Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android Platform


Remember the Archos 5 Internet Tablet? Well Archos has finally announced the Archos 5 Internet Tablet and its running the Android Operating System. It features a 4.8-inch LCD touchscreen with 800×480 resolution and supports a wide range of audio formats for both audio and video which are listed after the jump.

Features of the Archos 5 includes built-in support for WiFi 802.11b/g/n connectivity, Bluetooth 2.0, FM transmitter, FM radio tuner, built-in speaker and built-in microphone for voice recording. There are two versions to the Archos 5, the Hard Drive version with a 500GB storage capacity and priced at $499.99 and the 32GB version which supports microSD/SDHC cards which is priced at $369.99.


Archos 5

Video:

* MPEG-4 HD (up to 720p)
* MPEG-48 ([email protected] AVI, up to DVD resolution)
* H.264 HD (up to 720p)
* WMV ([email protected], up to DVD resolution) including WMV protected files
* MKV (up to 720p, 2500kbs, 23fps0
* M-JPEG (Motion JPEG Video) in QVGA resolution
* With optional plug-in (downloadable from your tablet or on www.archos.com):
* Cinema: MPEG-2, WMV HD (720p), VOB

Audio

* Stereo MP3 decoding 30-320 Kbits/s CBR & VBR,
* WMA, Protected WMA, WAV (PCM/ADPCM), AAC9(except protected content),
* AAC+ stereo audio files
* Ogg Vorbis up to 320kbs @44hz
* Flac up to 1000kbs @44hz.
* With optional software plug-ins (downloadable from your tablet or on www.archos.com):
* AC3 stereo audio and 5.1 sound files (via SPDIF output of DVR Station )

Photo

* JPEG, BMP, PNG, GIF

Subtitles

* subtitles files with .srt, .ssa, .smi, .sub extensions

2 Replies to “Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android Platform”

  1. The Archos 5 Internet tablet/portable media player offers a large, high-resolution touch-screen display, Wi-Fi, music playback, photos, Flash video and game compatibility, Bluetooth, e-mail, a Web browser, a built-in speaker, an integrated kickstand, GPS, and support for a limited selection of Android applications.

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