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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 Child Pad reportedly delayed until mid-May

04/26/2012, If you were hoping to get your hands on the Archos Child Pad for your kid, the bad news is that the tablet has been delayed. The tablet was originally slated for an end of March release, but given that we’re nearly at the end of April, safe to say the...

Archos reveals that they are working on a gaming tablet

04/20/2012, Let’s face it, a lot of us are turning to our smartphones and tablets to play games these days. After all we pretty much carry them with us all the time, so it wouldn’t really make a lot of sense to bring an additional gaming console unless there are...

Archos Child Pad hits the FCC

04/11/2012, If the previously announced Archos Child Pad sounded like a perfect gift for your child, you will be interested to hear that the device has recently made a pit stop at the FCC, signaling that you might not have to wait too long before you will be able to...

Archos Arnova 9 G3 tablet spotted at the FCC

03/27/2012, If you were thinking of getting yourself a new tablet, Archos’ Arnova G3 series of tablets have been marketed as being affordable, so if budget if a concern to you, you will be pleased to hear that the Archos Arnova 9 G3 tablet has recently been spotted...

Archos G9 Turbo tablets now shipping with Android 4.0 preinstalled

03/15/2012, If you’ve been eyeing the Archos series of G9 Turbo Android tablets, you’ll be pleased to learn that Archos will now be shipping both the Archos 80 G9 Turbo and 101 G9 Turbo with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich out of the box. This means that you will...

Archos G10 XS Tablet Revealed

03/14/2012, Earlier tonight, we were in Paris (the home turf of Archos) to attend the unveiling of the Archos G10 XS, a new tablet that is built with “paper-thin” steel, rather than aluminum, to ensure the rigidity of the frame. Archos didn’t dive...

Archos G9 receives Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update

03/08/2012, As we mentioned last week, the Android G9 will receive its Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update in a couple of weeks’ time. Looks like owners of the Archos G9 need not wait that long, as Archos has just released that software update in the form of...

ARCHOS Arnova G3 tablets leaked

03/05/2012, Looking forward to some new low-cost tablets from ARCHOS? Well, the folks over at arctablet.com have somehow managed to get their hands on pictures and details of ARCHOS’ upcoming Arnova G3 tablets and posted them online. All the tablets still...

Archos Child Pad announced

03/01/2012, Archos might not be able to churn out a clear winner like the Apple iPad in terms of a tablet device, but that does not mean they are just going to sit down there and do nothing, letting the competition steamroll all over the place. In fact, Archos wants...

Arnova 8b G2 unveiled

02/20/2012, We took a look at the Arnova 9 G2 just last week, and here we are with yet another budget friendly tablet from Archos, where it comes in the form of the Arnova 8b G2. Yes sir, this particular model will offer several tweaks to the Arnova 8 G2 which has...

Archos Arnova 9 G2 tablet now on sale

02/16/2012, If you’re looking for an entry-level Android tablet and you don’t mind one that isn’t running on Ice Cream Sandwich or Honeycomb, the Archos Arnova 9 G2 might be up your alley. The tablet isn’t built to impress, but for completing...

Archos G9 tablet gets update, bug fixes

01/16/2012, There is nothing quite like a new operating system and software update for your device to weed out all of those niggling bugs which plagued the overall user experience. Archos has introduced the latest version 3.2.79 update for its Android 3.2...

Archos Smart Home Phone arrives at the FCC

12/26/2011, The folks over at the FCC have recently gotten hold of the Archos Smart Home Phone, where the FCC Test Report describes it as “a handset of Internet Tablet with DECT,” which means the Smart Home Phone might eventually end up forging a rather strange...

Archos 70b tablet runs under $200

12/20/2011, Archos lays claim that their Archos 70b tablet is the first Android 3.2 Honeycomb-powered device in the market that does not surpass the $200 mark – anyone out there care to dispute this particular statement? Basically, if the Archos 70b sounds...