How to upgrade my player with the latest firmware?


  1. Connect the GoGear to the computer with the provided USB cable. Make sure that Windows Media Player along with any other applications are closed and that a fresh battery is inserted in the battery compartment. 
  2. Launch the Philips Device Manager by double clicking the Device Manager icon on the task bar of your computer.  
  3. The Philips Device Manager will detect the connection of your GoGear and the application will automatically check on the server to see if an update is available and prompt user to download the updated firmware.
  4. Click YES to start the downloading.
  5. A status bar will show the downloading progress of the firmware. Once the downloading is complete the application will prompt you to install the update onto your GoGear. Click YES to confirm.
  6. The application will show the status of updating and at the end you need to click OK to complete the update. (Please do not disconnect the GoGear during the upgrading process as this interruption may damage the firmware!)  
  7. After upgrade completed, the device should immediately display firmware upgrading and the device should restart with the message “Firmware Upgraded”.  
  8. Close Device Manager and all opened application and unplug your GoGear.

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