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Philips MCM233

Philips MCM233
alaScore 81

347 reviews

Mar, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 347 reviews of Philips MCM233. 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. Comments about the reliability and price are overall positive. The size and design are also mentioned favorably.

usability, design, size, price, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Audio Systems the Philips MCM233 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of Philips MCM233 from The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Audio Systems on People are impressed by the size. The design is also appreciated, whereas many are less positive about the reliability.

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This summary is based on the products: Philips MCM233 Home Audio SystemPhilips MCM233 Home Audio System

Mar, 2018

Product Specifications


Cassette deck:N / No
Color of product:Black
Disc loading type:Front / Front disc loader
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:Home audio micro system / Micro set


Display Type:LCD
ID3 Tag display: Yes

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50 / 50/60
AC input voltage:100-240 / 220-240
Power consumption (standby):1
Power Source:AC


Alarm function:Y / Yes
Equalizer: Yes
Integrated clock: Yes
Programmable tracks:20
Sleep Timer: Yes
Volume Control:Digital
Wall mountable:Y


Bass reflex:Y / Yes
Karaoke: No
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:2 / 20
Subwoofer driver diameter (imperial):3
Subwoofer driver size:3
Woofer Diameter:2.99 / 3
Woofer Size:3


Wi-Fi:N / No

Other Features

Auto digital tuning: Yes
CD-R playback: Yes
CD-RW playback: Yes
Clock function:Y
DVD Audio playback: No
Media types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW, MP3-CD, WMA-CD, USB flash drive
Number of built-in speakers:2
Set width:22.2
USB direct modes:Fast Backward, Fast Forward, Play/Pause, Previous/Next, Program Play, Repeat, Shuffle, Stop / Previous/Next, Program Play, Repeat, Stop

Other features

Sound enhancement technology:Dynamic Bass Boost, digital sound control

Packaging Content

FM antenna:Y
Handheld remote control:Y / Yes
Manual:Y / Yes
Quick start guide:Y / Yes


Audio formats supported:MP3, WMA / MP3,WMA
Card reader integrated:N / No
Channels quantity:20
Disc types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW / CD,CD-R,CD-RW
MP3 playback:Y / Yes
Playback disc formats:CD audio
Playback mode:Fast backward, Fast forward, Next, Previous, Repeat, Repeat all, Repeat one, Shuffle
Playback Modes:Fast backward, Fast forward, Next, Previous, Repeat, Repeat all, Repeat one, Shuffle / Fast Backward, Fast forward, Next, Program, Repeat all, Repeat one, Shuffle
USB direct playback:Y / Yes

Ports & interfaces

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


AC input frequency:50 / 50/60
AC input voltage:100-240 / 110-240 / 220-240
Power consumption (standby):1
Power consumption (typical):25
Power Source:AC


Preset stations quantity:20
Radio Data System (RDS): Yes
Supported bands:FM
Supported radio bands:FM
Tuner enhancements:Auto Store / Auto store, Auto tuning
Tuner Type:Digital

Technical Details

Gross weight:5500

Weight & Dimensions

Gross weight:12.1
Main unit dimensions (WxDxH):22.2 x 4.07 x 9.65
Package depth:6.5
Package dimensions (WxDxH):24.4 x 6.5 x 9.84
Package height:9.84
Package weight:12.1
Package width:24.4