ARCHOS has announced its two new home tablets which are known as ARCHOS 7 and ARCHOS 8. Two new Android based multimedia tablets are powered by ARM9 CPUs. Both of the tablets have been designed for home use either in bedroom, kitchen or backyard. The large and high resolution screens have been improved for browsing the web, reading and sending email, enjoying photos, watching videos, listening to music and playing games.
The ARCHOS 7 is featured with 7-inch touchscreen display. The ARCHOS 7 is also preloaded with video player software for improving movie and YouTube viewing experience. It is Wi-Fi enabled, has built-in USB connection and comes with a battery that provides up to 7 hours of video playback and 44 hours of music playback.
The ARCHOS 8 is featured with 8-inch touchscreen display. It is also preloaded with video player software and services such as Cookineo, a cooking recipes app, local weather information, business directories simplify household chores and etc.
The ARCHOS 7 is expected to be available in April with the price tag of $200 for 2GB and $240 for 8GB model. However, the ARCHOS 8 is expected to be available in May and is priced at $200 for the 4GB model.