Latest Philips speaker reviews

Philips Fidelio E5 review
4.0 stars Philips Fidelio E5 review By Luke Edwards

The Philips Fidelio E5 is like the Transformer of home cinema. A solution that works as a compact 2.1 stereo system and can easily convert into a 5.1 surround system for when you want it.Aimed at those short on space, it negates the need for multiple... Read more

Philips Fidelio E2 review
4.0 stars Philips Fidelio E2 review By Mike Lowe

We've seen boat loads of Bluetooth speakers in recent times, with the trend for portable single units being a more common trend. Philips, on the other hand, has delivered a more classic stereo bookshelf speaker system: the Fidelio E2, codenamed BTS5700.By... Read more

Philips Fidelio P9
4.5 stars Philips Fidelio P9 By Chris Hall

There’s no shortage of portable Bluetooth speakers these days, bringing the advantage of portability and universal connectivity so you can get the music off your phone and out to your friends.The emerging premium market sees the entrance from Philips... Read more

Philips Original Radio pictures and hands-on
Philips Original Radio pictures and hands-on By Chris Hall

Philips started with radio back in 1927, but it's most classic radio is the Philetta 254, released in 1955. Not one to ignore the retro trend, Philips has released the Philips Original Radio at IFA 2012, and we've laid our eyes on it, and lent it our... Read more

Philips Fidelio Portable Speaker pictures and hands-on
Philips Fidelio Portable Speaker pictures and hands-on By Chris Hall

Philips has announced a cool portable speaker as an extension of its Fidelio premium audio line. Known simply as the Philips Fidelio Portable Speaker, with two models the P8 and P9, the Bluetooth speakers were unveiled at IFA 2012.Philips has been focusing... Read more

Philips Fidelio Wireless Hi-Fi hands-on review
Philips Fidelio Wireless Hi-Fi hands-on review By Dan Sung

It's inevitable that the Philips Fidelio Wireless Hi-Fi system is going to draw comparisons with Sonos, but that's no bad thing. There aren't many in the market right now offering complete wireless audio solutions for the home and the first thing to note... Read more

Philips Fidelio AS851
4.5 stars Philips Fidelio AS851 By Stuart Miles

If you were to head to the shops to buy an iPhone dock you would be spoilt for choice. There aren’t just dozens, there are hundreds, nay thousands to chose from. They range from pocket options, full blown speaker systems, to ones that even look like... Read more

Philips Android docks pictures and hands-on
Philips Android docks pictures and hands-on By Dan Sung

It was with some cheer that Philips launched its first Android docks at IFA 2011. A wider recognition that there are Android users out there who want products specially designed for them is obviously much needed in the broader sense. However, there was... Read more

Philips Fidelio DS7700
4.0 stars Philips Fidelio DS7700 By Libby Plummer

We've seen plenty of iPod speakers at Pocket-lint towers from affordable products like the Memorex PurePlay through to high-end speakers like the B&W Zeppelin Air, but we're gradually starting to see more iPad docks emerging as well. Designed specifically... Read more

Philips Fidelio DS9010 & DS9 docks hands-on
Philips Fidelio DS9010 & DS9 docks hands-on By Dan Sung

Back in 2010, Philips took on the market leader in high end iPod docks, that is the B&W Zeppelin, and did so darn well with the Philips Fidelio DS9000 that the Dutch company has decided to do it again. 2011 sees the introduction of the brushed, anodised... Read more

Philips Fidelio SoundSphere DS9800 with AirPlay hands-on
Philips Fidelio SoundSphere DS9800 with AirPlay hands-on By Dan Sung

We first heard about the Philips Fidelio SoundSphere DS9800 with its Apple AirPlay music streaming fun back in March but, despite the promised May release date, this home music system is now just about ready for sale. And, in case you were looking to... Read more

Philips Fidelio DS3020
4.0 stars Philips Fidelio DS3020 By Libby Plummer

As Apple continues to sell millions of iPods and iPhones, the market for accessories just keeps on getting bigger and one of the the most popular add-on products around is the speaker docking station. The wide selection on offer ranges from cheap and... Read more

Philips Streamium MCi900
4.0 stars Philips Streamium MCi900 By Chris Hall

The Philips Streamium MCi900 offers a huge range of features packed into a component style hi-fi system that promises to be “obsessed with sound”. Underlining the whole premise is a system that will ask you to part with £1000 of your hard earned... Read more

Philips Fidelio DS9000
4.5 stars Philips Fidelio DS9000 By Chris Hall

iPod docks come in all shapes and sizes, most arriving around the £100-150 mark, offering a range of features the most useful of which is the ability to get the tunes off your iPod or iPhone and into your room. Many suffer from the same problem too -... Read more

Philips SDC5100 notebook CushionSpeaker
2.5 stars Philips SDC5100 notebook CushionSpeaker By Chris Hall

Admit it, you sit there, laptop on knee, browsing the Internet whilst watching TV and eating spaghetti hoops. We're sure a lot of people run the gauntlet everyday, suffering warmed legs and audiological horrors. As a result there are a number of accessories... Read more

Philips Streamium NP2900 network music player
4.0 stars Philips Streamium NP2900 network music player By Chris Hall

Philips have impressed with their range of Streamium products in the past, delivering easy-to-use options for those with digital music collections who want to play their music elsewhere. The NP2900 is a network music player, providing the connectivity... Read more

Philips Streamium MCi500H micro Hi-Fi system
4.0 stars Philips Streamium MCi500H micro Hi-Fi system By Chris Hall

Domestic Hi-Fi has taken something of a battering of late, with the growth of personal media players and the shift towards docking stations, and the subsequent growth in digital music collections on your personal computer. So can the snappily-named MCi500H... Read more

Philips DC910 Docking Entertainment System
3.5 stars Philips DC910 Docking Entertainment System By Chris Hall

Philips have picked up a design cue from their range of home cinema soundbars to create the DC910, an iPod docking station. But can the DC910 live up to the impressive performance of some of Philips’ home cinema range? We find out. The design is instantly... Read more

Philips Streamium NP1100 Network Music Player
4.0 stars Philips Streamium NP1100 Network Music Player By Chris Hall

The Philips Streamium line offers a variety of options for streaming your music around your home. The NP1100 is designed to link your existing Hi-Fi system up to your home network and the Internet to open the gateway for even more music. Measuring 195... Read more

Philips Streamium WACS7500
3.5 stars Philips Streamium WACS7500 By Stuart Miles

When the first Steamium launched, we have to admit we weren't impressed, a poor overly plastic design complemented with average sound meant for us, it was £600 not well spent. So can the follow-up, the WACS7500 make amends? We get listening to find out.... Read more

Philips WACS7000 media streamer
3.5 stars Philips WACS7000 media streamer By Paul Lester

If we were to describe a typical piece of multimedia-based hardware from Philips in a sentence, you’d probably laud the consistently impressive build quality and style yet bemoan the often high price and omission of often important extra features. This... Read more

Philips WACS700 Wireless Media Center
2.5 stars Philips WACS700 Wireless Media Center By Stuart Miles

Philips' answer to the problem is the WACS700 Wireless Music Center that allows you to wireless stream music around your house to an remote station that you connect to the system. The devices, which consist of a main base unit and remote stations all... Read more

Philips ShoqBox (PSS110) MP3 player
2.5 stars Philips ShoqBox (PSS110) MP3 player By Stuart Miles

You like your MP3 player and no doubt the music on it. Trouble is, chances are, unless you’ve already gone out and bought a bolt-on speaker system, when it comes to sharing the music you can’t. Philips are trying to cut out the middleman with, you... Read more