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Philips DC 199

Philips DC 199
alaScore 79

13 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 reviews of Philips DC 199. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Audio Systems for all reviews. Comments about the reliability and design are overall positive. The size and usability also get good views.

price, usability, size, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Audio Systems the Philips DC 199 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Philips DC 199 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.4/5 for other Audio Systems on

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Aug, 2018

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Philips DC199


Great looking product and nice sound

Does not charge IPOD Touch as not compatible, However, will play music from it.

Nov, 2009

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Philips DC199


decent sounding docking station really fills the room.

bit difficult to work out with the docking station how to sync music to the ipod.

Oct, 2009

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Philips DC199


Great looking product and nice sound

Does not charge IPOD Touch as not compatible, However, will play music from it

Oct, 2009

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Philips DC199


Lovely Design

Wireless speakers would have been better

Jun, 2009

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Philips DC199


Excellent sound quality, nice design and compact size, good features.

Alarm gets loud very quickly and tremote control cannot operate the ipod menus to select a new album etc.

Jan, 2009

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Philips DC199


The DC199 has beautiful sound quality and looks the part. plenty of good features such as ipod dock, and aux port.

The alarm that increases in volume every second, gets very loud very quickly.

Nov, 2008

Product Specifications

Free your music and enjoy it in superb sound with friends. Just dock your iPod in the sleek and compact DC199 - it delivers dynamic sound and essential functionalities that let you enjoy music just the way you like it.


Alarm: Yes
Alarm Setting:24 hour alarm reset, Buzzer Alarm, Radio alarm, Sleep timer
Snooze: Yes


Audio output channels:2.1
RMS rated power:15 / 2


Headphone Jack : Yes
Inputs:Aux Line-in
Network Port: No


Colour of product:Black / White
Volume Control:Digital


Display:Yes (LCD)


Dimensions (WxHxD):16x17.1x25.77 cm

Other features

Auto digital tuning: Yes
Backlight: Yes
Backlight colour:White
Channels quantity:20
Clock/Date display: Yes
Compatible products:iPod, iPod mini, iPod nano, iPod 5
Dimensions (WxDxH):160 x 257.7 x 171
Height :17.1
Set width:16
Speaker depth:8
Speaker height:9
Speaker width:8

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Packaging Data

Package dimensions (WxDxH):144 x 62 x 144


Alarm Clock: Yes
Apple docking compatibility:iPod
Sleep timer: Yes
Snooze function: Yes

Ports & interfaces

AUX In: Yes
Bluetooth: No
DC-in jack: Yes
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Built-in charger: Yes
Power source type:AC

Product properties

Clock: Yes
Max presets:20
Miscellaneous :Dynamic Bass Boost
MP3 Dock: Yes
Output Power:2x7.5+15 Watts


FM radio: Yes
Preset stations quantity:20
Supported radio bands:FM


Subwoofer RMS power:15
Subwoofer Type:Active

Technical Details

Backlight display: Yes
Main speaker depth:8
Main speaker height:9
Main speaker width:8
Neodymium magnet system:Y
Neodynium magnet system: Yes


FM: Yes
Power Supply:Mains
Satellite Radio Service: None
SW: No
Type:Home Radio

Weight & Dimensions

Height :17.1