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Archos is a French consumer electronics company that manufactures tablets, eReaders, MP3 players, media players, and notebooks. The company once manufactured portable storage devices, digital camcorders, and portable computers. It was founded in 1988 by Henri Crohas. Popular products include the Archos 9 PC Tablet, the Archos 133 PC 13.3-inch netbook, the Archos 5 Internet tablet, and the Archos 8 home tablet. Archos is also famous for its Arnova series. Arnova, previously known as Archos Technology Hong Kong, is now called Arnova Technology Hong Kong China. Arnova uses the designs from Archos and both share productions and distribution facilities. Read our Archos product reviews to see what the company has been up to: Archos 5 Internet Tablet Review, Archos 101 XS Review.

Archos Unveils Its First Windows Phone 8.1 Smartphone

08/26/2014, French company Archos is far from being a household name but still it has been able to release an impressive number of smartphones, tablets and connected devices in the market. With its latest launch it has ventured into yet another uncharted territory...

Archos Android-powered Laptop Spotted At The FCC

06/08/2014, Back in May, we reported that Archos had unveiled an Android-powered laptop in the form of the ArcBook. There was no word on availability at that time, but it seems that it could be because the tablet was at the FCC receiving the necessary certification...

Archos ArcBook Is A Cheap Android Notebook

05/12/2014, A few companies have already tried to push Android in a laptop/tablet hybrid and now its Archos trying to do something along the same lines. The company today unveiled ArcBook, a 10.1-inch notebook powered by Android. Since most of the products Archos...

Archos 50 Helium 4G Detailed

04/24/2014, Archos has announced its latest member of the Archos Helium family, and that would be the Archos 50 Helium 4G smartphone. As you should be able to tell by now, the numeric figure in the naming convention drops a hint on how large the screen size is, where...

Archos CEO Accidentally Kills Phone During Demonstration

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...

Archos 50c Oxygen & 64 Xenon Smartphones Announced

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...

Archos 40b Titanium Is Aimed At The Music Lover

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...

Archos 80 Helium 4G Tablet Unveiled

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...

Archos Neon Trio Of Tablets Unveiled

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...

Archos Windows Phone Plans Confirmed

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...

Archos’ Smartwatch To Be Sold For $50

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...

Archos Helium Smartphones Unveiled

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...

Quechua And Archos Unveils Rugged Smartphone

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...