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Philips Fidelio DS3500

Philips Fidelio DS3500
alaScore 87

62 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 62 reviews of Philips Fidelio DS3500. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Computer Speakers for all reviews. People really like the size. The design also gets good views, whereas some have doubts about the reliability and price.

usability, design, size

price, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Computer Speakers the Philips Fidelio DS3500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 29 user reviews of Philips Fidelio DS3500 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Computer Speakers on Reviewers really like the size and usability, whereas some have doubts about the reliability and price.

design, usability, size

price, reliability

86% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips DS3500/05 Compact Portable Docking Speaker for iPad/iPhone/iPod with Bluetooth, Grey/BlackPhilips DS3500/05 Compact Portable Docking Speaker for iPad/iPhone/iPod with Bluetooth, Grey/Black

Sep, 2018

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Philips DS3500 iPad, iPhone and iPod Speaker Dock - Black


Good product, pleased so far, and the sound is good enough for me. It is a little fiddly to attach my ipad to, though that could just be me!

May, 2012

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Bought for my Ipad 2 could not get to work together so returned product.

Jan, 2012

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Incredible product..MUST BUY


IBUYING bought this to use with my ipad2 and it is fabulous and an incredible purchase. If you want a discreet unit that will allow you to use your iPod and iPad then you MUST BUY this unit.

Jan, 2012

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Great value wireless speaker


Works well with iPad and much less expensive than Airplay devices. I would definetly recomend it.

Sep, 2011

Product Specifications


Audio output channels:2.0
RMS rated power:10


Colour of product:Black / White
Magnet type:neodymium
Volume Control:Digital

Other features

Continuous audio playback time:8
Dimensions (WxDxH):272 x 131 x 85 / 272 x 85 x 131
Line-in: Yes
Number of products included:1
Package dimensions (WxDxH):300 x 135 x 173

Packaging Content

Cables included:Audio (3.5mm), USB / AUX, USB


Alarm Clock: Yes
Apple docking compatibility:iPad, iPad (1 gen), iPad 2, iPad 3, iPhone, iPhone (1 gen), iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPod, iPod Classic 1, iPod Classic 2, iPod Classic 3, iPod Classic 4, iPod Classic 5, iPod Classic 6, iPod Mini 1, iPod Mini 2, iPod Nano 1, iPod Nano 2, iPod Nano 3, iPod Nano 4, iPod Nano 5, iPod Nano 6, iPod Touch 1, iPod Touch 2, iPod Touch 3, iPod Touch 4 / iPad, iPhone, iPod / iPhone, iPod Mini 1, iPod, iPod Touch 1, iPhone 3G, iPod Nano 1, iPod Touch 2, iPhone 3GS, iPod Nano 2, iPhone 4, iPod Nano 3, iPod Nano 4, iPod Nano 5, iPod Nano 6
Bass adjustment: Yes
Equalizer:No / Yes
Equalizer bands quantity:6
Equalizer Modes:Classic, Flat, Jazz, Pop, Rock / Classic, Jazz, Rock
Sleep timer: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Apple 30-pin docking connector: Yes
Apple Lightning docking connector: No
AUX In: Yes
Bluetooth:No / Yes
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector type:Apple 30-pin
Headphone connectivity:USB
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100 - 240 / 100-240
Battery life (max):8
Battery technology:Alkaline
Battery Type:AA
Built-in charger: Yes
Number of Batteries Supported:4
Power source type:AC / AC, Battery


FM radio: No
Internet Radio: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Height :8.5
Package depth:13.5
Package height:17.3
Package width:30