Endowed with a Texas Instruments 1.0GHz ARM dual-core CORTEX A9 OMAP 4 smart processor, the lightning-fast Archos 8GB 80 G9 Android 8" Tablet is built to perform seamlessly while multi-tasking, gaming and whenever you're running several programs/applications simultaneously. For ease-of-use, Archos equipped the G9 Tablet with the intuitive, user-friendly Android 3.2 Honeycomb operating system, which offers both simple control and smart navigation. Plus, any tablet that runs an Android OS also offers access to the ever-expanding list of apps available from the Android App Market. Whether you're a musician looking for a sound generator application or a young professional in need of a mobile banking app, the Android Market has everything you need to simplify your daily routine. It even delivers hundreds of games and entertainment apps right to your fingertips.
To ensure maximum flexibility, the tablet's generous 8GB of internal Flash memory is expandable thanks to the SD/SDHC memory card slot. This way, you'll be able to comfortably store all your favorite music, home videos, family photos, business documents, eBooks, local newspapers, daily podcasts, weekly magazines, movies and more. Plus, in order to maximize your viewing and browsing pleasure, the G9 features a stunning, high-definition 8" capacitive TFT LCD color touch screen display with 1024 x 768 pixel resolution. For connecting to the Internet, the G9 has built-in wireless 802.11 b/g/n WiFi, which gives you access to your favorite websites in full-page browsing format from any WiFi hot-spot or from your home wireless network. The G9 also affords wireless connection of peripheral devices with its built-in Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR capability.
Whether you're a social butterfly or dedicated worker-bee, the mini HDMI output and SD/SDHC memory card slot will definitely come in handy. The HDMI output facilitates a high-definition connection between your G9 Tablet and an HDTV. This way you can share your HD home movies, stored video or streaming content with friends and family on a large HDTV screen. The inclusion of an SD/SDHC memory card slot is perfect for work and play as well. The card slot allows you to expand the integrated 8GB storage capacity by storing media files and text documents on an SD/SDHC card (sold separately).
The G9 delivers several hours of fun. You can store and play several different types of media formats including text, audio, video, photo and subtitle files. Plus, you can use the Android Market to download any apps you may need for work, play or both. In a matter of minutes, you may check the newspapers, download a game to play, buy some clothes, update your social profile, and even communicate with friends and family via social networks or by using the 720p high-def webcam. You can even configure several different email accounts using the pre-installed Email App, which can deliver email notifications on the tablet home screen. The battery inside the tablet is a powerful lithium-polymer rechargeable battery that supports up to 36 hours of music playback, 7 hours of video playback, and up to 10 hours of Internet navigation time.
- Android 3.2 Honeycomb OS
- The 80 G9 runs the Android 3.2 Honeycomb OS, which is specially designed and optimized for tablets. It gives you a full web experience for on-the-go web browsing, communication and applications. The G9 tablet also supports Adobe Flash 10.3 support for the true web experience. Plus, the constantly growing number of apps in Android Market, as well as Google's suite of mobile applications, makes the G9 a versatile tool for your connected life
- Ultra-Fast OMAP 4 Multi-Core Processor
- Archos has partnered with Texas Instruments to leverage the performance range offered by the family of OMAP 4 smart multi-core processors. This G9 Tablet features the Classic 1.0GHz processor
- 8GB Flash Storage & Memory Expansion Slot
- To give you more space for your media and apps the Archos 80 G9 tablet features an ample 8GB internal Flash storage, as well as an SD/SDHC memory card slot that supports memory expansion
- Android Market
- The G9 tablet includes access to the Android Market. With over 250,000 applications available to download, whether you're after games, news, tools or widgets to personalize your Honeycomb experience, there are plenty of apps to make your Archos G9 tablet your own
- Google's Suite of Applications
- The G9 Tablet also comes with Google's suite of mobile applications including Google Talk with video chat, Gmail, YouTube, Google Maps with Street View / Navigation (beta), and Google Calendar
- Pre-Installed Apps to Get You Started
- To help you get started, some of the best and most useful Android applications are already installed onto the G9 Tablet. These apps include Picsel Office Suite, which lets you turn your G9 into a tool for work; Brief Me brings all your Facebook, Twitter and news feeds to one place with a home screen widget; Evernote is the perfect aid to daily life with cloud note taking. Plus, Rovio's Angry Birds is included for right out of the box fun. Of course, there are also thousands more fun and useful apps available from the Android Market
- Amazing Multimedia
- Like other Archos tablets, the G9 comes with tailor made video and music apps, which support full HD video, more codecs, jackets and meta-data for your videos, as well as those extra touches like full screen mirroring and streaming your media over your home WiFi network
- Full HD Video with All Codecs & Formats
- Delivering a premium multimedia experience, the G9 Tablet replaces the standard Android multimedia apps with the Archos multimedia app suite. The app suite consists of 12 years of multimedia experience distilled into video, music and photo apps. Plus, the G9 can also decode full HD (H.264 HP, 1080p) videos. With such expansive codec, format and subtitle support - the days of converting video are over
- Stream Over Your Home WiFi Network
- Besides standard multimedia apps for streaming from your PC to Mac, the G9 uses UPnP and Samba protocols as well. These are for streaming or downloading music/video from your computer to your tablet, which is easy and available directly from the Archos multimedia apps
- Metadata Fetching
- The Archos multimedia apps give you the option to browse your music and videos either directly in your folder structure (if you're organized) or from the automatically organized multimedia libraries. With film and TV series metadata automatically downloaded, even your video files are automatically organized by title, actor, director, year, season and episode
- Android on TV (Mini Type C HDMI Output)
- Thanks to the addition of a mini-HDMI (Type C) output port on the G9 Tablet, you will be able to quickly and easily plug your G9 into your HDTV (with HDMI input). The tablet supports full screen mirroring, so you can take your Android experience to the large screen to share with friends and family. You can even use your G9 as an HD media player. When this is combined with the Archos remote control app for Android, you can control your ARCHOS G9 tablet from your Android telephone
- Supported File Types
- Video Playback Mode: MPEG-4 HD (up to 1080p), MPEG-4 / ASP@L5 AVI (up to DVD resolution), H.264 HD - HP@L4.2 (up to 1080/30p / 1080/60i / 720/60p) With Optional Plug-In: Cinema - MPEG2 (up to DVD resolution MP/D1) With the above codecs, device can play video files: AVI, MP4, MOV, 3GP, MPG, PS, TS, VOB, MKV, FLV, RM, RMVB, ASF Audio Playback: MP3, WAV (PCM/ADPCM), AAC / AAC+ 5.13, OGG Vorbis, FLAC With Optional Software Plug-In: AC3 5.1 Photo Viewer: JPEG, BMP, GIF, PNG Subtitle Formats Supported: .srt, .ssa, .smi, .sub