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Archos 70b eReader hands-on

Archos 70b eReader hands-on

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The Archos 70b eReader appeared with very little fanfare. Whilst everyone is talking tablets, this 7-inch Android device appears with the eReader label, the second such device the company has made.It offers up a 7-inch 800 x 480 resistive display, encased... >>

Archos 101 Internet Tablet
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Archos 101 Internet Tablet

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Apple has done an excellent job of carving an “elitist” niche for itself in the portable audio and video player market, something that has been reaffirmed most recently with the success of the iPad. Since its products frequently come under criticism... >>

Archos 32 Internet Tablet
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Archos 32 Internet Tablet

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Archos has long been at the forefront of the PMP market and by updating its portables with wireless connectivity and most recently the Android OS, it attempts to fight off competition from rivals and high-end mobile phones. The Archos 32 could easily... >>

Archos Android tablets fire in Froyo update

Archos Android tablets fire in Froyo update

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Archos has announced firmware changes for its Gen8 Android tablets, meaning that if you own an Archos 28, Archos 32, Archos 43, Archos 70 or an Archos 101, you can now join in on all the Froyo fun.Your device should prompt you to make the leap from Android... >>

First Look: Archos 101 Internet Tablet

First Look: Archos 101 Internet Tablet

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This year's IFA tech show in Berlin was home to more tablets than your local chemist and, not to be outdone by the likes of Samsung and Toshiba, Archos stepped into the fray with the launch of five - yes, five - new Android-powered models. Due out by... >>

Archos floods Android tablet market with 5 new models starting at £99

Archos floods Android tablet market with 5 new models starting at £99

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We've already told you Archos were readying the launch of five new tablets for IFA 2010, and now they are official with the company confirming five, yes five, new Android powered tablets including one that is under £100.The tablets, which all run Android... >>

Archos readies five new Android tablets for IFA

Archos readies five new Android tablets for IFA

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Wow, it's like a tablet-spaghetti junction on Pocket-lint at the moment with news on new devices flying in from all angles.It's clear that tablets seem set to be one of the main themes at IFA this year with big announcements expected from all the top... >>

iPad vs the tablet - Who's planning to take on Apple and with what

iPad vs the tablet - Who's planning to take on Apple and with what

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With over 3m iPad's sold already and queues in Apple shops around the world still forming to get the Apple tablet, what are its competitors doing to combat the new phenomenon of portable computing? While some have been cagey about what plans they have,... >>

Archos 7 Home Tablet
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Archos 7 Home Tablet

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The Archos 7 Home Tablet is the latest Android device to roll off the assembly line of the French company, bringing with it 7-inches of touchscreen love. This time Archos is pushing the device as a "home tablet", a third screen for entertainment, meaning... >>

Archos 7 Tablet available on pre-order

Archos 7 Tablet available on pre-order

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The Archos 7 Tablet has been priced up and is available for pre-order direct from the manufacturer and other selected retailers. For £129.99 you could get yourself a piece of kit that Archos says will bridge the gap between your smartphone and your PC.The... >>

10 iPad docking stations the world must see

10 iPad docking stations the world must see

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Internet tablets are set to take the world by storm in 2010 with a number of companies either already announcing, or rumoured to be launching touchscreen tablet devices next year. But what you do with them? Where do you put them? And, most importantly,... >>

Archos expands Android tablet range

Archos expands Android tablet range

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Archos has announced a further expansion in its range of Android-powered portable media players. The Archos 5 is being joined by the Archos 7 and Archos 8. Both will offer an ARM 9 processor, running at 600MHz, and 7-inch and 8-inch screens respectively.The... >>

Archos updates Vision MP3 player range

Archos updates Vision MP3 player range

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Archos has rolled out a wide-ranging update that sees almost its entire line of MP3 players upgraded and enhanced. There's six new models - deep breath - the ARCHOS Vision A14VG, ARCHOS Vision A15VS, ARCHOS Vision A18VB, ARCHOS Vision A24VB, ARCHOS Vision... >>

Archos 5 Internet Tablet
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Archos 5 Internet Tablet

