54points

Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE

87points

Parrot Zik 2.0

Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
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Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE vs Parrot Zik 2.0

Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

Why is Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE better than Parrot Zik 2.0?

  • 8Hz lower low-frequency
    12Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Has an L-shaped plug
  • Has an in-ear form

Why is Parrot Zik 2.0 better than Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE?

  • Has a detachable cable
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Has a rechargeable battery
  • 0.1m longer cable
    1.3mvs1.2m

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Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

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.

2.has a detachable cable
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

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

3.has a tangle free cable
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

4.has an in-ear form
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

The in-ear device is ultracompact and lightweight, with little or no interference with earrings, spectacles, hats, or hairstyles. It is inserted in the ear canal itself and blocks out a lot of environmental noise. It has stronger bass tones and is unlikely to fall out of the ear.

5.has included ear pads
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

6.travel bag is included
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency

23000Hz

20000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

12Hz

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

3.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

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

4.has a neodymium magnet
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

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

5.has active noise cancelling (noise reduction)
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

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 rechargeable battery
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

2.has a removable battery
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

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

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Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

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

3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

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
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

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
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

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

3.has a noise canceling microphone
Beyerdynamic DX 120 iE
Parrot Zik 2.0

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

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