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Philips MICRO-System MC 147

Philips MICRO-System MC 147
alaScore 81

545 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 545 reviews of Philips MICRO-System MC 147. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Audio Systems for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and size. The design and usability are also appreciated.

price, usability, design, size, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Audio Systems the Philips MICRO-System MC 147 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 90 user reviews of Philips MICRO-System MC 147 from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Audio Systems on People really like the reliability and design. The size and usability also get good feedback.

price, usability, size, design, reliability

91% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips MC147/05 Micro HiFi System - BlackPhilips MC147/05 Micro HiFi System - Black

Aug, 2018

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Philips Micro Hi-Fi System MC147 CD Playback Compact Design overview


Philips MC 147 - Micro system - radio / CD / cassette

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philips mico system mc 151.


Had good fast service from argos, the system is very easy to use. It is not so small that the controls would be fiddly. Setting up was very easy indeed. All 3 systems, radio, cd, and tape all work fine. the sound is very good for what you pay for it....

Oct, 2015

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Fantastic compact system


Bought for my mother in law, super and compact, just what she wanted. Instructions could be expanded to show more than just diagrams. Very pleased.

Oct, 2015

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Good Value for money


The compact music player has all the features I was looking for. The size is just right anf the speakers ate also not too big. The sound is extremely good. Radio FM setting stations took a bit of a time but not too difficult. I feel it is very good for...

Oct, 2015

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lively stereo


a loverly compacked stereo .really nice sounding speakers.a delight to look at and listen to.

Oct, 2015

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good sound for the price


Really pleased with purchase,instructions easy to understand and set up good. Lovely sound and nice to have a chance to play old cassettes! Also able to add bass boost if required.repeat and shuffle facility available. Bought as a replacement.

Sep, 2015

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micro system


this micro system is exellent. just the right size for my needs. also it has a cassette player with it that not many do know. im well pleased with my purchase.

Aug, 2015

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this product is easy to use


this product is easy to use and has great sound

Aug, 2015

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value for money


For the money this is an excellent music system. It does what you expect and more

Aug, 2015

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Phillips MC151/05


Was not to impressed with the instructions,but once you experiment a little it was soon all set up. Impressed with the remote and the fact it has a CD and cassette player.Good value.

Aug, 2015

Product Specifications


Energy Star certified: No


Cassette deck: Yes
Cassette deck technology:Mechanical
Colour of product:Black / Black, Silver
Number of decks:1
Number of Discs:1
Number of optical discs:1
Optical disc player: Yes
Type:Micro set


Backlight colour:Blue
Backlight display: Yes
Display Type:LCD


Integrated clock: Yes
Programmable tracks:20
Sleep timer: Yes
Volume Control:Digital


Bass reflex: No
Karaoke: No
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:4
Subwoofer driver diameter:7.62
Subwoofer driver diameter (imperial):7.62
Subwoofer driver size:7.62


Wi-Fi: No

Other features

CD capacity:1
Set width:14.8

Packaging Content

FM antenna: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes


Audio formats supported:MP3
Card reader integrated: No
Channels quantity:20
Disc types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW
MP3 Playback:No / Yes
Playback disc formats:CD audio
Playback modes:Repeat, Repeat all, Repeat folder, Repeat one
Recording on:Tape
Video recording: No

Ports & interfaces

Apple docking compatibility: No
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
Line-in: Yes
Microphone in: Yes
USB port:N / No


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:220-240
Power Source:AC

Product properties

Cassette player:No/Single
CD changer: No
CD player: Yes
CD-player: Yes
DVD player: No
DVD-player: No
MiniDisc player: No
Playable formats:CD/CD, CD-R,CD-RW
Remote: Yes
Surround: No
Timer: Yes


Preset stations quantity:20
Supported radio bands:FM / FM, MW
Tuner type:Digital

Technical Details

CD Player: Yes


Audio output:2x2 RMS watts/2x2 watts
Number of presets:20
Radio: Yes
Radio type:AM/FM/UKW/MW

Weight & Dimensions

Height :23.3
Main speaker depth:15.2
Main speaker height:23
Main speaker width:13.4
Main unit dimensions (WxDxH):134 x 326 x 270
Package depth:32.6
Package dimensions (WxDxH):370 x 152 x 230
Package height:27
Package weight:4.75 / 5.1
Package width:37