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Archos brings Android into the fold with the Archos 5 Internet Tablet. Archos very much pitch their device against the iPod touch, which has enjoyed great successes. It is perhaps a comparison that does the Archos 5 Internet Tablet few favours. Yes, the... >>

Archos 9 tablet PC now shipping with Windows 7

Archos 9 tablet PC now shipping with Windows 7

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Archos has announced the availability of its new Archos 9 PC tablet. Powered by an Intel Atom processor and running Windows 7, the tablet is said to offer the performance of a high-end netbook with a multimedia twist. With a full touch-sensitive 9-inch... >>

Archos 5 internet tablet

Archos 5 internet tablet

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Archos unleashed their latest internet tablet on the world today, the Android-powered Archos 5. With the choice of either a flash drive or conventional hard disk drive, the 4.8-inch, 800 x 480 pixel resolution device gets all the benefits of Android paired... >>

Archos teases with a flash of their "phone tablet"

Archos teases with a flash of their "phone tablet"

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As Archos are prone to do, they today teased assembled journalists with a slide featuring a forthcoming "phone tablet". It will feature a 4.3-inch 854 x 480 pixel display, making it one of the highest resolution devices available. Other specs remain to... >>

Android-based Archos 5 launched

Android-based Archos 5 launched

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Archos today formally announced their leaked Archos 5, running the Android operating system. Coming as the latest addition to their line-up of multimedia devices, it features a 4.8-inch, 800 x 480 pixel resolution, LCD touchscreen display as the name... >>

Archos 5 Internet Tablet pictured and priced by online retailer

Archos 5 Internet Tablet pictured and priced by online retailer

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It used to be that you would wait for an official launch to get the low down on the latest gadgets, now you just trawl internet shopping sites. B&H photo in New York is the latest online retailer leak out details of the latest gadget, this time the Archos... >>

Five touchscreen MP3 players to buy in September

Five touchscreen MP3 players to buy in September

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Thinking of upgrading your MP3 player in time for the winter? Don't do it just yet. With a number of announcements expected in the next couple of weeks the world of the touchscreen MP3 players is heating up. Here are five that you need to look out for... >>

Five available alternatives to the Apple tablet

Five available alternatives to the Apple tablet

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With the world pretty much accepting that we're not going to see the Apple Tablet at what is undoubtedly an iPod refresh conference on 9th September, it's looking as if another eon will pass before we can get excited about UMPCs again. Not so says Pocket-lint.... >>

Archos 10 notebook
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Archos 10 notebook

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The netbook market has pretty much saturated itself over the last year. With Archos better known for their internet media tablets, it is perhaps a surprise to see them step into the world of netbooks. Yes, they do sort of punt into the same territory,... >>

Archos dates mystery Android internet media tablet

Archos dates mystery Android internet media tablet

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A date for the unveiling of Archos' "ultra-thin Internet Media Tablet combined with a mobile phone" based on both its own and Google's Android operating system, has been revealed. Those who fancy such a device should mark 15 September in their diaries,... >>

Archos announces Vision range of PMPs

Archos announces Vision range of PMPs

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Archos has introduced a new range of portable media players under the "Vision" sub-brand, that it says offers the "best price and quality mix". The new range of PMPs offers screens up to 3-inches in size, with 4-inch and 7-inch screen models planned for... >>

Archos announces 10s, 13s and Classmate netbooks

Archos announces 10s, 13s and Classmate netbooks

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Following up on the launch of its first netbook, Archos has announced a whole future "MiniPC" range, including a 9-inch tablet launching with Windows 7, and the 10s, the 13s and "Classmate" netbooks. The Archos 10s is announced with the highly dubious... >>

Archos announces 9-inch tablet PC

Archos announces 9-inch tablet PC

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Following up on the launch of its first netbook, a fairly by-the-numbers effort, Archos has announced a whole future "MiniPC" range, including a 9-inch tablet. The Archos 9 PCTablet offers a full touch-sensitive 9-inch screen and will run the Windows... >>

