Posts Tagged ‘archos’

Make Mum’s day with a gadget gift

Okay people, here’s the deal when it comes to Mothers’ Day. Little kids can get away with a hand drawn card and a clay candle holder made at school, but bigger people need to put some effort in. So, if you’re a husband or partner, or a son or daughter who’s earning their own way in the world, get your mum something decent this Mother’s Day. Here’s a few ideas…

Archos G9 tablet hands on: Cheaper, faster alternative to iPad 2

A £200 tablet more that’s powerful than the iPad 2? Madness, you say? Lies? A cunning French deception? No, the Archos G9 is none of those things. It’s real, it’s quick, it’s got a 1.5GHz processor and it’s coming with a 250GB harddrive (with a nine-hour battery-life). Excited? Read on. Alright – we stretched the truth a little. The £200 tablet is only 16GB with an 8-inch screen, but it’s…

Summer’s must-have cycling gadgets

Summer’s must-have cycling gadgets

With summer well and truly here, it’s the perfect time to dust off your bike and get back in the saddle with these awesome accessories. Garmin Edge 305 GPS Bike Computer – R.R.P £259.99 A nifty little device that doubles as a GPS system and personal trainer, the Garmin Edge 305 is easy to use and comes with its own bike mount. The computer measures a variety of stats, including…

Amazon US pulls Archos 5 from sale

Amazon US pulls Archos 5 from sale

Reports are circulating that Amazon US have pulled the Archos 5 from sale. This is confirmed, at the time of writing, by a quick check of the sales page which states it’s not for sale because “customers have told us there may be something wrong with our inventory of the item, the way we are shipping it, or the way it’s described here”. This appears to relate to the 160GB…