Considering the growing tablet market around the world, the device can now be segregated into high-end, mid-range and low-end. Apple, Sony, Samsung have been successfully taking their high-end tablets towards all the markets. Moreover, Samsung and Apple have also got popular tablets in the mid-range category. While there are devices from Indian manufacturers like Micromax, Karbonn, Intex, iBall and others, which have been making low-end tablets for quite some time.
Now a French electronics manufacturer Archos has listed 3 of its latest tablets on its official website which falls in the Neon series. Though the price of these tablets are not disclosed as of now, looking at the specs, it looks like these tablets belong to the mid-range price category.
The Archos Neon tablets comes in three variants depending on the size. The smallest model comes measuring 9 inch. The other two come with 9.7 and 10.1 inch display size.
All these three tablets share some of the common specs like the 1GB RAM, 8GB on-board storage unit, microSD card slots, and quad-core processors. All these run on Android Jelly Bean v4.2 OS and supports full HD video playback as well.
Going by individual specs, the Archos 90 Neon comes with a 9 inch display offering a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels and is powered by a 1.4 GHz quad-core Cortex A9 processor and a Quad-core GPU coupled with 1GB of RAM. There is an 8GB internal storage capacity present in the device along with a micro SD card slot which supports up to 64GB of additional storage unit. There is a front facing camera but lacks a rear one. Connectivity options include micro USB 2.0, USB host via OTG and WiFi.
The 9.7 inch model comes with a 1024 x 768 pixel display and is powered by a 1.6GHz Quad-core A9 CPU along with a Quad-core Mali 400 GPU coupled with the same 1GB RAM. The tablet features a 0.3MP front facing camera and a 2MP rear shooter as well. All the other specs are pretty much similar to the 9 inch model.
The 10 inch tablet has a 1024 x 600 pixel screen and is powered by a 1.4GHz Quad-Core A9 CPU and Quad-core GPU coupled with 1GB RAM. This one also comes with a front facing VGA shooter and lacks the rear camera. Remaining specs are pretty much similar to the company's aforementioned two models.
The company has not provided any details on the battery capacity of the three tablets as of now. Also the pricing and availability of the latest Neon tablets are to be disclosed by the company.