Parrot Zik 2.0AKG K712Sony MDR-XB50AP
Top 15%1,138 points
Top 15%
Top 54%619 points
Top 54%
Top 53%637 points
Top 53%
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
vs
Sony MDR-XB50AP
vs
Top specs and features

Parrot Zik 2.0 vs AKG K712 vs Sony MDR-XB50AP: 26 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
20000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
39800Hz
24000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
20Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
10Hz
4Hz

3. weight

270g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
235g
8g

4. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
46% have it

5. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
34% have it

6. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
72% have it

7. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
39% have it

8. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
45% have it

9. can be used as a headset

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.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
38% have it

10. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
76% have it

11. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
52% have it

12. has an over-the-ear form

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.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
42% have it

13. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
31% have it

14. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
41% have it

16. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
63% have it

17. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
17% have it

18. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

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.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
12% have it

19. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
86% have it

20. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
3m
1.2m

21. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
10% have it

22. has a noise canceling microphone

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
3% have it

23. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
6% have it

24. has an in-ear form

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.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
33% have it

25. supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

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.
Parrot Zik 2.0
AKG K712
Sony MDR-XB50AP
3% have it

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