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Archos 70 4G
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Archos 70 4G MT8735M 1GHz 8GB 7" 4G 3G Tablet

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MT8735M 1GHz Android 8GB Jul 2015
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Take advantage of 4G/LTE speeds on a tablet with the ARCHOS 70b Helium. Powered by a quad-core processor for Android 5.1 Lollipop on its 7 inch IPS screen, the ARCHOS 70b Helium is the perfect... More
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4 Reasons For

Flash Storage Media

This tablet computer supports a Flash storage media, which is the most commonly supported storage media on tablets that are a similar age to it.

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900 3G Bands Supporteds

The Archos 70 4G is a 900 megahertz 3G bands supported tablet computer.

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1080p Video Recording Modes

This tablet computer has a 1080p video recording modes, which is the most frequently found video recording modes on tablets of a comparable type and age to it.

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Light

The average weight of tablets that are a similar age to the 70 4G is 610g. When compared to other similar spec tablet computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the 70 4G, the weight of the Archos 70 4G of only 260 grams is one of the lightest.

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11 Reasons Against

Archos Only Has Poor Reviews for Its Tablets

We checked the user and expert reviews of hundreds of tablet computers to determine an average rating for each tablet computer manufacturer. On average tablet computers from Archos have poor reviews from experts and users.

Price Has Recently Increased by £8.60

In the last 43 days the price of the 70 4G has increased by £8.60.

Very Small Internal Storage Capacity

The average internal storage capacity of tablets of a similar age and spec to the 70 4G is 53GB, and the internal storage capacitys range from 4GB to 520GB. The Archos 70 4G has one of the smaller internal storage capacitys (only 8 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec tablet computers of this age.

If you want a tablet computer with a larger internal storage capacity then you might also want to look at the Archos 101b[plb_3211718_price] (16GB).

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Very Small Display Diagonal

The Archos 70 4G has one of the smaller display diagonals (only 7 inches) amongst tablets of this age. The display diagonals of comparable spec tablets that were released more than a year ago range from 5" to 16", and the average display diagonal is 9.2".

If you are looking for a tablet with a larger display diagonal then you might want to look at the Archos 101b[plb_3211718_price] (10.1").

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Very Low Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)

The Archos 70 4G has a fairly low rear camera resolution (numeric) (only 2 megapixels) compared to most of the other tablet computers that were launched more than a year ago. The lowest rear camera resolution (numeric) of tablet computers that were released one year ago is 2MP and the highest is 13MP.

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Quite Low Battery Capacity

Across all the tablets of this age and spec the battery capacitys range from 21mAh to 11,000mAh. At only 2,800 milliamperes * hour, the Archos 70 4G has a fairly low battery capacity compared to most of the other similar spec tablets that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 70 4G.

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Very Low Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

With a front camera resolution (numeric) of only 0.3 megapixels, the Archos 70 4G has a fairly low front camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other tablet computers of this type and age. The front camera resolution (numeric)s of tablets that have been around for a comparable time to the 70 4G range from 0.3MP to 5MP, and the average front camera resolution (numeric) is 1.5MP.

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Only One Number of Battery Cells

The Archos 70 4G is a one number of battery cells tablet. Most of the other tablets that have been on the market for around the same time as the 70 4G have between one and three number of battery cellss.

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Only 1024 X 600 Pixels Display Resolution

The Archos 70 4G has a maximum display resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels. That's 40% less display resolution than a 1280 x 800 pixels tablet computer, which is the most frequently found display resolution. The best display resolution of all comparable spec tablets that were released around the same time as the 70 4G is 3840 x 2560 pixels and the worst is 800 x 400 pixels.

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Very Slow Processor Frequency

At only 1 gigahertz, the Archos 70 4G has a fairly slow processor frequency compared to most of the other similar spec tablets that have been available for more than a year. Comparable spec tablet computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the 70 4G have processor frequencys of between 1GHz and 1,300GHz.

Tablet computers with a faster processor frequency that might also be worth looking at include the Archos 101b[plb_3211718_price] (1.3GHz).

