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Parrot Anafi portable drone revealed in photos, 4K HDR video and just 320g to carry
Parrot Anafi portable drone revealed in photos, 4K HDR video and just 320g to carry By Rik Henderson

Parrot has been teasing its next big product over the last few weeks, ahead of a global launch, and we can now reveal what has been lurking under the pulsing green LEDs in the campaign: the Parrot Anafi - one of the most portable 4K HDR drones we've ever... Read more

Parrot Bebop 2 Power adds advanced manoeuvres and battery boost to make your aerial footage so much better
Parrot Bebop 2 Power adds advanced manoeuvres and battery boost to make your aerial footage so much better By Chris Hall

Parrot has taken its Bebop 2 drone and made it even better with the latest version of this quadcopter, boosting the battery and making a sweeping selection of software changes.The Bebop 2 Power is designed to make the experience of capturing unique video... Read more

Parrot Mambo FPV brings first person thrills to minidrone racing
Parrot Mambo FPV brings first person thrills to minidrone racing By Chris Hall

When the Parrot Mambo launched in 2016 it did so as a modular beastie. Adding to the appeal is a new camera module and all bundled up into a new package - the Mambo FPV.FPV of course means first person view with the addition of a camera meaning that you... Read more

Parrot's new Bebop-Pro drone pack lets you scan and develop 3D models
Parrot's new Bebop-Pro drone pack lets you scan and develop 3D models By Elyse Betters

Drone-maker Parrot has introduced what it describes as an "all-in-one aerial imagery and 3D-modeling solution".Dubbed the Parrot Bebop-Pro 3D Modeling, it's a pack that includes a Parrot Bebop 2 drone with a Parrot Skycontroller 2 remote control. They... Read more

Parrot Swing drone review: Tiny, smart and lots of fun
4.0 stars Parrot Swing drone review: Tiny, smart and lots of fun By Cam Bunton

Parrot has been building quadcopters for years, hence it long been regarded as one of the go-to drone makers in the market. That's especially true for consumers on smaller budgets.Recently, the company announced its first huge fixed-wing drone. But it... Read more

Parrot Disco preview: You can be my wingman any time
Parrot Disco preview: You can be my wingman any time By Chris Hall

Most of the talk about drones has focused around quadcopters. Parrot has a fair number of those, like the Bebop 2, but the Disco is a different proposition, taking to the skies as a fixed-wing drone.In reality there's been no shortage of those, from balsa... Read more

The summer gift guide: Toys
The summer gift guide: Toys By Stuart Miles

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy as the saying goes and you certainly won't have a dull moment playing with any of these gadgets this summer. Whether its immersing yourself in the world of VR or flying high with a drone, these are some of the... Read more

The summer gift guide: Audio gadgets
The summer gift guide: Audio gadgets By Pocket-lint Promotion

Music makes any trip or holiday better and what better way to make it more memorable, than with some great tunes? These players, speakers, and headphones will enhance that experience.  Jarre Aeroskull Nano Small, compact, oh and crafted in the shape... Read more

Parrot unveils affordable new minidrones for land, air and even sea
Parrot unveils affordable new minidrones for land, air and even sea By Luke Edwards

Parrot has just unveiled a veritable army of new minidrones. These are now on the French version of the Parrot website.The 13 new minidrones are affordable and there should be one for every situation. One such situation, that's new, is water.The Parrot... Read more

Parrot Bebop review: App-controlled drone pairs high-flying specs and affordable price
4.0 stars Parrot Bebop review: App-controlled drone pairs high-flying specs and affordable price By Luke Edwards

The Parrot Bebop, which follows-up the company's AR Drone 2.0, is an affordable high-flier with built-in 1080p camera and app-based controls via tablet or smartphone. At £430 it couldn't exactly be called cheap, but in the world of drones it's an affordable... Read more

Parrot Zik Sport smart headphones offer heart rate monitor, noise cancelling and more
Parrot Zik Sport smart headphones offer heart rate monitor, noise cancelling and more By Luke Edwards

