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Philips MC235

Philips MC235
alaScore 77

272 reviews

Oct, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 272 reviews of Philips MC235. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Audio Systems for all reviews. People really like the size and usability. The price and design also get good views, whereas many are negative about the reliability.

design, price, usability, size

reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Audio Systems the Philips MC235 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Philips MC235

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 34 user reviews of Philips MC235 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Audio Systems on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the reliability and size. The usability and price also get good opinions.

design, price, usability, size, reliability

74% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips MC235B/05 Micro HiFi SystemPhilips MC235B/05 Micro HiFi System

Oct, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Philips MC235

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 182 user reviews of Philips MC235 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Audio Systems on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the usability and size. The price and design are also appreciated, whereas there are some negative views about the reliability.

design, price, size, usability

reliability

74% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips MC235B Micro Hi-Fi Shelf System (Black) (Old Version)Philips MC235B Micro Hi-Fi Shelf System (Black) (Old Version)

Oct, 2018

Consumer review (newegg.com)

So far so good

 

My 10 year old son loves it. Everything works as advertised so far. Includes FM and AM antennas and the remote already has batteries

None yet

Dec, 2008

Consumer review (newegg.com)

So far so good

 

My 10 year old son loves it. Everything works as advertised so far. Includes FM and AM antennas and the remote already has batteries.

None yet.

Dec, 2008

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Would NOT recommand to people who are buying this product to listen to AM 1380 or AM 1480

 

Mainly bought this to listen to Radio (AM 1380 or 1480), but, it turned out to be lousy, with background sounds.

Sound quality is good. shipped fast to me.

AM radio reception sucks

Nov, 2008

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Would NOT recommand to people who are buying this product to listen to AM 1380 or AM 1480

 

Mainly bought this to listen to Radio (AM 1380 or 1480), but, it turned out to be lousy, with background sounds.

Sound quality is good ; shipped fast to me

AM radio reception sucks

Nov, 2008

Consumer review (audioreview.com)

Philips MC235B Mini Audio System Mini Systems

 

I've had this for several years and am surprised by the sound quality considering the very low cost of this product. It's a really nice looking little unit and very portable as well as being wall mounted.

Jul, 2013

Consumer review (reviewstream.com)

Phillips wall mountable stereo Shelf System MC235B

 

The Phillips wall mountable stereo Shelf System MC235B was a gift from my husband for my birthday last year and I'm just now actually doing something with it. I know it may sound silly but that is the truth. I haven't done anything with

Jan, 2010

Consumer review (ciao.com)

Well enjoy my Philips MC 235 Micro system

 

To start with I do not have this system at my home. But it was there in my office. I used to use it regularly so here am I telling you about it. First of all, it is a very affordable unit as it not expensive. The built is alos quiet slim so it didn't...

Super beautiful good Products

Heavier weight

Mar, 2009

Consumer review (ciao.com)

Philips MC 235 Micro system, the trendiest looking for Audio

 

This Audio has the trendiest looking for Audio. The design of this audio, is so great. It's so slim, just like the LCD plasma, we can hang it in the wall or place it on the small cabinet, and it doesn't need so much space to place it. and The color...

This audio you will not regret

no

Feb, 2009

Consumer review (ciao.com)

A great audio system from Philips

 

It is a very cool looking audio system from Philips,and the design is pretty sleek,and it is a flat kind of design.The sound quality of this player is very good,and it can easily fit in any place in the room.It is a micro system,so don't expect some...

Sound quality,design,price

None

Nov, 2008

Consumer review (ciao.com)

Philips MC 235 Micro system

 

To start with I do not have this system at my home. But it was there in my office. I used to use it regularly so here am I telling you about it. First of all, it is a very affordable unit as it not expensive. The built is alos quiet slim so it didn't...

affordable, sound quality

it hangs sometimes

Nov, 2008

Product Specifications

Trendy and progressive, unique innovation and style appeals to you. And so will the vividly chic MC235B with dynamic sound performance packed in a sleek design that can also be wall mounted.

