Archos presents Honeycomb tablets with dual-core cpu


Manufacturer Archos has introduced new versions of its Android tablets presented. The two models with the names of the Archos 80 G9 and Archos 101 G9. Both devices are equipped with Android 3.1 Honeycomb as the operating system.

Both tablets have a dualcoreprocessor from the OMAP4 series from Texas Instruments, with a clock speed of 1.5 GHz. For data storage is a hard disk with a capacity of 250GB built-in. There are also variants that come with 16GB-flash memory; this makes the tablets 3 millimeters thinner. The memory of the flash version can be extended by means of micro-sd cards. Support for 3g networks is possible with an optional usb-stick in the tablet slid.

The Honeycomb-tablets differ in screen size. As the name suggests, the Archos 80 G9 8″screen with a resolution of 1024×768 pixels, while the Archos 101 G9 has a 10.1″screen that contains a resolution of 1280×800 pixels.

Archos is going to be new tablets from september deliver. The mobile devices come out in the United States, where for the Archos 80 G9 279 dollar must be paid, while the Archos 101 G9 349 dollar must yield. It is expected that the tablets are also available in the Netherlands.

Previously announced Archos already has a new tablet in the Arnova series. The Arnova 7 is intended for the budgetmarkt and has a price of $ 99. The software is based on Android 2.2, while the screen a diagonal of 7″ and a resolution of 800×480 pixels.