A lot of companies are churning out new devices that will contend with the very popular iPod Touch. If you’re looking for an on-the-go media player, the Phillips GoGear Connect 3 might appeal to you. It features a number of apps and features that will make it worth your while. You get to enjoy music, videos, photos and games on the gadget powered by the Android Froyo. Here are some more details.
Phillips GoGear Connect 3 media player features a 3-inch display screen with a resolution of 480 x 272 pixels. The TFT LCD also has touchscreen capability and pictures are generally bright and fair. The product features Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR connectivity. You can also store and save files via a memory stick since it can accommodate USB and microUSB devices. There is also a 3.5 mm jack for headphones. A video recorder is available which renders 720 videos. Playing music will provide you up to 25 hours of battery life while viewing videos will provide you up to 5 hours.
The Phillips GoGear Connect 3 is powered by the integrated Li-Polymer battery with 1,110 mAh. Other features you can expect from the device include the photo viewer, radio tuner, built-in microphone, app store, video playback and web browser. The audio controls involve the SRS and volume limiter. You can also record audio via the built-in microphone.
More Features to Expect
The media player has a frequency band of 20 Hz to 18 kHz. The signal to noise ratio is 82 dB. Many users listening to music finds that the device properly shuts out surrounding sound so the tones are clear and sharp. The Phillips GoGear Connect 3 can support many audio files such as FLAC, MP3, AAC, APE, OGG, WAV and WMA. Video formats supported include WMV, MP4 or MPEG-4 and H.264. Supported picture files include BMP, JPEG, GIF and PNG. You can store a lot of files in the Phillips GoGear Connect 3 because of its internal NAND Flash memory which has a capacity of 16 GB. The built-in speakers and FullSound enhancement also renders great audio.
The web browser will let you search through the web. There is also an App store where you can get more songs and games at your convenience. Navigating through the interface is relatively easy. Users also report that apps on the Phillips GoGear Connect 3 open and operate quickly. The battery life is good as well. Although some people wished for the resolution to be somewhat higher, the presentations are generally fair and colors are fair.
Many people using the Phillips GoGear Connect 3 find it very functional for casual and business use. You can view photos in slideshow format. Pictures and videos captured are also clear and decent. Although the latest smart phones today might offer more powerful features, you can still enjoy the basics when it comes to this device. With a price tag of only $79, it is a very affordable product that will get the job done for people on the go.