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Philips MCB240

Philips MCB240
alaScore 77

43 reviews

Oct, 2018

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 43 reviews of Philips MCB240. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Audio Systems for all reviews. People are impressed by the design and price.

price, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Audio Systems the Philips MCB240 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 MCB240

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Philips MCB240 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Audio Systems on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the design. The price is also mentioned favorably.

price, design

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips MCB240/25 MP3 Micro Hi Fi SystemPhilips MCB240/25 MP3 Micro Hi Fi System

Oct, 2018

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips MCB240

 

Slimline, modern design, wall-mountable, aux port for turntables or cassette decks. Excellent reception

Flimsy remote

Aug, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips MCB240

 

Excellent DAB and FM reception

Can be a bit fussy with some home recorded discs that play properly in other much older equipment. MP3 playback is a good feature.

Aug, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips MCB240

 

easy to use

speakers too big

Aug, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips MCB240

 

Excelent value fou such a good sounding system. Looks cool to

Digital radio a little fuzzy on some signals

Aug, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips MCB240

 

Design is great, in particular the sliding CD draw looks really good, high sound quality for small speakers stays clear in low and high levels,wall mounting option is great for saving shelf space, DAB Radio and FM makes it future proof. Light weight...

Remote sometimes unresponsive, small display screen makes it difficult to read at distance

Jul, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips MCB240

 

Compact,easily fitted on the wall, easy to set up and use, attractive to the eye, DAB radio as well as FM and CD player. Exactly what I wanted. I bought this for my 10 year old son and he is delighted.

The sound isn't the best ever,but it is still pretty good and well listenable. It wouldn't put me off buying it and I think you'd need to spend a lot more money to get a better sound.

Jun, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips MCB240

 

Style, ease of use, sound quality

Too may wires for single point wall hanging

May, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips MCB240

 

Quality of sound,

Clock to small, instructions for sleep and timer not easy to understand

May, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips MCB240

 

Has a good sound to it and when Vol turned to max the sound doesn't distort!

The DAB radio sometimes goes out of tune but soon sorts itself out

May, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips MCB240

 

Easy to use. Nice looking. Good value.

None really.

May, 2008

Product Specifications

Design

Cassette deck: No
Color of product:Silver
Disc loading type:Front
Loader type:Motorised, Front
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

Backlight color:White
Backlight display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display Type:LCD
ID3 Tag display: Yes

Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):1
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

Multimedia

Bass reflex: Yes
Karaoke: No
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:10 / 20
Speaker type:2-Way
Woofer Diameter:3
Woofer Size:3

Networking

Wi-Fi: No

Packaging Content

Handheld remote control: Yes

Performance

Audio formats supported:MP3
Card reader integrated: No
Disc types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW / CD, CD-ROM, CD-RW
MP3 playback: Yes
Playback disc formats:CD audio
Playback mode:Program, Repeat, Repeat all, Repeat one, Shuffle / Repeat, Repeat all, Repeat one, Shuffle
Playback Modes:Program, Repeat, Repeat all, Repeat one, Shuffle / Repeat, Repeat all, Repeat one, Shuffle

Ports & interfaces

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

Power

Power consumption (standby):1
Power Source:AC

Radio

Preset stations quantity:40
Radio Data System (RDS): Yes
RDS features:RT, TP
Supported bands:DAB, FM / FM
Supported radio bands:DAB,FM / FM
Tuner enhancements:Auto Store / Auto store, Auto tuning
Tuner Type:Digital

Storage

Storage media type: No

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 / 11.9
Package height:12.3
Package weight:12.3
Package width:13
Width:9.84