Archos 97 is an affordable tablet launched by company Archos. Tryin hard to compete with Google Nexus 7 and the new iPad which are high-end tablet, the affordable tablet is packed with good features like a dual core processor, 1 GB RAM. Archos can be a good choice for those who doesn’t want to spend much money on tablets.
Carbon company has priced the tablet really well which is a major advantage of the table. It has multi-touch 9.7-inch, 1,024 x 768 pixel IPS ‘HD’ display as same as the iPad 2. And it comes with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich where mostly every cheap tablet lacks in. One more good thing about this tablet is that the company has got full certification from Google which means the it comes with a range of apps pre-installed.
With 16 GB RAM, 16 GB internal storage the device also has an expandable micro SD slot. It is powered by 1GHz ARM Cortex A8 processor and also has an mini HDMI output.
Specifications of Archos 97 Carbon Tablet
- USB 2.0 slot
- 802.11b/n/g Wi-Fi
- mini HDMI output
- 1GB RAM
- 1GHz ARM Cortex A8 processor
- Expandable micro SD slot
- 1,024 x 768 pixel IPS ‘HD’ display
- 9.7-inch multi-touch screen
- 0.3MP front-facing shooter
- Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
- Fairly light at 21.8 ounces
- 2MP rear camera
The rear camera of this tablet is only of 2MP which means it is not a good choice for those who love to take pics of what is happening around them.
Archos 97 Carbon Price
Archos will be realeased in this very month ( July ) maybe at the end of the month and will have a price tag of $229.99 and $249.99. For Indians, it will cost them Rs. 12500 ( INR ) which is very cheap for a dual core tablet.
Features of Archos 97 Carbon
Design: With a sleek aluminum body, it has got 9.7 inch display which is pretty large and good
Runs on Latest android version: Running on latest android version, users will have full access to Google Play Store.
A complete media device: Compatible with mostly every format and can even play 1080p HD video. You can even connect into you TV through HDMI port and experience a new Android TV interface
The 7 and 8-inch models will also be coming and Archos 97 Carbon is the first installment of this. We hope that such a good effort should not be wasted and the product becomes successful just like Kindle Fire.