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Philips HMP5000

Philips HMP5000
alaScore 78

88 reviews

Aug, 2020

alaTest has collected and analyzed 88 reviews of Philips HMP5000. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People really like the price. The usability also gets good feedback, but there are some less positive opinions about the reliability and size.

usability, price

size, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Philips HMP5000 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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Philips HD Media Player HMP5000 Built-in WiFi HDMI USB 2.0 overview


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Useless - Will Not Work After June 30 2017


This was my enquiry to Philips: >> Enquiry/Comment: I purchased 2x hmp500 units for my home and After June 30 2017 they will no longer be able to access youtube. The main reason I purchased them in the first place. >> >> >>...

Jun, 2017

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I love this product


I have had this player for 4 years and it still works perfectly. I have bought one for my cousin and am planning to buy one for my brother for Christmas. I havent found a format yet it wont play from my HD and it is very simple and easy to use. Would...

Jul, 2016

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Constant failure


And of course Dick Smith is gone so no one to replace it to. So how does one get either a refund or a new player from. Unfortunately i do not have the docket or cant find it at the moment. After spending about $300 or so on this thing with returning it...

Jun, 2016

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Very happy with philips media player


I have been using it with my tv for last three years. Very good product. But the network speed needs to be at least 23-25 mb . Otherwise it stops playing. But that is the problem with the network speed. I recommend this product provided you have very...

Apr, 2016

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keeps turning on and off 'no signal'


Hi there, Literally had this Media player mph5000/79 for 2 years and now it won't work. I rely on it to play university lectured through my hardrive I am so frustrated. As soon as the USB icon shows up, the media player switches off to 'no signal' and...

Mar, 2016

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I HATE-this-device. Worked for 2yrs. Then the home-network stopped. Ive restarted my modem, reset my network-settings, renamed-homegroup, deleted-sharedfolders, re-added them, coincidentally even replaced harddrive, still nothing. Login-Fail Spent...

Feb, 2016

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Not too bad


Been using this product now of year or so without any complaints, I went to use the Internet services it was extremely disappointed to find they will listen to to 4 sites by the developer... and worse yet Facebook doesn't even work so I went down to...

Jan, 2016

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Never Purchase This


This media player takes a ridiculous amount of effort to set up and connect to your network. Any glitches or issues with connecting to your network are almost impossible to solve. Does not support as many files as advertised. Internet access is very...

Jan, 2016

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Just awful. Wanted a media player to access netflix and was misinformed from Dick Smith's sales assistant that this would connect automatically. So frustrating that this is not clearly stated that it would not support internet tv - what a joke that...

Jan, 2016

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