Excerpt: I bought this for myself so I could listen to books on CD when I came out of hospital and had to spend a lot of time resting. I just needed something that I could plug in next to my bed and had a reasonable sound quality.
Summary: A neat little player let down by a thin lack luster sound made worse by audible mains hum. I have bought shed loads of Philips products in the past and all good so that's why I went for this little unit when my old Philips player (music in the garage a must!) died of old age.
A brilliant little buy thats worth the money and then some!
17 March 2013
Excerpt: Mooching around on Amazon one boring and wet rainy afternoon with time to spare and a few quid on my credit card left I decided that I needed a new stereo of some kind. I owned a midi system and two other cd/radio players as it was but my hi-fi suddenly decided to stop working and one of my portable...
Summary: This product was just what I was looking for. It was a Christmas present for a very good friend who's radio had just broken. She wanted a good radio and a CD player so she could listen to it while doing the ironing.
Summary: Arrived in good time, good value for money although the item was larger than expected. The only down side, as far as I'm concerned, is the operation buttons, they blend very well with the casing but I found it very difficult to see which was which!
Summary: This was bought primarily as a replacement CD player for the m-in-law. She only wanted a cd player - the MW/FM radio was a bonus. She cannot cope with complicated gadgets so the simplicity was fine for her and the sound quality is quite good/adequate for the playing of audio books which will be its...