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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 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 A28 Android-powered Device Visits The FCC

08/16/2010, Archos has been busy sending its products to the FCC recently, and after the Archos 32, next up is the Archos A28, which is a smaller Android-powered tablet that sports a 2.8-inch touchscreen display that supports both portrait and landscape orientations....

Archos 5 Internet tablet reaches the end of the road?

08/12/2010, The Archos 5 Internet tablet is the first Android-powered device from the company, rolling out a good one year ago. Well, it seems to have reached the end of the road as Best Buy is letting its inventory of the 16GB A5A disappear in due time, as most...

FCC gets hold of Archos 32 Internet tablet

08/10/2010, The Archos 32 tablet with 8GB of internal memory which was leaked some time last week has finally made its way to the FCC, where it is confirmed to run on Android 2.1 – hopefully with Android 2.2 ready to rock and roll in due time. Its 3.2″...

Archos 32 8GB tablet device leaked

08/03/2010, Tablet, oh tablet – how many makes will you come in down the road? Why not add another one to the list with the Archos 32 8GB which was listed on JR.com as a pre-order? It is rumored to come with a 3.2″ display at 400 × 240 resolution,...

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 gets OpenGL support

06/04/2010, The Archos 5 Internet tablet is a decent portable media player, although it hasn’t lit up the world with its Web browsing capability, and it isn’t exactly the best platform to play games on it where Android-powered devices are concerned....

Archos Store Begins To Offer The Archos 7 Home Tablet For $200

05/20/2010, We already knew that the Archos 7 Home Tablet would be going for $199.99, but it looks like we’ve got some good news. While it was previously said to begin shipping in June, you may have noticed that the device is already up for sale at the Archos...

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 7 Home Tablet to ship this June

05/06/2010, For folks who have placed a pre-order for the Archos 7 Home Tablet, we’re sorry to burst your bubble that the April shipping date did not materialize as you would have known by now. It seems that folks living in the US will have to wait until early...

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 7 Home Tablet available for pre-order on Amazon

04/22/2010, Fancy bringing home the Archos 7 Home Tablet with you, assuming you are staying Stateside? Well, it is now available for pre-order on Amazon in this part of the world, although folks living overseas could already place their pre-orders from March onwards....

Archos Intros Six New Devices In Its Gen 8 Internet Tablets

04/12/2010, Archos is one of the more popular players in the media player market, and now the company looks set to release six new generation 8 internet tablets, with display sizes ranging from 3 to 10 inches and priced from $100 to $350. As previously speculated,...

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...