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Philips GoGear Muse SA2MUS

alaTest has collected and analyzed 93 reviews of Philips GoGear Muse SA2MUS. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other MP3 Players for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the price and design. The sound and performance also get good opinions. Opinions are divided on the durability, while some have doubts about the reliability.

usability, performance, sound, design, price


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the Philips GoGear Muse SA2MUS is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 32 user reviews of Philips GoGear Muse SA2MUS from The average user rating for this product is 2.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other MP3 Players on Opinions about the performance and price are on the whole positive. The design and sound also get good feedback. Reviews are divided on the durability. There are some negative opinions about the reliability.

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59% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips GoGear MP4 player SA2MUS08S/02 Muse 8GB - SilverPhilips GoGear MP4 player SA2MUS32S/02 Muse 32GB - SilverPhilips GoGear MP4 player SA2MUS16S/02 Muse 16GB - Silver

Feb, 2016

Expert review by: Kat Orphanides (

Philips GoGear Muse SA2MUS16S/02 review


The new version of the GoGear Muse is a decent enough player, but its touchscreen is pointless

The GoGear Muse SA2MUS16S/02 seems to have been created to fill a niche that doesn't exist. There's little point in having a touchscreen device that only ever displays one single screen and will never let you install apps. Audio quality is good and the...

Nov, 2010

Consumer review by: George (

Sub-Standard Product


The Philips MP3 bought was a birthday present for my daughter, and after only a few days would not recharge.

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: Roger (



If it's the only thing you do this year, don't buy this product. Basically, it doesn't work. Ripping a CD deletes previously ripped CD, touch screen temperamental, and copying from drive selective. I have had so many unfortunate experiences with...

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: Vlad (



The newer model might be better.

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: manda (



Bought this for our daughter for xmas. She loves it. Looks great,easy to use. She prefers it to her ipod!

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: monkeyronin (

Sound quality over all else


I am relatively happy with this purchase. The sound quality is excellent and was the main reason that attracted me to this device. The touch screen is a little annoying being unresponsive at times. The tracks are put into alphabetical order, something...

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: Julie (

Do not buy


My son bought one and we had problems with it straight away, exchanged it and still had problems so went back for a refund. Faulty batch???

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: Golfnutz (

GoGear Muse


Was impressed at first .. loaded MP3s perfect . But wouldnt load MP4s or AVI files . even though it says it will on the box . Wont allow third party downloads. You have to use phillips songbird program , which slowed down my PC ??

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: wheelo (

feature packed


a quality machine by a top brand name,feature packed and great value.

Nov, 2010

Consumer review by: sandy (

good purchase


The design of the M3 is stylish and looks the part,although a bit on the large side.I bought this as a birthday present for my daughter who seems very happy with it. The 1 problem we had was that there was no real instruction booklet with it, just a...

Sep, 2010

Product Specifications


Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-In Radio: Yes
Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB): No
Direct Radio Recording:No / Yes
Direct TV Recording: No
Radio Function: Yes


Bluetooth: No
Type of Memory Stick Interface : No
Type of SD Card Interface :microSD Card (Transflash) / No
W-LAN Connection: No
WiFi Connectivity: No


Display Technology:TFT Display
Number of Display Colours:262.144
Touchscreen:One-Point Touch

General Features

Operating System:Proprietary
Product Type:Audio/Video Player
Storage Medium:Built-In Memory
Type:Audio/Video Player

Playback / Recording

AAC Playback: Yes
AVI Playback: No
DivX Playback: No
H.264 Playback: Yes
MP3 Playback: Yes
MPEG 4 Playback: Yes
MPEG2 Playback: No
OGG Playback: Yes
WAV Playback: Yes
WMA Playback: Yes
WMV Playback: Yes

Power Supply

Battery Type:Li Polymer
Replaceable Battery: No