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MP4 player

SA2MUS08S/97

MP4 player

SA2MUS08S/97

Superior sound experience

Let GoGear Muse inspire you with an unrivalled sound experience boosted by FullSound™, Surround for movies and sound isolation headphones. Enjoy movies on its 3.2” HVGA touch-screen or connect to a HDTV for even greater viewing pleasure. See all benefits

Unfortunately this product is no longer available

MP4 player

Superior sound experience

Let GoGear Muse inspire you with an unrivalled sound experience boosted by FullSound™, Surround for movies and sound isolation headphones. Enjoy movies on its 3.2” HVGA touch-screen or connect to a HDTV for even greater viewing pleasure. See all benefits

Superior sound experience

Let GoGear Muse inspire you with an unrivalled sound experience boosted by FullSound™, Surround for movies and sound isolation headphones. Enjoy movies on its 3.2” HVGA touch-screen or connect to a HDTV for even greater viewing pleasure. See all benefits

Unfortunately this product is no longer available

MP4 player

Superior sound experience

Let GoGear Muse inspire you with an unrivalled sound experience boosted by FullSound™, Surround for movies and sound isolation headphones. Enjoy movies on its 3.2” HVGA touch-screen or connect to a HDTV for even greater viewing pleasure. See all benefits

Superior sound experience

even in the noisiest settings

  • Muse
  • 8GB*

Philips Songbird: one simple program to discover, play, sync

One simple, easy-to-use program that comes with your GoGear player, Philips Songbird lets you discover and play all your media, and sync it seamlessly with your Philips GoGear. Its intuitive and powerful music management features let you discover new artists and music styles directly in the program through music and media stores, services and websites. Play your own library and media from the internet and seamlessly sync all of it from your PC to your Philips GoGear.

3.2” HVGA color display for superb video enjoyment

3.2” HVGA color display for superb video enjoyment

A sleek 8.1 cm (3.2") wide screen display on your GoGear player offers high resolution for superb video quality and crisp, vivid images. Together with a full color menu, the large screen allows easy navigation of media files to complete the package for a sensational multimedia experience on the go. To top it all off, a native 16:9 aspect ratio means video display without bars at top and bottom of the picture and without the quality loss than comes from scaling, altering an image to fit on a different screen

Audible.com features digital audiobooks and more

Audible.com features digital audiobooks and more

Audible.com is your destination for the widest selection of digital audiobooks, magazines, radio shows, stand-up comedy, and more available for download. Enjoy books in the car, at the gym, or around the house. Authors and icons read their own works, and famous actors narrate your favorite titles. At Audible.com you can browse and sample over 75,000 selections, including the latest best sellers and timeless classics.

FLAC & APE lossless codec support for precise sound quality

FLAC & APE lossless codec support for precise sound quality

Enjoy digital music in a compressed format without losing any sound quality at all. GoGear supports FLAC and APE formats, which are files that have been shrunk without any details discarded. The richness and clarity of the original music source are retained for complete enjoyment wherever you are. Simply use the Philips Songbird software included with your GoGear, and drag and drop the FLAC or APE music files from your computer's music library into your GoGear. Get going with thousands of songs, and swing to the beat of the great originals.

FM radio with RDS and 20 presets for more music options

FM radio with RDS and 20 presets for more music options

RDS (Radio Data System) is a communications protocol standard that allows digital information to be transmitted over FM radio broadcasts. RDS-enabled FM radio receivers can display this useful information that includes station identity, program details and song title and artist, etc. At anytime, you can store a desired station as a preset channel on your GoGear player. With 20 preset radio stations that can be stored, you can quickly access your favorite radio station without having to manually tune the frequencies each time.

Fullsound™ to bring your MP3 music to life

Fullsound™ to bring your MP3 music to life

Philips' innovative FullSound technology faithfully restores sonic details to compressed MP3 music, dramatically enriching and enhancing it, so you can experience CD music without any distortion. Based on an audio post-processing algorithm, FullSound combines Philips' renowned expertise in music reproduction with the power of the latest generation Digital Signal Processor (DSP). The result is fuller bass with more depth and impact, boosted voice and instrument clarity, and rich detail. Rediscover your compressed MP3 music in true-to-life sound that will touch your soul and move your feet.

HDMI out to watch High Definition (720p) video on HDTV

HDMI out to watch High Definition (720p) video on HDTV

View HD blockbuster movies or home-made videos in resolutions up to 720p on your HDTV. HDMI eliminates conversions to analog signals, delivering digital audio and video directly, giving you perfect pictures and sounds that are completely free from noise. Simply connect your GoGear and HDTV with an HDMI cable and enjoy high quality and crystal clear video and audio entertainment. You can even control and browse through your videos conveniently on your GoGear screen. Share your movies with family and friends now.

microSD card slot for expanded memory capacity

microSD card slot for expanded memory capacity

Small is beautiful when it comes to mobile devices, but not memory capacities. With the GoGear player, you can have the best of both worlds just by plugging in a microSD card. The microSD card will show up as a second removable drive when the player is connected to your PC for easy file transfer. Just load your card with the desired content and slot it into your player. You can purchase up to 32GB memory card to expand your GoGear memory capacity, so you never have to worry about running out of entertainment choices.