Parrot has unveiled its latest Zik headphones that move away the from Zik 2.0 comfort over ears into the active world with its Zik Sport.The Parrot Zik Sport, unveiled at CES 2015, are wireless Bluetooth headphones that sit over the head and fit snuggly... Read more

Parrot Pot and Parrot H2O: Two new sensors to make sure your plants never die
Parrot Pot and Parrot H2O: Two new sensors to make sure your plants never die By Stuart Miles

Parrot has followed-up its Flower Power sensor with two new smarthome products that should ensure your plants never need you to worry about watering them ever again.The gardening gadgets designed for use in your home, come in two guises: a fully automated... Read more

From this photo you’ll never guess who's the new face of Parrot Zik 2.0 headphones
From this photo you’ll never guess who's the new face of Parrot Zik 2.0 headphones By Luke Edwards

Did you guess Parrot Zik 2.0 had Eurovision Song Contest 2014 winner Conchita Wurst as its new ambassador?The second generation of Zik represents an improvement on an already impressive set of headphones. Zik 2.0 are 17 per cent lighter than their predecessor... Read more

Parrot Jumping Sumo review
3.5 stars Parrot Jumping Sumo review By Stuart Miles

Parrot, the company behind a number of flying drones, is now offering land-lovers something get excited about: the Jumping Sumo. Is this land-locked gadget with integrated camera enough to get us excited?Land not airUnlike the company's Rolling Spider,... Read more

Parrot Skycontroller and Bebop Drone include Oculus Rift support so you can see what your drone sees
Parrot Skycontroller and Bebop Drone include Oculus Rift support so you can see what your drone sees By Rik Henderson

Parrot has announced two additions to its drone line-up - the smaller, more manoeuvrable Bepbop Drone and a controller accessory for iPad that adds the ability to control the drone from distances of up to 2km away.In addition, both have support for Oculus... Read more

Parrot MiniDrone and Leaping Sumo remote control bots tear up CES 2014
Parrot MiniDrone and Leaping Sumo remote control bots tear up CES 2014 By Luke Edwards

Parrot brought the fun to the opening night at CES 2014 with its MiniDrone and Jumping Sumo remote control robots.The MiniDrone is a Bluetooth smartphone-controlled quadricopter that's super light but also features two removable wheels for in-air bump... Read more

Parrot Zik headphones and AR.Drone 2.0 get Windows Phone app and desktop support
Parrot Zik headphones and AR.Drone 2.0 get Windows Phone app and desktop support By Luke Edwards

Now the design smarts of the Nokia Lumia can be matched with the Philippe Starck designed Parrot Zik headphones because they have a Windows Phone app. And while Parrot was building that app the AR.Drone 2.0 got a Windows friendly app too.READ: Parrot... Read more

Parrot Zik by Starck headphones: Hands-on with the new iPhone 5S-friendly colours
Parrot Zik by Starck headphones: Hands-on with the new iPhone 5S-friendly colours By Rik Henderson

The original black and silver Zik by Starck headphones from Parrot have been around for a while now - we saw them at CES in January. However, brand new and shipping on 1 October are three new colour schemes. And two of them are perfect matches for two... Read more

Parrot AR Drone 2.0 Power Edition review
5.0 stars Parrot AR Drone 2.0 Power Edition review By Ian Morris

Sometimes technology scares even us. And that's like an arachnologist being afraid of a particularly big spider. But even so, there are some things about technology that are creepy. Take for example that walking military cow thing the Americans have developed.... Read more

Parrot Zik by Starck pictures and hands-on
Parrot Zik by Starck pictures and hands-on By Ian Morris

It's not often we hardened tech hacks walk past a booth at CES and find ourselves overcome with desire, but the Parrot Zik by Starck has got us dribbling from the mouth this year.The Zik by Starck was announced at CES last year, but we've not had a hands-on... Read more

Parrot Starck-designed Zik headphones bring NFC to your ears
Parrot Starck-designed Zik headphones bring NFC to your ears By Ben Crompton

