form

Why is Parrot Zik 3.0 better than Beats by Dre urBeats SE?

  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • 31mm bigger driver unit
    40mmvs9mm

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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

18g

270g

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4.has a detachable cable
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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.has a tangle free cable
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Parrot Zik 3.0

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

6.has included ear pads
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Parrot Zik 3.0

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

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Sound quality

1.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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.

2.driver unit size

9mm

40mm

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

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3.has a neodymium magnet
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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.

4.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Parrot Zik 3.0

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Parrot Zik 3.0

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Parrot Zik 3.0

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Parrot Zik 3.0

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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.has an in-line control panel
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
Parrot Zik 3.0

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

3.can be used as a headset
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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.

4.number of microphones

1

6

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

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Parrot Zik Sport

8

5.has a noise canceling microphone
Beats by Dre urBeats SE
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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