In the field of cheap tablet Archos is certainly a prominent name, not to mention the constant updates of the series G9. To strengthen the primacy now comes the first 7 inch tablet 70b with Honeycomb that will be sold at a price lower than the € 200 (€ 199.99 to be exact).
If you remember we have already said a few weeks ago, uncertain about its arrival in Europe, and we are therefore very pleased to publish now the press release which announces the availability even from us for the month of February, waiting for one of our usual and in-depth reviews.
Archos unveils the new ARCHOS 70b, the first internet tablet as described in new device Android Honeycomb less than 200 Euros
Milan, January 17, 2011–ARCHOS, award-winning innovator in consumer electronics, today announced the availability of the first Android Honeycomb tablet 3.2 at a price lower than the 200 Euros, the new Archos 70b.
The new ARCHOS 70b IT is an improved version of the ARCHOS 70 EN Jan 8, and offers a capacitive touch screen and a powerful processor to 1.2 GHz.
The internet tablet ARCHOS 70b Android Honeycomb 3.2 mounts have the full suite of Google mobile applications with Android MarketTM , which allows access to over 300,000 applications like games, books, social media and news.With Honeycomb moving from one application to another is more smooth and fast and navigation from device a fixed screens is even more intuitive.
Thin and lightweight, the new version of the ARCHOS 70 Gen 8 offers the best performance from the point of view of portability, immediate access to internet, multimedia, applications, and, last but not least, convenience. This new version, compared with the previous model, boasts a capacitive screen with a higher resolution (1024 x 600) capable of ensuring vibrant colors and sharp and has also doubled the RAM up to 512 MB for a smooth web experience even more and even more efficient multi-tasking.
This mobile device, with a nice user interface and a 3D graphics accelerator, it is available with a complete package of applications (web browser and email applications) and connections that include an HDMI output and Wi-Fi connectivity and Micro SD card.
- A starting price of € 199.99 for the version 8 GB
- Fast web experience smoother, and muti-tasking thanks to the expansion of the RAM
- Brighter colors with the capacitive screen resolution
- 2 Android Honeycomb, Android version perfect for any tablet
- Access to a complete range of applications through the Android Market and its 300,000 apps such as eMagazines, eBooks, news, social media, games …
- A complete multimedia experience with updated music and video applications
- An HDMI output which ensures users to try a complete Android experience on TV, including all applications including 3D games, photos and the whole vast offer available within the Android Market
Availability and prices
Archos 70b will be available starting in February for a suggested retail price of 199.99 euros for the 8 GB version and 299.99 for 250 GB.