Archos 97 Carbon ICS tablet goes for sale for $250
0. phoneArena 31 Jul 2012, 08:42 posted on
Archos is a company that has offered tablets since the earliest days - it actually first started with large-size media players, and all through it has focused on affordable devices…
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1. nofear (Posts: 151; Member since: 22 Jun 2012)
Such a freedom of a device provide vs iPad2. My choice is Archos 97 carbon, its rich feature.
2. Non_Sequitur (Posts: 1111; Member since: 16 Mar 2012)
Pretty nice for a budget tablet.
I'd still rather have my Infinity though. ;D
5. pooked (Posts: 56; Member since: 27 Jan 2012)
very budget friendly. but specs in cpu/gpu are rather terrible but then again its a budget tablet.
6. nnaatthhaannx2 (Posts: 820; Member since: 19 Oct 2011)
Not really that great... You can easily find a Tegra 2 Tab (original GT10.1/ Original Transformer) for the same price.
And the Nexus 7 has just about the same res screen for less.
3. TylerGrunter (Posts: 1478; Member since: 16 Feb 2012)
Please check the chipset that powers the tablet before saying something like "it’s definitely far from being underpowered".
It's actually a 1GHz CPU which name they don't even mention, not to comment they don't even tell you the GPU of the chip. So it can be laggy as hell with such a resolution and probaly an old Adreno 205 behind the GPU.
And for that price you can get the Google Nexus 7 with a 4 core CPU Tegra 3 and ULP GeForce with 12 cores. In my opinion there is nothing to decide there.
8. pikapowerize (banned) (Posts: 1869; Member since: 03 May 2012)
why is phonearena putting this products here?! its up to no good! it is really horrible.. i know that PA just want something affordable but this product is horrible!!!
even if the specs will let this product name comparable to apple and samsung!