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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 101 Android Tablet Dissected

11/07/2010, Folks in the US might not be able to get hold of the Archos 101 Android-powered tablet just yet, but the folks over in Europe are and one French user has decided to put it under the knife and dissect it, showing us the juicy internals. The reason for the...

Archos Gen8 tablet running on Android 2.2 Froyo

10/28/2010, Archos’ line of new tablets are powered by Google’s Android OS, and it is nice to see the Archos Gen8 running on Android 2.2 Froyo as you ought to be able to see in the video above. All it requires at the moment are a bunch of optimizations as...

FCC checks out Archos 70

09/29/2010, Archos has another tablet which has hit the hallowed hallways of the FCC in the form of the Archos 70, where it is also known as the A70S tablet. What makes this model different from the rest? Well, for starters, it comes with Android 2.2 Froyo preloaded...

Archos 101 Android Tablet Visits The FCC

09/21/2010, The Archos 101 tablet that was unveiled earlier this month is moving one step closer to being available at a store near you as the device has paid a visit to the FCC, listed as the A10. The 8GB version should set you back $300, while the 16GB version will...

Archos Unveils 5 New Android-powered Devices

09/01/2010, Archos is already well known for its media players and now the company has unveiled five new Android-powered devices to have you jumping for joy. All these devices will be powered by Android 2.2 and sport microphones and accelerometers. The major downside...

Archos Releases Its 13-inch Netbook

06/12/2010, When someone mentions the brand Archos, you might automatically think of the company’s line of portable media players (PMP), but it also has a few netbooks up for sale, one of them which is the Archos 13, a 13.3-inch netbook. The Archos 13 is...

Archos 5 Internet tablet hacked, runs on Maemo operating system

05/12/2010, The Archos 5 Internet tablet seems to have had an “upgrade” (this word is relative depending on which camp you’re on as you read further) where its operating system is concerned thanks to a bunch of hackers who decided to have the device...

Archos 5 gets full Android Market at last

04/27/2010, It has been a long time in coming, but Archos 5 users are finally able to gain access to the full Android Market, completing the tablet experience. This is in stark contrast to other Android-powered tablets that have limited access to free apps or even...

Archos 5 gets 1.7.95 firmware update

03/29/2010, While you might still be waiting for the Android 2.1 update for the Archos 5 (read our review), here is a little something to tide you over until that fateful day arrives – with the 1.7.95 firmware update that will feature a bunch of new features as...

Archos Adds New MP3 Players To Vision Series

03/02/2010, While it hasn’t been officially announced just yet, a leaked press release indicates that Archos will be adding a few MP3 players to its Vision line of devices. Amongst the more notable devices included in the leak are: A14VG Vision (pictured...

Archos 7 and Archos 8 Home Tablets

03/01/2010, Archos has rolled out its 7 and 8 Home Tablets that emphasize more on being easy on your pockets and targeting home use instead of being a fully fledged Mobile Internet Device. Despite their intended function, they aren’t gimped in any way with a...

Archos has couple of Android-powered tablets in the pipeline

02/19/2010, Archos has two tablet devices that will run on the Android operating system, where they will see action in Germany at the CeBIT show, touting both models to be “good value Android Tablets that are specially designed for use in the home”....

Archos Phone Tablet Might Be Just Around The Corner

01/14/2010, This probably isn’t a solid indicator that the Archos Phone Tablet is going to be released sometime soon, but an online retailer has already begun to list a leather case for this device on its “upcoming products” list, and has allocated...

Archos 9 Manages To Run Chrome OS

12/18/2009, Now here’s something rather cool. Google’s Chromium OS isn’t final yet, but folks are already trying to install it on various devices, and this time it’s the Archos 9 tablet. The OS doesn’t even have a touchscreen keyboard...