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Philips MCD988

Philips MCD988
alaScore 74

51 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 51 reviews of Philips MCD988. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. People are impressed by the design and size. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably, but many are less positive about the reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Philips MCD988 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 74/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 49 user reviews of Philips MCD988 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the design and size. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some critical comments about the reliability.

price, usability, size, design

reliability

73% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips MCD988 - 2.1 DVD Home Cinema System - With 2 Disc Changer, HDMI 1080i Upscaling & DivXPhilips MCD988 - 2.1 DVD Home Cinema System - With 2 Disc Changer, HDMI 1080i Upscaling & DivX

Sep, 2018

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio output channels:2.1
RMS rated power:400

Certificates

Energy Star certified: No

Design

Cassette deck: No
Loader type:Motorised
Motorized disc loader:Y
Number of Discs:2
Number of disks:2
Number of optical discs:2
Optical disc player:Y
Type:Micro set

Display

Built-in display:Y
Display:VFD
Display Type:VFD

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:110-240
Power consumption (standby):1
Power Source:AC

Ergonomics

DVD region code:3
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:CHI (TR), ENG
Programmable tracks:20
Sleep Timer: Yes
Wall mountable: Yes

Management Features

Handheld remote control: Yes

Multimedia

Audio amplifier: Yes
Audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Bass reflex: Yes
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital
Karaoke: No
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
Number of subwoofers:1
RMS rated power:400
Subwoofer type:Active
Video D/A Converter (DAC):108MHz/12-bits

Optical Drive

Disc types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD+RW
Number of Discs:2
Number of disks:2
Number of optical discs:2
Optical disc player type:DVD Player

Other Features

Auto digital tuning: Yes
Center speaker driver diameter:2
Centre speaker driver size:2
Channels quantity:20
Depth:5.55
Dimensions (WxDxH):16.9 x 5.55 x 8.86
DVD region code:2
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Height:8.86
ID3 Tag display: Yes
Integrated clock:N
Package depth:14.4
Package height:42.2
Package width:19.5
Power Requirements:220-240 V, 50 Hz
Satellite speaker driver size:4
Set width:16.9
Speaker depth:6.42
Speaker height:25.6
Speaker width:7.8
Subwoofer depth:11.5
Subwoofer height:10.4
Subwoofer width:16.9
Surround speaker dimensions (WxHxD):7.8 x 6.42 x 25.6
Width:16.9

Other features

Satellite speaker driver diameter:4

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AV
FM antenna: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:14.4
Package dimensions (WxDxH):19.5 x 14.4 x 42.2 / 42.2 x 14.4 x 19.5
Package height:42.2
Package weight:44.1
Package width:19.5

Performance

Audio formats supported:MP3, WMA
Card reader integrated: No
Channels quantity:20
Image formats supported:JPG
MP3 playback: Yes
Playback disc formats:CD audio, SVCD, VCD
Video compression format:DivX
Video formats supported:DivX

Ports & interfaces

Apple docking compatibility: No
AV output: Yes
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Digital audio coaxial out:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
I/O ports:1 x Digital audio coaxial out\n1 x AV out
Microphone in: 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

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:110-240
Power consumption (standby):1
Power Source:AC

Radio

Preset stations quantity:20
Radio Data System (RDS): Yes
Supported bands:FM
Supported radio bands:FM
Tuner enhancements:Auto Store
Tuner Type:Digital

Satellite speakers

Number of satellite speakers:2

Subwoofer

Subwoofer driver diameter (imperial):8
Subwoofer driver size:8
Subwoofer type:Active

Technical Details

Image formats supported:JPEG
Main speaker depth:6.42
Main speaker height:25.6
Main speaker width:7.8
Number of Discs:2

TV Tuner

Tuner enhancements:Auto Store

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:5.55
Height:8.86
Package depth:14.4
Package dimensions (WxDxH):19.5 x 14.4 x 42.2
Package height:42.2
Package weight:44.1
Package width:19.5
Subwoofer dimensions (WxDxH):10.4 x 11.5 x 16.9 / 16.9 x 11.5 x 10.4
Width:16.9