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Philips SA5295

alaTest has collected and analyzed 65 reviews of Philips SA5295. 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. Comments about the battery and design are generally positive. The performance and sound also get good feedback, whereas many are critical about the memory and portability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the Philips SA5295 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Philips SA5295

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 user reviews of Philips SA5295 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other MP3 Players on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the battery and design. The performance and sound are also appreciated. There are some less positive opinions about the memory and portability.

usability, sound, performance, design, battery

portability, memory

93% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

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Jul, 2018

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Philips SA5295BT/02 16GB Flash MP4 Player Review

 

SA5295BT/02 – 16GB Flash Audio, Video Player from Philips

Mar, 2009

Consumer review (dooyoo.co.uk)

Excessive use kills it

 

I bought this media player a couple of years ago as the price was good and I thought my old one was broken. I had a Sansa before, have since discovered the micro sd card was the cause of the Sansa's malfunction and tend to use it more than this one as...

Battery life was more than adequate

Bog standard headphones didn't provide sound quality & ; sudden unprovoked death

Mar, 2010

Consumer review (dooyoo.co.uk)

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When my old fav Shiro MP3 player aged last month. I began to search for another QUALITY replacement. After having auditioned some hot brands and models,such as Ipod, Sony. All r back with Disappointments and Doubts.Being an audiophile for almost 20...

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Jul, 2009

Consumer review (dooyoo.co.uk)

Philips GoGear SA5295 16 GB

 

Battery life was more than adequate

Bog standard headphones didn't provide sound quality & ; sudden unprovoked death

Consumer review (dooyoo.co.uk)

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Product Specifications

Audio

Built-in speaker(s):N
Built-in speakers: No
Channel separation:45
Equalizer: Yes
Equalizer customizable: Yes
Equalizer modes:Classic, Flat, Hip hop, Jazz, Pop, Rock, Techno / Classic, Hip hop, Jazz, Pop, Rock / Custom / Dance, Classic, Hip hop, Jazz, Pop, Rock
Frequency range:20 - 18000 / 60 - 18000
MP3 bit rates:8 - 320
MP3 sample rates:16 / 8 - 48
RMS rated power:0.0048 / 0.006 / 4.8
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):84 / 85
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):0.05
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

Camera

Built-in camera: No
Frame rate:30
Second camera: No

Design

Battery charge indicator:Y
Battery charging indication: Yes
Battery full indication: Yes
Battery low indication: Yes
Color of product:Black
Housing material:Plastic
Volume Control:Digital

Display

Backlight: Yes
Display:LCD
Display Diagonal:2.8
Display number of colors:262144 colours
Display number of lines:7
Display Resolution:320 x 240
ID3 Tag display: Yes
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N

Energy Management

Battery performance:880
Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Built-in battery: Yes
Continuous audio playback time:30
Continuous video playback time:6
Rechargeable: Yes
USB charging: Yes

File formats

Audio formats supported:AAC, FLAC, MP3, WMA / AAC, MP3, WMA
Image formats supported:JPG
Video compression format:AVI, MOV, RM, WMV / H.264, MPEG4-SP, WMV / MPEG4, WMV / MPEG4, WMV, WMV9 / WMV9
Video formats supported:MPEG4,WMV / MPEG4,WMV,WMV9 / MPEG4-ASP,H.264,MPEG4-SP,WMV / WMV9

Headphones

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

Networking

Bluetooth: No
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR

Other Features

Audio recording formats:ADPCM, WAV / MP3
Built-in memory: Yes
CD-ROM: Yes
Channels quantity:20
Compatibility:Windows XP (SP2) / Vista
Compatible operating systems:Windows XP (SP2) / Vista / Windows XP (SP2) / Windows Vista / Windows XP (SP2)/Windows Vista
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Dimensions (WxDxH):4.17 x 0.39 x 2.28 / 4.21 x 0.433 x 2.24
Headphone outputs:1
Internal memory type:NAND
Keypad lock:Y
Lead-free soldered product: Yes
Output Power:2 x 2.4 mW
Slide show: Yes
SMV (video):640 kbps
Superscroll: Yes
USB powered: Yes
Windows Media Player 11: Yes
Wireless technologies:Wired
WMV9:512 kbps

Other features

Sound enhancement technology:FullSound

Packaging Content

Bundled software:Device manager\nMedia Converter\nWindows Media Player 11
Cables included:USB
Headphones: Yes
Headphones included:Y
Pouch: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
User guide: Yes

Packaging Data

Package type:D-box
Packaging type:D-box

Performance

Digital Rights Management (DRM): Yes
Firmware upgradeable: Yes
Picture viewer: Yes
Type:MP4

Ports & interfaces

Interface:USB 2.0
Microphone in: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

Battery Capacity:880
Battery Technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Built-in battery:Y
Continuous audio playback time:30
Continuous video playback time:6
Rechargeable:Y
USB charging:Y

Radio

Antenna Type:Headphone/Earphone cord
FM radio: Yes
FM recording: Yes
Preset stations quantity:20
RDS features:PS, PTY, RT
Supported bands:FM
Supported radio bands:FM

Record Modes

Built-in Microphone: Yes
Voice recording: Yes

Storage

Card reader integrated: No
Music memory capacity (songs):18000
Player media type:Flash-media
Total Storage Capacity:16
Video memory capacity:6

System Requirements

Internet connection required: Yes
Optical drive required: Yes
USB required: Yes

Technical Details

Backlight display: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.39 / 0.394 / 0.429 / 0.433
Height:2.28 / 2.32
Weight:0.00335 / 3.35
Width:4.17