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Philips GoGear Raga SA3RGA

alaTest has collected and analyzed 338 reviews of Philips GoGear Raga SA3RGA. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other MP3 Players for all reviews. People really like the portability and size. The sound and performance also get good feedback, but there are some critical opinions about the reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the Philips GoGear Raga SA3RGA is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 68 user reviews of Philips GoGear Raga SA3RGA from The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other MP3 Players on People are impressed by the sound and performance. The portability and size are also appreciated, whereas there are some less positive views about the reliability.

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72% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips GoGear Raga 4GB MP3 Player SA3RGA04K/37Philips GoGear Raga 4GB MP3 Player SA3RGA04K/37

Mar, 2018

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For what it is and the price ( I got it with $10.00 off code), I would recommend to anyone.

Very easy to use menus. Great sound!! Battery life so far has been amazing, over 14 hours and still going. I haven't tried the headphones that came with it, but they seem of good quality. I got this for working out and its perfect for that, very...

Not really a con, not a lot of storage compared to others but it can still hold almost 900 songs and I like to change my music frequently so no problem there

Apr, 2012

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Great basic mp3


Works with iTunes, which was my main concern (just highlight playlist, drag and drop). Bought as basic mp3 for child. Simple to use and very good battery life. Surprisingly compact and light.

Jul, 2012

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best purchase ever


easy to down load good sound and small enough to fit in my pocket

Jul, 2012

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Simple but a Great Player


This player is definitely better than the IPod shuffle; I am very pleased with it. I did not use the song bird software I simply drag and drop music from windows media player very simple to load music this way, it is also well designed. It's very...

Jul, 2012

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excellent item they always last longer then other ones, recormended, well wureth the money, i have always had these ones for about 8-9 years and still keep on coming back to them thanks brendan...

Jul, 2012

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great little MP3


A friend at work got one of these and recommended it to me as my old one had a battery life of just 2-4 hours and needed to go in the bin!!This one was on offer and so i got a blue one.It's tiny and hardly weighs anything..great to pop in your...

Jul, 2012

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Raga MP3 Player


Bought as a birthday present for my 8 year daughter. She is trilled easy to use and handy to carry in her handbag! Good value for money.

Jul, 2012

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Neat Little Product!


I've only had it for a couple of weeks but so far I'm very pleased with it. It's nothing much as far as technology goes!..but...I wasn't really wanting anything major!

Jul, 2012

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Love it


I have bought three of these for my books and music. bought one for my man as he need it to be easy to use. They look good and are straight forward to use. I recommended them to my sisters and they bought one each as well. I highly recommend them.

Jul, 2012

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good purchase


very good design very good battery life

Jul, 2012

Product Specifications


Built-in speaker(s):N / Y
Built-in speakers:No / Yes
Channel separation:45
Equalizer:No / Yes
Equalizer bands quantity:6
Equalizer customizable: Yes
Equalizer modes:Classic, Custom, Funk, Hip hop, Jazz, Rock, Techno / Classic, Funk, Hip hop, Jazz, Rock, Techno / Custom
Frequency range:20 - 20 / 60 - 18 / 60 - 18000
MP3 bit rates:8 - 320
MP3 sample rates:16 / 16, 32, 48, 11.025, 22.050, 8 / 48 / 8 - 48
RMS rated power:0.0048 / 0.005 / 0.05 / 2 / 5
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):84
WMA bit rates:5 - 320
WMA sample rates:8 - 48 / 8, 11,025, 16, 22,050, 32, 44,1, 48 / 8, 11,025, 16, 22,050, 32, 44,1, 48 kHz / 8, 11.025, 16, 22.050, 32, 44.1, 48 / 8, 11.025, 16, 22.050, 32, 44.1, 48 kHz


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


Battery charge indicator:Y
Battery charging indication: Yes
Battery full indication: Yes
Battery low indication: Yes
Color of product:Black / Black, Blue / Black, Grey / Black, Pink / Black, Red / Blue / Pink
LED Indicators: Yes
Volume Control:Digital


Backlight: Yes
Display Diagonal:1
Display number of colors:262144 colours
Display Resolution:128 x 64
ID3 Tag display: Yes
Touch screen: No

Energy Management

Battery performance:220
Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo) / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Built-in battery: Yes
Continuous audio playback time:22
Continuous radio playback time:8
Continuous video playback time:8
Rechargeable: Yes
USB charging: Yes

File formats

Audio formats supported:APE, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA / FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA


Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm


Bluetooth: No
Wi-Fi: No

Other Features

Battery Type:Li-Polymer
Built-in memory: Yes
Carrying case: Yes
Channels quantity:20
Compatible operating systems:Windows XP (SP3) / Vista / 7 / Windows XP (SP3)/Windows Vista/Windows 7 / Windows XP / Vista / Windows7
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Dimensions (WxDxH):1.96 x 1.71 x 0.508
Display Diagonal:1
Display Diagonal (metric):1
Display resolution (numeric):128
Headphone outputs:1
Internal memory type:NAND
Lead-free soldered product: Yes
Mass storage class compliant: Yes
MP3 playback: Yes
Music memory capacity, MP3:900 / 900 tracks / Up to 900 tracks
Output Power:2 x 2.5 / 2 x 2.5 mW
Package dimensions (WxDxH):4.72 x 4.33 x 1.18
Quick charge: Yes
Speaker Power:5
Superscroll: Yes
USB cable:AY3930
USB port:1
USB powered: Yes
Wireless technologies:Wired

Other features

Sound enhancement technology:FullSound

Packaging Content

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

Packaging Data

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


Digital Rights Management (DRM):No / Yes
Firmware upgradeable: Yes

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: No
Interface:USB 2.0
Line-in: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Battery Capacity:220
Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo) / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Built-in battery:Y
Continuous audio playback time:22
Continuous radio playback time:8
Continuous video playback time:8
USB charging:Y


Auto digital tuning: Yes
FM radio:No / Yes
FM recording: Yes
Preset stations quantity:20 / 30
Supported bands:FM / No
Supported radio bands:FM / Not supported

Record Modes

Built-in Microphone: No
Voice recording: No


Card reader integrated: No
Compatible memory cards: No
Music memory capacity (songs):450 / 900
Player media type:Flash-media / HDD
Total Storage Capacity:2 / 4

System Requirements

Internet connection required: Yes
Mac compatibility: No
Minimum system requirements:PC w/USB
Optical drive required: No
USB required: Yes
Video card required: No
Windows operating systems supported:RoHS, CE, EnergyStar, ISO 9001 / 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 / Yes

Technical Details

Backlight display: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.69 / 1.71
Height:0.508 / 0.512
Weight:0.847 / 8.47
Width:1.96 / 1.97