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Archos whips out four new Android smartphones ahead of MWC 2015

Archos whips out four new Android smartphones ahead of MWC 2015

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Archos is trying to garner more attention by unveiling an all-new smartphone lineup just days before Mobile World Congress is set to kick off and well before the competition is ready to trot out their new offerings at the annual Barcelona-based convention.The... >>

Archos opens its connected Smart Home system, now works with IFTTT

Archos opens its connected Smart Home system, now works with IFTTT

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Archos has announced it is opening up the technology in its Smart Home system to the market’s standards, meaning the system will now be compatible with connected devices from other brands. Archos' Smart Home lets you remotely monitor your home. When... >>

Archos jumps on board the VR bandwagon with a £25 headset of its own

Archos jumps on board the VR bandwagon with a £25 headset of its own

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Archos, the technology company that seems to diversify each time we hear from it has entered the virtual market with a devices a bit like Samsung's Gear VR. The Archos VR Glasses require a smartphone with a screen size of up to 6-inches to provide the... >>

Archos Music Beanie connects your warm head to your smartphone's tunes

Archos Music Beanie connects your warm head to your smartphone's tunes

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If you're wearing a beanie, whatever the weather, you're already streetwise. And warm. But you might not be connected. Bearing this problem in mind Archos has created the Music Beanie to wirelessly transmit tunes to your head. The Archos Music Beanie... >>

Archos shows off several Android and Windows-based devices, ahead of IFA 2014

Archos shows off several Android and Windows-based devices, ahead of IFA 2014

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Archos has once again unveiled a cluster of new products all at once, including smartphones, tablets, and connected objects. All of these new gadgets will be on display at IFA 2014 in Berlin next month. Starting off with smartphones, Archos has introduced... >>

Archos Smart Home, the £200 remote to control your house

Archos Smart Home, the £200 remote to control your house

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Archos has just launched the Smart Home set-up it debuted earlier this year. Archos revealed at CES 2014 in January that it wanted to move into remote home monitoring. The company announced a new range of "Connected Objects" called Smart Home, and those... >>

Archos ArcBook 10.1-inch Android netbook to launch in June for $170

Archos ArcBook 10.1-inch Android netbook to launch in June for $170

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France-based Archos has unveiled a new Android netbook called the Archos ArcBook. It's essentially a touchscreen tablet with a keyboard and trackpad as well as a very wallet-friendly price tag. The ArcBook features a 10.1-inch touchscreen display with... >>

Archos outs affordable LTE 50c Oxygen tablet and octa-core powered Helium 4G smartphone

Archos outs affordable LTE 50c Oxygen tablet and octa-core powered Helium 4G smartphone

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Archos has announced a range of devices it will be showing off at Mobile World Congress next week including the 80 Helium 4G tablet and the 50c Oxygen smartphone. The Archos 80 Helium 4G joins the range as, Archos claims: "The world's first 4G tablet... >>

Hands-on: Archos Smart Home review

Hands-on: Archos Smart Home review

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Archos is moving into remote home monitoring, offering a new range of products called Smart Home. Perhaps confusingly, Archos is referring to a range of devices as "Connected Objects", a category which Smart Home falls into, alongside wearables and standalone... >>

Archos smartwatches pictures and hands-on

Archos smartwatches pictures and hands-on

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Archos announced its plans to launch a range of smartwatches at CES 2014, as it looks to join the trend in wearable tech. There are three watch models in the line-up, hitting three different price points with the aim of offering an affordable companion... >>

Archos is working on a touchscreen E Ink smartwatch

Archos is working on a touchscreen E Ink smartwatch

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Archos today confirmed that it is working with E Ink to develop a touchscreen E Ink smartwatch. Talking to Pocket-lint, Bénédicte Ernoult, marketing director at Archos, confirmed that the company has a close relationship with E Ink and is working on... >>

Archos 45 and 50 Helium 4G LTE smartphones now official - will appear at CES 2014

Archos 45 and 50 Helium 4G LTE smartphones now official - will appear at CES 2014

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Archos has introduced two Helium-branded smartphones, with their official unveiling planned for next week at CES 2014 in Las Vegas.Called 50 Helium and 45 Helium, both handsets feature Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, a quad-core 1.4GHz Qualcomm MSM8926 processor,... >>

Archos smartwatches, weather station, activity tracker and more 'connected objects' to unveil at CES 2014

Archos smartwatches, weather station, activity tracker and more 'connected objects' to unveil at CES 2014