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Quite Thick

The Archos 70 4G has a quite thick depth (190 millimeters) compared to most of the other comparable spec tablets that are a similar age to the 70 4G. Across all the tablet computers that have been available for around the same time as the 70 4G the depths range from 0.9mm to 300mm, and the average depth is 72mm.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Archos 70 4G

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when Archos released the 70 4G.

Four Processor Coress

The Archos 70 4G is a four processor cores tablet. That's average compared to the other 129 similar spec tablet computers that have been available for around the same time as the 70 4G that we have assessed the number of processor coress of.

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Specification

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Processor Model
Processor Frequency
Processor Cores
Processor Family
Memory
Internal Memory
Software
Operating System Installed
Operating System Version
Platform
Storage
Internal Storage Capacity
Maximum Memory Card Size
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Storage Media
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Technology
Touchscreen
LED Backlight
Display Resolution
Graphics
Graphics Adapter
Camera
Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Video Recording Modes
Video Recording
Built-In Flash
Rear Camera
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker(s)
Networking
4G
3G
4G Standard
Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth
Dual SIM Support
4G Bands Supported
3G Bands Supported
Ports & Interfaces
Combo Headphone/mic Port
Headphone Connectivity
Microphone in
Micro-USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Phone Features
Voice Call
Speakerphone
Caller ID
Messaging
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service)
E-Mail
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Video Compression Formats
Image Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Google Applications
Assisted GPS (A-GPS)
GPS (satellite)
Position Location
Design
Device Type
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Battery
Battery Voltage
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Capacity
Battery Technology
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cables Included
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card

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Expert Reviews

(22)
25 May 2012

The $179 price is appealing--and we dig the kickstand--but the Archos 70b simply isn't fast enough and doesn't last long enough on a charge...

Built-in kickstand
Loud speakers
Lightweight design
Access to Google Play store
Android Honeycomb 3.2
Sluggish performance including terribly slow accelerometer
Short battery life
Screen gridlines visible
Inconsistent Wi-Fi performance
Runs hot
1 February 2012

The diminuitive Archos 70b internet tablet is a mixed bag. We appreciated the look and feel of the device, as well as the Android Honeycomb operating system and battery life. But we just couldn?t...

14 September 2011

The colour screen on the Archos 70b eReader may be better for flicking through photographs then, but apart from that it brings nothing to the party. We'd rather have a traditional e-ink eReader,...

Normally, in a review, we would start with a physical overview of the device and the internals before giving you a verdict. This time however, we're going to do it the other way. And the short... Read more…

29 March 2011

With a resistive touchscreen, a cut-down version of Android and a slow processor, the 70b ereader is a master of no trade, but it is cheap...

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User Reviews

(26)
Reviewed 25 February 2011 by Preston Geoff
(Verified Purchase)

The Archos 70b Internet Tablet and eBool Reader is really good. The quoted battery life for use as an eBook Reader is about 10 hrs, but I found that that was with the backlight set at 60%. Under... Read more…

Reviewed 13 June 2011 by Brian A. Pashley

I required an eReader for occasional use only, a dedicated eReader would lagely remain only partly used. I chose the ARCHOS 7eb to give me the option of seeing my colour photos and video in colour... Read more…

Reviewed 9 March 2012 by Spikeislander

Please beware , if you are thinking about buying the Archos 70b E reader. There is a known fault on this product and although Archos ask you to send it back to them . They will not repair or... Read more…

Reviewed 19 October 2011 by Sean Woolfenden

THIS CAN BE TURNED INTO A GREAT LITTLE ANDROID TABLET WHEN USING HACKED FIRMWARE. THERE ARE TONS OF GUIDES ONLINE HOW TO DO THIS AS THE ARCHOS FIRMWARE IS OKAY BUT NOT FULLY OPEN LIKE ALL ANDROID... Read more…

Reviewed 15 August 2011 by 4personnen

Books are easily readable, video is of very nice quality, internet access quite fast. I would say average + in all situations. For that price you cannot really expect more. I think the screen... Read more…

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Manufacturer Part Numbers archos 503044
Barcodes 00690590030442

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