Experience HD video playback and full Android connectivity with the Archos 43 Internet Tablet. Thin, light, and strong, the Archos 43 showcases a 4.3-inch high resolution touchscreen with a built-in HD camcorder for exceptionally sharp video capture and playback. Featuring an HDMI-out port for full connectivity with HDTVs, OpenGL 3D graphic acceleration for the latest 3D games, and an Android 2.2 operating system completely open to programmers, this Wi-Fi and Bluetooth-enabled tablet puts the full power of a computer in the palm of your hand.
|43 Internet Tablet 8 GB|
At a Glance:
- 4.3-inch HD touchscreen with g-sensor displays high-quality video
- Stainless steel and injected plastic for a light but strong body
- Built-in HD camera and camcorder
- Fully customizable Android tablet with app setup options and home screen widgets
- Wi-Fi, PC, and HDTV connectivity for versatile use with other equipment
- Open interface lets you install alternative operating systems and create applications
- Limited one-year warranty
Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and 3G tethering makes it easy to stay connected while on the go.
Strong, Light Body with Convenient Leg Stand
Enjoy all your favorite media on a high-resolution 4.3-inch touchscreen.
Convenient leg stand props device up on a table or your lap for comfortable viewing. View larger.
Features a stainless steel and injected plastic body construction that is light yet strong.
Thanks to a patented plastic overmolding process developed by Archos, which binds high-tensile strength stainless steel inside an injected plastic enclosure, the Archos 43 has a sleek look that doesn't compromise on weight or strength. Measuring 5-3/10 by 2-3/5 by 2/5 inches (H x W x D) and weighing 4-3/5 ounces, this tablet fits perfectly in the palm of your hand and can easily slip into your pocket.
A leg stand on the back of the device allows you to conveniently prop the Archos 43 on a table or your lap for comfortable viewing.
HD Touchscreen for Excellent Viewing Quality
Showcasing a large 4.3-inch touchscreen with 854-by-480-pixel display, the Archos 43 offers portable HD video playback. This high-resolution screen lets you enjoy your pictures' smallest details, while the 16:9 format is ideal for rendering videos in the best quality. A g-sensor accelerometer senses how you're holding the tablet and adjusts the screen view accordingly. And, you have plenty of storage space for photos and videos with 8 GB of flash memory.
Built-In HD Camera and Camcorder
With the Archos 43 Internet Tablet, you can film or take pictures of your friends and family in HD quality at 720p resolution (maximum). Once you've got your photos and videos, you can create a slideshow with the Photoframe application or watch your videos directly on the device. Better yet, upload your videos to YouTube or Facebook to show them to the world.
Connected Android Tablet Allows Personalization
Android is the application framework developed by Google for connected mobile devices. It comes with a full pack of connected apps such as a web browser and email application. The five home screens of the Android user interface allow advanced personalization: icons can be placed, moved, or erased with the flick of a finger. Thanks to the home screen widgets, users can instantly access their favorite applications. Get the latest news, send emails, and chat with your friends with ease.
The Android browser is intuitive and complete thanks to Flash 10 compatibility and a 1 GHz high-speed processor. Enjoy the web in its full glory--no need for pared-down mobile sites.
Full Wi-Fi, PC, and HDTV Connectivity
Stay connected anywhere by tethering the Archos 43 to your 3.5G cell phone. Using your phone's portable Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth, or even a USB cable, the Archos 43 can use your smartphone as a modem, giving you easy access to the Internet on your tablet using the data service plan of your cell phone.
The Archos 43 also features Samba and UPnP protocols, allowing you to access videos and movies located on your computer directly on your tablet via Wi-Fi. This means that you can use your Archos 43 as a convenient computer around the house even without keeping your media stored on the device.
An HDMI-out port on the Archos 43 allows you to connect your tablet to your HDTV, letting you enjoy the features of your tablet on a much bigger screen. Watch videos from your tablet, browse your files or the Internet from your couch, and play 3D games using the Archos 43 as the controller--OpenGL 3D graphic acceleration supports the latest 3D gaming technology. You can also connect your tablet to a computer screen.
Intuitive Music Application Plays Multiple Formats
The Archos 43 Internet Tablet features a new music application that provides 3D cover animation support and the ability to add a mini music widget to the home screen. This tablet is able to play MP3, WAV, WMA, AAC, OGG, and FLAC music files, keeping your digital music experience as simple as it should be.
Open Interface for Programmers
The Archos 43 Internet Tablet is completely open to programmers, letting you install alternative operating systems, create your own applications, and have complete control over your system environment. Experienced developers and programmers can install Linux Ångström for a dual boot option.
Product and Warranty Information
The Archos 43 tablet includes one built-in speaker, a microphone, and a leg stand. The Android 2.2 Froyo system is compatible with Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, and 7, Mac OS X, and Linux (in mass storage mode) operating systems.
Its battery supports up to 36 hours of music playback, 10 hours of video playback, or 12 hours of web surfing.
The Archos 43 Internet Tablet is backed by a limited one-year warranty.
What's in the Box
Archos 43 Internet Tablet, earphones, USB cable, and quick start guide.