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Parrot Zik 2.0 headphone

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Home/studio-style Bluetooth wireless noise-canceling over-ear headphones that come with a detachable audio cable, a USB charging cable, and a carrying bag.

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The Parrot Zik 2.0 home/studio-style Bluetooth wireless noise canceling headphones have a closed over-ear design. These headphones can be used with the noise canceling feature turned on or off, have a wireless reception range of around 33 feet and are intended for use with Bluetooth enabled audio devices including cell phones, as well as wire-connected audio devices. They have touch sensitive Bluetooth volume, music player, and call connect/disconnect controls. Additional features include powered and unpowered operation modes with built-in digital signal processing for tone equalization and spatial effects available in powered mode, NFC Bluetooth pairing option, and earcups that swivel to flat for ease of carrying and storage. The free Parrot Zik 2.0 app download is available for Apple and Android mobile devices; the app is required for operation of powered mode features. The Zik 2.0 comes with a detachable 45-inch audio cable that works with iPhone/iPod/iPad and some other smartphones (the cable's 4-contact mini-plug may not be compatible with other audio devices), a USB charging cable, and a carrying bag. It is covered by a 12-month warranty.

Connections

Plug type Plug type The type of connection at the end of the audio cord, which will be plugged into the source component. Most have 1/8-inch standard (3-contact) "mini" jacks that fit portable devices. Models intended for use with newer iPod, iPhone, and some Blackberry smartphones, that have integrated microphones, audio player controls, and call connect/disconnect controls use a 1/8-inch 4-conductor mini jack. The audio function of models with 4-conductor mini jacks may not work properly or consistently with non-iPod/iPhone devices.
4 contact Mini (1/8")

Features

Works with noise reduction off Works with noise reduction off Will operate without the noise-canceling circuitry activated; allows the model to be used as standard headphones if the batteries die.
Yes
Integrated microphone Integrated microphone Has an integrated microphone for use with some cell phones or audio players with a recorder function.
Yes
Call connect/disconnect control Call connect/disconnect control This allows you to answer or disconnect from a phone call with some cell phones.
Yes
Integrated volume control Integrated volume control This allows you to adjust the volume without having to dig into your pocket or purse for a player.
Yes
Integrated player control Integrated player control This allows you to control some player functions (for example: play, pause, track skip) via a control without having to dig into a pocket or purse for a player.
Yes
Detachable cable Detachable cable A detachable cable allows the headphones to be used for noise canceling without the cord being connected to a music or video player, or dangling from the headset.
Yes
Monitor function (mute) Monitor function Has a control that turns off the audio, and in the case of noise canceling models turns off the noise canceling function, so that ambient sounds can be heard. Useful for hearing ambience like travel announcements without turning off the audio player or removing the headphones.
Yes
Noise canceling unit in earpiece Noise canceling unit in earpiece The electronic circuitry for the noise cancelation function is integrated into headphones earpiece rather than incorporated as a separate module that is integrated into the audio cord.
Yes
Battery life (hrs.) Battery life As claimed by the manufacturer.
18 (ANC only)/ 6 (NC and BT on)
Battery recharge time (hrs.) Battery recharge time As claimed by the manufacturer.
2.5
Low battery indicator Low battery indicator An indicator to show that the headphone battery power is low and will need to be replaced or recharged.
No
Warranty (mos.): parts/labor Warranty (mos.): parts/labor Warranty is for parts and labor, in months.
12/12
Additional features Additional features Additional features for this model.
2.4 GHz transmission frequency, Bluetooth wireless, around 33 ft. operating range. Operates up to 18 hrs. (noise canceling only)/6 hrs.(noise canceling and Bluetooth) on included user replaceable rechargeable Lithium-ion battery with a charge time of 2.5 hrs. Has powered and unpowered mode; noise canceling, external sound monitoring, and built-in digital signal processing (DSP) for tone equalization (EQ) and spatial effects available in powered mode. Has Touch sensitive Bluetooth volume, music player, and call connect/disconnect controls, NFC Bluetooth pairing option, detachable audio cable, and earcups that swivel to flat for ease of carrying and storage. Free Parrot Zik 2.0 app download is available for Apple and Android mobile devices. The noise cancelling, external sound monitoring, EQ, and DSP effects features can only be controlled by the Parrot Zik 2.0 app, and only when the headphones are powered and Bluetooth paired. When paired Parrot Zik 2.0 app has 5 band equalizer that can be set by the user, that can automatically select EQ presets based on music type, or provides various EQ presets selected by various music artists for the headphones. The app also controls the various DSP spatial effects. The selected EQ and DSP effects only operate when the headphone is powered and Bluetooth paired.
Included accessories Included accessories Indicates what accessories are included.
Detachable 45-inch audio cable, USB charging cable, carrying bag, , free Parrot Zik 2.0 app download is available for Apple and Android mobile devices.

Specs

Weight (oz.) Weight Reflects the weight, in ounces, of the headphones including the audio cable and batteries, if any.
10.1
Cable length (in.) Cable length Cable length indicates the approximate length of the cable from the headset or earpiece to the plug, measured in inches.
49
Battery type Battery type The number and type of batteries used.
Rechargeable Lithium-ion

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