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Philips HTS9520

Philips HTS9520
alaScore 86

163 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 163 reviews of Philips HTS9520. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and size. The price and design are also mentioned favorably.

usability, design, price, size, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Philips HTS9520 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Philips HTS9520


Key to Philips' HTS 9520 are its novel satellite speakers, each comprising multiple drivers. The lower cabinet features two side-firing units which act as dipoles while the top cabinet utilises a conventional bass/treble arrangement. These are driven...

Jun, 2010

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Philips HTS9520 Blu Ray 5.1 Home Theatre System


awesome price for this product in flipkart and great service from flipkart. we recomend this site 100%. we r fully satisfied with the delivery of this product from flipkart. It's completely sealed product. We love philips products. we got this product...

Sep, 2012

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:Dolby Digital 5.1,Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby Surround,Dolby TrueHD,DTS / Dolby Digital 5.1,Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby TrueHD,DTS 96/24,DTS-HD,DTS-HD Master Audio
Audio formats supported:MP3, WAV, WMA
Audio output channels:5.1
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Surround, Dolby TrueHD, DTS / Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS 96/24, DTS-HD, DTS-HD Master Audio
Equalizer: Yes
MP3 bit rates:112 - 320 / 12 - 320
RMS rated power:100, 800 / 800
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):65
Sound enhancement:
Sound enhancement technology:Y
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):30
WMA bit rates:48 - 192

Center speaker

Center speaker frequency range:150 - 20000
Center speaker impedance:4

Disk Drive

Built-in hard drive: No

Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):0.22

Hard Drive

Built-in hard drive:N

Management Features

Handheld remote control: Yes


Wi-Fi: Yes

Optical Drive

Disc types supported:BD, BD-R, BD-RE, CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW / BD, BD-R, CD, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW
Optical disc player type:Blu-ray Player / DVD Player
Playback disc formats:SVCD, VCD

Other Features

Center speaker depth:4.61
Center speaker dimensions (WxHxD):17.1 x 3.35 x 4.37
Center speaker driver diameter:1
Center speaker height:3.35
Center speaker width:17.1
Centre speaker dimensions (WxHxD):17.1 x 3.35 x 4.37
Centre speaker driver size:1
Channels quantity: / 40
Front speaker depth:4.61
Front speaker height:9.72
Front speaker weight:2.58 / 2579.4
Front speaker width:3.9
HDMI ports quantity:1
Media types supported:CD, CD-R/RW, DVD+R/+RW, DVD+R/-R DL, DVD-R/-RW, MP3-CD, USB, WMA-CD
Package depth:15.7
Package height:21.8
Package width:22
Rear speaker depth:4.61
Rear speaker height:9.72
Rear speaker width:3.9
Satellite speaker driver size:2
Set weight:0.148 / 0.159
Set width:17.2
Subwoofer depth:13.5
Subwoofer dimensions (WxHxD):7.72 x 15.6 x 13.5
Subwoofer height:15.9
Subwoofer width:7.68
Weight:0.148 / 9.26

Other features

Satellite speaker driver diameter:2

Packaging Data

Package depth:15.7
Package dimensions (WxDxH):22 x 15.7 x 21.8 / 22 x 21.8 x 15.7
Package height:21.8
Package weight:0.829 / 51.8
Package width:22

Ports & interfaces

AUX in: Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite video out:1
Digital audio coaxial in:1
Digital audio optical in:1
FM antenna: Yes
HDMI out:1
Number of HDMI outputs:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB ports quantity:1
USB version:2.0


Power consumption (standby):0.22


FM radio: Yes
Radio Data System (RDS): Yes
RDS features:
Supported bands: / FM
Supported radio bands:FM

Satellite speakers

Satellite speaker frequency range:150 - 20000
Satellite speaker impedance:6 / 8


Subwoofer driver diameter (imperial):1
Subwoofer driver size:1
Subwoofer frequency range:20 - 150
Subwoofer impedance:4
Subwoofer type:Passive
Wireless subwoofer: No

Technical Details

Apple docking compatibility:iPhone, iPod
Color of product:Black / Black, Silver
Image formats supported:GIF
Karaoke: No
Playback disc types:
Video compression formats:

TV Tuner

TV tuner integrated: No


3D compatibility: No
Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL
Video compression format:AVCHD, DIVX, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, WMV / AVCHD, MPEG4, WMV
Video formats supported:AVCHD,DIVX,MPEG1,MPEG2,MPEG4,WMV / AVCHD,MPEG4,WMV

Weight & Dimensions

Center speaker dimensions (WxDxH):17.1 x 4.37 x 3.35 / 3.35 x 4.37 x 17.1 / 3.35 x 4.61 x 17.1
Center speaker weight:0.0589 / 3.68
Front speaker dimensions (WxDxH):3.9 x 4.61 x 9.72 / 9.72 x 4.61 x 3.9
Front speaker weight:0.0413 / 2.58
Main unit dimensions (WxDxH):17.2 x 13.5 x 2.95
Main unit weight:0.159 / 9.92
Rear speaker weight:0.0413 / 2.58
Subwoofer dimensions (WxDxH):15.6 x 13.5 x 7.72 / 15.9 x 13.5 x 7.68 / 7.72 x 13.5 x 15.6
Subwoofer weight:0.226 / 14.1