[Poll] Archos Generation 8 Internet Tablets – Bugs, Enhancements, Feature Requests

The poll is closed, results are published here. We are starting a poll about Archos Gen8 products hoping that the community can share their opinion...

Archos Gen8 firmware update 2.4.81 available

Archos has released a minor 2.4.81 firmware update to their Archos Gen8 devices. According to the release information, the following changes are expected: Version 2.4.81...

Archangel One-click root on Archos 101/70/43/32 and 28

Straight from xda-developers.com forum, we are echoing the release of Archos 101 one-click-root for firmware 2.0.71 using Archangel Please note that this method works on...

Archos Remote Control updated

A few days ago, Archos released an update to the Archos Remote app. Archos Remote Control allows you to control an Archos device 80G9,...

Archos firmware update 2.1.8 released for Gen8 devices (Archos 28/32/43/70/101)

Please note that Android Market installed thru ArcTools is still working on this firmware. Tested on an Archos 70 after a Reset Android procedure...

USB Host problem on Archos 101

It has recently been brought to our attention that some Archos 101 IT tablets are having USB host problems. If your tablet does not recognize...

Archos 70b IT review Part 2: Hardware&Look and feel

Part 1: Introduction Part 2: Hardware&Look and feel Part 3: Software Part 4: Benchmarks Part 5: Real life performance Part 6: Conclusion At a recommended retail price of 199$/199EUR, the...

Archos 70b IT review Part 6: Conclusion

Archos 70b internet tablet is a decent tablet. For people who definitely want an 7" tablet, it is a good buy. For 180EUR(we are talking here about the retailers price, not RRP; it is now even avilable as low as 161 on Amazon, check the links below) you get all the stuff you may need. It has got Honeycomb 3.2, bluetooth, HDMI etc. The camera is decent, the speakers are even more decent and the design is great. It didn't get scratched during our test, it rebooted only once(probably due to our test app incompatibility) and even RAM was not a big problem. You can hold it with one hand, it has decent battery life, you can watch a movie with two people(we mean, the viewing angles are reasonably good) and it works...

Android and Archos Gen8 Internet Tablet Performance CPU Speed benchmark

It has been few days since Android 2.2 (Froyo) firmware was released by Archos for their Gen8 devices. Initial testing showed the CPU has...

CyanogenMod Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) now for Archos Gen8 (work in progress)

 The mighty BuBU from OpenAOS has started to port CyanogenMod on our beloved Archos Gen8 devices. This is a proper port from CyanogenMod, master...