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Archos Citee Connect scooter has Android-powered navigation

Who knew this French tech manufacturer makes electric scooters, too? Also, how hasn’t any other scootermaker thought to integrate Android into one?

Europe’s Archos Diamond Omega takes the flagship dive with 17:9 display

It’s a repackaging of the nubia Z17S from ZTE and expands the market for this device to Europe. And it’s reasonably priced, too.

Archos unveils its first ‘borderless’ and rugged phones, as well as Nubia-designed duo

The “borderless” Archos Sense 55S comes with a 78 percent screen to body ratio, only costing €249. The Sense 50X is also very cheap for a rugged phone.

MWC 2017 wrap-up: what *did* we just see?

The Nokia 3310 was not MWC. It was nowhere near the story of MWC. Huawei, LG, BlackBerry and Samsung led in Barcelona and we’ve got the in-betweens, too.

Low-cost new Archos Graphite phones sport dual-lens cams, ‘pure’ Nougat, and USB-C

It’s never too early for pre-MWC Archos announcements, with the 55 Graphite and 50 Graphite phones looking surprisingly decent on paper.

Archos 101 Saphir makes pre-MWC debut as ultra-affordable 2-in-1 rugged tablet

Before it’s showcased at MWC 2017, the Android 7.0-powered Archos 101 Saphir has been officially unveiled, priced and fully detailed.

Archos joins Kodak-reviving initiative with tablet licensing agreement

Archos is Kodak’s latest licensing partner, officially signed to handle manufacturing and distribution of jointly developed Android tablets.

Archos 133 Oxygen only has massive screen and low price point going for it

In case you’re wondering why you didn’t hear about the Archos 133 Oxygen earlier, it’s because this gargantuan tablet isn’t anything special.

Pre-IFA Archos lineup also includes rugged 50 Saphir and 4GB RAM 55 Diamond Selfie

Archos has a bunch of new affordable Android phones headed for IFA Berlin, including a rugged 5-inch model, and 5.5-inch 4GB RAM powerhouse.

Archos unveils new low-cost Helium phones with fingerprint and up to 3GB RAM ahead of IFA

The pre-IFA-unveiled Archos 50f Helium and 55 Helium phones stand out with a fingerprint sensor and up to 3GB RAM respectively in addition to low prices.

Archos will also bring two surprisingly powerful Diamond phones to MWC

As if to properly set the stage for Galaxy S7’s debut, Archos has just unveiled a pair of high-end Diamond phones with amazing bang for buck.

Archos takes the wraps off three low-cost Oxygen tablets with Marshmallow

Archos knows it can’t really compete against Samsung or LG at MWC, so its newest Marshmallow-powered Oxygen tabs are already official.

Windows 10 Mobile-running Archos 50 Cesium now available in the UK and France

The Archos 50 Cesium can be purchased in exchange for £100 and €100 in the UK and France respectively, running Windows 10 Mobile out the box.

CES 2016 Day 2 wrap-up: AoT, Archos, HTC, Huawei, Lenovo, ZTE, and more

We’re passed January 4, and, while CES 2016 only starts today, January 6, we’re recapping most notable things that happened on January 5, 2016.

Archos unveils super-low-cost Power and Cobalt phones with focus on battery and design

Archos has no less than four entry-level and mid-end Android smartphones to showcase at CES 2016 in Las Vegas, ranging in price from €50 to €150.

Archos and Sikur’s GranitePhone promises to bring your privacy back

The Archos and Sikur co-developed GranitePhone goes after the BlackPhone 2 and Turing Phone with pompous, vague security promises.

Archos unveils low-cost smartphone trio ahead of IFA 2015 debut

Archos couldn’t wait for the formal beginning of IFA 2015 to preview its low-cost Archos IFA phones: the Diamond S, 50 Cesium, and 50e Helium

CES 2015: Everything we got to see at this year’s show

Been hiding under a pile of coats for the past week? Shake off the cobwebs and get caught up with our CES 2015 wrap-up.

CES 2015 rumor roundup: the hottest tech Vegas will bring

Looking for a preview for next week’s tech storm? Our CES 2015 rumor roundup is an exploration of all the mobile tech we’re expecting, plus more.

Archos intros budget Android smartphone, tablet in advance of CES

Get an early look at what to expect from Archos CES 2015 product launches.

Archos goes after the VR-curious with budget-priced VR Glasses

Today’s launch of Archos VR Glasses gives shoppers a nicer version of Google Cardboard while still remaining very affordable.

Should this Archos phablet count as having “rear mounted buttons?”

Should the rear-mounted buttons on the new Archos 64 Xenon phablet count as such, or are they essentially just side-mounted controls?
waterproof phones in the shower

Here’s what “water resistant” and “water proof” really mean

Water resistant and water proof mean two entirely different things. The CEO of Archos didn’t fully understand this, do you?

CES 2014: our coverage from start to finish

Come with us for a CES 2014 retrospective, as we revisit all the stories that made this year’s expo the even it was.