Archos 8" & 10.1" G9 Honeycomb tablets priced at $279 & $349; coming in September
Instead, the company officially announced today their Archos 80 G9 and Archos 101 G9 tablets, which are priced impressively at $279 and $349 respectively. First, the Archos 80 G9 features an 8” touchscreen with a resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels – but it’s actually sporting an aspect ratio of 4:3. Meanwhile, the Archos 101 G9 employs a larger 10.1” display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels and an aspect ratio of 16:10. Interestingly enough, the two are mentioned to be loaded with a 1.5GHz dual-core OMAP 4 processor from Texas Instruments, which alleges to offer 50 percent more raw computational power. Additionally, they’ll feature the ability to decode 1080p H264 videos, HDMI output, 250GB HDD from Seagate, and a host of Archos branded multimedia apps.