Archos to launch 5.5 Helium smartphone, 7.0 Windows tablet, Music sport headband and more

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Did you think that the Magnus range of tablets and ARCHOS Fusion Storage that were shown at MWC2015 were the only things Archos is planning to launch in the coming months? Well, then you were wrong. Actually, Archos is preparing a bunch of feature phones, smartphones, tablets and connected devices. While the most of them will be just mediocre offerings, there are also a few interesting devices in the pipeline.

Archos 55 Helium 4G

The biggest 4G smartphones from ARCHOS features the same design as the 50 Diamond, has worse specifications, but comes with a more friendly price tag of just 179.

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Operating System Android 4.4.4 Kit-Kat
CPU Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 @1.2 GHz
GPU: Adreno 306
Flash Storage Memory Capacity: 8 GB
System Memory 1024 MB
Interfaces Micro USB 2.0: Mobile Transfer Protocol (MTP)
Micro SD slot (up to 64GB)
Display 5.5″ IPS
1280 x 720 resolution
GPS Yes
Bluetooth 4.0
Camera Back: 8 MPx + LED Flash
Front: 2 MPx
Dual-Sim Yes
4G / LTE Yes
Wi-Fi Yes + Hotspot functionality + Wi-Fi Direct
Battery 2820 mAh
RRP 179

Archos 70 Cesium

Archos is going cheap with the 70 Cesium. While there is not a single reason to buy the 70 Cesium, it is interested to know that Archos has not abandoned the Windows platform.

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Operating System Windows 8.1
CPU Quad Core Intel Bay  Trail @1.5 GHz
GPU: Intel HD graphics
Flash Storage Memory Capacity: 16 GB
System Memory 1024 MB
Interfaces Micro USB 2.0: Mobile Transfer Protocol (MTP)
Micro SD slot (up to 64GB)
Display 7.0″ TN
1024 x 600 resolution
GPS No
Bluetooth No
Camera Back: 2 MPx
Front: VGA
Dual-Sim No
3G No
Wi-Fi Yes
Battery 4000 mAh
RRP 79

Archos Sport Headband & Archos Cap

Following the success of the Music Beany, Archos is going to launch a sport headband and a cap with integrated BT headphones. Same idea as the Music Beany, expected price tag of around 29.

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Archos Baretype

As mentioned earlier by Arctablet, Archos is preparing a number of cheap feature phones too.

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 Model  Archos F18  Archos F24  Archos F28
 Screen  1.8 inch TFT screen 128 x 160 pixels resolution  2.4 inch TFT screen 240 x 320 pixels  resolution  2.8 inch TFT screen 240 x 320 pixels  resolution
Network  2G network 850/900/1800 / 1900MHz  2G network 850/900/1800 / 1900MHz  2G network 850/900/1800 / 1900MHz
 Bluetooth  v2.0  v2.0  v2.0
 MP3-player  Yes  TBC  TBC
 FM-Radio  Yes  Yes  Yes
 microSD  Yes, up to 32GB  Yes, up to 32GB  Yes, up to 32GB
 Camera  320 x 240 pixels  VGA  VGA + LED Flash
 Battery  1000 mAh  1800 mAh  1000 mAh
 Dimensions  111 x 45 x 14.3 mm  120,8 x 51 x 14 mm  130 x 57 x 10.2 mm
 Weight  66g  98g  100g
 Price  18  20  24

A few more things

Archos 101d Neon with 10.1″ 1024 x 600 resolution screen, Mediatek MT8127, 1GB RAM for 99; Archos 94 Oxygen with 9.4″ 1280 x 800 resolution screen, RK3288, 1.5GB RAM for 149; Archos 96 Xenon with 9.6″ 1280 x 800 resolution screen, Mediatek MT6582, 1GB RAM for 149, an updated Archos Music Light… Did we forget anything? Of course we did, the Bluetooth game controller!

archosbluetooth-nowrmk As always, a big thanks to our sources from Archos for sharing the information. 🙂