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Philips DCM3020

Philips DCM3020
alaScore 82

538 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 538 reviews of Philips DCM3020. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Audio Systems for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the size and design. The usability and price also get good views, whereas there are some less positive opinions about the reliability.

price, usability, design, size

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Audio Systems the Philips DCM3020 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Philips DCM3020

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 user reviews of Philips DCM3020 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Audio Systems on Amazon.co.uk. Comments about the reliability and size are on the whole positive. The price and design are also appreciated.

usability, design, price, size, reliability

73% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips DCM3020/05 Micro Music System with Dock for iPad/iPhone/iPodPhilips DCM3020/05 Micro Music System with Dock for iPad/iPhone/iPod

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: Nathan (reevoo.com)

Philips DCM3020

 

Delivers great sound and surprisingly deep bass considering it doesn't use a separate subwoofer. Was bought as a birthday present and worked great at the party, it's now used as a set of PC speakers through the aux input and sounds great with games and...

For this price, none.

May, 2013

Consumer review by: John (reevoo.com)

Philips DCM3020

 

Dim front panel led's.

May, 2013

Consumer review by: Marcus Dibb (productreview.com.au)

Disappointing sound with and without supplied speakers

 

I purchased one of these systems whilst I was moving house. The iPod docking facility is very handy and it also supports having my iPad plugged into it. The amplifier claims to be of a decent output at 60 watts per channel and ought to be able to drive...

Cheap for what it does, iPod dock works well,

Can't stand to listen to listen to it with the supplied speakers.

May, 2013

Consumer review by: Paul (reevoo.com)

Philips DCM3020

 

Bought this Philips DCM3020 Micro system primarily for it's iPhone and USB connectivity for use in my Kitchen as a replacement for an ageing Aiwa XR-M78EZ which i used to connect my iPhone and MP3 players via an auxillary phono lead. (Old style i know,...

A big mistake me thinks, as the advertised powerfull base is only acheivable at loud volumes and definietly not from the radio or CD, but only from a good source.ie high bitrate MP3's. Don't get me wrong, the base at high volume is good, but not what i...

May, 2013

Consumer review by: Nathan (reevoo.com)

Philips DCM3020

 

Delivers great sound and surprisingly deep bass considering it doesn't use a separate subwoofer. Was bought as a birthday present and worked great at the party, it's now used as a set of PC speakers through the aux input and sounds great with games and...

For this price, none

Apr, 2013

Consumer review by: John (reevoo.com)

Philips DCM3020

 

Dim front panel led's

Apr, 2013

Consumer review by: Paul (reevoo.com)

Philips DCM3020

 

Bought this Philips DCM3020 Micro system primarily for it's iPhone and USB connectivity for use in my Kitchen as a replacement for an ageing Aiwa XR-M78EZ which i used to connect my iPhone and MP3 players via an auxillary phono lead. (Old style i know,...

A big mistake me thinks, as the advertised powerfull base is only acheivable at loud volumes and definietly not from the radio or CD, but only from a good source.ie high bitrate MP3's ; Don't get me wrong, the base at high volume is good, but not what...

Apr, 2013

Consumer review by: NIKITASGOLD (play.com)

Warning!!!

 

this is a nice looking unit problems:awful speaker cable far too short strange looking connectors no way of extending!! usb only plays for around 50 mins then turns unit off ipod/iphone dock flap has mind of its own opens and closes only when it wants...

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: sofawizard (argos.co.uk)

great value

 

ok lets be honest its not a proper hifi but it isnt a terible buy sounds good and clear it wont upset her next door tho its not to powerfull base is ok but wont shake the house my only grumble is the ipod dock feels a bit flimsy so be carefull how you...

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: James (argos.co.uk)

Philips DCM3020/05 CD Micro Hi-Fi System with Dock - Black

 

it does its job but nothing special

Nov, 2012

Product Specifications

Design

Cassette deck: No
CD changer: No
Color of product:Black
Disc loading type:Tray disc loader
Loader type:Motorised, Tray
Motorized disc loader:Y
Number of Discs:1
Number of disks:1
Number of optical discs:1
Optical disc player:Y
Type:Micro set

Display

Display:VFD
Display Type:VFD
ID3 Tag display: Yes

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50
AC input voltage:220-240
Power Source:AC

Ergonomics

Alarm function: Yes
Bass adjustment: Yes
Integrated clock: Yes
Programmable tracks:20
Volume Control:Digital

Multimedia

Bass reflex: Yes
Karaoke: No
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:120
Speaker type:2-Way

Networking

Wi-Fi: No

Other Features

Alarms: Yes
Auto digital tuning: Yes
Clock function: Yes
Speaker depth:9.06
Speaker height:12
Speaker width:5.47
USB direct modes:Fast Backward, Fast Forward, Play/Pause, Previous/Next, Program Play, Repeat, Shuffle, Stop

Other features

iPod/iPhone charge:Y
Sound enhancement technology:Dynamic Bass Boost, wOOx

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC / AC, Audio (3.5mm) / Audio (3.5mm)
FM antenna: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

Audio formats supported:MP3, WMA
Card reader integrated: No
Compatible memory cards: No
Disc types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW
MP3 playback: Yes
Playback disc formats:CD audio
Playback mode:Fast backward, Fast forward, Next, Previous, Program, Repeat all, Repeat folder, Repeat one, Shuffle / Fast forward, Fast reverse, Next, Repeat, Repeat all, Repeat one, Shuffle / Fast forward, Next, Previous, Program, Repeat all, Repeat folder, Repeat one, Shuffle / Fast, Fast forward, Fast reverse, Repeat, Repeat all, Repeat one, Shuffle
Playback Modes:Fast backward, Fast forward, Next, Previous, Program, Repeat all, Repeat folder, Repeat one, Shuffle / Fast forward, Fast reverse, Next, Repeat, Repeat all, Repeat one, Shuffle / Fast forward, Next, Previous, Program, Repeat all, Repeat folder, Repeat one, Shuffle / Fast, Fast forward, Fast reverse, Repeat, Repeat all, Repeat one, Shuffle
USB direct playback: Yes
Video recording: No

Ports & interfaces

Apple docking compatibility:19 x 20.1 x 6.97 / iPad, iPhone, iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPod Nano 1, iPod Nano 2, iPod Nano 3, iPod Nano 4, iPod Nano 5, iPod Nano 6, iPod Touch 1, iPod Touch 2, iPod Touch 3, iPod Touch 4, iPod Touch 5 / iPad, iPhone, iPod
Audio (L,R) out:1
AUX in: Yes
DC-in jack: Yes
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
Line-in: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB port:Y

Power

AC input frequency:50
AC input voltage:220-240
Power Source:AC

Radio

Preset stations quantity:20
Radio Data System (RDS): Yes
RDS features:PS, PTY, RT
Supported bands:FM
Supported radio bands:FM
Tuner enhancements:Auto Store
Tuner Type:Digital

Storage

Built-in hard drive: No

Technical Details

Power cord included: Yes
Tweeter: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:9.06
Height:5.55
Main speaker depth:9.06
Main speaker height:12
Main speaker width:5.47
Net weight:16.1
Package depth:10.9
Package dimensions (WxDxH):20.2 x 10.9 x 13.6
Package height:13.6
Package weight:19
Package width:20.2
Weight:16.1
Width:9.06