Parrot Zik 3.0AKG K 512 MKIIAudio-Technica ATH-A990Z
Top 12%1,179 points
Top 12%
Top 67%439 points
Top 67%
Top 54%613 points
Top 54%
Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
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Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
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Top specs and features

Parrot Zik 3.0 vs AKG K 512 MKII vs Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z: 25 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.
22000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
20000Hz
42000Hz

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
16Hz
5Hz

3. weight

270g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
200g
335g

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 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
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 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
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 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
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 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
39% have it

8. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
25% 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 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
38% have it

10. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
52% have it

11. 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 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
76% 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 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
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 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
31% have it

14. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
17% 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 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
63% have it

17. 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 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
12% have it

18. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
9% 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 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
86% have it

20. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
23% have it

21. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
2.5m
3m

22. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
10% have it

23. 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 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
3% have it

24. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
6% 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 3.0
AKG K 512 MKII
Audio-Technica ATH-A990Z
3% have it

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