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501978 - 7ob Internet Tablet with Android 7.0 Inch 8 GB
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Archos 501978 - 7ob Internet Tablet with Android 7.0 Inch 8 GB

Condition: Brand new, USA Warranty
7" capacitive, Multi-Touch screen, 1024x600 resolution, 8GB Flash, 1.2Ghz, 512 Meg RAM, micro USB & mini HDMI out, Android 3.2, Wifi BGN and bluetooth, built- in front web cam, Appslib (50K apps) and Google Market, Google App suite, 1080p video decoding.

The ARCHOS 70b internet tablet is the perfect device on which to have an Android-powered Tablet experience on the go. Though it has a compact 7 inch form factor, it boasts a high resolution screen, a powerful 1.2 GHz ARM processor and runs Google certified Android 3.2 Honeycomb. Perfect for Internet, Apps and media when on the go.

Ultra portable design - Thanks to patented construction technology the ARCHOS 70b internet tablet is only 11.5 mm thick and weighs only 330g. The 7 inch form factor means that it'll easily slip into a jacket pocket or handbag. 

Android 3.2 Honeycomb - The ARCHOS 70b internet tablet runs Android 3.2 Honeycomb, the first version of Android tailor-made for tablets, and it comes with all the Google apps to make your tablet experience that much better. 

Over 300 000 apps to download from Android Market - With so many apps available to download from Android Market, you'll definitely find the apps that you need. Whether it's customization, tools, news or games, you can't go wrong.

A High resolution screen, perfect for web browsing - Thanks to its 1024 x 600 pixel screen you can browse the web without needing to zoom in and out, and because it has Flash support, you can experience the true internet.

A Tablet for work or for play - Thanks to the preinstalled office tools and email apps your tablet is a great work companion, and, thanks to 3D openGL technology it's great for gaming too. And with the thousands of games available to download from Android Market, you can't go wrong. 

High-def multimedia at your fingertips - Thanks to the ARCHOS tailor-made multimedia applications you can experience all your music, photos and videos without any format or codec headaches, whether it's on the high-def screen or via the HDMI port to your TV.

Thin, light and strong - ARCHOS Internet Tablets are the thinnest and lightest around thanks to a patented process of plastic overmolding developed by Archos. They stay strong and resistant thanks to an inner metal structure of high-tensile strength stainless steel embedded inside an injected plastic enclosure. Steel and plastic are directly bound resulting in high overall structural strength and reduced shell thickness. The shell thickness is reduced from 2 mm for plastic right down to 0.3 mm for stainless steel in large flat areas where the steel is exposed giving the product a stylish metallic finish.
A high res screen, sitting in a compact body - Though it's a compact, 7 inch screen, the screen of the ARCHOS 70b internet tablet boasts a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels. A true HD resolution that means viewing comfort whether it's browsing the web, watching films or flicking through your photos.

Viewing Comfort - Thanks to the integrated kick-stand, you will always have the best position to tap out your emails or view a movie.

Android 3.2 - The ARCHOS 70b internet tablet runs Android 3.2 Honeycomb, the version of Android tailor-made for tablet devices. Specially designed to be customizable and easy-to-use, it's perfect for not only web browsing but also for apps, communication and your multimedia.

Android Market - The ARCHOS 70b internet tablet includes access to Android Market. With over 300 thousand applications available to download, whether you're after games, news, tools or widgets to personalize your Honeycomb experience, there are plenty of apps to make your ARCHOS tablet your own.

Google Applications Suite - Because it's a Google certified tablet, the ARCHOS 70b internet tablet comes with Google's suite of mobile applications including Google Talk with video chat, Gmail, YouTube, Google Maps and Google Calendar.

Face-to-face video chat with Google Talk - Thanks to the front webcam and Google Talk you can do free, face-to-face video chat whether tablet to tablet, tablet to smartphone or tablet to PC.

The full internet - The high resolution, 1024 pixel-wide screen on the ARCHOS 70b internet tablet means that you can experience the internet just like on a desktop PC, without needing to zoom in and out in the browser. The easy to use multi-tab browser with Adobe Flash support means that you can experience the true web, with flash videos and games.

Office on the go - The ARCHOS 70b internet tablet comes with a trial of Picsel Smart Office preinstalled so you can read and edit your Word, Excel and PowerPoint files directly from your tablet. So you can truly turn your ARCHOS tablet into your office on the go.

USB Connections - With the USB Host cable (sold separately) it's easy to connect accessories to the ARCHOS 70b internet tablet. By connecting a USB or Bluetooth Keyboard, the tablet turns into a real PC, ideal for working with office files. And it makes transferring photos or files directly from a mass storage device directly to the device easy. Cameras, USB flash drives and USB hard drives are easily accessible with the ARCHOS 70b internet tablet.

