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Philips Fidelio X1

alaTest has collected and analyzed 744 reviews of Philips Fidelio X1. The average rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the comfort and durability. The bass quality and sound are also appreciated. There are some mixed opinions about the portability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Philips Fidelio X1 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Philips Fidelio X1

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 55 user reviews of Philips Fidelio X1 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.co.uk.

98% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Apr, 2020

Recommended!

Expert review by : Andrew Williams (trustedreviews.com)

Philips Fidelio X1

 

Philips' new high-end headphones are comfortable and sound impressive.

Good-looking design ; Removable cable ; Extremely comfortable ; Open, articulate sound ; Tight, well-defined bass

Leaky by design ; Verging on too much low-end

Nov, 2012

Expert review by (whathifi.com)

Philips Fidelio X1

 

Another great set of headphones from Philips, the X1s are good enough to worry the very best at this price

Refined yet entertaining sound ; Excellent detail resolution ; Comfortable ; Good build

Some tough competition

Philips Fidelio X1 review: Sound quality These headphones are immensely listenable. Philips has chosen a mature, smooth tonal balance that never makes a meal of below-par recordings or poor amplification no matter how bright or aggressive they may be.

Expert review by : Ian Morris (pocket-lint.com)

Philips Fidelio X1 headphones

 

The biggest sellers in headphones now are earphones, and those Beats-style on-ear jobbies. It makes sense, because most listening happens when you're on the road, and you need something compact and that gives you a bit of isolation from the noise of...

Delightful sound, incredibly comfortable, perform as well as more expensive cans

Still a bit pricey, earpieces gather dust and aren't replaceable

Buy. Buy, buy, buy. BUY!

Oct, 2012

Expert review by : Chris Hall (pocket-lint.com)

Philips Fidelio X1 pictures and hands-on - Pocket-lint

 

If you're in the market for a premium set of headphones then you're veritably spoilt for choice these days, with strong offerings, it seems, from all quarters.

Aug, 2012

Expert review by : Jonathan Margolis (howtospendit.ft.com)

Philips Fidelio X1/00

 

Stop-at-home headphones that make up for being boring by being brilliant

Jun, 2013

Expert review by (headfonics.com)

The Fidelio X1 by Philips

 

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Mar, 2014

Expert review by : Steve Guttenberg (hometheatermag.com)

Philips Fidelio X1 Headphones

 

It wasn't that long ago that Philips wasn't the first name that would come to mind for audiophile headphones. Things picked up early last year when the company totally revamped its headphone lineup, and the Fidelio Series turned a lot of heads. Philips...

Jun, 2013

Sound & Vision TOP PICK

Expert review by : Steve Guttenberg (soundandvision.com)

Philips Fidelio X1 Headphones

 

The all-new Fidelio X1 is Philips' best yet, but I have to admit I was swayed even before I heard it. The luxurious look of the design appeals to a more adult crowd than any of the shiny plastic and bling-encrusted headphones crowding the market. The...

Jun, 2013

HOME THEATER - TOP PICKS

Expert review by : Steve Guttenberg (hometheater.com)

Philips Fidelio X1 Headphones

 

It wasn't that long ago that Philips wasn't the first name that would come to mind for audiophile headphones. Things picked up early last year when the company totally revamped its headphone lineup, and the Fidelio Series turned a lot of heads. Philips...

Jun, 2013

Expert review by : Mike (headfonia.com)

The Fidelio X1 by Philips

 

Disclaimer: I received the X1 sample directly from Philips Asia.Ah, the Fidelio X1 headphone from Philips. I've had it for almost two full months now and I'm guilty...

I was asking if the pads are not replaceable like the L1 and the newer ultimate ears? Doesn’t this make these somewhat disposable? I guess we don’t know how long the pads will last, but if something happened to them, what would one do?

Dec, 2012

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