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Buy more batteries!

Advantages: Small, compact, volume control on earphone wire, cool design, 45 second anti-shock
Disadvantages: flimsy latch on lid, appalling battery life

...Battery manufacturers are probably rubbing their hands together in glee from the moment you buy the Philips AX3301. It starts off well enough - the unit is very well designed, the display although small is clear enough, the controls nice and easy to us ...

shandyboy 04.02.2005 · Read full review
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Philips AX2200 portable cd player

Advantages: Skip protection, dynamic bass boost, cd rewritable
Disadvantages: It's a bit big and low battery life.

First of all this cd player is quite cheap but as the battery life is lower than other competitors it can cost more to run in the long term. It looks okay but there is a bit to much writing on the front. The player is relatively loud and has a nice bass b ...

badboy786 02.01.2005 · Read full review
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Philips AX2200 Portable CD player

Advantages: shock-proof, plays CD-R and CD-RW
Disadvantages: uses a lot of battery- very low playback time

This is not only quite a bulky piece of equipment, but in my opinion it is not particularly good looking. It has too much writing on the front, and although it is very cheap (at under £30), it is expensive to run due to the amount of batteries it uses up, ...

bexfox 19.06.2004 · Read full review
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Good to relax with.

Advantages: Can play re writen CD's and has Bass Boost.
Disadvantages: Well it is only CD quality (not MP3)

It is over all a very good CD player, but on the down side it does not have very good skip protection and it will skip with the slightest movements. But as a CD player it seems to be one of the better ones. It is for sure the best I have ever had. Althoug ...

timuss 27.07.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Philips AX1100

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Phillips AX 5303 Yes or No?

Advantages: In-line remote control, Rechargeable batteries with 40 hours life.
Disadvantages: 45 seconds anti shock

Nice bit of kit. Very handy as the rechargeable batteries mean you dont have to keep churning out money on batteries. I was first drawn to this model as i liked the way it looked and the price is very reasonable. The anti shock on this is only 45 second ...

Goonhead 24.11.2004 · Read full review
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