Sound Isolation headphones to minimize environmental noise

Sound Isolation headphones to minimize environmental noise

With sound isolation headphones, you will hear greater music details at a lower volume than is possible with normal headphones. Based on thorough understanding of the human ear canal anatomy, the sound isolation headphone's angled acoustic design creates a perfect seal between the ambient sound source & the ear canal, thus eliminating unwanted background noise while delivering sound directly to your ears. Even at a moderate volume setting, you can still discern music details without noise distractions from the environment. Earphone sleeves are available in three sizes to provide the best fit.

Surround for movies to put you in the middle of the action

Surround for movies to put you in the middle of the action

Surround for movies is an advanced audio technology that directly analyzes each sound source in a movie or video soundtrack to recreate a natural soundstage with sound elements that are individually and precisely localized. The processed sound elements are then directly delivered to each ear via in-ear headphones. Surround for movies generates a natural acoustical space based on the actual content of the soundtrack. The result puts the listener right in the middle of the action for an immersive surround experience - just as the film's sound engineer had intended.

Touch-screen control for smooth and intuitive navigation

Touch-screen control for smooth and intuitive navigation

Feel the smooth and intuitive control of your GoGear portable player with the soft touch of your fingertips. Its intuitive touch-screen interface makes navigation a real breeze, whether you are controling music playback functions, browsing your video and picture collections or choosing radio channels. Just click directly on the player's screen to navigate swiftly through menus and flip through your folders. Now that's what we call sensible and simple.

Innovative UI for advanced and simplified library browsing

GoGear Muse lets you browse through your music with absolute ease. The intuitive and sophisticated software lets you see what you have, and select what you want, without going through multiple folders and files. The interface features three columns showing artists, albums and songs, making selection clear and simple. Now you can truly spend less time searching for your favorites and more time enjoying them.

Technical Specifications

  • Picture/Display

    Type
    LCD Touch-sensitive screen
    Diagonal screen size (inch)
    3.2
    Resolution
    HVGA, 480 x 320 pixels, 262K colours
    Aspect ratio
    3:2
    Backlight
    Yes
  • Sound

    Equalizer customizable
    Yes
    Equalizer settings
    • Funk
    • Hip Hop
    • Jazz
    • Rock
    • Techno
    • Classical
    Frequency response
    20 - 18k
    Output Power
    2 x 10.5mW
    Signal to noise ratio
    > 85 dB
    THD
    0.05% at 1kHz
    Channel separation
    50
    Sound Enhancement
    FullSound
  • Audio Playback

    Compression format
    • MP3
    • WAV
    • WMA
    • AAC
    • Ogg Vorbis
    • FLAC
    • APE
    ID3 Tag support
    Song title, artist, album
    MP3 bit rates
    8-320 kbps and VBR
    WMA bit rates
    8kbps-320kbps
    WMA sample rates
    8, 11.025, 16, 22.050, 32, 44.1, 48 kHz
    MP3 sample rates
    • 16
    • 32
    • 44.1
    • 48
    • 11.025
    • 22.050
    • 24
    • 8
  • Audio Capturing

    Audio file format
    MP3
    Built-in microphone
    mono
    Voice recording
    MP3
    FM radio recording
    MP3
  • Still Picture Playback

    Picture Compression Format
    • JPEG
    • PNG
    • BMP
    • GIF
    Slide show
    Yes
  • Video Playback

    MPEG4 SP/ASP
    Upto 720p resolution, 25 fps, bitrates up to 4Mbps in .avi and .mp4 containers
    MPEG4 AVC/H.264 HP
    Upto 720p resolution, 25 fps, bitrates up to 4Mbps in .avi and .mp4 containers
    RMVB
    Upto 720p resolution, 25 fps, bitrate upto 2 Mbps in .rmvb container
    WMV9
    Upto 720p resolution , 25 fps, bitrate upto 2 Mbps in .wmv container
    Video/ Picture output to TV
    HDMI
  • Tuner/Reception/Transmission

    Tuner Bands
    FM
    Station presets
    20
    RDS
    • Program Type
    • Radio Text
    • Station Information
    • Station Name
  • Storage Media

    Built-in memory type
    NAND Flash
    Built-in memory capacity
    8 GB
    External Storage
    Micro SD memory card slot
    Maximum memory card capacity
    32
  • Connectivity

    Headphone
    3.5 mm
    USB
    High speed USB 2.0
    HDMI
    v1.2 (mini-connector)
  • Convenience

    Battery low indication
    Yes
    Volume control
    Yes
    Firmware upgradeable
    Yes
    Battery charging indication
    On User Interface
  • Accessories

    Headphones
    AY3834
    USB cable
    AY3930
    Quick start guide
    Yes
  • Software

    Philips Songbird
    Yes
  • Green Specifications

    Lead-free soldered product
    Yes
  • System Requirements

    PC OS
    Windows XP (SP2)/ Vista/ 7
    Internet connection
    Yes (for access to updated support documents, manuals, future firmware and PC software upgrades)
    USB
    Free USB port
  • Power

    Battery capacity
    1100 mAh
    Battery Type
    LI-Polymer
    Playtime on internal battery
    Up to 24 hours audio or 5 hours video
    Rechargeable
    Yes, via USB
  • Dimensions

    Packaging type
    D-box
    Product dimensions (WxDxH)
    113 x 9.95 x 58 mm
    Product weight
    0.1
  • Partners

    Audible
    Yes

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  • 1GB = 1 billion bytes; available storage capacity will be less.
  • Supports download and subscription services compatible with WMA DRM10
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  • Rechargeable batteries have a limited number of charge cycles and may eventually need to be replaced. Battery life and number of charge cycles vary by use and settings.
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