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CES 2015 recap: All the new Android smartphones showcased in Vegas

Don’t let your calendars fool you. Even though the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show is technically scheduled to run through January 9, the glamorous unveiling festivities are very much over. And I know what you Android addicts are thinking. Man, this was a disappointing trade fair. No next-gen Samsung Galaxy S flagship, no LG G4, no

Archos Arcbook

The Archos Arcbook is an Android based netbook for $170

French manufacturer Archos has just announced its new notebook alternative called the Arcbook. This packs all the features of a notebook/netbook in a compact form factor coupled with the versatility of the Android platform. It has a non-detachable keyboard as well, so it is a full blown mini computer, but running on Android. Thankfully, it comes with a touchscreen as

Archos Unveils 4 New Android Devices Ahead Of MWC 2014

Archos, a French consumer electronics company known for its budget friendly Android devices, announced ahead of the MWC 2014 three new smartphones and one tablet. The devices are priced at $249 or less and are expected to be showcased at the Mobile World Congress starting February 24th. CEO of Archos Loic Poirier said that “Archos’

Logic Instrument Launches Rugged Android Devices

Logic Instrument, a French military grade device maker, is aiming to expand its Android mobile device products with the help of Archos. Just recently Archos bought almost half of Logic Instrument which is the reason why both companies are working together. Archos CEO Loic Poirier said that they partnered with Logic Instrument to bring cost

Archos 90 Neon

Archos launches three new Neon series budget tablets

Archos has just unveiled three new tablets under the new Neon moniker in varying sizes, catering to different market segments. Although all three tablets are relatively bigger from conventional Android tablets in the market today, we are hoping the prices will make them stand out from the crowd. The Archos 90, 97 and 101 come

Archos Smartwatch will launch this summer for $50

The Archos smartwatch which was extensively previewed much before the CES event went live has now received an ETA. According to Archos, this smartwatch should hit markets sometime during the summer this year which is approximately six months away from now. Considering that the smartwatch is priced at $50, we don’t think the delay will

CES 2014: Pre-Show Announcement Roundup

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is barely underway, yet rivers of (virtual) ink have already been spilled in regards to new, fancy gizmos set to be showcased at the glitzy expo. And I’m not just talking about unauthorized information leaks, reports based on confidential sources or bogus speculation. That’s merely the tip

Archos To Debut New Helium 4G Smartphones At CES 2014

Archos will be revealing two new smartphones at CES 2014 which are mid-range devices that the company describes as “blazing fast unlocked Android smartphones equipped with HD IPS screen, Quad Core 1.4 GHz processor and Full Access to Google Play Store.” The Archos 45 Helium 4G and Archos 50 Helium 4G are unlocked 4G devices

Quechua Rugged Phone

Quechua announces new 5 inch ruggedized smartphone

Quechua has launched a new 5 inch rugged and durable Android smartphone in accordance with fellow French manufacturer Archos. Although Quechua is historically known for its sporting goods and other equipment, it’s very fitting that a company known for durable goods launches its own heavy duty handset. Speaking about the hardware of this Quechua branded

Archos Titanium

Archos announces four new Titanium series budget smartphones

Archos has just introduced four new budget droids in the market with a decent specs sheet to back it up. The smartphones come under the Titanium lineup and will be known as the Titanium 40, 45, 50 and 53 respectively. These smartphones share most of the internal hardware with each other including a dual core MediaTek MT6572  chip,