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Philips FWM197

Philips FWM197
alaScore 80

27 reviews

Dec, 2018

  • Negative

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews of Philips FWM197. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Audio Systems for all reviews. People really like the usability.


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Audio Systems the Philips FWM197 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Philips FWM197 from The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Audio Systems on Reviewers really like the usability.


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This summary is based on the products: Philips FWM197 - Mini system - radio / CD / MP3 / cassette / USB flash playerPhilips FWM197 - Mini system - radio / CD / MP3 / cassette / USB flash player

Dec, 2018

Product Specifications


USB Hosts:1


Cassette deck: Yes
Cassette deck technology:Mechanical
Colour of product:Black
Disc loading type:Tray disc loader
Loader type:Tray
Number of decks:1
Number of Discs:1
Number of optical discs:1
Optical disc player: Yes
Type:Mini set


Display Type:LCD


Alarm function: Yes
Integrated clock: Yes
Programmable tracks:20
Sleep timer: Yes


Bass reflex: Yes
Karaoke: No
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:120
Speaker Type:2-way
Tweeter diameter:5.1
Tweeter size:5.1
Woofer Diameter:13.3
Woofer size:13.3


Wi-Fi: No

Other features

Additional accessories:Remote Control Guarantee booklet Quick Use Guide
Audio Connections:RCA, Aux in
Auto digital tuning: Yes
Auto store: Yes
Main speaker:2" tweeter, 2 way Bass, Reflex Speaker System, 5.25" woofer
Media types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW, MP3-CD, WMA-CD
Power requirements:200-240 V 50Hz
Set width:22
Sound enhancement technology:Dynamic Bass, Boost Digital, Sound Control
Tape recording enhancement:CD synchro start recording

Packaging Content

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


Audio formats supported:MP3
Card reader integrated: No
Channels quantity:40
Disc types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW
MP3 Playback: Yes
Playback modes:Fast forward, Fast reverse, Next, Previous, Program, Repeat, Shuffle
Recording on:Tape
USB direct playback: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Apple docking compatibility: No
AUX In: Yes
USB port: Yes


AC input frequency:50
AC input voltage:200-240
Power Consumption (Standby):2
Power Source:AC

Product properties

Cassette player:Single
CD changer: No
CD player: Yes
DVD player: No
MiniDisc player: No
Playable formats:CD, CD-R, CD-RW, mp3, WMA
Remote: Yes
Surround: No
Timer: Yes


Preset stations quantity:40
Supported radio bands:FM, MW
Tuner enhancements:Auto Store


Storage media type: No


Audio output:120 RMS
Number of presets:40
Radio: Yes
Radio type:FM/MW
Speaker type:2 way

Weight & Dimensions

Height :29.2
Main unit dimensions (WxDxH):220 x 285 x 292
Package depth:27.5
Package height:34.8
Package weight:11.2
Package width:73