ARCHOS today introduces its G9 series tablets featuring an OMAP 4 processor with an ARM Cortex dual-core A9 running at 1.5 GHz and Seagate's 250GB Hard Disk Drive (HDD) capacity. The 8" ARCHOS 80 G9 and 10" ARCHOS 101 G9 are powered by Android 3.1 Honeycomb, and the G9 tablets also gets 3G via Archos 3G Stick. Here is more info:
The G9 tablets feature a unique 3G ready solution where customers no longer need to choose between WiFi and 3G models at purchase. ARCHOS 3G Stick is a standard 3G stick for laptops which has been designed to be compatible with all ARCHOS G9 tablets. All G9 tablets come with a concealed USB port on the back of the device that when paired with the ARCHOS 3G USB Stick will enable 3G connectivity.
-ARCHOS have decided to push their G9 tablets even further by loading them out with a 1.5 GHz dual-core OMAP 4 processor from Texas Instruments.
-ARCHOS G9 tablets support 1080p H264 High Profile videos.
-ARCHOS G9 tablets also feature an HDMI output, giving users full access to their Android experience on TV including movies in 1080p resolution.
-WiFi or 3G support
-The ARCHOS 80 G9 is the portable tablet with perfect size for web browsing, ebook and newspaper reading with its 8? 4:3 screen and a resolution of 1024 x 768.
-The ARCHOS 101 G9 is the perfect entertainment tablet to share the Android Honeycomb experience. With 250GB of storage space, users will be able to carry over 50 hours of full 1080p HD to watch on their 10.1? wide 1280 x 800 16:10 screen.
-Built-in 250GB HDD from Seagate.
-With USB 3G stick, consumers will no longer have to choose between a WiFi and a 3G tablet at purchase. For just a $49 upgrade, the users can purchase the ARCHOS G9 3G Stick and start enjoying 3G connectivity on his ARCHOS tablet or PCs.
ARCHOS is offering an 8?? tablet starting at $279 and 10.1?? tablet starting $349. The ARCHOS 80 G9 and ARCHOS 101 G9 will be available at the end of September.