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Archos has just published a range of Bluetooth LE-enabled devices and supporting Android and iOS apps that will debut at the CES 2014 tradeshow in Las Vegas. The most interesting bit from Archos concerned a "selection of smartwatches". They will cost... >>

Archos 101 XS 2 Android tablet to land in December for £250

Archos 101 XS 2 Android tablet to land in December for £250

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French company Archos has added another tablet to its Gen 11 range, called the Archos 101 XS 2. It's a 10.1-inch 1,280-by-800-resolution tablet with a Coverboard magnetic keyboard cover that snaps on to the device. The first-generation Archos 101 XS had... >>

Hands-on: Archos Gamepad 2 review

Hands-on: Archos Gamepad 2 review

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Archos is back with a sequel to its largely failed Gamepad, and it's certainly been listening to all the complaints closely. The Gamepad 2 is improved on all levels with faster innards, better screen, upgraded buttons and sticks plus even a better personalised... >>

Archos GamePad 2 to launch in October for £180 with two Gameloft titles preloaded

Archos GamePad 2 to launch in October for £180 with two Gameloft titles preloaded

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A couple of weeks after the Archos GamePad 2 leaked online, the company has finally confirmed a release date, perks and pricing for its second-generation gaming handheld. Archos has revealed the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean-powered GamePad 2 will launch in... >>

Archos GamePad 2 leaked with higher res screen and better quad-core grunt

Archos GamePad 2 leaked with higher res screen and better quad-core grunt

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The 7-inch Archos GamePad, which landed last year for Android gaming fans, is getting an upgrade. According to a leaked FCC document and an accidental online retailer leak, this is what the Archos GamePad 2 will look like. Nice screen, we hear you say.... >>

Archos 50 Platinum review
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Archos 50 Platinum review

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The Archos 50 Platinum is really a phone for those who need or want access to dual-SIM card functionality - a rare thing in the UK. Usually this would be business users, or those who travel a lot. Now that doesn't sound typical of Archos, the company... >>

Archos 97b Titanium tablet on sale at Dixons

Archos 97b Titanium tablet on sale at Dixons

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Archos has launched the 97b Titanium Android tablet at Dixons for a price of £199. The device uses a 1.6GHz dual-core processor and runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. The 97b features a 9.7-inch 2048 x 1536 IPS capacitive touch screen and is put together... >>

Archos unveils cooking-focused ChefPad, resistant against food and water

Archos unveils cooking-focused ChefPad, resistant against food and water

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Archos has unveiled the new ChefPad, which it's marketing to your inner gourmet cooking abilities. On the inside, the ChefPad for the most part is a normal tablet. You'll find a 9.7-inch 1024x768 capacitive screen, 1.6GHz dual-core processor, 8GB internal... >>

Archos budget smartphone line running pure Android revealed, starting at £79.99

Archos budget smartphone line running pure Android revealed, starting at £79.99

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The once tablet-focused Archos has announced a new line of budget smartphones: the 35 Carbon, 50 Platinum, and 53 Platinum. Archos is taking the Google Play approach, offering the devices off-contract at full-price, but interestingly they carry dual-SIM... >>

Archos aims to launch three Android smartphones in May

Archos aims to launch three Android smartphones in May

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Archos is reportedly set to move past tablets and expand into the mobile handset sector later this year, according to a report from Russian publication Hi-Tech.  It says Archos will add to its recently announced line of Platinum tablets with a range... >>

Archos unveils three quad-core Platinum tablets: 8-inch, 9.7-inch, 11.6-inch

Archos unveils three quad-core Platinum tablets: 8-inch, 9.7-inch, 11.6-inch

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Archos has unveiled its new line of Platinum tablets - perhaps its best batch yet - in 8-inch, 9.7-inch and 11.6-inch versions. While the tablets feature different screen sizes, internal specs remain the same. The French-based company has packed in a... >>

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean: When is it coming to my phone?

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean: When is it coming to my phone?

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Google has announced the launch of the latest version of Android: Google Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, in San Francisco as part of the Google I/O event on Wednesday.That’s all very well and good, but when is it coming to your Android smartphone? Will the... >>

Archos Titanium: Affordable tablets at all sizes

Archos Titanium: Affordable tablets at all sizes

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Archos has added the Titanium line to its Elements range of Android tablets, introducing a selection of aggressively priced models in a range of sizes. The Archos Titanium tablets will come in 7, 8, 9.7 and 10.1-inches, cutting a broad swathe through... >>