Archos has today launched a new range of quad-core tablets in the form of their new Platinum range, which feature a aluminium cases, HD IPS displays and come supplied running Google’s latest Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system.
The new Archos Platinum range consists of an 8 inch, 9.7 inch and 11.6 inch tablets, all fitted with high definition IPS displays with capacitive multi-touch screen support.
The Archos Platinum range of tablet is powered by quad-core 1.2 GHz processors, fitted with 8-core GPU processors, offering 1080p video decoding, and supported by 2GB of RAM.
The Archos 80 Platinum, an 8” tablet, features a 1024×768 resolution IPS screen and compared to the Kindle Fire HD 8.9itis almost twice as fast, has double the RAM and has a back camera for a fraction of the cost. The 80 Platinum will be available in February for £179
The Archos 97 Platinum HD, a 9.7” tablet,features a stunning2048x1536resolution IPS screen, which is comparable to the Retina display found in the iPad, but is 40% less expensive.The 97 Platinum HD will be available in February for £249.
The Archos 116 Platinum, an 11.6” tablet, features a 1920×1080 resolution IPS screen, unlike anything currently on the market. The 116 Platinum will be available in April for £299
Archos will be showcasing their new Platinum tablet range at CeBIT 2013 in Hannover from the 5th to the 9th of March.