July 30, 2014

ARCHOS debuts ArcBook, a wallet friendly Android netbook

archos arcbook

Archos has just announced its latest Android powered netbook for a very money-friendly price of $169!  The netbook runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean out of the box and is preinstalled with Office Suite Pro 6, so you can edit all your Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and PDF files with ease.

The netbook looks promising offering access to all Google services, including the Play Store and also features 15GB of free Google Drive.  Check out the spec list below!

Specs:

  • 10.1-inch touchscreen display with 1024×600 resolution
  • ARM Coretex A9 dual-core processor, 1.2 Ghz
  • 1GB RAM
  • 8GB Flash memory
  • Front Camera
  • 2 Built-in Speakers
  • Wi-fi ready
  • 2 USB 2.0 jacks
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • MicroSD card reader
  • Full Keyboard and touchpad
  • 10 hours of battery life

No exact release date has been said, but Archos is saying sometime in June.  Will you be snagging one up for $169?  Could this be a Chromebook competitor?

Source: Archos