We've collated all the key information on Philips headphones in this handy guide. We've analysed over 68,000 user and expert reviews and over 1,700 awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 1,900 headphones to impartially compare each headphones brand.
Philips are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and award winning headphones. Their headphones start at $7 for the SHE3855SG which has a driver size of 8.6mm, is an in-ear headphones and a headphones that has an in-ear style and go up to $505 for the Fidelio X3 which has a driver size of 50mm, is an over-ear headphones and a headphones that has an Over-Ear style. The average price of a new Philips headphones is $59.
Philips are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and award winning headphones.
Is Philips the Best Headphones Brand?
So are Philips headphones any good? We give every headphones a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all headphones we are able to impartially rank all the headphones brands.
Philips is ranked the No. 8 best headphones brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Philips is the 8th best headphones brand out there.
Let's look at how Philips headphones compare to the other headphones brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All headphones Brands
There's a wide selection of Philips headphones available compared to other headphones brands, with over 40 Philips headphones currently on the market in the US.
Philips headphones tend to be cheaper than most other headphones brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers. Philips also have worse reviews than the typical headphones brand, with the average rating of a Philips headphones being 67%.
No. Of Headphones
Average Price $102
Price Distribution of All Headphones
No. Of Headphones
Average Price $59
Price Distribution of Philips Headphones
What Do the Philips Headphones Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Philips headphones to work out the average distribution of reviews for Philips and then compared this to the other headphones brands.
Philips has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its headphones than most other brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews are actually lower.
Over 90% of expert reviews and 68% of user reviews for Philips headphones are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 90% and 84% respectively across all Headphones brands.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Philips headphones by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other headphones brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Philips Headphones Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 23 industry awards for Philips headphones. The table below compares the number of awards received by Philips to other popular headphones brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 68,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Philips headphones. 17% of reviews that mention reliability were positive. Therefore the majority of Philips headphones owners and reviewers thought the product wasn't reliable.
Only 17% of reviewers think Philips headphones are reliable.
So, most people think that Philips headphones aren't good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Philips headphones that mention reliability: