Archos 101 Platinum Tablet Review: Archos 101 Platinum Tablet for Affordable Price

archos 101 Platinum

Archos 101 Platinum Tablet Quick Specs

Screen size: 10.1 inches
Display resolution:  1280 x 800 pixels
Display type: Active Matrix TFT LCD
Touch screen:   Capacitive Multi-touch
RAM: 2 GB
Internal memory: 8 GB
Rear camera:  2 megapixel
Front camera: VGA front facing camera
OS: Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
Chipset: Mali 400 MP4
Processor: 1.6 GHz Arm Cortex A9 quad core

Archos 101 Platinum Tablet Pros

Archos 101 Platinum tablet comes with 10.1 inch display it comes with aluminium and plastic casing and the device is sturdy. The display resolution is 1280 x 800 pixels and it is bright and sharp, decent for the price it is offered.  The tablet is powered by 1.6 GHz quad core processor complemented by 2 GB RAM that ensures faster performance. It runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system.  It is provided with 8 GB internal storage and there is convenience of expanding the memory up to 64 GB via micro SD. Google Play Store and Google mobile applications can be accessed through the tablet. The affordable price tag, stock Android operating system and micro SD slot are going to attract the customers.

Archos 101 Platinum Tablet Cons

Archos 101 Platinum is 10mm thick and is a heavy device. It weighs 636 grams which can be said as a heavy device when compared to other tablets available in the market with 10.1 inch screens.   Though it has many ports, there is no microUSB port and this may disappoint the consumers.  The handset runs on Android 4.2 and not the latest 4.3 operating system.  It has basic cameras – 2 megapixel primary camera which gives poor quality images and VGA front facing camera.  The build quality is poor and the display is of low resolution.

Archos 101 Platinum Tablet SIM Card Slot: N/A

Archos 101 Platinum Tablet Price: £199

Overall Rating of Archos 101 Platinum Tablet: 2.5/5