Android Tablets

AndyP smudge.andy at
Tue Feb 22 06:54:05 EST 2011

I've had an Archos 101 16Gb for about 2 months now. Fantastic bit of kit for
around £300. Very happy with it. Archos are very pro-active with firmware
updates to remove bugs and add facilities.

Details here 

Tech Specs:

Product capacity 	•  Internal: 8 & 16 GB**** flash memory
•  External: Micro SD Slot (SDHC compatible)
Display characteristics 	High resolution capacitive multitouch screen,
1024x600 pixels (WXVGA), 10.1'' TFT LCD
Application Framework 	Android 2.2 Froyo7
Processor 	• ARM Cortex A8 at 1 GHz with DSP
• Graphic accelerator: 3D OpenGL ES 2.0
Video Playback1 	• MPEG-42 HD (up to 720p, 30 fps at 6Mbps)
• MPEG-42 (ASP at L5 AVI, up to DVD resolution, 30 fps at 8Mbps)
• H.264 HD (HP at L3.1 up to 720p, 30 fps at 5Mbps)
• WMV9/VC1 (AP up to 720p 30 fps at 10Mbps)
• M-JPEG (Motion JPEG Video) in VGA resolution

With optional plug-in (downloadable on
• Cinema: MPEG-2 (up to DVD resolution MP/D1, 30 fps at 10 Mbps)
With the above codecs, the device can play video files with the following
extensions: AVI, MP4, MKV, MOV, WMV, MPG, PS, TS, VOB, FLV, RM, RMVB, ASF,
Audio Playback1 	• MP3 CBR & VBR
• WMA, WMA-Pro 5.1
• AAC, AAC+ 5.13
• OGG Vorbis

With optional software plug-ins (downloadable on
• AC3 5.1
Photo viewer4 	JPEG, BMP, PNG, GIF
Subtitles 	Support subtitles files with .srt, .ssa, .smi, .sub extensions
Webcam 	• Yes
Pre-installed applications 	• Aldiko, Ebuddy, Wikipedia, Avecomics, HubKap,
Deezer, Mewbox, Raging Thunderlite (a 3D car demo game), WordNewspaper,
Touiteur, Fring
Interfaces 	• USB slave 2.0: Mass Storage Class (MSC)
• Full size USB host: Mass Storage Class (MSC)
• Micro SD (SDHC compatible)
• HDMI output5 (Mini HDMI / HDMI cable sold separately)
Communication protocols 	• WiFi (802.11 b/g/n)
• Bluetooth 2.1 EDR
Miscellaneous 	• Built-in speaker
• Built-in leg stand
• Built-in Microphone
• G-sensor
• Front VGA camera
Power source 	• Internal: Lithium Polymer battery
• External: Power adapter/charger
Battery life 	• Music playback time6: up to 36 hours
• Video playback time6: up to 7 hours
• Web surfing6: up to 10 hours
Scalability 	• Device automatically downloads latest firmware updates when
the WiFi connection is activated
• Updates can also be downloaded at and updated via USB mass
Dimensions & weight 	• 270 x 150 x 12 mm
• 480 grams
Minimum system requirements 	• Microsoft® Windows® XP, Vista, 7 or higher
• Mac
• Linux
• USB 2.0 interface
Package includes 	ARCHOS 101 internet tablet, Standard USB cable, Quick
Start Guide (QSG), legal and safety notice, power charger. 

Andy Piddock

My software never has bugs. It just develops random features.
PointandSee is a FREE simple but full featured under cursor colour picker /
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