The 8GB FamilyPad 2 Multi-Touch 13.3" Tablet from Archos features a large 13.3" capacitive touchscreen with 10-point multi-touch gesture support. The screen has a 1280 x 800 native resolution, so you'll have plenty of space to pinch-to-zoom, tap, rotate and swipe your way around the interface with ease. Speaking of the interface, the FamilyPad 2 runs the user-friendly Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system. Android 4.1 Jelly Bean allows you to customize your home screen, add widgets and make the FamilyPad 2 run the way you want it to.
The system is powered by a dual-core ARM Cortex A9 processor with integrated quad-core ARM Mali 400 MP4 graphics. It also has 1GB of RAM, 8GB of flash storage, a microSD card slot that can expand up to 64GB, a micro-USB port and a mini HDMI port. There is also a built-in speaker and microphone. If you prefer a more immersive listening experience, you can use the 3.5mm headphone jack.
The FamilyPad 2 also has two integrated cameras. The front 2-megapixel camera is used for 720p video chatting with friends and family. The rear 2-megapixel camera can also be used in video chats as well as to take high quality photos. The FamilyPad 2 has up to 10 hours of battery life with video playback (battery life may vary depending on use) and up to 6 days of standby time (also may vary).
13.3" Capacitive Touchscreen
With its 13.3" capacitive touchscreen, the FamilyPad 2 allows you to use 10-point multi-touch gestures with ease. Its display features a 16:10 aspect ratio, a 1280 x 800 native resolution and supports up to 16 million colors. Even with its high resolution, the FamilyPad 2 can achieve up to 10 hours of video playback (battery life may vary depending on use)
Dual-Core ARM Cortex A9 Performance
The FamilyPad2 has a dual-core 1.6GHz ARM Cortex A9 processor, combined with quad-core ARM Mali 400 MP4 graphics, which delivers plenty of processing power for Android to run quickly and efficiently
2-Megapixel Front and Rear Cameras
Both the front and rear cameras are 2-megapixels so you can capture high quality photos and videos. The front facing camera is capable of recording in 720p so you will be able to video chat with friends and family in high definition quality
The mini HDMI port on the FamilyPad 2 allows you to output video to a HDTV (mini HDMI to HDMI cable sold separately). This is great for watching videos and sharing photos to friends and family on the big screen. If you're running out of space, you can use the microSD card slot to expand your memory up to 64GB
The FamilyPad 2 comes with its own stand so when you're not holding it to use apps, the web or multimedia, it can be used as a digital picture frame or even your family calendar (requires Google's cloud-based, multi-user calendar app)
H.264 HD (up to 1080p @30fps)
MPEG-42 HD (up to 1080p @30fps)
With the above codecs, the device can play video files with the following extensions: AVI, MP4, MOV, 3GP, MPG, PS, TS, MKV, FLV
The FamilyPad 2 runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean for tablets and includes all the improvements that come with it, such as smoother interface animations, voice assistance and Google Now, which shows you the right information at the right time
With full access to the Google Play store, the FamilyPad 2 includes DRM support for downloading books, magazines, music, movies and TV shows. Whether it is from the over 700,000 apps and games, millions of music tracks, thousands of movies and shows or millions of books and magazines, Google Play has the content for you
The FamilyPad 2 also includes access to all the Google apps for Android. You can keep in contact via Gmail, Google Talk and Google+ (with multi-user video calling), plan a trip with Google Maps, read web pages in a magazine format with Google Currents or accessing your content on the cloud with Google Drive and it's 5GB of free storage
To get you started with your apps, the FamilyPad 2 comes installed with OfficeSuite Viewer, which allows you to read office documents and a demo of World of Goo, a popular puzzle game. News Republic and Brief Me are also available so you can manage your world news and customized feeds