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Archos 10

alaTest has collected and analyzed 200 reviews of Archos 10. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. Views about the design and portability are generally positive. The performance and price also get good comments. Reviews about the touch screen and connectivity are different, and many are negative about the camera and keyboard.

usability, price, performance, portability, design

keyboard, camera

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Laptops the Archos 10 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Archos 10


alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Archos 10 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Laptops on Reviewers are impressed by the price.


100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Archos Arnova 10B Tablet 8GBArchos Arnova 10B Tablet 8GB

May, 2018

Consumer review ( review summary for Archos 10


alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of Archos 10 from The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Laptops on People really like the durability and price. The portability and performance also get good feedback. Many are less positive about the connectivity. Comments are divided on the reliability.

usability, performance, portability, price, durability


71% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: ARCHOS 10 501257US 10.2-Inch Black Netbook - 6 Cell BatteryARCHOS 10 501257US 10.2-Inch Black Netbook - 6 Cell Battery

May, 2018

Expert review by : LAPTOP Magazine (

Archos 10 Review


At first glance, the Archos 10 seems like a real bargain: it includes $100 worth of free software, and has a faster hard drive and boot time than many of its competitors, as well as better graphics performance. But for the same $399, many other 10-inch...

Robust entertainment software, Fast hard drive, Large touchpad

Very cramped keyboard, Short battery life, Dull design, Wi-Fi connection issues

Feb, 2009

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Archos 10


The netbook market is so crowded that even companies that have never made computers before are jumping on the bandwagon. Exhibit A: Archos, a brand known primarily for its portable media players. The Archos 10, its first netbook, offers a fast hard...

Feb, 2009

Expert review by : Sarah E. Anderson (

Archos 10 Review and Ratings


Archos's first foray into netbooks is this aggressively priced model. A creative bundling package makes this "me-too" netbook a little more enticing.

Affordable ; Lots of useful preinstalled software ; Movies bundled into purchase price

Mediocre performance ; Cramped keyboard ; Short battery life ; Free media is very limited and requires credit-card information

Mar, 2009

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ARCHOS 10 Netbook


While it was slow to boot up, this netbook transferred files pretty quickly. The quality of its 10.2-inch screen ranked above average in both dark and bright settings. However, many consumers commented that they found the keys too flat, which made them...

Expert review by : Tech Staff (

Archos 10 review


Yes, it's a laptop from the portable media player manufacturer

Connectivity ; Strong plastics ; Bit Defender pre-installed

Terrible keyboard ; Sub-standard screen

A poor netbook by modern standards with not much about it to recommend

Oct, 2009

Expert review by : Chris Hall (

Archos 10 notebook


The netbook market has pretty much saturated itself over the last year. With Archos better known for their internet media tablets, it is perhaps a surprise to see them step into the world of netbooks. The Archos 10 delivers a netbook experience without...

Trackpad is pretty good, matte screen good for outdoor use

Poor keyboard, poor battery life, price

The Archos 10 delivers a netbook experience without really stepping up over last year's offerings. Unfortunately the price does seem to have stepped up to 2009's level. At £350 (£380 with 6-cell battery) the Archos 10 is punching above its weight...

Jul, 2009

Expert review by : Andrew Williams (

Archos Arnova 10


The Archos Arnova 10 is a budget Android tablet that cuts one too many corners.


Poor touchscreen ; Poor display ; No Android Market

All the Arnova 10's ports and physical buttons are on its left edge. There's a 3.5mm headphone jack, USB and microUSB slots, a microSD slot and the power jack. There is a gap for an HDMI slot in its body work, as this tab uses the same basic design as...

Mar, 2012

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Archos 10 review


Archos pitches up at the netbook party: is it fashionably late or just in time to miss the fun?

A fun netbook with promising potential, but the asking price is a joke

Apr, 2009

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Archos - Archos 10


For a company that tries hard to set the pace in its chosen field - media players - Archos's decision to launch a netbook now seems like an odd one. The market's pretty defined, the big ...

At the full retail price this is a disappointing, average netbook with poor battery life and a ragbag of free software. But seek out one of the retailers who's selling the version with the more capacious 6-cell battery for £100 less and - shazam! - it...

Oct, 2009

Expert review by : paul_smart (

Archos 10.2 inch Netbook


Over the recent years Archos have produced a lot of interesting devices but not until now a notebook, here is their first offering a 10.2 inch Netbook and it of course comes with extras that others do not seem to provide.

It is certainly small and light enough to fit easy into a bag or case. It weights 1.28kilos and is 25.5x19x3cm. The left side has the Ethernet port (it also works fine on wireless) VGA port and two USB ports. The front has two 3.5mm sockets for...

Jul, 2009

Product Specifications

The Archos 10 features everything a mobile computing fan should expect from a mini laptop, including a stunning 10.2" (1024 x 600) bright LED screen, delivers real computing power at a fraction of the weight, size and cost. The Archos 10 enables users to stay connected with family, friends and work colleagues at home or on the move. It boasts a range of communication technologies, including 802.11b.g wireless and an Ethernet LAN, and is USB 3G ready. In addition, Archos mini laptop pairs a 1.3-magepixel webcam with Skype software for free voice and video calling or instant messaging any time, from anywhere. The Archos 10 is a ready to go solution for the modern mobile consumer and business people who wish to stay connected, productive and entertained anytime, anywhere.


Built-in Microphone: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2


Battery life (max):2 / 4
Number of battery cells:3 / 6


Front camera resolution (numeric):1.3


Color of product:Black
Product type:Netbook


Aspect Ratio:5:3
Display Diagonal:10.2
Display Resolution:1024 x 600
LED backlight: Yes


Internal memory:1
Internal memory type:DDR2-SDRAM
Memory clock speed:533
Memory layout:1 x 1
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 1


3G:No / Yes
Bluetooth: No
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Optical Drive

Optical Drive Type: No

Other Features

Dimensions (WxDxH):10.2 x 7.44 x 1.1
Graphics:GMA 950
Graphics adapter:GMA 950
Wireless Technology:WiFi

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: No
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1


Bus type:FSB
Conflict Free processor:N
CPU multiplier (bus/core ratio):12
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Number of Processing Die Transistors:47
Processing die size:26
Processor cache:0.5
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Diamondville
Processor cores:1
Processor family:Intel Pentium Mobile
Processor frequency:1.6
Processor front side bus:533
Processor lithography:45
Processor model:N270
Processor operating modes:32-bit
Processor Series:Intel Atom N200 series
Processor socket:Socket F (1207)
Processor threads:2
Thermal Design Power (TDP):2.5

Processor special features

Embedded options available: Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology: Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Intel 64:N
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State: No
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Processor ARK ID:36331
Processor code:SLB73
Processor package size:22
Supported instruction sets:SSE2, SSE3
Thermal Monitoring Technologies: Yes


Bundled software:BitDefender\nParental Filter\nLotus Symphony\nSkype\nXnview\nvTuner\nWindows Live / BitDefender\nParental Filter\nLotus Symphony\nSkype\nXnview\nvTuner\nWindows Live\n
Drivers included: Yes
Operating system installed:Windows XP Home Edition
Trial software:BitDefender\nParental Filter\nLotus Symphony\nSkype\nXnview\nvTuner\nWindows Live\n


Card reader integrated: Yes
Hard Drive Capacity:160
Hard Drive Size:2.5

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