Archos Platinum 50


Archos Platinum 50Notebook: Archos Platinum 50 (Platinum Series)
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Play MSM8225
Graphics Adapter: Qualcomm Adreno 203
Display: 5.0 inch, 16:9, 960x540 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 0.2kg
Price: 300 euro
Sold in: Anglo-America

Reviews for the Archos Platinum 50

Foreign Reviews

Phablet für Pfennigfuchser
Source: Tom's Hardware German DE→EN
Positive: low price; large display; successful workmanship Negative: low performance
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/12/2013


Qualcomm Adreno 203: Entry level GPU with support for OpenGL ES 2.0

These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

S4 Play MSM8225: Low-end Dual-Core SoC based on the Cortex-A5.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

5.0": » To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

0.2 kg: This subnotebook is one of the most lightweight of all notebooks and can be carried very easily. There exist hardly any models in this extreme class of weight. 7-9 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.

Archos: Archos is a French consumer electronics company that was established in 1988. The company manufactures portable media players and portable storage devices. Archos has developed a variety of products, including digital audio players, PVPs (portable video players), digital video recorders, and a personal digital assistant. The first laptop reviews appeared in 2008/2009. The global market share of Archos laptops is quite limited.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

Devices with the same GPU

» Nokia X
Snapdragon S4 Play MSM8625Q, 4.0", 0.129 kg
» HTC Desire 300
Snapdragon S4 Play MSM8225, 4.3", 0.12 kg
» Archos 80 Xenon
unknown, 8.0", 0.5 kg
» Huawei Ascend G525
Snapdragon S4 Play MSM8225Q, 4.5", 0.155 kg
» HTC Desire 500
Snapdragon 200 8225Q, 4.3", 0.123 kg
» LG P710 Optimus L7 II
Snapdragon S4 Play MSM8225, 4.3", 0.118 kg
» Huawei Ascend Y300
Snapdragon S4 Play MSM8225, 4", 0.13 kg

Devices with Same Screen Size and/or Weight

» HTC One E8
Adreno 330, unknown
» HTC Desire 616
Mali-450 MP4, Mediatek MT6592
» HTC Desire 516
Adreno 302, unknown
» BlackBerry Z3
Adreno 305, Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8230
» Prestigio MultiPhone 5500 Duo
Mali-400 MP, Mediatek MT6572
» Archos 50 Helium 4G
Adreno 305, Snapdragon 400 MSM8926
» Huawei Ascend P7
Mali-450 MP4, Kirin 910T
» Huawei Ascend G740
Adreno 305, Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8930
» Nokia Lumia 930
Adreno 330, Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
» HTC One M8
Adreno 330, Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB
» Lenovo IdeaPhone P780
SGX544, Mediatek MT6589
» Nokia Lumia Icon
Adreno 330, Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
» Archos 50 Titanium
Mali-400 MP, Mediatek MT6572
» Sony Xperia Z1s
Adreno 330, Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
» ZTE Grand S Flex
Adreno 305, Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8930
» Acer Liquid Z5
Mali-400 MP, Mediatek MT6572
» Asus Zenfone 5
SGX544, Atom Z2580
» Huawei Ascend G700
SGX544, Mediatek MT6589
» Google Nexus 5
Adreno 330, Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
» BlackBerry BlackBerry Z30
Adreno 320, Snapdragon MSM8960T
» Motorola Droid Maxx
unknown, unknown
» Sony Xperia Z1
Adreno 330, Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
Current Prices

$15.99 Archos 50 Platinum Case Universal Fit | Sliding Access to Camera | Black and Deep Pink + ND VELCRO TIE

Archos 50 Platinum
» 119.99 GBP (lowest price)
119.99 GBP Amazon Marketplace UK
133.60 GBP King of Gadgets
136.22 GBP Future1
144.32 GBP
199.99 GBP PC World

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-07-27 (Update: 2013-07-27)