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Archos 10

Archos 10
alaScore 79

698 reviews

Nov, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 698 reviews from magazines and websites. Comments about the battery and portability are on the whole positive. The screen and price are also mentioned favorably.

usability, price, screen, portability, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Tablets the Archos 10 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 698 reviews)

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Archos 10

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 54 user reviews of Archos 10 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Tablet Computers on Amazon.co.uk.

price, screen, performance, usability, battery

67% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

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

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Amazon.com review summary for Archos 10

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 189 user reviews of Archos 10 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Tablets on Amazon.com.

usability, price, sound, performance, portability

77% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Archos 10 GB Studio MP3 Player JukeboxARCHOS 10 501257US 10.2-Inch Black Netbook - 6 Cell BatteryARCHOS 10 501257US 10.2-Inch Black Netbook - 6 Cell Battery

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Review Archos Arnova 10b G2 Tablet/MID

 

Budget tablet? Archos is not a newcomer on the tablet market. The

Unbeatable low price; Stable case; High contrast screen

Poor camera; Pixelated screen; Quickly scratched high gloss surface; Poor heat dissipation

The Arnova 10b G2 actually does not have any contenders – there is hardly a 10 incher available for EUR 200. Nevertheless we compared it with more expensive tablets, e.g. Acer's Iconia Tab A100, Motorola's Xoom 2 MZ616, Asus' Eee Pad Transformer Prime...

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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

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Archos 10

 

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

Despite the disappointing media options, Archos still has the least-expensive netboook on the market. Most other systems start at $499 and offer minimal software, making this the model to beat in terms of price. As far as usability goes, however, the...

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ARCHOS 10 Netbook

 

Maxell’s Encore EN-5 offer a rich, full sound for an affordable price, beating out nearly all of the headphones in the test. However, our testers didn’t think they were very comfortable, nor did this pair do a good job staying put during use....

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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

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Archos 10 notebook review

 

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. Yes, they do sort of punt into the same territory,...

Trackpad is pretty good, matte screen good for outdoor use

Poor keyboard, poor battery life, price

The Archos 10 is punching above its weight alongside offerings from the likes of Asus and MSI, so there is little that appeal here

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Archos Arnova 10

 

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

Cheap

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...

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Archos Arnova 10 review

 

The Archos Arnova 10 Android tablet makes a good video-playback device thanks to its large, 10-inch display. Its sluggish performance and unresponsive touchscreen make browsing the Web a real chore, though.

Large, high-resolution screen ; Android software is easy to use ; Good video playback quality

Poor battery life ; Unresponsive resistive screen ; Sluggish processor

If you're primarily looking for a cheap video player to keep the kids entertained during long car journeys, the Archos Arnova 10 will be fine. But, if you're looking for an Internet tablet, then its sluggish performance, unresponsive touchscreen and...

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Archos 10 review

 

We're starting to brace ourselves for Netbooks : Part Deux – an exciting sequel to last year's smash featuring the next generation of funky yet frugal technology. Archos, meanwhile, has just thrown this up. It's almost a spec-by-spec rendition of...

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Stuff magazine

 

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

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 Camera:No / Yes

Configuration

Convertible: No
DVD Writer: No
Embedded 3G/4G: No
Embedded UMTS: No
Fingerprint Reader: No
GPS Receiver: No
Hard Drive Type:Hard Disk Drive
Integrated TV Tuner: No
Keyboard: No
Phone Function: No
Remote Control: No
TV Card: No
Video Editing Card: No
Web Cam:No / Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth: No
Card Reader:4 in 1 Card Reader
Firewire: No
TV Output: No
USB:USB 2.0
WiFi Connectivity: Yes
WiFi Data Exchange: Yes
Wireless LAN: Yes

Display

Aspect Ratio:128:75 / 16:10 / 16:9 / Other
Display Technology:TFT Display
LED Backlight:Edge LED / No
LED Technology:Edge LED / No
Number of Displays:1
Touchscreen:2-Point Touch / Multi-touch / No / One-Point Touch
True Resolution:WSVGA / WXGA

General Features

Convertible: No
Intel ® Centrino Technology: No
Intel Centrino Technology: No
Media Centre Edition: No
Netbook: Yes
Operating System:Android / iPad OS
Operating System Version:Android 2.0/2.0.1/2.1 Eclair / Android 2.3 Gingerbread / Windows XP Home Edition
RAM Type:DDR2 SDRAM
Type:Portable

Graphic

Brand of Graphic Chip:Intel
GPU Model (Graphic Card):945GM / Media Accelerator 950
GPU TYPE:OnBoard Graphic
OnBoard Graphic Chip:OnBoard Graphic

Processor

Chipset Brand:Intel
Chipset Type:945GSE
Processor:ARM11 / ARM7 / ARM9/9E / ATOM / CORTEX
Processor Brand:ARM / Intel
Processor Number:N270
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