Archos announces the availability of the ARCHOS 101 XS 2 tablet, the latest device from its new Gen11 range. Improving on the success of last years Gen10, this Google Certified tablet includes a Quad-Core 1.6 GHz CPU, 2GB RAM, an HD IPS screen, front facing stereo speakers and dual-cameras. Smartly designed, this feature rich and high performance tablet also includes the innovative Coverboard (introduced in the Gen10 range), a unique magnetic keyboard made to improve content creation.
Powered by a super-fast 1.6 GHz Quad-core processor and 2 gigabytes of RAM, users will experience smooth and fast web browsing and apps. The ARCHOS 101 XS 2 utilizes Dual-Band Wi-Fi, the next generation of Wi-Fi for mobile devices. Dual-Band Wi-Fi is capable of using both the 5GHz and 2.4GHz bands for a more stable, less congested connection that results in faster download and browsing speeds. The ARCHOS 101 XS2 also includes Bluetooth and GPS technology.
ARCHOS 101 XS 2 comes with the ultra-thin magnetic Coverboard in every box. The Coverboard acts as a comfortable chicklet keyboard, freeing up screen space and enabling users to work faster with Android shortcuts for direct access to the main functions.
The Triple function Coverboard is more than a keyboard. It is also an integrated protective cover for your tablet screen, includes a Kickstand for easier movie watching and serves as a charging dock for the tablet.
The ARCHOS 101 XS 2 also comes pre-installed with OfficeSuite Pro 6, the acclaimed application for viewing or creating Word, Excel, PowerPoint and PDF files.
The ARCHOS 101 XS 2 is equipped with an impressive 10.1 IPS screen, making it perfect for playing videos. The 1280 x 800 pixel widescreen resolution provides vivid, sharp images and extra wide viewing angles for an excellent viewing experience. While it isn’t sporting the 1920×1080 some others do, for the price this screen is great. Thanks to its front-facing stereo speakers, the ARCHOS 101 XS 2 delivers a truly immersive experience for movies, music and games.
The ARCHOS 101 XS2 (tablet with Coverboard included) will be available in the U.S. starting in December for $279, bookmark the link below and check back in December to order yours.