Amplifier

Output Power / Total:10Watt

Audio Input

Type: None

Audio Output

Product Type: None

Audio System

Components:Main unit / Speaker system
Functions (KA):CD player / Radio/Radio / CD player
Sound Effects:Dynamic Bass Boost (DBB)
Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Subcategory (KA):Audio systems, radios, karaoke
Type:Micro system

Cassette System

Type: None

CD System

Media Load Type:Vertical
Playback Modes:All tracks repeat / One track repeat / Program play / Random play / shuffle/Program play / Random play / shuffle / All tracks repeat / One track repeat
Type:CD player

Connectors

Headphone Jack: Yes

Design

Cassette deck: No
Color of product:Black / Black, Silver / Grey, Silver
Disc loading type:Front / Front disc loader
Loader type:Motorised, Front
Motorized disc loader:Y
Number of decks:1
Number of Discs:1
Number of disks:1
Number of optical discs:1
Optical disc player:Y
Type:Micro set

Display

Backlight color:Blue
Backlight display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display Type:LCD

DVD

Type: None

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50 / 60
AC input voltage:120 / 220-240
Power Source:AC

Ergonomics

Alarm function: Yes
Integrated clock: Yes
Programmable tracks:20
Remote controlled: Yes
Remotely operated:Y
Sleep Timer: Yes
Wall mountable: Yes

Header

Country Kits:Canada / United States
Manufacturer:Philips
Model:235/235B
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Philips MC

MD System

Type: None

Miscellaneous

Refurbished:Refurbished

Multimedia

Bass reflex:Y / Yes
Frequency range:63 - 16000
Impedance:4
Karaoke: No
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
Peak Music Power Output (PMPO):400
RMS rated power:10 / 2 / 5
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):62
Speaker type:2-Way
Woofer Diameter:2.99 / 3
Woofer Size:3

Networking

Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi: No

Other Features

Additional accessories:Screws for wall mounting x2, AM/FM Antenna
Alarms: Yes
Antenna Type:FM, MW
Auto digital tuning: Yes
CD-R playback: Yes
CD-RW playback: Yes
Clock function: Yes
Dimensions (WxDxH):9.84 x 3.78 x 9.65
DVD Audio playback: No
I/O ports:FM Antenna\nMW Antenna
Main speaker:3"
Media types supported:CD/CD-R/CD-RW
Network integrated ports:3.5mm stereo line in
Output Power:20 / 2x10W
Power Requirements:220 - 240V, 50Hz / 220-240V 50Hz
Remote Control Type:23-key / 23-key with battery
Set width:9.84

Other features

Sound enhancement technology:DigitalSoundControl, DynamicBassBoost

Packaging Content

AM antenna: Yes
Cables included:AC
FM antenna: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

Card reader integrated: No
Channels quantity:40
Disc types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW / CD, CD-ROM, CD-RW
Hi-Fi:Y
MP3 playback:No / Yes
Playback disc formats:CD audio
Playback mode:Program, Repeat, Shuffle / Repeat, Shuffle
Playback Modes:Program, Repeat, Shuffle / Repeat, Shuffle

Ports & interfaces

Apple Docking:N
Apple docking compatibility: No
AUX in: Yes
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
Line-in: Yes
USB port:N

Power

AC input frequency:50 / 60
AC input voltage:120 / 220-240
Power consumption (standby):4
Power Source:AC

Radio

FM band range:87.5 - 108
MW band range:531 - 1602
Preset stations quantity:40
Supported bands:FM, MW
Supported radio bands:FM,MW
Tuner Bands:AM/FM
Tuner enhancements:Auto scan, Auto tuning / Auto Store / Auto store, Auto tuning
Tuner Type:Digital
Tuner Type:Digital

Remote Control

Type:Remote control

Turntable

Type: None

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:3.78
Front speaker depth:3.54
Front speaker height:9.65
Front speaker width:6.54
Height:9.65
Main speaker depth:3.54
Main speaker height:9.65
Main speaker width:6.54
Package depth:11.8
Package height:12.3
Package weight:11.7
Package width:12.9 / 13
Width:9.84