Thousands of apps to download - As your ARCHOS 70b internet tablet comes with Android Market, the official marketplace for Android applications, you have over 300 000 free and paid applications available. Easy to download and with a special selection for tablet-designed apps, you're guaranteed to find an app for you.

Amazing 3D games - Thanks to the powerful processor in the ARCHOS 70b internet tablet it's able to run 3D games for Android. With thousands of free and paid-for games available to download from Android Market, you can quite literally turn your ARCHOS 70b internet tablet into your portable games console.

Your news, your way - From the hundreds of thousands of apps available on Android Market we've chosen a selection that we've preinstalled on the ARCHOS 70b internet tablet, including News Republic, letting you create your news alerts your way, and Brief Me, for managing all your various social network and internet feeds from one easy-to-use interface.

The best format and codec support - Because the ARCHOS 70b internet tablet is an ARCHOS tablet it includes the tailor-made ARCHOS multi-media applications fueled by over a decade of experience in video and music players. Wave goodbye to any codec and format problems that you had; you'll never need to re-encode your music and video files as your ARCHOS 70b internet tablet, combined with the ARCHOS multimedia apps, can play all the most popular audio and video formats up to HD (720p) quality right out of the box.

Automatically organize your videos - So that you can get the most out of your media files, the ARCHOS multimedia apps include a Media Scraper tool that can download film and TV series metadata automatically so your video files are automatically organized by title, actor, director, year, season, episode? As well as a subtitle downloader so that you can get the right subtitles for your films, straight from the tablet.

Stream over your home wifi network - Streaming media from your PC or Mac is included as standard in the ARCHOS multimedia apps. Using UPnP and Samba protocols, streaming or downloading music and video from your computer to your ARCHOS 70b internet tablet is easy and available directly within the ARCHOS multimedia apps.

Android on TV (HDMI out) - Thanks to the mini-HDMI port on the ARCHOS 70b internet tablet you can quickly and easily plug your tablet into your HDTV to take your Android experience to the big screen to share with friends or family. Or simply use your ARCHOS 70b internet tablet as an HD media player; combined with the ARCHOS remote control app for Android, you can control your ARCHOS tablet from your Android telephone.

Product Specifications:

Capacity  -  8 GB* Flash Memory + Micro SD Slot (SDHC compatible)
Display characteristics - High resolution screen,(WSVGA) 1024 x 600 pixel, TFT LCD, 16 million colors
7" Capacitive multitouch screen
Application Framework - Android 3.2 Honeycomb
Processor - ARM cortex A8 1.2 GHz
3D Open GL (ES 2.0)
Video Playback1 - MPEG-42 HD (up to 720p, 30
MPEG-42 (
ASP@L5 AVI, up to DVD resolution, 30 fps@8Mbps)
H.264 HD (
HP@L3.1 up to 720p, 30 fps@5Mbps)
M-JPEG (Motion JPEG Video) in VGA resolution

With optional plug-in (downloadable on
Cinema: MPEG-2 (up to DVD resolution MP/D1, 30
fps@10 Mbps)/ AC3 for videos using AC3 audio codec
With the above codecs, the device can play video files with the following extensions: AVI, MP4, MOV, 3GP, MPG, PS, TS, VOB, MKV, FLV, RM, RMVB, ASF
Audio Playback1 - MP3 CBR & VBR
AAC, AAC+ 5.13
OGG Vorbis

With optional software plug-in:
AC3 5.1
Photo viewer4 - JPEG, BMP, PNG, GIF
Subtitles - srt, .ssa, .smi, .sub formats supported
Frontcam - Yes
Interfaces - USB slave 2.0: Mobile Transfer Protocol (MTP)
Micro SD (SDHC compatible)
USB Host: Mass Storage Class (MSC) (adapter micro B/A sold separately)
HDMI output5 (Mini HDMI / HDMI cable sold separately)
Communication protocols - WiFi (802.11 b/g/n)
Bluetooth 2.1+ EDR
Miscellaneous - Built-in speakers
Built-in leg stand
Built-in Microphone
Power source - Internal: Lithium Polymer battery
External: Power adapter/charger
Scalability6 - Device automatically downloads latest firmware updates when the WiFi connection is activated
Updates can also be downloaded at
Dimensions & weight - 201 mm x 115 mm x 11.5 mm ? (7.91" x 4.52" x 0.46")
330 g (11.2 oz)
Minimum system requirements - Microsoft Windows 7, Vista, XP, or higher and Windows Media Player 11
Mac OS. X with Transfer Files application (not included)
Linux with android MTP tool (not included)
USB 2.0 interface

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