ARCHOS 101 XS tablet is part of the new Gen10 XS tablet line, debuted last September. Coming with Coverboard, this 10.1-inch Android tablet weighs only 21 ounces and measures only 0.31-inch thin (15 percent thinner than the new iPad). The 0.2″ thick Coverboard is a unique magnetic keyboard with additional features inlcuding kickstand and docking system, it reminds me to the Touch Cover of Microsoft’s Surface, who copied whom?
Regarding powerhouse, the ARCHOS 101 XS tablet is configured with a 1.5 GHz smart multi-core processor, 1GB of RAM, and 16GB Flash Memory. The tablet will be offered to the customers for $399.99. Other features include: Micro USB, MicroSD (SDXC up to 64 GB), Mini HDMI, and WiFi as well as Bluetooth 4.0 for connectivity. It will be available in North America starting in November.
“As the pioneer in the Android tablet market, we strive to continually push the technological boundaries of tablets and user experience,” says Henri Crohas, ARCHOS Founder and CEO. “We are taking our tablets to the next level by releasing an entirely new design that will redefine thin while providing more functionality and a better price than any current Android tablet in the market.”