Android based Archos 70b eReader has gone up for pre-order in Europe, with France the first country to get the 7-inch touchscreen device.The new Archos 70b is a 7-inch eBook reader which packs touchscreen WVGA display with 800 x 480 pixels resolution. Beside these, it has all needed features like Wi-Fi 802.11b/g, SD card slot, and so on.
* 7-inch touchscreen WVGA display with 800 x 480 pixels resolution
* Runs on Android 2.1 OS
* QWERTY keyboard
* Audio formats: MP3, WMA (unprotected files), FLAC, AAC, OGG, WAV
* Video formats: MPEG-4 AVI, FLV, MPG, RM, RMVB, 3GP, FLV, MP4, DAT, VOB, MKV, MOV (up to 720p)
* Image formats: JPEG, BMP
* Document formats: TXT, PDF, EPUB, PDB, FB2, HTML, RTF, Mobi
* 4 GB of internal memory & support SD card slot for up to 16GB
* Speakers + integrated voice recording via microphone
* USB 2.0 High Speed interface
* Li-ion polymer battery (2400mAh)
* Up to 10 hours playback, 6 hours video, 18 hours in music
* Compatible with Windows, Mac or Linux mass storage mode
* Dimensions: 207 x 136 x 13 mm, & weight 330 grams
Priced at €99.99 ($131), the Archos 70b is expected to ship sometime between the end of December and before January 7 2011.
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