Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Philips SA159/02

alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 reviews of Philips SA159/02. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other MP3 Players for all reviews. People are impressed by the design. The portability is also appreciated, but the battery and durability get negative views. Reviews are divided on the performance.

portability, design

durability, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the Philips SA159/02 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 73/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 15 reviews)

User Reviews  

Showing 2 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews


Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 2 of 2 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (13)

Consumer review ( review summary for Philips SA159/02


alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Philips SA159/02 from The average user rating for this product is 2.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other MP3 Players on People are impressed by the portability, whereas many are critical about the performance and durability.


durability, performance

0% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Philips SA159 MP3 player 1GBPhilips SA159 MP3 player 1GB

Jun, 2018

Product Specifications


Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Channel separation:50
Equalizer: Yes
Equalizer modes:Classic, Funk, Hip hop, Jazz, Pop, Rock
Frequency range:30 - 18
MP3 bit rates:8 - 320
MP3 sample rates:8 - 48
RMS rated power:2
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):80
WMA bit rates:5 - 192


Built-in camera: No
Second camera: No


Color of product:Black, Silver
Volume Control:Digital


Backlight: Yes
Backlight color:Blue
Display number of lines:2
Display Resolution:32 x 128
Touch screen: No

Energy Management

Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Continuous audio playback time:8
Cylindrical battery size:AAA

File formats

Audio formats supported:MP3, WMA


Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm

Other Features

Audio card required: Yes
Blister dimensions (W x D x H):197 x 40 x 197
Case or master carton quantity:3
Dimensions (WxDxH):1.19 x 0.65 x 3.35
Display resolution (numeric):128
Master carton depth:5.98
Master carton height:8.5
Master carton width:9.45

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:USB
Headphones: Yes
Headphones included:Y
Quick start guide: Yes

Packaging Data

Package type:Clamshell
Packaging type:Clamshell



Ports & interfaces

Interface:USB 2.0


Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Continuous audio playback time:8
Cylindrical battery size:AAA


Music memory capacity (songs):240
Player media type:Flash-media
Total Storage Capacity:1

System Requirements

Optical drive required: Yes

Weight & Dimensions