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Philips HTS5520

Philips HTS5520
alaScore 78

87 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 87 reviews of Philips HTS5520. 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 design and price. The reliability and size also get good opinions.

usability, size, reliability, price, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Philips HTS5520 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Philips HTS5520 from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on Reviewers really like the price and design. The size and reliability also get good views.

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Good One


I bought this home theater and it is pretty good. The sound quality is awesome and the options are great. The only negative aspect is it blanks few seconds even when you change sound mode. Good for this price.

Mar, 2012

Product Specifications


Audio decoders:Dolby Digital 5.1,DTS,DTS 96/24
Audio formats supported:MP3, WMA
Audio output channels:5.1
Audio system:Stereo
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS, DTS 96/24
Equalizer: Yes
Frequency response CD:20 - 20000
Frequency response DVD:20 - 20000
MP3 bit rates:32 - 320
RMS rated power:800
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):65
Sound enhancement:
Sound enhancement technology:Y
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):30

Center speaker

Center speaker frequency range:150 - 20000
Center speaker impedance:3 / 4
Center speaker RMS power:200
Center speaker woofer diameter (imperial):3
Center speaker woofer size:3

Disk Drive

Built-in hard drive: No



Energy Management

AC input frequency:50
AC input voltage:220-240
Power consumption (standby):0.9
Power consumption (typical):150 / 200

Hard Drive

Built-in hard drive:N

Management Features

Handheld remote control: Yes


Wi-Fi: No

Optical Drive

Disc types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R
Number of Discs:1
Number of disks:1
Number of optical discs:1
Optical disc player type:DVD Player
Playback disc formats:CD audio, CD video, SVCD, VCD

Other Features

Center speaker dimensions (WxHxD):11 x 3.74 x 3.62
Center speaker driver diameter:2
Centre speaker dimensions (WxHxD):11 x 3.74 x 3.62
Centre speaker driver size:2
Channels quantity: / 40
Front speaker weight:2.2
HDMI ports quantity:1
Power Requirements:220-240V, 50Hz
Set width:17.1
Subwoofer dimensions (WxHxD):4.83 x 12.1 x 14.5
Surround speaker weight:23.3
Volume Control:

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC, AV
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: / Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Packaging Data

Package dimensions (WxDxH):15.4 x 15.6 x 22.2 / 15.7 x 22.2 x 18.5
Package weight:0.54 / 33.7 / 37.5

Ports & interfaces

AUX in: Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite video out:1
Digital audio coaxial in:1
FM antenna: Yes
HDMI out:1
HDMI version:1.3
Number of HDMI outputs:1
SCART ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB ports quantity:1
USB version:2.0


AC input frequency:50
AC input voltage:220-240
Power consumption (standby):0.9
Power consumption (typical):150 / 200


FM radio: Yes
Preset stations quantity:40
RDS features:
Supported bands: / FM
Supported radio bands:FM

Satellite speakers

Number of satellite speakers:4
Satellite speaker frequency range:150 - 20000
Satellite speaker impedance:4 / 8
Satellite speaker woofer diameter (imperial):3
Satellite speaker woofer size:3
Satellite speakers RMS power:400


Subwoofer driver diameter (imperial):1 / 8
Subwoofer driver size:1 / 8
Subwoofer frequency range:20 - 150 / 40 - 150
Subwoofer impedance:4 / 8
Subwoofer RMS power:200
Subwoofer type:Passive
Wireless subwoofer: No

Technical Details

Apple docking compatibility: No
CD-RW playback: Yes
Color of product: / Black
Frequency range:20 - 20 / 20 - 20000
Image formats supported: / JPG
Karaoke: Yes
MP3 playback: Yes
Playback disc types:
Playback mode:Rotation, Slideshow, Zoom
Playback Modes:Rotation, Slideshow, Zoom
Slide show: Yes
USB direct playback: Yes
Video compression formats: / DivX, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, WMV, Xvid

TV Tuner

TV tuner integrated: No


3D compatibility: No
Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Full HD: Yes
Progressive Scan: Yes
Video compression format:ASF, AVI, DIVX, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, MPG, WMV, XVID / avi, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, WMV, XviD
Video enhancement technology:Y
Video formats supported:ASF,AVI,DIVX,MPEG1,MPEG2,MPEG4,MPG,WMV,XVID / avi,MPEG1,MPEG2,MPEG4,WMV,XviD
Video upscaling: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Center speaker dimensions (WxDxH):11 x 3.62 x 3.74 / 3.74 x 3.62 x 11
Center speaker weight:0.0494 / 24 / 3.09
Front speaker dimensions (WxDxH):3.94 x 4.06 x 11
Front speaker weight:2.2
Main unit dimensions (WxDxH):17.1 x 14.1 x 2.28
Main unit weight:0.126 / 7.85 / 7.94
Rear speaker weight:2.2
Satellite speaker dimensions (WxDxH):11 x 4.06 x 3.94 / 3.94 x 4.06 x 11
Satellite speaker weight:2.2
Subwoofer dimensions (WxDxH):12.1 x 14.5 x 4.72 / 7.72 x 13.5 x 15.4
Subwoofer weight:0.133 / 13.9 / 8.16 / 8.29