Founder and CEO of Archos, Henry Crohas said, ''Today we are faced with constant technology innovations in the Personal Media Player market, with media devices that let the customer enjoy the Internet on the move via a 3.5G connection. Archos now introduces a new concept by delivering the Internet Media Tablets."
"This new line of products redefines media on the move: it is a real 100% Internet multimedia platform using a WiFi and/or 3.5GHSDPA connection. For the first time, the customer now has permanent connection to the Internet in a handheld device as they would have on their PC. What's more, Archos' TV-centric expertise allows the customer to enjoy their multimedia entertainment and the Internet on their TV!" added Henry.
- ARM Cortex superscalar microprocessor
- Adobe Flash 9 support
- HSDPA connection (using HSDPA dongle and plug-in)
- IMAP and POP email service
- Web TV and Web Radio streaming
- Large display (5-inches or 7-inches)
- USB Transfer
- DVR station for instant TV recording
Availability and Pricing:
Stock for both the Archos 5 and Archos 7 is expected early October, with RRPs to be announced at a later date.