Archos Launches First Budget 4G Tablet – 80 Helium 4G

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Archos has today announced it is expanding its 4G device range and offers the first budget 4G tablet priced at under £200.

The new tablet from the French brand is a response to the increasing demand for ever more connected tablets. With on demand video and audio from the likes of Netflix, Sky Now, Spotify and Deezer the ability for fast reliable mobile internet has never been higher.

Loïc Poirier, Archos’ CEO said:

The Archos 80 Helium 4G represents everything Archos stands for: bringing cutting-edge technology at an affordable price to the mass market. We are proud to be the first manufacturer to offer affordable 4G to our tablet customers, as we did previously with our 4G smartphones.

Specs include:

  • 1.2GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm processor
  • 1 GB of RAM
  • 2MP front facing camera
  • 5 MP rear facing camera
  • 8 inch IPS screen
  • Weight: 430g
  • Full access to Google Services

Archos has long been producing media consumption devices, but only recently started to include mobile connectivity in them, and the inclusion of 4G connectivity is a welcome move, and makes it a leading choice for road warriors who need the best possible data capability.

>> The Archos 80 Helium 4G is available now starting at £199 from www.archos.com and online retailers like Amazon.

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