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Philips Gogear MIX SA5MXX04

Philips Gogear MIX SA5MXX04
alaScore 88

151 reviews

Jul, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 151 reviews of Philips Gogear MIX SA5MXX04. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other MP3 Players for all reviews. Opinions about the performance and sound are generally positive. The price and size are also appreciated. Opinions about the reliability and durability are mixed.

usability, size, price, sound, performance

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the Philips Gogear MIX SA5MXX04 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Philips Gogear MIX SA5MXX04 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other MP3 Players on

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This summary is based on the products: Philips Gogear MIX SA5MXX04 Portable Media Player ( MP3 Playback )Philips Gogear MIX SA5MXX04 Portable Media Player ( MP3 Playback )

Jul, 2018

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MP3 is small but mighty


" Really good "

Jun, 2016

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usb mp3 player


" this item holds a lot of music but does not play back through the usb only through headphones "

Jun, 2016

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For books and lessons...


" Wanted an mp3 player for language and books, so it had to be able to resume from the spot it had stopped, and play in order. Philips actually told me it wouldn't resume but an Argos staff member said it would and I bought it on the strength of that....

May, 2016

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Philips SA5MXX04KN/12 GoGear Mix 4GB MP3 Player - Black.


" Very nice and excellent "

May, 2016

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A great design


" Had one of these for years and has been so good this is third I have bought as a present. So useful for travel and great to have in the car. Travelled to NZ and Thailand on one charge. Like the display and ease of finding track I want. Would...

May, 2016

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fault on the player


" Wouldn't recommend this product. Having to returning the first mp3 with the same problem... won't play the music uploaded can see the music is on the player with the artist name and songs but keeps say fault "

Apr, 2016

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good portable music player


" Its an excellent buy if you are looking for a small compact music player. It has a small digital display for finding and playing the right track. The battery lasts 6 hours only, the only downside. overall its a good buy from a well known company. "

Apr, 2016

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Used for car


" Great little player and a good price, ideal for what I required. "

Apr, 2016

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Ideal for what it is


" No problems with it. Once you worked out the increase volume set up then it's simple. I sussed it within the first day. Only minor issue is that when it is set to play random and you want to re-play the song you are listening to and try to go back to...

Mar, 2016

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Slick affordable and sound is brilliant


" Would recommend to anyone who prefers a good sound system. Brilliant and affordable. "

Mar, 2016

Product Specifications


Built-in speaker(s):N / Y
Built-in speakers:No / Yes
Channel separation:45
Equalizer: Yes
Equalizer bands quantity:6
Equalizer customizable: Yes
Equalizer modes:Classic, Funk, Hip hop, Jazz, Rock, Techno / Techno, Hip hop, Classic, Funk, Jazz, Rock / Techno, Rap, Classic, Funk, Jazz, Rock
Frequency range:40 - 18000
MP3 bit rates:8 - 320
MP3 sample rates:16 - 24.8
RMS rated power:0.0021 / 0.01 / 0.08
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):45 / 80
WMA bit rates:5 - 192
WMA sample rates:32 - 48


Built-in camera:No / Yes
Second camera: No
Video playback: / No / Yes


Battery charge indicator:Y
Battery charging indication: Yes
Color of product:Black / Black, Blue / Black, Purple / Black, White / Red / Silver
LED Indicators: / Yes
Volume Control: / Digital / Rotary


Backlight: Yes
Backlight color:White
Display number of colors:Monochrome
Display number of lines:2
Display Resolution:128 x 32
ID3 Tag display: / Yes
Touch screen: No

Energy Management

Battery performance:130
Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Continuous audio playback time:10
Rechargeable: Yes
USB charging: Yes

File formats

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


Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone frequency:40 - 18000 / 80 - 18000
Headphone sensitivity:45

Other Features

Backlight display:Y
Channels quantity:30
Dimensions (WxDxH):0.965 x 0.626 x 3.24
Display resolution (numeric):128
Headphone outputs:
Internal memory type:
Mass storage class compliant: Yes
Motion JPEG frame rate:15
Playtime internal battery:10
Sound enhancement:
Superscroll: No
USB connectivity:Y
Video Frame Rate:15

Other features

Sound enhancement technology:FullSound

Packaging Content

Bundled software:Device manager \nSongbird / Device manager\nSongbird
Cables included:USB
Headphones: Yes
Headphones included:Y
Quick start guide: Yes
User guide: / Yes

Packaging Data

Package depth:0.866
Package height:5.91
Package type:D-box
Package width:3.15 / 3.54
Packaging type:D-box


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

Ports & interfaces

Interface:3.5mm / USB 2.0
USB 2.0 ports quantity:


Battery Capacity:130
Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Continuous audio playback time:10
Playtime internal battery:10
USB charging:Y


FM radio:No / Yes
Preset stations quantity:30
RDS features:
Supported bands:FM / No
Supported radio bands:FM / Not supported

Record Modes

Built-in Microphone: Yes
Voice recording: Yes


Card reader integrated: No
Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC
Maximum memory card size:16
Music memory capacity (songs):1000
Player media type:Flash-media
Total Storage Capacity:4

System Requirements

USB required: / Yes
Windows operating systems supported: Yes

Technical Details

Backlight display: / Yes
USB connectivity: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Weight:0.000776 / 0.776