by Stephen Schenck | September 6, 2013 1:26 PM
One nice thing about events like the IFA is that they give us the chance to go hands-on with phones we might have heard about already, but haven't yet had the chance to interact with ourselves. That's the case with Archos and its 53 Platinum, an Android smartphone the company announced back in April. Along with the 35 Carbon and 50 Platinum, the 53 was also crazy cheap, with a list price of only $250. Is it going to come across as a cheaply made phone, or would we be impressed by the build quality? We stopped by where Archos had set up at the IFA 2013 to take a look. The Archos 53 Platinum ...
by Stephen Schenck | April 18, 2013 2:58 PM
If there's one thing we know Archos for, it's that it makes some of the most affordable Android hardware around. So far, we've seen it come up with a whole bunch of cheap tablets. The problem is, there's already so much competition from models like the Nexus 7 and various Kindle Fires that the middling specs of these tablets just couldn't win us over, even with their great prices. Could Archos find better luck with super-cheap Android smartphones, instead? We'll be finding out soon, upon the company announcing a trio of highly affordable Android handsets. We've got the Archos 35 Carbon, 50 ...
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