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Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Top 10%1,175 points
Top 10%
Top 51%634 points
Top 51%
Top 33%879 points
Top 33%
Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
Top specs and features

Parrot Zik 3.0 vs AKG K712 vs Beats by Dre Solo HD: 28 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
39800Hz
20000Hz

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
20Hz

3. weight

270g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
235g
160g

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 K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
45% 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 K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
36% 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 K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
69% 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 K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
39% have it

8. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
31% 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 K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
44% have it

10. 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 3.0
AKG K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
47% 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 K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
76% have it

12. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
23% have it

13. 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 K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
14% have it

14. 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 K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
40% have it

15. control panel placed on a device

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.
Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
18% 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 K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
64% have it

17. 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 K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
31% have it

18. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
43% have it

19. 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 K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
50% have it

20. 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 K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
82% have it

21. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
14% have it

22. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Parrot Zik 3.0
AKG K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
17% have it

23. cable length

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
1.3m
Pioneer SE-A1000: 6m
3m
1.36m

24. 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 K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
23% have it

25. 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 K712
Beats by Dre Solo HD
4% have it

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