Parrot has revealed its new Zik headphones designed by Phillipe Starck, which bring together a massive amount of audio technology in smooth, standout styling.And when we say packed with cutting edge tech, we mean it. First off, the Zik headphones are... Read more

Parrot AR.Drone lands on Android, Bada and Symbian
Parrot AR.Drone lands on Android, Bada and Symbian By Hunter Skipworth

Whilst the Parrot AR.Drone might sound like something that the Terminantor's Skynet would spawn, it is in fact a harmless (unless fitted with rockets) smartphone controlled quadricopter.For quite a while now iPhone owners have enjoyed the delights of... Read more

Poor old Parrot AR.Drone taken to pieces
Poor old Parrot AR.Drone taken to pieces By Paul Lamkin

Bored of taking apart of iDevices and the latest smartphones and tablet, teardown kings iFixit has turned its attention to Parrot's brilliant Ar.Drone."But it's been out for ages," we hear you cry.Yes it has, but the iFixit guys loved playing with it... Read more

Parrot AR.Drone's first game in hot AR.Pursuit
Parrot AR.Drone's first game in hot AR.Pursuit By Paul Lamkin

Parrot has announced that the first Augmented Reality game for its flying wonder, the AR.Drone, will be hitting the App Store soon.The game, AR.Pursuit, lets two Droners fight it out in a cat and mouse style pursuit game, complete with virtual machine... Read more

Parrot AR.Drone: Augmented reality quadricopter stylee
Parrot AR.Drone: Augmented reality quadricopter stylee By Paul Lamkin

We first saw Parrot's fantastically futuristic looking augmented reality gaming experience, the AR.Drone, at CES back in January. And now, the boys' toy has been given an official launch date.On 18 August you'll be able to pick up one of these iPhone... Read more

Parrot AR Drone turns iPhone into remote control Augmented Reality quadricopter remote
Parrot AR Drone turns iPhone into remote control Augmented Reality quadricopter remote By Stuart Miles

When you aren't using your iPhone to control your TV, your car, and your music system, it seems you'll now be able to use it to fly remote controlled helicopters.Parrot, the company famed for making Bluetooth headsets and Bluetooth photo frames that cost... Read more

Parrot Android-packing designer photo frame announced
Parrot Android-packing designer photo frame announced By Stuart Miles

Parrot has followed up on last year's launch of the designer Parrot Specchio by contemporary French artist Martin Szekely with an even bigger version called, you guessed it, the Grande Specchio.Packing Google's Android operating system, the 10.4-inch,... Read more

Parrot MINIKIT Slim in-car speaker
4.0 stars Parrot MINIKIT Slim in-car speaker By Chris Hall

NXT flat panel speakers have been appearing in various guises, adapted for use in cars, offering the advantage of slim-line technology so they are not so obtrusive when attached to a sun visor. Parrot have a reputation with Bluetooth devices, but can... Read more

Parrot digital photo frame by Andree Putman
3.0 stars Parrot digital photo frame by Andree Putman By Stuart Miles

Parrot's latest digital photo frame attempts to emulate LG and Samsung by going designer, but is the premium you'll have to pay in the price worth the bother? We take a closer look. Designed by Andree Putman, a French designer that you've probably never... Read more

Parrot launches first NFC-enabled speaker
Parrot launches first NFC-enabled speaker By Amy-Mae Elliott

Parrot has announced the launch of Parrot PARTY Black Edition, what they claim is the first commercialised speaker system to integrate Near Field Communication (NFC) technology. Where in the past pairing phones with Bluetooth devices has involved navigating... Read more

Parrot Party "Black Edition" launched
Parrot Party "Black Edition" launched By Amy-Mae Elliott

Parrot has launched a new edition of its portable digital speakers: the Parrot Party "Black Edition". In addition to "a trendier look" with its black body, it is even more portable with the built-in rechargable battery offering 8 hours of juice - doubling... Read more

