This is not the first Android tablet that I present taking into consideration the characteristics of this device as they are presented on CNET.com, because I have done this one hour ago, and for today I have selected another manufacturer. I was asked to write a review about a CNET tablet and one hour ago I have selected Lenovo ThinkPad 1838 tablet computer, a tablet that obviously ran the Android operating system; for today, I have selected to present another tablet, that uses other version of the operating system than the one used by the Lenovo tablet. I am talking about Archos 7 home tablet that comes with 8 GB in the storage capacity. This product has a black color and it is considered a good product on CNET. It has received 3 stars from the editors of this site and also 3 stars from users.
This product has the price of $129.88 and the quick specifications of this product will be presented next. We are told that the operating system ran by this device is Android, without a certain version. I know that Archos tablet usually used Android 2.2 operating system, unlike Lenovo which uses Android 3.1. But I believe that the newest version of Archos can also use Android 3.1. The products type is Web tablet, the part number of the tablet that we are reviewing here being 501521. The screen size has 7 inches and the display resolution is a regular resolution, coming from a screen this small: 800×480. The color depth is of up to 16.2 million colors.
The Flash memory is of 8 GB, as I have said before and the supported Flash memory cards are the micro SDHC cards. The tablet benefits of the Wireless standard which allows the users to communicate with their friends on the Internet without using wires, just like the regular desktops. The standard used by the tablet is 802.11b/g. There is no GPS navigation integrated in this device and if you want to use a global positioning system, you should by a product that is dedicated to this feature. There are integrated some audio components, such as a microphone and a speaker.
The display is a touchscreen, the device uses the USB 2.0 ports, it supports the AAC audio format and also the MP3 one, it uses a lithium polymer battery, has the black color, among the included accessories we can find a power adapter and some headphones, one USB cable and the systems with which this product is compatible are represented by the Mac OS products, Windows Vista products, Windows XP laptops and desktops, Windows 7 and Linux.