We already mentioned ARCHOS 101 XS tablet a few weeks ago and now the device finally has listed in Archos store and ready for order now with price tag at £299. Weighing at 630g without keyboard or extra 270g (0.60lbs) with coverbroad and only 8mm thick, the Archos 101 XS model is slim, stylish and also the thinnest ARCHOS tablet at this moment. For that price, you’ll get the 10.1 inch device and a magnetic coverboard to cover, dock, stand and for people who looking a tablet to write a lot.
Physically, the Archos tablet comes with white plastic bezel, metal enclosures light gray and chrome highlights. Dimensions of the device only are 273 x 170 x 8mm (10.7 x 6.7 x 0.31 inch) with weighs at 633g, while the coverbroad measures 273 x 170 x 5mm (10.7 x 6.7 x 0.2 inch) and weighs at 270g. Not only for fast and accurate typing, the coverbroad also can used for cover protects, stand or turn the ARCHOS 101 XS into laptop mode with flip up the magnetic kickstand. The Lithium Polymer battery offers up to 10 hours of web browsing time, music playback of up to 40 hours or up to 7 hours of video playback on full charge.
Under the hood, this model incorporated with a 1.5GHz “Smart” OMAP4470 dual-core processor that paired with 1GBof RAM, PowerVR™ SGX544 GPU as graphics accelerator and 16GB of internal storage capacity backed by microSD card slot for expanded memory expansion up to 32GB. Preloaded with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich as the operating system, the 101 XS tablet also preloaded with Angry Birds, OfficeSuite Pro 6, Wireless uPnP Media and more useful applications that can you download from ARCHOS Media Center and Android Play Market.
The 10.1 inch touchscreen display running at a 1280 x 800 resolution and mini HDMI port on the left side allow users to connect it into HDTV. Others specs are 720p front camera, 3.5mm audio jack, Micro USB 2.0, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0 and Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n for wireless internet connections. Sadly, it lacks rear camera for video recording. If you interested, check a specifications list below for more information.
ARCHOS 101 XS Tablet Specifications and Features
Processor : 1.5 GHz Texas Instruments TI OMAP 4470 Dual Core
Operating System : Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich, upgradable to Jelly Bean
Graphics : Imagination POWERVR SGX 544 (single core)
Internal Storage : 16 GB (up to 32 GB via microSD card)
Memory : 1GB RAM
Display : 10.1 inches LCD screen 1280×800 resolution, capacitive 5 points multitouch, 16/10 aspect ratio, 160 DPI density
Camera : 720p front camera with 720p encoding
Image Files : JPEG, BMP, PNG, GIF
Audio Files : MP3, WAV (PCM/ADPCM), AAC3, AAC+ 5.13, OGG Vorbis, FLAC, With optional plug-in: AC3 5.1
Video Files : H.264 HD, MPEG-42 HD, MPEG2 HD, AVI, MP4, MOV, 3GP, MPG, PS, TS, VOB, MKV, FLV, RM, RMVB, ASF
Subtitles : .srt, .ssa, .smi, .sub formats supported
Connectivity : GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-FI 802.11 b/g/n
Miscellaneous : Built-in speaker, Built-in Microphone, GPS, G-sensor, Compass
Interface port : Micro USB 2.0, USB host, audio jack, microSD card, mini HDMI
Dimensions : 273 mm x 170 mm x 8mm (10.7 x 6.7 x 0.31), Coverboard 273 x 170 x 5mm (10.7 x 6.7 x 0.2 inch)
Weight : 633g, Coverboard 270g
Battery : Lithium Polymer battery, up to 10 hours of web browsing time, music playback of up to 40 hours or up to 7 hours of video playback
Features : magnetic coverboard to cover, dock, stand and write, Google Mobile Service, access ARCHOS Media Center and Android Play Market
Thanks : Archos