Philips SHC8800/12 RF 20hrs Black

MPN: SHC8800/12  |  EAN: 6925970712316  |  Model: SHC8800/12

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as at 19 Mar 20 | 8:45 AM CET







Choosist's Ratings

Philips SHC8800/12 RF 20hrs Black - SHC8800/12 Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Wired + Wireless Combo
Use With Headphone Amp
MP3 Player
Musical Instrument
Just Right
Android (headphone port)
Apple iOS (headphone port)
PC or Mac
Nintendo Switch Compatible
Just Right
Xbox One Compatible
Just Right
PS4 Compatible
Just Right
PS Vita Compatible
Nintendo 3DS Compatible
Nintendo Wii U Compatible
Just Right
Audio Books
Just Right
Just Right
Video Content (Netflix, YouTube, TV)
Just Right

Wired Connection

These wired headphones by Philips are a really good choice if you prefer not to deal with some of the challenges posed by wireless headphones such as needing to always remember to recharge it before taking it out with you.

Wireless Connection

Headphones that use wireless connectivity methods like Bluetooth are on the rise and this product by Philips has these capabilities (and more) in order to suit your needs.

Wireless + Wired Combo

With a pair that has both wired and wireless capabilities, you're free to choose how you'd like to connect to your devices.

Battery Life

These Philips headphones are able to last for up to 20 hours.

Connected Devices

  • Android device that comes with a port for connecting wired headphones.
  • iOS device with a headphone port.
  • PC or Mac to cater for a wide range of audio needs while using your computer.
  • Headphone amp so that you can enjoy better quality audio.
  • MP3 player which allows you to enjoy your tunes on the go.
  • Musical instrument to enjoy some private practice time.

Game Console Compatibility

  • Works with the Nintendo Wii U
  • Works with the Nintendo Switch
  • Works with the Xbox One
  • Works with the PS4
  • Works with the PS Vita
  • Works with the Nintendo 3DS

Various Audio Content Types

  • Audio books in which the vocals of the narrator matters to your listening experience.
  • Music for your audio pleasure and entertainment. The dimensions of the audio driver in these headphones will provide you with a higher quality output.
  • Video content in order to enjoy your choice of movies, series and shows.
  • Radio which requires reasonable quality output for you to enjoy mixes, news and shows from your favourite stations.
  • Gaming audio while you keep yourself entertained with the latest titles on consoles or PC.
  • Podcasts for fun, knowledge and entertainment.

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Technical Specifications

Philips SHC8800/12 RF 20hrs Black - SHC8800/12 Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Colour of Product Black
Ear Coupling Over-ear
Ear Coupling - Over-ear Yes
Headphone or Headset Headphones
Wearing Style Head-band
Sound Technology
Acoustic System Name Open Back
Driver Unit Size 40 cm
Headphone Frequency 10 - 21000 Hz
Headphone Sensitivity 98 dB
Impedance 24 Ω (Ohms)
Magnet Type Neodymium
Signal to Noise Ratio (SNR) 65 dB
Ports & Interfaces
3.5mm Connector 1 mm
Channel Separation 40 dB
Connectivity Technology Wired & Wireless
RF Connectivity Yes
Wireless Range 100 m
Wireless Type RF
Auto Power Off Yes
Battery Life (max) 20 hours
Battery Technology Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Battery Type AAA
Battery Voltage 1.2 V
Modulation FM
Number of Batteries Supported 2
Rechargeable Yes
Battery Low Indication Yes
LED Indicators Yes
Weight & Dimensions
Depth 95 mm
Height 220 mm
Weight 237 g
Width 176 mm
Detachable Cable Yes
Other Features
Channels Quantity 3
Double PLL 1
Pilot Tone Frequency 19 kHz