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ARCHOS 70b Internet Tablet

Dec 20, 2011
Market status


  • HDMI connector for TV-out ()


  • No rear camera
  • Single-core processor
  • Lacks an ambient light sensor for automatic screen brightness adjustment
  • Lacks global positioning system (GPS)




ARCHOS 70b Internet Tablet is essentially an enhanced version of the Archos 70 IT Gen 8. It is being billed as the first Android 3.2 Honeycomb tablet under $200. For the money, its hardware specs seems reasonable enough to appease basic users with its higher resolution 7” 1024 x 600 capacitive display, 1.2GHz processor, 512MB of RAM, Wi-Fi, 3D Graphics accelerator, microSD card slot, and HDMI output.

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  • Device type:
    • Tablet
  • OS:
    • Android (3.2)
  • Dimensions:
    • 7.91 x 4.53 x 0.45 inches (201 x 115 x 11.5 mm)
  • Weight:
    • 11.64 oz (330 g)
      the average is 13.2 oz (378 g)


  • Physical size:
    • 7.0 inches
  • Resolution:
    • 1024 x 600 pixels
  • Pixel density:

    Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

    • 170 ppi
  • Technology:

    Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

    • TFT
  • Screen-to-body ratio:
    • 59.65 %
  • Colors:
    • 16 777 216
  • Touchscreen:
      • Multi-touch


  • Camcorder:
    • Features:
      • Video calling
  • Front-facing camera:
      • 0.3 megapixels VGA


  • Processor:

    Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

    • Single core, 1200 MHz
  • Graphics processor:
      • Yes
  • Built-in storage:
    • 8 GB
  • Storage expansion:
    • microSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB


  • Not user replaceable:
    • Yes


  • Music player:
    • Filter by:
      • Album, Artist, Playlists
    • Features:
      • Album art cover, Background playback
  • Speakers:
    • Loudspeaker
  • YouTube player:
    • Yes

Internet browsing

  • Built-in online services support:
    • Picasa/Google+


  • Bluetooth:
      • 2.1, EDR
  • Wi-Fi:
      • 802.11 b, g, n
  • USB:
      • USB 2.0
    • Features:
      • Mass storage device
  • HDMI:
      • Yes
  • Other:
    • Computer sync, OTA sync
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Other features

  • Notifications:
    • Haptic feedback, Speakerphone
  • Sensors:
      • Accelerometer
    • Voice commands, Voice recording


  • Officially announced:
    • 20 Dec 2011

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