Philips SA5225 MP4 Player

Philips Updated: 2008-09-25 RSS
Philips SA5225 MP4 Player

The Philips GoGear digital audio/ video player SA5225 featuring Philips' patented FullSound technology brings you superb audio quality. Enjoy MP3, WMA and AAC music and view videos on the 2.8" color screen wherever you go.

Enjoy MP3, WMA and AAC music plus FM radio

Rhapsody® for online music subscription service
Through Rhapsody online music service, you can have unlimited access to millions of full-length, CD-quality tracks. Load your GoGear with rock, hip-hop, country, jazz and everything in between.

Enjoy WMV videos purchased online or from your PC

High definition headphones for precise sound
Designed according to the curvature of the human canals, these ergonomically designed headphones with exceptional noise isolation feature precisely direct soundwaves from the speaker to your ear drums with highest definition.


Backlight: yes
Diagonal screen size (inch): 2.8 inch
Lines of text: 7
Resolution: QVGA, 320 x 240 pixels, 262K colours
Type: LCD

Equalizer customizable: Yes
Equalizer settings: Classic, Dance, Electronica, Hip Hop, Jazz, Lounge, Pop, RnB, Rock, Spoken word
Frequency response: 20 - 18k Hz
Output Power: 2 x 2.4mW
Signal to noise ratio: > 84 dB
THD: 0.05% at 1kHz
Channel separation: 45 dB
Sound Enhancement: FullSound

Audio Playback
Compression format: MP3, WMA, AAC
ID3 Tag support: Album title and artist name
MP3 bit rates: 8-320 kbps and VBR
WMA bit rates: 5-192 kbps VBR
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 kHz
Digital Rights Management: Windows Media DRM for Portable Devices, Supports download & subscription music services

Still Picture Playback
Picture compression format: JPEG
Slide show: yes

Storage Media
Built-in memory type: NAND Flash
Built-in memory capacity: 2 GB

Headphone: 3.5 mm
USB: High speed USB 2.0

Battery charging indication: On User Interface
Battery low indication: yes
Function: Keypad lock
Superscroll: yes
Volume control: yes
Firmware upgradeable: Yes

CD-ROM: Yes, with IFU, Device Manager, Media converter & Rhapsody Media Player
Headphones: AY3817
USB cable: AY3930
Quick start guide: Yes
Pouch: AY4255

Device manager: to restore and upgrade
Media Converter for Philips: Converts following formats to player : AVI(Microsoft video1 format),MOV,WMV,RM etc. Needs Quicktime (for MOV), Realplayer (for RM) and WMP10 or above (for WMV) installations.

Green Specifications
Lead-free soldered product: Yes

System Requirements
CD-ROM drive: yes
PC OS: Windows XP (SP2) or Windows Vista
Internet connection: Yes (for access to updated support documents, manuals, future firmware and PC software upgrades)
USB: Free USB port

Battery capacity: 880mAh
Battery Type: LI-Polymer
Playtime on internal battery: Up to 30 hours audio or 6 hours video
Rechargeable: Yes, via USB

Packaging type: Clamshell
Product weight: 0.095 kg
Product dimensions (WxDxH): 106 x 9.9 x 58 mm
Blister dimensions (WxDxH): 196 x 30 x 214 mm

Station presets: 20
Tuner Bands: FM

Video Playback
MPEG4 SP: Upto 640kbps in avi format, 320x240, 30fps (Other formats supported by using provided converter software)
WMV9: Upto 512kbps, 320x240, 30fps (Other formats supported by using provided converter software)
Digital Rights Management: Windows XP (SP2) or Windows Vista

Audio Capturing
Audio file format: WAV
Built-in microphone: mono
Voice recording: ADPCM