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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

By 30 December 2013

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

By 5 November 2013

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

By 29 October 2013

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

By 9 October 2013

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

By 24 September 2013

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.... >>

A week in reviews: 12 - 16 August

A week in reviews: 12 - 16 August

By 17 August 2013

It's been a mad week - by which we mean a mad-fun week, chock-full of review products from many corners of tech. From visiting Iceland to explore the landscape in which Joseph Kosinski's movie Oblivion was shot - with a Fujifilm X-M1 in tow, no less... >>

Archos 50 Platinum review
4 out of 5

Archos 50 Platinum review

By 12 August 2013

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

By 10 June 2013

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

By 14 May 2013

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

By 18 April 2013

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... >>