Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android Now Available

Archos has officially launched the new Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android OS. The Archos 5 features a 4.8-inch LCD touchscreen with 800×480 resolution, support for a range of audio, video and image files including H.264, MKV, MPEG-4 and a USB 2.0 HOST port for expansion.

Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android flash memory

As an internet tablet, the Archos 5 comes with built-in support for WiFi 802.11b/g/n support. It includes also Bluetooth 2.0, FM transmitter, FM radio tuner, built-in speaker and built-in microphone for voice recording. Hard Drive version has up to 500GB capacity while the flash memory version gets up to 32GB internal memory and a microSD/SDHC card slot.

Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android hard drive

Archos 5 Internet Tablet has internal Lithium Polymer battery for up to 7 hours of video playback. It has a built-in leg stand. The 32GB version and 500GB version of the Archos 5 internet tablet are available for $369.99 and $499.99 respectively.

Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android vertical

Supported file formats include:


  • MPEG-4 HD (up to 720p)
  • MPEG-48 (ASP@L5 AVI, up to DVD resolution)
  • H.264 HD (up to 720p)
  • WMV (MP@ML, up to DVD resolution) including WMV protected files
  • MKV (up to 720p, 2500kbs, 23fps0
  • M-JPEG (Motion JPEG Video) in QVGA resolution
  • With optional plug-in (downloadable from your tablet or on
  • Cinema: MPEG-2, WMV HD (720p), VOB


  • Stereo MP3 decoding  30-320 Kbits/s CBR & VBR,
  • WMA, Protected WMA, WAV (PCM/ADPCM), AAC9(except protected content),
  • AAC+ stereo audio files
  • Ogg Vorbis up to 320kbs @44hz
  • Flac up to 1000kbs @44hz.
  • With optional software plug-ins (downloadable from your tablet or on
  • AC3 stereo audio and 5.1 sound files (via SPDIF output of DVR Station )




  • subtitles files with .srt, .ssa, .smi, .sub extensions



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