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Philips SHP2500

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1095 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the bass quality and usability. The comfort and value for money also get good views. Some have doubts about the soundstage and reliability.

sound, value for money, comfort, usability, bass quality

reliability, soundstage

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Philips SHP2500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Philips SHP2500 TV Headset


It's just the kind of thing you need during nights, especially on weekends when the racket's died down and there's pin-drop silence. This is when you get a kick of Prozac in your system and want to watch that late-night movie, or surf the rubbish shown...

While the SHP2500 isn't really a solution for music, you would still find solace in the output. Still, I would have liked to see a cable winder, for six meters is a LOT. The device costs Rs 750 and comes with a 1 year warranty, so it's totally VFM. But...

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Amazon review summary for Philips SHP2500


alaTest has collected and analyzed 366 user reviews of Philips SHP2500 from The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on

value for money, sound, comfort, bass quality, portability

83% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips SHP2500/37 Full Size Headphone with Volume ControlPhilips HP170 Full-Size Headphones (Discontinued by Manufacturer)

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Great sound but big


The bass and tone are great....I know they are big but they cover the whole ear and just has good sound for the money....I have 89 dollar ones and this one has better sound then the 89 dollar ones....And you don't hardly hear any backround noise...


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Finally, headphones that don't hurt my ears! ”


I listen to a lot of music on my laptop, but the headphones that came with my MP3 player hurt my ears, so I borrowed my husband's

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Unbelievable sound and comfort for a hot price! I don't know why you would pay more. I'm very happy with my purchase

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I recently purchased these headphones, they were inexpensive and with the philips brand name i thought it was a good deal, and when i used them i heard FANTASTIC sound ... coming from only one of the earcups, these are comfortable headphones they fit...

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Great Sound!!!


I bought this item last night for my TV, but unfortunately I needed to buy an adapter for it to connect to my TV. I decided to just return them and go wireless. While I had them the sound was GREAT it had GREAT base and no static. Extra long cord makes...

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Fabulous for the price!


These headphones are more comfortable than they look and provide decent sound--and they do it for a ridiculously affordable price. I purchased these for my husband who likes to listen to music and ballgames on his computer and he loves them. He was put...

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terrible choice


almost all bass, muddy muddy bass, and absolutely no treble. i bought this in order to have a can for producing but this is absolutely the worst purchase i have ever made. the only redeeming quality of this product is the comfort of it. that is IT

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Incredible Sound from Budget Headphones


The Philips SHP2500 is a full sized, budget priced headphone. On the packaging, it is labeled as "Stereo TV headphones". It features an extra long 20 ft straight cable with 3.5mm stereo plug, in-line volume control, powerful bass response, and a 3.5mm...

Long 20 ft cord, volume control, excellent sound, lightweight, comfortable, low price

Virtually no external noise isolation, creaky plastic construction

Product Specifications

These full size headphones for HiFi and TV entertainment feature an acoustic reflector for enhanced bass performance. PRODUCT FEATURES: The whole ear is covered to optimize sound quality; Comfort is enhanced for long-term use; A 6m long cable means you can sit where you like; In line control that simplifies volume adjustment.

Audio Output

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Headphones Form Factor:Ear-cup
Headphones Type:Binaural
Product Type:Headphones
Response Bandwidth:12 - 22000Hz/15 - 22000Hz
Sound Output Mode:Stereo

Audio System

Recommended Use:Home audio system / TV


Country Kits:United States
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Philips/Philips SBCH

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