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Philips DS3020

Philips DS3020
alaScore 88

238 reviews

Apr, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 238 reviews of Philips DS3020. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Speakers for all reviews. Reviews about the usability and size are generally positive. The design and price also get good opinions, whereas there are some negative views about the reliability.

price, design, size, usability


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Speakers the Philips DS3020 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 92 user reviews of Philips DS3020 from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Speakers on Reviews about the size and usability are overall positive. The design and price are also mentioned favorably. Many are critical about the reliability.

price, design, usability, size


90% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips DS3020/05 Portable Docking Speaker for iPod/iPhone - WhitePhilips DS3020/05 Portable Docking Speaker for iPod/iPhone - White

Apr, 2018


Expert review by : Andrew Williams (

Philips Fidelio DS3020


Diddy dock done good: the Philips Fidelio range is one of the best iPhone docks series you'll find.

Excellent sound quality for size ; Cute design ; Good feature spread

Fabric front reduces on-the-road skills

It looks good. It sounds good. It won't leave a gaping hole in your bank balance. If there's something to dislike about the Philips DS3020, we're yet to find it. Bigger, more expensive docks in the Fidelio range will naturally offer better sound...

Aug, 2011


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Philips Fidelio DS3020 review


We've seen a lot of great cheap and mid-priced iPod docks lately, with astonishing audio quality from budget kit like the Altec Lansing Octiv 102. However, we haven't seen many with the ability to sync our MP3 players to our PC when docked, so we were...

This mid-priced dock isn't particularly loud or bassy, but it sounds great and makes it easy to sync your iPod and play music on the move

Jul, 2011

Expert review by : Matt (

Philips Fidelio DS3020 Docking Speaker Review


With Apple still selling iPhones and iPod Touches in the hundreds of thousands, more and more accessories keep popping up all over the place. Today we have the Fidelio Docking Speaker from Philips to review. It may look small but it sure does provide...

Jul, 2011

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Very pleased with this. Done a lot of reasearch and it's very good value for money. Bought it to go away. Sound is excellent an crystal clear too. It's loud enough for security to come to your room to tell you to turn it down. If your looking for...

Jun, 2012

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Great sound


My son loves it and I have to keep telling him to turn it down! Good sound even when up high, great value for money.

May, 2012

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Excellent Frequency Range and Quality


Having heard friends' iPod docks I had hoped Philips' offering would be substantially better. I was not disappointed! Although I cannot find any specifications, it's frequency response is very impressive to my ears, particularly the dynamic bass (which...

Apr, 2012

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Excellent quality of sound, stylish and yet subtle. Definately recommended.

Apr, 2012

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Brilliant sound quality for something so small and reasonably priced, it also looks stylish and has the quality you would expect from philips, after listening to several of the same price range this one excelled above the others, i purchased another...

Apr, 2012

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Excellent portable iPhone Dock


Excellent sound for such small unit.

Apr, 2012

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worth it..


After research on the internet, found this to be one of the best for its size/price. Argos was the best price. Now having purchased this i can say it is compact, nice looking and the sound is excellent. Does a super job in my kitchen diner (might not...

Mar, 2012

Product Specifications


RMS rated power:10 / 8


Color of product:Black / Black, White
Magnet type:Neodymium
Volume Control:Digital


Clock function: Yes

Energy Management

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240 / 100-240
Battery life (max):8
Battery Technology:Alkaline
Battery Type:AA / AA / LR6 / AA \ LR6 / AA/LR6 / LR6
Built-in charger: Yes
Number of batteries supported:4
Power source type:AC, Battery

Other Features

Case or master carton quantity:2
Case or master carton weight:6.68
Cassette deck: No
CD player: No
CD-R playback: No
CD-RW playback: No
Clock/Date display: Yes
Compatible products:iPhone, iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPod, iPod classic, iPod mini, iPod nano, iPod nano 1G, iPod nano 2G, iPod nano 3G, iPod nano 4G, iPod nano 5G, iPod nano 6G, iPod touch, iPod touch 2G, iPod touch 2G 8/16/32 GB, iPod 5G / iPod/iPhone
Continuous audio playback time:8
Dimensions (WxDxH):8.27 x 5.91 x 5.31
Line-in: Yes
MP3 playback: Yes
Package dimensions (WxDxH):11.8 x 9.45 x 5.71

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AUX, USB / USB


Alarm clock: Yes
Apple docking compatibility:iPhone, iPod / iPhone, iPod Mini 1, iPod, iPod Touch 1, iPhone 3G, iPod Classic 1, iPod Nano 1, iPod Touch 2, iPhone 3GS, iPod Nano 2, iPhone 4, iPod Nano 3, iPod Nano 4, iPod Nano 5, iPod Nano 6
Bass adjustment: Yes
Compatible memory cards: No
Equalizer:No / Yes
Equalizer bands quantity:5
Equalizer modes:Classic, Flat, Jazz, Pop, Rock
Sleep Timer: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Apple Lightning docking connector:Y
AUX in: Yes
Bluetooth: No
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm / XLR-5
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240 / 100-240
Battery life (max):8
Battery Technology:Alkaline
Battery Type:AA / AA / LR6 / AA \ LR6 / AA/LR6 / LR6
Built-in charger:Y
Number of batteries supported:4
Power source type:AC, Battery


FM radio: No
Internet radio: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Package weight:2.93