Parrot’s ZIK is a touch-control Bluetooth headphones designed by Philippe Starck. The sleek headphones features Concert Hall effect to recreate true-to-life sound, and Digital Active Noise Cancellation, using 4 built-in microphone and Jawbone Sensor to cancel outside noises and deliver clear music. It can even detect jaw movements and automatically adjust its digital noise cancellation and volume for optimal call performance.
One of the special features of the headphones is its earpiece touch control that allows users to swipe right ear cup up/down to change volume. and swipe forward/back to change tracks. With Bluetooth and NFC support, the ZIK can pair with NFC-enabled devices easily with a simple tap to the left earcup. The headphones also come with built-in motion detection that will automatically pause your music when you remove them from your head.
The ZIK also features plush pad for comfortable listening. It can be used with the free Parrot Audio Suite iOS/Android app for users to customize audio settings and soundscape. Other than Bluetooth wireless connection, a audio cable is also included for connecting with other audio sources, or when the battery runs out. The ZIK is available at Brookstone for $399.