02/26/2014, When it comes to purchasing phones, tablets, or cameras that boast that they can withstand the outdoors, it is important to note its IP rating. Different IP ratings mean different things, as Archos’ CEO found out the hard way when he accidentally killed one of the company’s phones during a demonstration.
02/20/2014, With MWC 2014 taking place next week, we guess Archos did a smart thing by announcing several of their products ahead of the event, thus ensuring that it will be getting a fair amount of attention, versus launching it at the event itself where it might be overshadowed by other product announcements. So far we’ve seen the Archos 80 Helium 4G tablet and the 40b Titanium smartphone designed for music […]
02/20/2014, We’re sure many of us use our phones to play music, and for the most part it sounds alright. Of course it matters what kind of earphones and headphones you use, along with the type of file (whether it’s just MP3 or a lossless format like FLAC), and yes sometimes it does matter what device you are using to play it. Audiophiles can get picky when it comes to choosing […]
02/20/2014, Archos is a brand we’re sure many of you guys are familiar with by now. In the past we’ve seen the company release a variety of tablets and smartphones, and it looks like at MWC 2014, we can expect to learn more about their products. Archos has recently announced a new tablet in the form of the 80 Helium 4G. According to Archos, they claim that the 80 Helium 4G […]
02/02/2014, Archos is known for its relatively affordable line of Android products, this includes both smartphone and tablets. Late last year the company announced the Cobalt and Platinum tablets, building up on them, it has now unveiled a new trio of Android powered tablets called Neon. They come in 9, 9.7 and 10.1 inch display sizes with mid-range specifications, called 90 Neon, 97 Neon and 101 Neon respectively.
02/02/2014, Ever since Microsoft agreed to acquire Nokia’s hardware and services division, which happens to be the largest OEM of its mobile platform, there was speculation that other OEMs might not be too happy. Nokia led the Windows Phone charge singlehandedly last year, clocking out with over 92 percent of the entire market share. Not a lot of OEMs made WP devices in 2013 but in recent months it has been […]
01/09/2014, Smartwatches are definitely the gadget to keep an eye on for 2014. We have heard the rumors that many companies, such as Apple, could debut smartwatches later on in the year, and during CES 2014, companies such as Archos have unveiled their own offering in the form of a smartwatch that is expected to give devices like the Pebble smartwatch a run for its money. Now if there was any […]
01/05/2014, [CES 2014] Archos from France is still hanging tough in the extremely competitive smartphone market, and I clearly remember them for churning out some decent portable media players in the days before the iPod overtook all. Well, Archos also happened to be one of the first Android tablet manufacturers in the world, and they have now graced CES 2014 with a couple of smartphones from their Helium range. You will […]
12/31/2013, Ahead of CES 2014, Archos has spilled the beans on a number of “connected objects” that it is going to showcase at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. These include a weather station, home camera, blood pressure monitor, activity tracker, smartwatches and more. The connected objects will be compatible with iOS and Android platforms, allowing users to control them from anywhere and use Bluetooth Low Energy to ensure […]
12/01/2013, If you’re into mountain climbing, you might have heard of the Quechua brand before. For those who have been following the tech scene, the Archos brand is also one probably familiar to you guys as well. Now it looks like both companies have teamed up to produce a smartphone which combines Archos’ smartphone expertise along with the ruggedness that comes from the Quechua brand. Oddly enough the result device does […]
10/17/2013, Archos is a brand probably better known for its tablets, but in case you loved the brand and wouldn’t mind owning an Archos smartphone, the company has recently revealed their new Titanium lineup of Android smartphones for the European market, with no word on if and when these phones will be making their way stateside. Apart from screen size and battery size, all phones appear to be identical and will […]
10/09/2013, There’s no shortage of devices that allow you to play Android games. The NVIDIA Shield, Ouya and the yet to be released Mad Catz M.O.J.O are just some of the major offerings in this arena. Archos released a similar Android gaming device last year, it was called the GamePad. Archos has now launched the successor, GamePad 2, which brings a number of updates and improvements. Its also a fully functional […]
09/27/2013, Archos has announced today that it is continuing to develop its white label strategy with major retailers. The company is going to manufacture a variety of products for its white label partners in Q4, the products include Android powered smartphones and tablets. The Toys’R'Us tabeo e2 tablet, Tesco Hudl tablet, Decathlon Quechua Phone 5, Auchan Qilive smartphone and tablet range and the CurriculumLoft Kuno IV are the products that Archos […]
09/25/2013, Archos, the French manufacturer of consumer electronic devices (mainly in the mobile arena), has been hard at work to deliver a second-generation GamePad tablet that will continue from where the 7” gaming tablet left off sometime late last year. This new tablet will be known as the Archos GamePad 2, where it has already made its way past the FCC, and apparently the Archos GamePad 2 has appeared as a […]