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Philips MCI298

Philips MCI298
alaScore 84

261 reviews

Dec, 2018

We have collected and analysed 7 expert reviews and 254 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 64/100 and users rate it 70/100. The average review date is 17-07-2011. We have compared these reviews to 168479 reviews from other Audio Systems. The alaScore™ for this product is 84/100 = Very good. Last update: 10-12-2018.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 21 user reviews of Philips MCI298 from The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Audio Systems on Reviewers are impressed by the usability. There are mixed comments on the price and size. Many are less positive about the design and reliability.


reliability, design

71% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips MCi298/05 Wireless Micro HiFi SystemPhilips MCi298/05 Wireless Micro HiFi System

Dec, 2018

Product Specifications


Cassette deck: No
Colour of product:Black
Disc loading type:slot
Loader type:slot
Number of Discs:1
Number of optical discs:1
Optical disc player: Yes
Type:Micro set


Backlight: Yes
Backlight colour:White
Display diagonal:8.89
Display Type:LCD
Touchscreen: Yes


Equalizer: Yes
Integrated clock: Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FRE, ITA, POR, SWE
Volume Control:Digital


Bass reflex: No
Karaoke: No
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:20
Speaker Type:2-way


Ethernet LAN: Yes
Security algorithms:128-bit WEP, 64-bit WEP, WPA, WPA2, WPS, WPS-PBC, WPS-PIN
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Other features

Antenna type:FM
Auto digital tuning: Yes
CD-R playback: Yes
CD-RW playback: Yes
Dimensions (WxDxH):542 x 90 x 238
DVD Audio Playback: No
Main speaker:Full range
Media types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW, MP3-CD, WMA-CD, USB flash drive
Power requirements:200-240 V, 50 Hz
Remote control type:1-way
Set weight:2.98
Sound enhancement technology:Class "D" Digital Amplifier, Dynamic Bass Boost, Equalizer, Treble and Bass Control

Packaging Content

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


Audio formats supported:AAC, MP3, WMA
Card reader integrated: No
Disc types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW
MP3 bit rates:8 - 320
MP3 Playback: Yes
Playback disc formats:CD audio
USB direct playback: Yes
Video recording: No
WMA bit rates:192 / 8 - 192

Ports & interfaces

Apple docking compatibility: No
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
Line-in: Yes
Microphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Microphone in: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


AC input frequency:50
AC input voltage:200-240
Power Consumption (Standby):1
Power Source:AC

Product properties

Cassette player: No
CD changer: No
CD player: Yes
DVD player: No
MiniDisc player: No
Miscellaneous:wireless slim design pest
Playable formats:CD, CD-R, CD-RW, MP3, WMA, non DRM AAC
Remote: Yes
Surround: No


Internet Radio: Yes
Supported radio bands:FM


Audio output:2x10 RMS w
Radio: Yes
Radio type:FM

Weight & Dimensions

Height :23.8