Philips Docking DS8530
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Philips Docking DS8530: 22 facts and highlights

3. control panel placed on a device

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
Philips Docking DS8530
90% have it

4. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

5. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Philips Docking DS8530
51% have it

7. volume

8. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Philips Docking DS8530
44% have it

9. is an active speaker

An amplifier is integrated into the device. An audio amplifier takes a small signal and makes it bigger without making any other changes in it which results in better sound, so any sound source can be connected to speakers.
Philips Docking DS8530
61% have it

10. drivers count

A speaker driver is an individual transducer that converts electrical energy to sound waves. More drivers may result in better sound quality.

11. has an AUX input

An auxiliary input allows you to play other audio sources by connecting them through a simple audio connection like a 3.5mm jack, i.e for MP3 or portable DVD/CD player.
Philips Docking DS8530
84% have it

12. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Philips Docking DS8530
64% have it

13. thickness

14. audio output power

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

15. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

16. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Philips Docking DS8530
51% have it

17. SNR

Signal-to-noise ratio is a measure that compares the level of a desired signal (meaningful information) to the level of background noise (unwanted signal), the bigger the less perceived noise.

18. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

19. has a sleep timer

A sleep timer is a function that shuts off the power after a preset amount of time.
Philips Docking DS8530
12% have it

20. power consumption on standby

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

21. has a cradle with 30-pin dock connector

The Apple dock connector is a proprietary 30-pin connector that is common to Apple devices (iPods, iPhones and iPads) predating the Lightning connector. Allows you to connect older Apple devices, play music and at the same time charge it.
Philips Docking DS8530
16% have it

22. has a magnetic shielding

A magnetic shielding limits the coupling of a magnetic field between two devices. The purpose is to prevent magnetic fields from interfering with electrical devices and avoid distortion (of TV, monitors, hard drives etc.).
Philips Docking DS8530
7% have it

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