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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 80 Cobalt Android tablet announced

10/31/2012, French consumer electronics company Archos is introducing another Android tablet to join its line-up. It’s the Archos 80 Cobalt tablet. Tipping the scales at 470g while measuring just 12mm thick, the tablet sports an 8-inch display with a 1024 x 768...

Archos Arnova FamilyPad detailed further

10/15/2012, A couple of months ago, we spotted the Archos Arnova FamilyPad hitting the FCC and passing the tests with flying colors, meaning it is more than ready to meet the demands of the mass market – in due time. Well, it seems that additional details of...

Archos’ new affordable e-reader runs on Ice Cream Sandwich

10/03/2012, French tablet maker Archos announced a new e-reader today, but it looks a lot more like a full-fledged Android tablet. The Arnova Gbook has a 7″, 800×480 capacitive touchscreen, and runs Android 4.0. On the other hand, it won’t have...

The Archos 97 Xenon tablet looks to be wallet-friendly

09/25/2012, If you’re in the market for a new Android tablet that won’t break the bank, it looks like Archos might have something up their sleeves for you. Dubbed the Archos 97 Xenon, this is an Android tablet with some pretty modest specs which we suspect will...

Archos GamePad gaming tablet released

08/29/2012, Archos has just announced their first gaming tablet known as the Archos GamePad, where it will merge physical gaming controls for that old school touch alongside a full Android-powered tablet, delivering an experience that Archos hopes you have never...

Archos 80 XS and 97 XS tablets planned for the future

08/23/2012, It seems that apart from Archos’ recently released tablet, the 101 XS (you can check out our review here), the company has more tablets planned and has announced two additional tablets, the 80 XS and the 97 XS, both of which will sport smaller displays...

Archos 101 XS Review

08/22/2012, We were glad to see that the Archos 101 XS did live up to our expectations of being thin and affordable and was pretty much exactly how it looked in the video presentation I saw during the press conference held by Archos’ CEO Paris, France (March 2012)....

Archos 101 XS ultra-thin Android tablet and keyboard dock

08/22/2012, Archos has just launched its Archo Gen10 XS Android tablet line, which is spearheaded by the Archos 101 XS. As its name indicates, it is a 10.1″ Android tablet running on Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0.23), and the main differentiation point is its...

13.3″ Archos FamilyPad tablet spotted at the FCC

08/16/2012, Tablets so far have come in a handful of sizes – 7”, 9.7” and 10.1”, although not too long ago Toshiba attempted to disrupt the market by introducing a 13.3” tablet, the Excite 13. Now if you thought that Toshiba was the only player in the...

Archos Child Pad updated, receives capacitive display

08/02/2012, The Archos Child Pad can be said to be an enfant terrible from Archos, having arrived at the FCC in April earlier this year, and right before its release, it was reported to have been delayed until sometime in the middle of May, with rumors circulating...

ARCHOS 97 Carbon Android tablet now available

07/30/2012, Remember the ARCHOS 97 Carbon tablet that we introduced earlier this month? Well, after visiting the FCC, it looks like the entry-level tablet is now up for grabs at the ARCHOS store. It features a 9.7” 1024 x 768 multitouch display, a 1GHz ARM Cortex...

Archos 97 Carbon tablet arrives at the FCC

07/18/2012, The good people over at the FCC have managed to get hold of the Archos 97 Carbon tablet which was recently spotted earlier this month. From the FCC filing, we do know that some of the more elite among you consumer electronics purveyors out there might...

Archos reveals the 97 Carbon entry level tablet

07/05/2012, Archos has revealed the first of three of its new entry-level Element line of Android tablets today, the 97 Carbon. The device has an aluminum finish and features a 9.7-inch IPS display, weighs in at 21.8 ounces, and is only .45-inches thick. One of the...