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Philips HTS 3357

Philips HTS 3357
alaScore 80

71 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 71 reviews of Philips HTS 3357. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the size and design. The usability and price are also appreciated.

price, usability, design, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Philips HTS 3357 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 41 user reviews of Philips HTS 3357 from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on People really like the size and design. The usability and price are also appreciated.

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88% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

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Sep, 2018

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Nice Home Theatre System


I bought this Philips HTS3357 5.1 home cinema system yesterday and I am happy for it. Sound quality is excellent and the installat...

Sep, 2007

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Great picture but sound problems


This Philips HTS3357 home cinema system has a really good picture, upscaled nicely onto my panasonic plasma. However, the front a...

Sep, 2007

Product Specifications


Audio formats supported:MP3, WMA
Audio output channels:5.1
Audio system:Dolby Digital, Dolby Prologic II, DTS, Stereo
Equalizer: Yes
MP3 bit rates:32 - 256
RMS rated power:300, 600
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):65

Center speaker

Center speaker frequency range:150 - 20000
Center speaker impedance:6
Center speaker type:3-Way

Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):1

Management Features

Handheld remote control: Yes

Optical Drive

Optical disc player type:DVD Player

Other Features

Center speaker driver diameter:1
Centre speaker driver size:1
Front speaker weight:1.37
HDMI ports quantity:1
Media types supported:CD-R/RW\nDVD+R/+RW\nDVD-R/-RW\nAudio CD\nDVD+R/+RW\nDVD-R/-RW\nCD-R/RW\nDVD-Video\nDVD+R/+RW\nDVD-R/-RW\nVideo CD/SVCD\nCD-R/CD-RW
Package depth:16.5 / 18.5
Package height:18.5
Package width:36.4
Picture enhancement:Flip photos\nRotate\nZoom\nSlideshow with music playback\nHigh Def (720p, 1080i)\nProgressive Scan
Power Requirements:50Hz, 230V
Rear speaker depth:2.89
Rear speaker height:46.6
Rear speaker width:3.74
Satellite speaker driver size:3
Set weight:8.91
Set width:17.1

Other features

Satellite speaker driver diameter:3

Packaging Content

Additional accessories:Remote Control\n2 x AAA Batteries\nScart Cable\nMP3 Line-in cable\nFM antenna\nAM antenna\nQuick start guide\nUser Manual\nWorld Wide Warranty leaflet

Packaging Data

Package depth:16.5 / 18.5
Package dimensions (WxDxH):36.4 x 18.5 x 18.5
Package height:18.5
Package weight:50
Package width:36.4

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite video out:1
Digital audio coaxial in:1
FM antenna: Yes
Front / Side connections:USB
Headphone outputs:1
I/O ports:AM/MW Antenna\nAUX in\nComposite video (CVBS) output\nDigital coaxial in\nEasy-Fit speaker connectors\nHDMI output\nS-Video out\nComponent Video output\nFM Antenna\nScart
MW antenna: Yes
S-Video out:1
S-Video outputs quantity:1
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB ports quantity:1
USB version:2.0


Power consumption (standby):1


Preset stations quantity:40
Supported bands:FM, MW
Supported radio bands:FM,MW

Satellite speakers

Number of satellite speakers:2
Satellite speaker frequency range:150 - 20000
Satellite speaker impedance:3
Satellite speakers RMS power:75


Subwoofer driver diameter (imperial):6.5
Subwoofer driver size:6.5
Subwoofer frequency range:40 - 150
Subwoofer impedance:6
Subwoofer RMS power:150
Subwoofer type:Passive

Technical Details

Frequency range:150 - 18000
Image formats supported:JPEG


Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL
Video compression format:MPEG1, MPEG2
Video formats supported:MPEG1,MPEG2

Weight & Dimensions

Center speaker dimensions (WxDxH):17.1 x 2.64 x 3.68 / 3.68 x 2.64 x 17.1
Center speaker weight:2.82
Dimensions rear speaker (W x D x H):3.74 x 2.89 x 46.6
Front speaker dimensions (WxDxH):3.76 x 2.95 x 7.8 / 7.8 x 2.95 x 3.76
Front speaker weight:21.9
Rear speaker weight:7.65
Subwoofer dimensions (WxDxH):14 x 14.6 x 6.28 / 6.28 x 14.6 x 14
Subwoofer weight:10.5