The ARCHOS Internet Media Tablet is developed by ARCHOID. The latest version ARCHOS 9 was launched on October 22, 2009. It is a computer tablet with an electronic keyboard and the product is also known as Internet Media Tablets or IMT. It is a touch screen tablet weighing 800g and 16mm thick running with the Microsoft Windows 7 operating system. It has a Intel Atom Z510 1.1 GHz CPU and 1GB onboard SDRAM (DDR2 400) and is available in with two storage options, that is, an 80GB and 160GB model. It has a display with 1024×600 pixels and 9″ inch resistive LED lite touch screen. The ARCHOS 9 has an integrated 1.3 mega pixel webcam which can be used for portable video conferencing, voice calling and Instant Messaging which uses the Windows Live Messenger application. The software also includes IBM Lotus Symphony office software.
The Archos 9 PC tablet is a true evolution in portable computing as its form and design break the rules of the conventional laptop design. It has a magnificent touch screen. It is precise, sharp and intuitive in such a way that typing on the virtual keyboard is totally effortless. The thinness of this device is remarkable and since the weight is also very less, you can easily carry it with you in your handbag and use it any time. Also, the ARCHOS 9 PC tablet’s controls are ergonomically placed for comfortable and natural use. It features a two positioned leg-stand for optimum usage. The upper position is best for videos, surfing the web or reading and the lower position is ideal when you need to type memos or web addresses, send an email or chat with friends. The ARCHOS provides superior quality mobile video.
It plays full HD video on its magnificent touch screen which has a resolution of 1080 pixels. The Archos uses Intel ATOM Z series microprocessor and the built in Intel video chipset which is responsible for the high performance of its video quality. The optional port replicator adds output to your ARCHOS which allows you to watch movies and videos on your large HDTV. Along with your MP3 music files on your hard drive, it also allows you to listen to music freely over the web. The Archos also provides us with a v-Tuner in which you can stream hours of radio music from all around the world. It also connects you to the internet through the Wi-Fi connection or the internet connection of your phone via blue-tooth. Additionally, the Archos provides us with applications such as Lotus Symphony which is compatible with all other standard office applications in the market. It has Windows Live Mail from which you can manage multiple email accounts and also gives access to Sky-Drive. Sky-Drive is a free online storage environment from Microsoft where you can share files and photos and you get 25GB space for this.
Hence, the Archos9 is one of the best PC tablets which uses equipment of the latest technology and hence makes it the best buy in the market.