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Philips HTS6100

Philips HTS6100
alaScore 80

76 reviews

May, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 76 reviews of Philips HTS6100. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size. The usability also gets good opinions, but some have doubts about the price.

design, usability, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Philips HTS6100 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Philips HTS6100 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on People are impressed by the design.


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This summary is based on the product: Philips HTS6100 - 5.1 ch - SoundBar - DVD Home Cinema System - with Ambisound and HDMI 1080p Upscaling - Black

May, 2016

Expert review by: Campbell Simpson (

Philips HTS6100


A simple and stylish sound-bar system

Stylish, simple to set up, Ambisound surround effect is great

Not as streamlined as a regular sound-bar, surround sound still doesn't stand up to real 5.1

Philips’ newest sound-bar works well as an unobtrusive addition to your home theatre, fitting in well with the most recent LCD and plasma panels. The addition of a subwoofer means it isn't as streamlined as other sound-bars, but it does provide a...

Aug, 2008


Expert review by: Danny Phillips (

Philips HTS6100 Soundbar Home Cinema System


For top-notch virtual surround sound and DVD playback quality, check out this stylish Philips soundbar.

A word of advice – don’t approach the HTS6100, or any of its soundbar stablemates, thinking you’re going to get the same 5.1-channel performance as a proper six-speaker setup, because you’re not. The HTS6100 is a different animal altogether, but if you...

Oct, 2008

Expert review by: Mendelson Tiu (

Philips Soundbar DVD Home Theatre HTS6100/75


If you live in a flat and don't have space for a 5.1 speaker system in your living room, then perhaps its time to take a look at what Philips has to offer. The Philips HTS6100 is a soundbar home theatre system that only takes up a small space and can...

Slick soundbar; Easy to install; Can fit in small rooms; Good upscaling; ‘Surround sound’ with extra speakers; USB port for music, video, and photo playback

Cannot replace 5.1-channel speakers as it does not give you a full surround sound experience

Sep, 2008

Consumer review by: Mahenpower (

Very Neat and Ideal Home Theatre for Small rooms.


This is my first ever review on a product... so please bear if too many technical details not given here :) About the Product: The Product is a 5.1 Channel Home-theater. It is different GA_googleFillSlot("elec_video_review_middle_300x250"); ...

User friendly remote, contemprory Clean look, multiple source of inputs

Still Expensive and Wiring could be cumbersome if wall mounted with LCD

Jan, 2010

Product Specifications


AirPlay: No
Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB): No
DLNA certified: No
Internet Radio: No
Number of Output Channels:2 + Subwoofer (2.1)
PC Streaming: No
Progressive Scan: No
UPnP: No
USB Recording: No
Web Content Access: No
WiFi Connectivity: No


Bluetooth: No
Docking System: No
Ethernet: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
iPod Control: No
Number of Output Channels:2 + Subwoofer (2.1)
PMP Docking: No
USB Interface: Yes
W-LAN Connection: No

General Features

1080p Upscaling: Yes
2D to 3D Conversion: No
3D: No
3D Ready: No
4K Passthrough / Upscaling: No
4K Upscaling: No
CD Player / Recorder:CD Player
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Player
Home Theatre System (Digital Dolby and DVD Player): Yes
Network Music System: No
Product Type:Home Theatre System
Sound Projector:Sound Projector + Subwoofer
Wireless Music System: No


Wireless Speakers: No


Blu-ray Playback: No
DivX Playback: Yes
DVD Audio Playback: No
HD-DVD Playback: No
MP3 Playback: Yes
Super Audio CD Playback: No
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: Yes


Blu-ray Recording: No
Double Layer Recording:Not Applicable
DVD-R Recording: No
DVD-RAM Recording: No
DVD-RW Recording: No
DVD+R Recording: No
DVD+RW Recording: No
MP3 Encoding: No


Dolby / DTS:Dolby Digital + DTS