Archos announces the Elements 97 Xenon tablet
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In addition to launching the 97 Carbon model back in July of this year, the French manufacturer Archos is now adding another tablet to its Elements Series. The new mobile product, called 97 Xenon, measures 11.5mm at its thickest point and runs on an Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system.
Apparently, this upcoming slate computer offers 512MB of RAM and is driven by an unspecified central processing unit operating at a frequency of 1.4GHz. According to the company, the 97 Xenon sports a 9.7-inch capacitive multitouch-enabled (5 points) IPS display with a 4:3 aspect ratio and a maximum supported resolution of 1024-by-768 pixels.
Furthermore, users are provided with two stereo speakers, 4GB of flash storage, which can be expanded by up to 32GB via micro SD/SDHC memory card slot, G-Sensor, a 2.0MP rear shooter and a 0.3MP front-facing web camera for video conferencing. Connectivity-wise, the tablet features integrated Wireless LAN 802.11n and 3G modules, GPS receiver and one USB 2.0 port.
The Archos Elements 97 Xenon weighs 650g with the built-in Lithium Polymer battery that reportedly lasts for up to 8 hours (video playback) or 20 hours (music playback) on a single charge.