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Philips HTB3520G

Philips HTB3520G
alaScore 88

181 reviews

Sep, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 181 reviews of Philips HTB3520G. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the design and reliability. The size and price are also mentioned favorably.

usability, price, size, reliability, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Philips HTB3520G is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Philips HTB3520G from The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on

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Sep, 2018

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Great value


Great value system easy to set up and works well with my Panasonic tv. For a small to medium size lounge the power output is by far enough. Smart options are ok but if you have a smart tv then doesn't matter......

Oct, 2015

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Philips HTBS3520 1000W 5.1CH 3D Blu-ray & DVD Home Cinema


Brill,would recommend to friends and family

Oct, 2015

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Excellent System


I bought this after my old Phillips system went pop. I was looking to upgrade so thought Id spend the extra and It was most definitely worth it. The wireless Bluetooth sync is fantastic, you can play any music wirelessly from your phone or Ipod. You...

Oct, 2015

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Quality Sound


I purchased this to replace a 600W system (also Philipps). With this system you can put it on maximum volume without distortion. It responds very fast and the picture quality is excellent. I didn't give it 5 stars because the remote could be clearer...

Oct, 2015

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bad luck


item didn't work so was returned. emailed Philips still waiting for reply. so bought a different brand. very happy

Sep, 2015

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Philips HTBS3520 1000W 5.1CH 3D Blu-ray & DVD Home Cinema


Very good product. Worth the purchase. The sound quality is great, creates a great cinematic experience.

Sep, 2015

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Don not involve my personal details



Sep, 2015

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Outstanding Sound!


This is my third 5.1 blu ray home cinema and is hands down the best sounding in terms of clarity, bass and balance. At 1000w prepare to make enemies with your neighbours! Great value for money and looks pretty good as well. Oh, and with it being...

Sep, 2015

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exceptional vale


Purchased in the sale and even a technophobe like myself manage to set it up.

Aug, 2015

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Not good quality


i bought the sound system and its working fine for 6 months after the USB stop working . very nice sound system if your not using USB

Aug, 2015

Product Specifications


Audio Decoders:Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD / Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio
Audio formats supported: / AAC, FLAC, MKA, MP3, WAV, WMA
Audio output channels:5.1
Audio Return Channel (ARC): Yes
MP3 bit rates:8 - 320
RMS rated power:1000
Sound enhancement:
Sound enhancement technology: Yes
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):10

Center speaker

Center speaker frequency range:150 - 20000
Center speaker impedance:3
Center speaker RMS power:166
Center speaker woofer diameter:7.62
Center speaker woofer diameter (imperial):7.62
Center speaker woofer size:7.62


Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified: Yes
DLNA certified: Yes

Front speakers

Front speaker frequency range:150 - 20000
Front speaker impedance:3
Front speaker woofer diameter:7.62
Front speaker woofer diameter (imperial):7.62
Front speaker woofer size:7.62
Front speakers RMS power:166

Hard drive

Built-In Hard Drive: No

Management features

Handheld remote control: Yes


Bluetooth: Yes
Ethernet LAN: Yes
Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes
Wi-Fi: No

Optical Drive

Disc loading type:Tray
Disc types supported:BD, BD-R, BD-RE, CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW
Optical disc player type:Blu-Ray player
Playback disc formats:SVCD, VCD

Other features

Centre speaker dimensions (WxHxD):314 x 110 x 83
Centre speaker driver diameter:2.54
Centre speaker driver size:2.54
Dimensions (WxDxH):435 x 280 x 58
Height :5.8
Package depth:37.6
Package height:49.3
Package width:49.8
Subwoofer dimensions (WxHxD):228 x 293 x 310
Weight:10 / 2.61

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:376
Package dimensions (WxDxH):498 x 376 x 493
Package height:493
Package weight:11.6
Package width:498

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) in:1
Composite Video Out:1
Digital audio coaxial in:1
Digital audio optical in:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
FM antenna: Yes
HDMI Out:1
HDMI Version:1.4
Number of HDMI Outputs:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB ports quantity:1
USB version:2.0


AC input voltage:220-240
Power Consumption (Standby):0.5
Power consumption (typical):160


FM radio: Yes
Radio Data System (RDS): Yes
RDS features:
Supported radio bands:FM

Satellite speakers

Number of satellite speakers:4
Satellite speaker frequency range:150 - 20000
Satellite speaker impedance:3
Satellite speaker woofer diameter:7.62
Satellite speaker woofer diameter (imperial):7.62
Satellite speaker woofer size:7.62
Satellite speakers RMS power:166
Wireless satellite speakers: Yes


Subwoofer driver diameter:2.54 / 20.3
Subwoofer driver diameter (imperial):2.54 / 20.3
Subwoofer driver size:2.54 / 20.3
Subwoofer frequency range:20 - 150
Subwoofer impedance:3
Subwoofer RMS power:166
Subwoofer Type:Passive
Wireless Subwoofer: No

Technical Details

Apple docking compatibility: No
Colour of product:Black
Consumer Electronics Control (CEC):EasyLink
Deep colour support: Yes
Image formats supported: / GIF, JPG, PNG
Karaoke: Yes
Network streaming services supported:
Playback disc types:
Slide show: Yes
Smart TV: / Yes
USB direct playback: Yes
Video compression formats: / AVCHD, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4

TV tuner

TV tuner integrated: No


3D: Yes
3D compatibility: Yes
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Full HD: Yes
Internet TV: Yes
Progressive Scan: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Center speaker dimensions (WxDxH):314 x 83 x 110
Front speaker dimensions (WxDxH):100 x 125 x 192
Main unit dimensions (WxDxH):435 x 280 x 58
Satellite speaker dimensions (WxDxH):100 x 125 x 192
Subwoofer dimensions (WxDxH):228 x 310 x 293