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Philips HTS3357

Philips HTS3357
alaScore 78

139 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 139 reviews of Philips HTS3357. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and size. The price and usability also get good opinions, but there are some critical opinions about the reliability.

usability, price, size, design

reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Philips HTS3357 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Philips HTS3357

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 43 user reviews of Philips HTS3357 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on Amazon.co.uk. Comments about the design and size are generally positive. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably, but there are some critical reviews about the reliability.

usability, price, size, design

reliability

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

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Sep, 2018

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips HTS3357

 

easy to set up very happy with the product

none

Nov, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips HTS3357

 

Very Loud. Not even needed to test it to the maximum level.

None as yet.

Nov, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips HTS3357

 

brilliant sound easily used with television so you can watch not only dvds but use it with sky and computer consoles

none

Oct, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips HTS3357

 

Great piece of kit for the money. Simple to set up and use. Looks good.

Setting up the sound to maximise the speakers can be fiddley.

Oct, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips HTS3357

 

its loud next door hate it. which is what i wanted.

nothing its great for the money.

Sep, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips HTS3357

 

Excellent value for money if it was 1080p upscaling it would easy warrant 10/10 overall. Very happy with the product.

1080i

Aug, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips HTS3357

 

freezes on playing dvd's

Aug, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips HTS3357

 

The system is easy to set up and to use. This type of dvd player always comes in handy with the usb slot. Plenty of volume capability.

Not come across any as of yet.

Aug, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips HTS3357

 

Great value for money spent. Recommended!

Aug, 2008

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Philips HTS3357

 

we have always liked philips we have had philips before that is why we chose again.

none as yet

Aug, 2008

Product Specifications

Audio

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
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):65

Center speaker

Center speaker frequency range:150 - 20 / 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 depth:2.64
Center speaker driver diameter:1
Center speaker height:3.68
Center speaker width:17.1
Centre speaker driver size:1
Depth:12.2
Front speaker depth:2.95
Front speaker height:7.8
Front speaker weight:1.37
Front speaker width:3.76
HDMI ports quantity:1
Height:2.17
Package depth:16.5 / 18.5
Package height:18.5
Package width:36.4
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:0.143 / 8.91
Set width:17.1
Subwoofer depth:14.6
Subwoofer height:14
Subwoofer width:6.26
Weight:0.143 / 8.91
Width:17.1

Other features

Satellite speaker driver diameter:3

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:0.801 / 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
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

Power consumption (standby):1

Radio

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 - 20 / 150 - 20000
Satellite speaker impedance:3
Satellite speakers RMS power:75

Subwoofer

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

Video

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:0.0452 / 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:0.0219 / 21.9
Rear speaker weight:0.122 / 7.65
Subwoofer dimensions (WxDxH):14 x 14.6 x 6.28 / 6.28 x 14.6 x 14
Subwoofer weight:0.169 / 10.5