Archos 32 Internet Tablet

  • Archos 32 Internet Tablet
64
Based on 12 scores, 19 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    0
  • Good:
    2
  • Average:
    2
  • Bad:
    8

Pros:

  • Android 2.2 "Froyo" installed.
  • Support for lots of audio and video formats, Responsive resistive touchscreen.
  • Good overall performance, Excellent audio quality, Plays video and 3D games smoothly, Compatible with wide range of audio and video formats, Several useful apps included.

Cons:

  • Voices in music and video sound faint or missing, Fuzzy screen, Limited number of Archos-optimized Android apps, Slow processor, Poor VGA camera, No expandable memory.
  • Low quality display, No multitouch, No access to Google Marketplace.

Expert reviews and ratings

By theregister.co.uk on 80

The 8GB 32 can easily be found for just under £100 which makes it significantly cheaper than Apple’s £130 iPod Nano or Samsung’s £150 Galaxy Player 50. If you can live without DRM support and storage expansion then the 32 has...

By ElectricPig.co.uk on 60

Archos is so nearly there, but once again fails with a frustrating screenArchos has released so many slight iterations of the same device now that the Archos 32 Android tablet really struggles to stand out.It’s older brother, the Archos 43, was...

By Expert Reviews on 60

Once we fixed its limitations we enjoyed using the Archos 32, but we're sure better Android media players will be out soon....

By Zath UK on -

Now, as Android PMP’s go, this is not bad. I say that because there are those that are better than with news emerging of a Samsung Galaxy Player, the standard is only going to get higher. As a budget Android PMP, though, this is probably one of...

By PC Advisor on -

As a media player, the Archos 32 Internet Tablet could be a good travelling companion on the cheap if you don't already own an iPod touch or a smartphone, but if you're looking for smartphone-quality web surfing and apps, or if you want to read...

By itreviews.com on -

The Archos 32 certainly does the company's reputation justice, and though these sorts of features may not be restricted only to high-end mobiles for much longer, this sort of 'cut-down' approach didn't do Apple any harm with its iPod...

By Pocket-lint on 70

As an effective evolution of the MP3 player the Archos32 succeeds, but we’re not sure how much longer these sorts of devices will be able to hold off mobile phonesKey specsAndroid, Bluetooth, MP3 player, Touchscreen,...

By Trusted Reviews on 80

Archos has been making portable media players for a while and, as the likes of the showed, the company knows a thing or two about making a good one. Which is why despite being a touchscreen media player running a mobile OS initially designed...

By T3 Magazine on 60

The Archos 32 Internet Tablet attempts to stretch the definition of what a tablet really is. While the French PMP maker would like you to believe that it is indeed a full-on slate, in reality it’s personal media player. But that’s not to say...

By Macworld on -

Don't let the name of the Archos 32 Internet Tablet fool you: It's palm-size, and it more closely resembles an Android smartphone than it does a Samsung Galaxy Tab. The Archos 32 Internet Tablet won't disappoint if you're expecting a...

By Digital Trends on 50

A 3.2-inch screen and Android 2.1 sound like a winning combination for $150, but poor audio quality, a dim screen and numerous other problems prevent the Archos 32 from posing any threat to Apple's iPod Touch....

By TechReviewSource on 60

The Archos 32 is a 3.2-inch touch screen tablet computing device that comes without the burden of a monthly cellular bill or contract. It runs the Google Android mobile operating system and has a solid construction all with an amazingly cheap...

By Engadget on 60

As we mentioned at the get-go there are a few things that perturb us about the Archos 32 – its mushy, glossy screen, poor camera placement, lack of a speaker, and the missing Android Market are all up there -- but we still found the experience of...

By LaptopMag on 60

This Android-based portable media player does more than the iPod nano for the same price, but is it a better...

By cnet on 67

The Archos 32 tablet offers many of the core features of Android 2.2 at an attractive price, but its keyboard is too impractical to rely on as a productivity tool, and the Archos-managed app store limits the device's overall...

By Computer Shopper on 58

This tiny Android tablet has some good features, but the highlights fail to outweigh the shortcomings of this finicky device....

International Review By fwdmagazine.be on -

De Archos 32 Internet Tablet arriveerde nét te laat op de redactie om de deadline van FWD Magazine 35 te halen. Maar geen nood: intussen hebben we een weekje doorgebracht met de Archos, en kunnen we alvast onze eerste indrukken delen. De volledige...

International Review By SFT - Magazin on -

Klein aber fein - trotz resistiver Display-Technologie erfasst das Display jede Berührung. [Quelle: siehe Bildergalerie] Das Archos 32 ist ein wahrer Winzling – mit seinem Gewicht von nur 72 Gramm und weniger als einem Zentimeter...

International Review By Focus on -

Apps als Sorgenkind Archos oder der AppsLib-Betreiber sollten dringend auf die Qualität im App-Laden achten. Android macht erst so richtig Spaß, wenn der Nutzer hier eine große Auswahl hat, ohne dauernd daneben zu greifen. Aus der Hardware...