Which mobile device is supported by the Philips Headset App?


To enjoy Philips Headset App, make sure your Android phone meets the following requirements:

  • 3.5mm jack
  • Android version 2.3 or above

Support All Functions

  • Samsung Galaxy S II
  • Samsung Nexus S
  • Samsung Galaxy Nexus
  • Samsung Galaxy Note
  • HTC Desire
  • HTC Desire S
  • HTC Desire HD
  • HTC Sensation
  • Motorola Razr

Support Partial Functions 

  • Samsung Galaxy S Plus (Fail to control Play/Pause, Next & Previous for Default Music Player)
  • Dell Streak (Long press will trigger Voice Dialer)
  • Motorola Droid (only function Play/Pause in off screen with default player)

No Function for Equalizer

  • HTC Beats
  • LG Optimus BLK
  • Samsung Galaxy S II (i9100) with Default Music Player
  • Motorola Droid A856 with default player 
  • Motorola Droid A855 with default player
  • HTC ADR6300 with default player

No Function for Media Player control

  • Winamp doesn’t work when app in background
  • Songbird doesn’t work when screen locked
  • PowerAMP overrides the auto-launch of selected media player in Headset app. It could be solved by switching off PowerAMP auto-launch settings.
  • HTC Incredible 2 with default player
  • Amazon cloud player

Non-Media player show in Media Player list

  • HTC EVO 3D - FM Radio
  • SonyEricsson Arc S – FM Radio

Not supported:

  • Different pin assignment for the jack
  • Samsung Galaxy S (9003)
  • Philips GoGear Connect3
  • Sony Ericsson mobile phones
  • Button signal cannot be passed to app
  • Kindle Fire

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