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Philips DTR-1500

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of Philips DTR-1500. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Satellite Receivers for all reviews. People really like the design and size. The price and usability also get good feedback, whereas there are some negative comments about the reliability.

usability, price, size, design


On average, users rate this product 87/100.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Philips DTR-1500 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Satellite Receivers on Opinions about the design and size are overall positive. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably, but there are some negative views about the reliability.

usability, price, size, design


100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips DTR1500-05 Replacement Remote ControlPhilips DTR1500-05 Replacement Remote Control

Jun, 2016

Consumer review by: UK Guest (

Rubbish - avoid


Have spent long hours on phone with Philips, who are probably v...

Jan, 2005

Consumer review by: UK Guest (

Excellent set top box


I bought this Philips DTR1500 set top box after recomendation from an assistant in Comet. I had three other set top boxes on my sh...

Dec, 2004

Consumer review by: UK Guest (

Absolutely delighted


I had assumed that you would need an outdoor arial to use a Freeview box, but I read some comments on Internet forums by people wh...

Jan, 2004

Consumer review by: UK Guest (

Much Improved Digital Service


I have been a digibox user since the days of On-Digital and thought it time to change my old Pioneer set top box. I have to say th...

Dec, 2003

Product Specifications


1080p Upscaling: No
Built-In Modem: No
Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB): No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): Yes
MHP (Multimedia Home Platform): No
Number of identical Tuners:1
Show View: No
Smart Connect: No
Twin Tuner: No
USB Recording: No


Ethernet: No
USB Interface: No
W-LAN Connection: No
WiFi Connectivity: No

Decoding Systems

Free-to-Air: Yes
Terrestrial:FTA Non-Upgrade

Energy Information

Energy Saving Trust Feature: No

General Features

Analogue Satellite Receiver: No
Reception Standard:Digital
Table / Portable:Table