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Philips MCI8080

Philips MCI8080
alaScore 88

95 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 95 reviews of Philips MCI8080. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Audio Systems for all reviews. Reviewers really like the price and size. The usability and design also get good feedback, but there are some critical comments about the reliability.

design, usability, size, price


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Audio Systems the Philips MCI8080 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Philips MCI8080 from The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Audio Systems on Reviewers are impressed by the price. Reviews are divided on the size, while the usability and reliability get less positive opinions.


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67% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips MCI8080 Streamium Wi-Fi component Hi-Fi SystemPhilips MCI8080 Streamium Wi-Fi component Hi-Fi System

Aug, 2018


Expert review by : Danny Phillips (

Philips MCI8080


Find out why Philips' versatile Wi-Fi hi-fi is a terrific choice for music lovers

Gorgeous design ; Extensive features and music playback options ; Rewarding sound quality

FullSound a little overpowering ; Speaker design ; Fussy disc drive and some network teething troubles

Jan, 2012

EISA Award - Best Product

Expert review by : EISA (

European Compact System 2011-2012 - Philips MCi8080 + NP3700


As an evolution of its Streamium series, Philips has added touchscreen operation and a pair of rather impressive loudspeakers to create a multiroom music system from its MCi8080 and NP3700. A DVD player is included for the main room while, in up to...

Jun, 2011

Consumer review (

Philips MCI8080



hard drive is external to the unit, something not made clear in the description.

Jun, 2012

Consumer review (



This system is great if you are a radio buff. The system is a bit like a computer in that it sometimes freezes and needs to be re-booted by pulling out the plug but dispite this it is a great system. But beware it does not come with an ipod dock as...

Mar, 2012

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Philips MCI8080



hard drive is external to the unit, something not made clear in the description

Product Specifications


Equalizer: Yes
MP3 bit rates:8 - 320
Sound enhancement technology:Y
WMA bit rates:8 - 192


Colour of product:Black


Backlight: Yes


On Screen Display (OSD) languages:CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FRE, ITA, POR, SWE

File formats

Audio formats supported:AAC, FLAC, MP3, OGG, WMA
Image formats supported:JPG


Ethernet LAN: Yes
Networking features:802.11b/g/n
Security algorithms:128-bit WEP, 64-bit WEP, WPA, WPA2, WPS-PBC, WPS-PIN
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Other features

Antenna type:FM
Connectivity Technology:Wireless
Disc types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW
Hard disk playback mode:Album, All tracks, Genre, Playlist, Same Artist, Same Genre
Integrated clock: Yes
RMS rated power:100
Sample frequencies:8 - 48 kHz
Supported batteries:2 x AAA
USB direct modes:play/pause, previous/next, repeat, shuffle, stop

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC, RCA
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:1
Composite Video Out:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Power Consumption (Standby):1
Power requirements:50 Hz, 200-240 V


Auto digital tuning: Yes
Internet Radio: Yes
RDS features:CT, PTY, RT
Supported radio bands:FM

Still image

Picture enhancement:Y


Hard Drive Capacity:160
Hard Drive Interface:USB 2.0
Number of Hard Drives Installed:1

Weight & Dimensions

Height :21.6
Main speaker depth:28.2
Main speaker height:31.9
Main speaker width:18
Set weight:3.08
Set width:25.1