Parrot MKi9200

When Parrot, who searches for a free speaker with great comfort, for the is the magic word MKi9200. The 199-Euro Car Kit enables the integration of iPhone and iPod and also has good sound quality and a high resolution display.

  1. Parrot MKi9200
  2. Data sheet

However, a display requires additional space in the car. The operation of the car kit via the click-wheel, with the man lurches through the invisible menus.

But don’t worry: The danger of getting lost, is rather low. This is on the one at the sympathetic female voice, which readily provide information on granted us, in which menu item we are at the moment, and on the other hand simple, because uninterrupted menu structure.

It starts with the phone book up to 1500 including pro cell phone contacts. The contacts with text-to-speech synthesized can be choose by voice and call. In our test, it worked without any problems. Alternatively select contacts by hand via the phone book.

At this point the higher price for the display hands-free equipment pays for itself then: who knows its not all contacts, which is in danger, some of it easy to überblättern, because the speech has become unfortunately quite vague.

Sound quality: full and strong

Besides the device offers the only enjoyable listening experience: the phone calls do have fun when it comes to sound quality. So the callers voices in urban sound from the speakers fully and vigorously.

The “French” in the fixed network delivers a similarly pleasing result: clearly and almost without errors, our voices found their way out of the car through the microphone mounted on the sun visor in the listeners of our interlocutors.

Although the most popular highway sign, repealing the speed limit, the Gasfuß inevitably jumped down, the MKi9200 won’t let us: even at 180 km/h in the Ford Fiesta was on the phone’s is still almost as comfortably as on the highway – a more than respectable performance.

Is also respectable what provides the connectivity device for audio accessories: USB, Jack, as well as a port for iPhone and iPod. The USB port is used not only to play music, but also as an interface for updates. A free tool from the Parrot home page the system can be easily updated.

The Parrot MKi9200 with its High – resolution color display offers the most convenient in terms of music playback: so you can also still see the album artwork. And also the operation is child’s play thanks to the large display with its beautifully designed menu surfaces while driving.

Although the 199 euro invoked by Parrot are nothing to sneeze at, but for your money, we get a comfortable hotel that is really watching.

Parrot MKi9200

Manufacturer Parrot
Price €199.00
Rating 416.0 points
Test procedure 1.0

Technical data and test results

Electronics box (W x H x D in cm) 10.3 x 2.2 x 13.6
Mobile holder passive / charging /
Microphone / speaker Ext. /.
own telephone book (number of entries) 1500
Transfer phonebook from phone
Color display
to display SMS read / write /
own volume control
Lighting display / remote control /
automatic call acceptance
Radio mute
Voicemail (voice recorder)
Dictate number / name store (number) / 1500
Select voice dial / name from phonebook /
Read SMS Virgo.
Read the telephone book entries
Helper / keyword detection /
Profile rSAP / handsfree / headset / /
SIM card reader / antenna /
Data interface Bluetooth
Universal micro input / audio output /
Relay / ISO connectors /
Optional: VDA connection