We have been following Archos and their line of cheap and affordable budget Android tablets but lately their entire naming scheme is getting out of control. Today, we have learned the new Archos 80 G9 Turbo edition is now available in United States (US). Without getting confused, basically originally Archos 80 and 101 G9 series have now improved with faster dual core processor. It is a Honeycomb tablet and it will have 250 GB hard drive storage.
The company announced Archos 80 G9 turbo back in June, with 1.5 GHZ dual core processor inside and available in September, but later it was delayed due to problem in processor and company today announced with 1.2 GHZ dual core processor. Archos plans next year to launch a line of turbo tablets with faster 1.2 or 1.5 GHZ processors. With the release of Amazon Kindle Fire, which is less expensive but has the same processor and storage as the 80 G9 Turbo.Archos 80 G9 Turbo Specifications
Archos an award winning technology innovator and pioneer in the tablet market, introduces an unrivaled combination of speed and storage with the latest 80 G9 Turbo featuring an OMAP 4 processor with an ARM Cortex dual core A9 running at 1.2 GHZ processor and 250 GB hard disk drive capacity.
The Archos 80 G9 Turbo runs on Android 3.2 Honeycomb operating system and comes with Google full suite of mobile applications and Android Market, which has more than 200000 applications such as books, games, social media and news. It will come with 8 inches amazing capacitive touchscreen display with the resolution of 1024×768 pixels, 512 MB RAM, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and bluetooth 2.1+EDR for wireless file transfer. It has the front facing camera capable of 720p video recording. With the HDMI ouput port you can play your favourite videos on large screen TV’s. The 80 G9 Turbo comes with 8 GB storage, microSD cardslot, a built in GPS and built in battery that is said to deliver 7 hours of continuous video playback.Price:
You can buy the Archos 80 G9 Turbo tablet for $369.99 and can be ordered now. The same Turbo version is on sale right now. You can now visit the Archos US store and select the 250 GB version. The same tablet is available in UK last few days at a price of 239.99GBP at Play.com and Comet.co.uk.