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Archos Helium 80 MSM8926 1.2GHz 8GB 8" 4G 3G Tablet

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MSM8926 1.2GHz Android 8GB Aug 2014
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Premium Design With its sleek aluminium casing, ARCHOS 80 Helium is stylish, thin and light. At just 9.2mm thick and weighing only 430g (0.94 pound) it's the perfect tablet for your Android... More
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7 Reasons For

Flash Storage Media

This tablet supports a Flash storage media, which is the most frequently supported storage media on comparable spec tablets that were released more than two years ago.

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Four Processor Coress

The Helium 80 has more processor coress than most of the comparable spec tablet computers that have been around for a similar time to the Helium 80. Most of the tablets that were released more than two years ago only have between one and three processor coress, however this tablet computer has four processor coress.

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Capacitive Touchscreen Type

This tablet computer features a Capacitive touchscreen type, which is the most frequently featured touchscreen type on tablets of this spec and age.

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1080p Video Recording Modes

This tablet has a 1080p video recording modes, which is the most commonly found video recording modes on tablet computers of this spec and age.

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Features One Personal Info Management (PIM)

The Helium 80 has a greater number of personal info management (PIM) than most similar spec tablet computers that came out more than two years ago. The most frequently featured personal info management (PIM) is Calculator, but this personal info management (PIM) is not featured on this Archos tablet. The personal info management (PIM)s Calendar are also featured on this tablet computer.

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4 Bluetooth Version

This tablet supports a 4.0 EDR bluetooth version, which is typical of many tablets of this age and spec.

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Very Thin

The Helium 80 has one of the thinner depths (only 9.2 millimeters) amongst comparable spec tablets of this age. Across all the tablet computers of a similar age and type to the Helium 80 the depths range from 6mm to 280mm.

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5 Reasons Against

Poor Brand

On average tablet computers produced by Archos are rated 64%, which is in the bottom 12% of all tablet brands that we have assessed.

Very Small Internal Storage Capacity

The Archos Helium 80 has one of the smaller internal storage capacitys (only 8 gigabytes) amongst similar spec tablet computers of this age. The smallest internal storage capacity of tablets of this age and spec is 1GB, the largest is 520GB, and the average internal storage capacity is 56GB.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 8GB internal storage capacity tablets currently available including the Huawei MediaPad 10 FHD[plb_1498228_price], or the GOCLEVER Quantum 785[plb_2296688_price] which has better reviews.

Tablets with a larger internal storage capacity that might be worth considering include the Acer Iconia Talk S A1-724[plb_2823831_price] (16GB).

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Only One Number of Built-In Speakers

The Archos Helium 80 is a one number of built-in speakers tablet computer. Most of the other tablet computers that have been on the market for more than two years have one number of built-in speakers.

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Only One Number of Battery Cells

Most tablet computers that have been around for a similar time to the Helium 80 have between one and nine number of battery cellss, including the Helium 80 which has one number of battery cells.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The average internal memory of similar spec tablets that have been around for a comparable time to the Helium 80 is 2.1GB. The Archos Helium 80 has a fairly small internal memory (only 1 gigabyte) compared to most of the other comparable spec tablet computers that have been around for around the same time as the Helium 80.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Archos Helium 80

Released Over Two Years Ago

This MSM8926 processor tablet has been on the market for over two years.

Average Processor Frequency

At 1.2 gigahertz, the Helium 80 has a pretty standard processor frequency compared to most of the other tablets of a similar spec and age to the Helium 80.

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Average Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)

At 5 megapixels, the Archos Helium 80 has a fairly standard rear camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other tablet computers that were launched around the same time as the Helium 80.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Archos Helium 80 has a pretty standard display diagonal (8 inches) compared to most of the other tablet computers of a similar type and age to the Helium 80.

If you would prefer a larger display diagonal then you might also want to consider the DELL Venue 8[plb_2705354_price] (8.4").

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Specification

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Processor Model
Processor Frequency
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Processor Architecture
Processor Family
Memory
Maximum Internal 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
Aspect Ratio
Touchscreen Type
Touch Technology
Display Technology
Touchscreen
LED Backlight
Display Resolution
Graphics
Graphics Adapter
Graphics Adapter Family
Camera
Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Video Recording Modes
Video Recording
Built-In Flash
Rear Camera
Audio
Number of Built-In Speakers
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker(s)
Networking
4G
3G
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) Certified
2G Standards
3G Standards
4G Standard
Wi-Fi Direct
Ethernet LAN
Bluetooth Version
Wi-Fi Standards
Bluetooth
Dual SIM Support
Top Wi-Fi Standard
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Connectivity
Headphone Out
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Micro-USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Messaging
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service)
Instant Messaging (IM)
E-Mail
Performance
Image Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Google Applications
Gyroscope
Personal Info Management (PIM)
GPS (satellite)
Position Location
Design
Device Type
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Processor Special Features
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT)
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA)
Intel® VPro™ Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT)
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi)
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT)
Intel® Rapid Start Technology
Battery
Number of Battery Cells
Battery Capacity
Battery Technology
Power
AC Adapter Output Current
AC Adapter Output Voltage
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cables Included
AC Adapter Included
Keyboard Supplied
Other Features
Wi-Fi

4 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(50)
31 January 2015

French firm Archos launched Archos 80 Helium tablet with support for 4G LTE wireless networks. Archos sale in the UK for £199, several months after it was first announced. Archos 80 Helium 4G... Read more…

20 December 2014

The Archos 80 Helium 4G has a poor screen, disappointing performance and tiny built-in storage; its only saving grace is its 4G modem...

15 September 2014

The Archos 80 Helium 4G is a good-looking tablet with the added bonus of 4G for web browsing and calls. It's let down a little by its sub-par performance but if network coverage is essential for...

12 December 2012

It's been a while since we published an overview of the current tablet market. With the holidays around the corner, we collected all of the tablets we've tested and that are still available, and... Read more…

27 April 2012

ARCHOS released the G9 tablets in October of last year, but since then released Turbo versions with Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich in the box. I thought I would give one a shot since it's one of... Read more…

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 11 November 2011 by D. G. Thomas

I have an iPad, an Asus Transformer, a Hannspad, an Advent Vega, a 7inch witstech and a archos. I have to say that by far the Archos is the best value for money The iPad may be slicker, but mainly... Read more…

Reviewed 8 December 2011 by Bill Hoy
(Verified Purchase)

Fantastic piece of kit but remember, this is not an iPad. It does exactly what it says it does and fast enough to really enjoy using it. Internet access is fast and page flipping really good.... Read more…

Reviewed 7 April 2012 by Jon Williams
(Verified Purchase)

This was one of the best "lower priced" Android tablets I have used, fast and responsive, brilliant media sharing (both in and out), very flexible with expandable memory (MiniSD up to 32GB), USB... Read more…

Reviewed 29 December 2011 by MaurizioB

I purchased this item about 4 weeks ago, and from an hardware point of view it is rather good. Display is nice and bright, really good battery life and doesn't feel too plasticky. I use it for... Read more…

Reviewed 5 January 2012 by SamWharfe

My partner got me this for Christmas. Seemed like a good tablet, has a mini-HDMI port, 3G USB Stick port (which CAN be used for other usb devices... such as external hard drives, usb thumb drives... Read more…

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