Parrot DF7700, the world's first MMS digital picture frame
Parrot DF7700, the world's first MMS digital picture frame By Amy-Mae Elliott

Parrot has announced that its "ground-breaking" MMS digital photo frame will hit stores by the end of the year, pricing as yet to be revealed. The company says the Parrot DF7700 will let users easily display and share all their photos with anyone they... Read more

Parrot RK8200 Bluetooth car stereo
Parrot RK8200 Bluetooth car stereo By Amy-Mae Elliott

Parrot is continuing its world-domination-via-Bluetooth strategy with the launch of the RK8200, a FM/AM RDS car stereo. Featuring an array of connections to play digital and analogue music, this is also a Bluetooth handsfree phone kit. With "sophisticated"... Read more

Parrot unveils DF7220 multi-connectivity digital photo frame
Parrot unveils DF7220 multi-connectivity digital photo frame By Amy-Mae Elliott

Parrot has unveiled its new multi-connectivity digital photo frame, the Parrot DF7220. The Parrot DF7220 lets you share more than 300 pictures with its built-in memory and 7-inch diagonal display. The Parrot DF7220 provides multiple digital solutions... Read more

Parrot launches DS1120 wireless stereo speakers
Parrot launches DS1120 wireless stereo speakers By Amy-Mae Elliott

Parrot has launched the Parrot DS1120 an all-new "high-fidelity" set of two wireless stereo hi-fi speakers that work seamlessly with your mobile phone or MP3 player. Packed in compact design, it plays your favourite tracks from any Bluetooth Stereo (A2DP)... Read more

Parrot launches DS3120 Bluetooth home stereo
Parrot launches DS3120 Bluetooth home stereo By Amy-Mae Elliott

Parrot has announced the Parrot DS3120, a home stereo that combines Parrot's wireless music and handsfree calling technology in one unit. Its aim is to let consumers enjoy their music without being tethered to headphones, allowing them to listen to music,... Read more

Parrot Party Bluetooth speaker
4.0 stars Parrot Party Bluetooth speaker By Stuart Miles

Parrot, the makers of all things Bluetooth, are pushing their credentials even harder with the launch of the Parrot Party, a light and compact mobile wireless speaker. But can the sound impress as much as the company's BoomBox? We get listening to find... Read more

Parrot Minikit handsfree speakerphone
4.5 stars Parrot Minikit handsfree speakerphone By Stuart Miles

The Parrot Minikit handsfree speakerphone promises to free your hands so you can do other things; like typing or driving for example ... why what were you thinking? But does it work? We get calling to find out. Fairly bulky compared to offerings from... Read more

Parrot Boombox Hi-Fi speaker system
4.5 stars Parrot Boombox Hi-Fi speaker system By Stuart Miles

With so many mobile phones now focusing on music playback having an speaker set that can only connect to your iPod isn't going to cut it. You want a wirefree option don't you? Parrot, it seems, hears you loud and clear. Not content with settling for its... Read more

Parrot SOUND SYSTEM Bluetooth speakers
4.0 stars Parrot SOUND SYSTEM Bluetooth speakers By Stuart Miles

Parrot, a company that sees Bluetooth as the way of the future, has launched a Bluetooth enabled speaker system that allows you to stream music direct from a Bluetooth mobile phone or device such as a laptop and share the music around the room. With more... Read more

Parrot Driver Bluetooth Headset
3.5 stars Parrot Driver Bluetooth Headset By Stuart Miles

With the "driving with a mobile" ban in its second year and news that vigilantes are taking to the streets slashing tyres of drivers they see on the phone, it's probably about time that if you do want to use your mobile while driving you look at investing... Read more

Parrot Photo Viewer
4.5 stars Parrot Photo Viewer By Stuart Miles

Quick question. How often do you view all those images you take on your digital camera? Once, twice, maybe never? Well Parrot believe it has the answer to helping you view them more with the launch of its Bluetooth Photo Viewer. The small electronic photo... Read more