Visit the New Technabob Shop!Get Technabob in Your Mailbox! Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:

Archos 70b Honeycomb Tablet Debuts for Under $200 with Numerous Upgrades

by Shane McGlaun

If you are looking for a new tablet that runs the Android operating system, and the thought of the Kindle Fire with its missing full Android Market access isn’t appealing, this might do the trick for you. Archos has announced a new tablet called the Archos 70b Internet Tablet. The new tablet retails for just $199(USD) and has full support for Android Market.

archos_70b_android_tablet

The 70b is an upgrade to the earlier Archos 70 tablet, adding Android 3.2 Honeycomb, and increasing the RAM to 512MB. The extra RAM will allow the machine to run faster and be smoother in use and navigation of menus. It’s also supposed to have an improved capacitive touch screen, with its resolution bumped up to 1024×600 from 800×480. In addition, the CPU has been sped up from 1.0 GHz to 1.2GHz, while flash storage remains at 8GB.

Other features include accelerated 3D graphics, Wi-Fi, HDMI output and a microSD card slot for expansion. The tablet will hit stores in January. What do you think? Does this sound like a better option than the somewhat gimped Kindle Fire to you?

[Press Release]




Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

Our Latest & Greatest Posts...

Mark Hamill Gives Awesome Autographs

Mark Hamill Gives Awesome Autographs

3D Printed Spider-Man Mask Shell: Ultimate Cosplay-Man

3D Printed Spider-Man Mask Shell: Ultimate Cosplay-Man

The Ejector Bed Is Guaranteed to Wake You up

The Ejector Bed Is Guaranteed to Wake You up

Frankenstein Light Switch Plate: It\

Frankenstein Light Switch Plate: It's A Liiiight!

Deal: ZeroLemon ToughJuice 30000mAh Battery Pack

Deal: ZeroLemon ToughJuice 30000mAh Battery Pack

Win Prizes in the Technabob Shop

More from Awesomer Media...

The Awesomer Logo MightyMega Logo 95octane Logo
discussion by