Archos announces slimline 3G 10s, tablet, MIDs

Archos announces slimline 3G 10s, tablet, MIDs

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Archos has announced a collaboration with Intel to develop and bring to market its new generation of "MiniPCs" based on the Intel Atom processor as well as Intel's next-gen "Moorestown" platform. As well as the already-announced Archos 10, a 10-inch netbook... >>

Archos to launch Android-based Internet Media Tablet

Archos to launch Android-based Internet Media Tablet

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Archos has announced it is to launch an "ultra-thin Internet Media Tablet combined with a mobile phone" based on both its own and Google's Android operating system. Android will mean the IMT (as Archos calls it) will get all the "functionalities of a... >>

Archos 10 mini laptop gets official UK launch

Archos 10 mini laptop gets official UK launch

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Archos has gotten official with its announcement of its 10 "mini laptop" otherwise known as a netbook. Specs are pretty much as previously reported. Weighing in at less than 1.3Kg, the 10 gets a 10.2-inch, 1024 x 600 super bright LED screen and what's... >>

Archos launches a netbook

Archos launches a netbook

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French PMP-maker Archos has jumped into the netbook market with the launch of the Archos 10. A quiet CES announcement, although the company did promise something "exciting" pre-show, details are just coming through now on the new Atom-powered offering.... >>

Archos 5 Internet Media Tablet
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Archos 5 Internet Media Tablet

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Archos' latest media player promises to be more than just a device that lets you listen to music and the odd music video on the go, so has it succeeded? We get watching to find out. In the past Archos has never really paid attention to design. The portable... >>

BBC iPlayer launches for PMPs

BBC iPlayer launches for PMPs

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In a blog post, Anthony Rose, head of digital media technologies, BBC Future Media & Technology has announced that BBC iPlayer programmes can now be watched on a range of personal media players. "As part of our ongoing mission to make BBC iPlayer available... >>

Archos 5 and 7 launch new Internet Media Tablet range

Archos 5 and 7 launch new Internet Media Tablet range

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Archos has announced that it plans to change the way we consume media on the go with a new product launch on Tuesday. Shrouded in secrecy, the new range of devices will be branded under the category of Internet Media Tablet. There will be three devices... >>

Archos PMPs get radio, TV and flash updates

Archos PMPs get radio, TV and flash updates

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The news that GPS is finally coming to Archos' line-up of PMPs was one of the biggest stories of the day, but Archos also made four other key announcements. First up, Archos is claiming a world first with a firmware update bringing Adobe Flash Player... >>

Archos 605 GPS solution shown early

Archos 605 GPS solution shown early

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Well, it seems we won't have to wait until the Archos press event in London on 23 April to see the full extent of the company's GPS solution for the 605 as an official press release has already gone out. Archos has announced what we knew was coming, a... >>

Archos to add GPS to PMP

Archos to add GPS to PMP

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Archos is to launch a personal media player with built-in GPS capabilities so users won't get lost while watching movies. The new model, which is expected to be based on the 605 Wi-Fi will be officially announced on Wednesday 23 April at a press event... >>

HSDPA Archos 606 details revealed

HSDPA Archos 606 details revealed

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Archos and SFR's agreement to team up on 3G+ enabled devices has been official as of February's press statement, but the announcement was light on any information on the hardware. But, French sources have been digging away and are reporting on a forthcoming... >>

Archos TV+
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Archos TV+

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Archos believes it can take its portable media players, add a bigger hard drive and sit them under your television, but can the idea succeed? Does it beat Apple's Apple TV? We got viewing to find out. Considerably larger than the Apple TV the device combines... >>

Archos Media Club coming to UK

Archos Media Club coming to UK

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Archos is to go up against Apple's Movie Download store in the UK with the launch of a service called the Archos Media Club. The service, which is currently available in France will offer customers who sign up to the service two films a month from a massive... >>

Archos TV+ in pictures

Archos TV+ in pictures

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We managed to get a play with the new Archos TV+ at the UK launch. The new model, which will cost £179.99 for the 80GB model and £249.99 for the 250GB model, will go up against Apple TV. It combines a Wi-Fi media player with a 250GB hard drive to allow... >>