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Philips HTS6510

Philips HTS6510
alaScore 76

221 reviews

Mar, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 221 reviews of Philips HTS6510. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. People really like the size. The design also gets good feedback. Opinions are divided on the price, and some have doubts about the reliability.

usability, design, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Philips HTS6510 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 53 user reviews of Philips HTS6510 from The average user rating for this product is 2.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on Reviewers really like the size. The design also gets good feedback, whereas there are some negative comments about the price and reliability.

usability, design, size

reliability, price

43% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: PHILIPS HTS6510 - 2.1 Multi-region capable DVD Home Cinema System - With HDMI & Dolby Pro Logic II

Mar, 2015

Expert review by: staff (

Philips HTS6510 review


There's more to Sonowave than just a gimmick

p>Attractive Sonowave is excellent Excellent pictures</p


Nov, 2007

Expert review by: Richard Arrowsmith (

Philips HTS6510 review


Philips' HTS6510 is a convenient all-in-one solution for a home cinema experience. Using only two speakers will always bring compromises, but the stylish design, convergence features and credible performance mean it's great value for money

Futuristic design ; HDMI upscaling ; Convergence ; Ease of use ; Performance for the price

Ugly cables ; Restricted stereo performance ; Unrefined low frequencies

That said, this is a first-class ambassador for pseudo-surround systems in its price bracket

Nov, 2006

Expert review by: Dave Oliver (

Review: Philips HTS6510 SonoWave DVD system


Philips' one-box virtual surround system gets a grilling...

Looks good, effective tilt at cut-price surround sound

Sound suffers compared to 5.1 system, weak and unfocused bass

The HTS6510 is designed with small rooms in mind and for people who put aesthetics and space limitations above overall sound quality. It will certainly add a certain grace to any room, but it flounders in larger spaces and won't take the place of a...

Feb, 2007

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (

Philips HTS6510


Reviewer left no comment

remote dose not turn the system on it only turns it off so you have to press the button on the system to turn it on

Oct, 2008

Consumer review by: UK Guest (

PHILIPS DVD Home Theatre System HTS6510/05 DivX Ultra


I initially bought this Philips HTS6510 dvd home cinema system having believing it was an HD DVD player however it is not. After ...

Jan, 2007

Consumer review by: UK Guest (

Phillips Sonowave Home Cinema


For a compact system that gives real home cinema performance you can't go far wrong with the Philips HTS6510 home cinema system. ...

Jan, 2007

Product Specifications

Combining style and performance, this elegant and hassle-free system indulges you with endless hours of viewing and listening pleasure. So sit back and immerse yourself in movies and music in the comfort of your home.


Output Power / Total:500Watt

Audio System

Built-in Decoders:Dolby Digital / Dolby Pro Logic II / DTS decoder
Components:DVD player / AV receiver / Speaker system
Functions (KA):AV receiver / DVD player
Sound Effects:Dynamic Bass Enhancement (DBE)
Subcategory (KA):AV systems
Surround Sound Effects:SonoWave Surround Sound
Surround System Class:5.1 channel
Type:Home theater system


Coaxial Digital Input: Yes


Type:DVD player


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Philips


Tuner Bands:FM/MW
Tuner Type:Digital

Remote Control

Type:Remote control