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Philips GoGear Raga SA2RGA

alaTest has collected and analyzed 274 reviews of Philips GoGear Raga SA2RGA. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other MP3 Players for all reviews. People really like the design and performance. The price and sound are also appreciated.

usability, sound, price, performance, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the Philips GoGear Raga SA2RGA is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 86 user reviews of Philips GoGear Raga SA2RGA from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other MP3 Players on Reviews about the performance and portability are on the whole positive. The price and sound are also appreciated.

usability, sound, price, portability, performance

85% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips GoGear MP3 player SA2RGA04SN/02 RaGa 4GB - SilverPhilips GoGear MP3 player SA2RGA04SN/02 RaGa 4GB - Silver

Apr, 2018

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This MP3 Player ROCKS!!!!!!


Absolutely AWESOME! Very easy to download songs, very easy to use and great sound. Totally cool it comes with the armband! And is reasonably priced. Very, very, very happy with my purchase.

Jul, 2010

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Poor warranty response.


I purchased this product on 30.7.11. It no longer works as it does not retain the charge. I returned it to the shop where purchased, who advised that, unlike other manufacturers of MP3 players and despite being a relatively low cost product, Phillips...

Bad warranty service

Dec, 2011

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Philips SA2RGA04SN/02 GoGear Raga 4GB MP3 Player


Had to buy a new mp3 in a hurry as mine broke the day before i went on holiday! Very pleased with this one, easy to put music on & easy to use.Did use my old earphones though as the ones supplied werent as good.

Jul, 2011

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Philips SA2RGA08SN/02 GoGear Raga 8GB MP3 Player


Very easy to use, great sound

Jul, 2011

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Best in its class!!!


I bought this mp3 player to replace my old (really terrible) mp3 player. This mp3 player is amazing, so much better sound quality than an ipod and the price tag is heck of a lot better. The only thing i would advise is to upgrade the earphones. Also...

Jun, 2011

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excellent product sound quality excellent


Like the product, only problem the instruction book is rubbish,very poor ,no proper details, ..had to contact Phillips for assistance,when instructed found downloading easy.and am very happy with the result.

Jun, 2011

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partner loves it


8gig mp3 player impressive in size for the price

Jun, 2011

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Great little product


Love it, very simple to use.

Jun, 2011

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Good purchase for the price


Generally speaking very good for the price and handy small size.

Jun, 2011

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Good Purchase


This MP3 player is just right for my needs: a simple device just for playing music on; no frills no fuss.

May, 2011

Product Specifications


Built-in speaker(s):N
Built-in speakers: No
Channel separation:45
Equalizer: Yes
Equalizer bands quantity:6 / 7
Equalizer customizable:Y / Yes
Equalizer modes:Classic, Funk, Hip hop, Jazz, Rock, Techno / Custom
Frequency range:20 - 18 / 20 - 18000
MP3 bit rates:8 - 320
MP3 sample rates:16 / 48 / 8 - 48
RMS rated power:0.0048 / 0.048 / 2
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):84
WMA bit rates:5 - 320
WMA sample rates:48 / 8 - 48 / 8, 11.025, 16, 22.050, 32, 44.1, 48 kHz / 8/48000 kHz


Built-in camera: No
Photo feature: No
Second camera: No
Video playback: No
Video recording: No


Battery charge indicator:Y
Battery charging indication: Yes
Color of product:Black / Black, Red / Black, Silver / Grey / Metallic / Pink / Red / Silver
Volume Control:Digital
Waterproof: No


Backlight: Yes
Color: Yes
Display Diagonal:1
Display Resolution:128 x 64
ID3 Tag display: Yes
Touch screen: No

Energy Management

Battery performance:220
Battery recharge time:22
Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo) / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Built-in battery: Yes
Continuous audio playback time:22
Rechargeable: Yes
USB charging: Yes

File formats

Audio formats supported:APE, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA / APE, FLAC, MP3, WMA, WMV
Image formats supported:BMP, JPG


Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone frequency:20 - 18000
Headphone sensitivity:84


Bluetooth: No
Wi-Fi: No

Other Features

Battery Type:Li-Polymer
Built-in memory: Yes
Channels quantity:20
Compatible operating systems:Windows XP (SP2) / Vista / 7 / Windows XP (SP2) / Windows Vista / Windows 7 / Windows XP (SP3) / Vista / 7 / Windows XP (SP3) / Vista / 7 / Windows XP (SP3)/ Vista/ 7 / Windows XP (SP3)/Windows Vista/Windows 7
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Dimensions (WxDxH):1.7 x 0.535 x 1.81
Display Diagonal:1
Display Diagonal (metric):1
Display resolution (numeric):128
Functions:Keypad lock
Headphone outputs:1
Internal memory type:NAND
Keypad lock:Y
Lead-free soldered product: Yes
Mass storage class compliant:Y / Yes
MP3 playback: Yes
Music memory capacity, MP3:450 / 900 / Up to 1800 tracks / Up to 900 tracks
Output Power:2 x 2.4 mW
Package dimensions (WxDxH):4.33 x 1.18 x 4.72
Playtime internal battery:22
Rechargeable battery: Yes
Shock proof: No
Slide show: Yes
Splash proof: No
Superscroll:Y / Yes
USB cable:AY3930 / USB
USB powered: Yes
Wireless technologies:Wired

Other features

Philips Songbird:Y
Sound enhancement technology:FullSound

Packaging Content

Bundled software:Philips Songbird / Songbird
Cables included:USB
Headphones: Yes
Headphones included:Y
Pouch: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
User guide: Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:1.18
Package height:4.72
Package type:D-box
Package width:4.33
Packaging type:D-box


Firmware upgradeable:Y / Yes

Ports & interfaces

Interface:USB 2.0
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Battery Capacity:220
Battery recharge time:22
Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo) / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Built-in battery:Y
Continuous audio playback time:22
USB charging:Y


Antenna Type:Headphone/Earphone cord
FM radio:No / Yes
FM recording:Y / Yes
Preset stations quantity:20
Supported bands:FM / No / UKW
Supported radio bands:FM / Not supported / UKW

Record Modes

Built-in Microphone: Yes
Voice recording: Yes


Card reader integrated: No
Compatible memory cards: No
Music memory capacity (songs):900
Player media type:Flash-media
Total Storage Capacity:2 / 4 / 8

System Requirements

Internet connection required: Yes
Mac compatibility: No
USB required: Yes
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Basic x64, Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Home Premium x64, Windows Vista Ultimate, Windows Vista Ultimate x64, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Home x64, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Professional x64

Technical Details

Backlight display: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.535 / 0.551
Height:1.18 / 1.69 / 1.81
Weight:0.00106 / 1.06
Width:1.69 / 1.7