73points

Parrot Zik 2.0

91points

Sennheiser PXC 550

Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
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27 facts in comparison

Parrot Zik 2.0 vs Sennheiser PXC 550

Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550

Why is Parrot Zik 2.0 better than Sennheiser PXC 550?

  • 3 more microphone(s)
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    6vs3
  • 0.5h shorter charge time
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    2.5hvs3h
  • Has a removable battery
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Why is Sennheiser PXC 550 better than Parrot Zik 2.0?

  • 3Hz lower low-frequency
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    17Hzvs20Hz
  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
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    23000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Can be used as a headset
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  • 1.2 newer Bluetooth version
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    4.2vs3
  • 43g lighter
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    227gvs270g
  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Can be folded
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Price comparison

Parrot Zik 2.0

Buy used:

$99.99

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Sennheiser PXC 550

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser PXC 550 AmazonSennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard ...Sennheiser PXC 550 Wireless – NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life
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$218.49
Sennheiser PXC 550 walmartOMNIHIL Replacement 30ft 3.5mm Headset A...OMNIHIL Replacement 30ft 3.5mm Headset Audio AUX Extension Cable for Sennheiser PXC 360 BT Compact Noise-Canceling Travel Headphones
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$15.96

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
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
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.has a detachable cable
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

270g

227g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.can be folded
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

17Hz

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

20000Hz

23000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.charge time

2.5h

3h

The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
4.has a removable battery
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.Bluetooth version

3

4.2

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
3.has a 3.5mm male connector
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
4.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.number of microphones

6

3

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.control panel placed on a device
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
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.
5.Has an in-line control panel
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
6.has a mute function
Parrot Zik 2.0
Sennheiser PXC 550
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

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