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Archos 8 Home Tablet review


Archos 8 Home Tablet
Archos 8 Home Tablet
Archos 8 Home Tablet
Archos 8 Home Tablet
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Operating system
Android
Processor
600 MHz
Screen Size
8"
Camera
No


What the Critics Are Saying...


Tracy and Matt

The hardest part of reviewing this device is to try to review it as something. If the device is regarded as a digital photoframe then it is quite competent if a little expensive. As a media player it's got potential, Android 1.6 is not noted for its media handling however Archos works their magic a...

- Gareth, Tracy and Matt


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Screen Size
8"

The Archos 8 Home Tablet's screen size is 8 inches with x pixels resolution.

Processor
600 MHz

There is a Rockchip RK2808 - ARM 926 600 MHz processor (CPU).

OS

The tablet runs on proprietary operating system firmware.

Camera
No
This model has no built-in camera. Sorry, no selfies.
Storage
4 GB

Internal memory is 4 GB. An external, SD expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.

Battery
4700mAh

The tablet is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 4700 mAh battery.

8 Home Tablet Specs

Overview
Release Date May 30, 2010
Regions Available USA, Canada
Operating System No

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Processor Rockchip RK2808 - ARM 926 600 MHz
Internal Storage 4 GB
RAM No
Hearing Aid Compatible No
TTY/TDD No
SAR Unknown
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included Data Cable, Manual, USB Power Adapter
Cellular
Networks
Mobile / Cellular Data
No (Option available)
Wi-Fi Calling No
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) No
SIM card size
No
Dual SIM No
Connectivity
USB Yes
USB OTG Support No
Infrared No
Bluetooth No
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info SD
NFC No
Camera
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
Zoom
Yes
Flash
No
Additional Main Camera Info
No
Video Recording Formats
H.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, FLV, RealVideo, AVI
Video Recording Parameters
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
Additional Front Camera Info
No
Video Recording Parameters
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (TFT)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution x pixels
Pixel density Unknown
Size 8 inches
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification No
Screen Orientation Lock No
Multi-Touch No
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Resistive Touchscreen
Power & Battery
Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 4700 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging
Fast Charging No
Battery Charge Time Unknown
Video Playback Time Up to 8 hours
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage
Physical Characteristics
Material Plastic
Colors Black
Dimensions [H x W x D] 26.2 x 22.1 x 1.2 cm (10.3 x 8.7 x 0.5 in)
Weight 800 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Unknown
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Touchscreen Yes
Sleep / Wake Key No
Home Key No
Physical keyboard No
Text-to-Speech No
Screen Reader No
Keypad/Screen Lock No
External Volume Control No
Fingerprint Sensor No
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