Archos 9 PC Tablet Review

The Archos 9 PC Tablet is 800g / 1.7 lbs in weight and one of the thinnest of its kind at 17 mm thick. Inside Archos 9 is ticking Intel ATOM Z515 at 1.2 GHz frequency. It has 1 Gb of Ram and 60 Gb hard disk is available for storage. It runs on Windows 7 Starter Operating System.

The four key features of this tablet computer are design, HD Video, Windows 7 and connectivity. The Archos 9 has a beautifully slim tablet design that renders a fully functional tablet. The agreeable graphics environment makes working with Microsoft applications a pleasure. Other functions include, video conferencing with Skype, watching YouTube videos and socializing with your Facebook friends. Arcos 9 PC tablet standard connectivity interfaces like Ethernet: (cable 10/100 Mb and IEEE 802.11b/g WiFi support) Bluetooth 2.0 and USB. Connecting is facilitated by means of port replicator.

The kick-stand located on the back panel lets you set a low position for computing or a high position to watch videos. The ultra low voltage makes for absolute silence, as no fan is needed.

Details

Size and weight:

  • 256 x 134 x 17 mm
  • 10″ x 5.3″ x 0.6″
  • 800g / 1.7 lbs

Display and Video:

  • 8.9 inch LED backlight
  • 1024 x 600 pixels resolution
  • Resistive touch screen
  • 1.3 MP webcam

Processor, RAM and Storage:

  • Intel ATOM Z515 1.2 GHz CPU
  • 1 GB DDR2 SDRAM 400
  • HDD 60GB

Operating system

  • Microsoft Windows 7 Starter
  • Microsoft Security Essentials, Lotus Symphony , vTuner, Windows Live

Wireless conectivity:

  • WiFi support IEEE 802.11b/g
  • Ethernet: 10/100 Mb (port replicator)
  • Bluetooth 2.0

Input Outpot Connectors:

  • 1 x USB 2.0 port (1 additional on port replicator)
  • DC-IN jack 3.5” audio output (1 additional on port replicator)
  • Microphone input (port replicator)
  • Ethernet port (port replicator)

Battery:

  • Removable Lithium Polymer battery / 5 hours

Accessories

  • Built-in leg stand