Archos 79 Platinum Tablet

Rs. 12999.00 (approx)

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Searching for the slim tablet at a very affordable price range, here comes the ultra thin Archos 79 Platinum Tablet with wonderful looks. The performance is also rated well. Now lets check the device specs.


Archos 79 Platinum Tablet come s with extra thin aluminum casing. It is said to be one of the slimmest tablet available in the market. It is only 8 inch thick. The casing gives a very strong support the device. It comes with dimensions of 137 x 201 x 8mm and 366gms weight which is also light in weight. In such a slim device surprisingly it holds a 3300mAh battery. The rear panel is soft and hard. It has medium sized panels. 


The volume rockers are present on the right side and the power button also comes on the right side. The power slot and the 3.5mm head phone jack is present on the top. At the rear there is a camera looking round in shape. The secondary camera on the front upper panel. The brand logo comes to the back side in silver color on the bottom side. The dual stereo speakers are available at the rear side towards the bottom. The three capacitive touch buttons are placed on the display.


Archos 79 Platinum Tablet is a multi capacitive touch screen with 7.85 inch display made of IPS panels. It got a vibrant display with wide viewing angles displaying around 16 million colors . It has a resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels. No anti glare coating is provided.



Archos 79 Platinum Tablet runs on OS Android 4.2, "Jelly Bean" version powered by 1.6GHz Quad-core processor with a chip set of Rockchip RK 3188 with Mali 400 MP4 Consisting of 1GB RAM and 8GB internal memory expandable through micro sd slot up to 64GB. It is having primary camera of 2MP and secondary camera of 2MP. Dual stereo speakers are packed with the device. Wi-Fi, Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS options are available. G-sensor option is available. It has 3300mAh li-poly battery. It consists of Wi-fi connectivity. It can be connected to the mini HDMI port for secondary display. It comes with chrome browser. It supports OTG cable.


Like always this time also Archos comes with amazing display with a wide viewing angles. The touch is also very responsive and lags has not been observed. It comes with a super fast quad core processor running at 1.6Ghz. This device got a very good responsive ness while opening apps and browsing internet etc. The tablet is very good for reading e books for such a long time. The 1GB RAM gives enough space for multi tasking which is fairly sufficient for this range tablet.  It runs on 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. The internal storage is provided with 8 GB which is a very spacious. The external storage is 64GB which i9s very huge.

The 3300mAh battery is not great but gives an average back up of half a day with medium usage. It supports voice calling and the call quality is very nice and no call droppings are recorded. The video play back quality seems amazing with this nice display and the sound from dual stereo speakers is loud and clear. Even the sound from ear phones is good. The UI is very slightly customized which is very user friendly. The front and back camera is 2MP camera which is ok. Comparing with the back camera the front camera works well while taking selfies and video calling. The back is said to be almost useless. Coming to the gaming front it can run mid and high end games with a very good ease. The graphic quality is also amazing. It can run games like candy crush saga, Asphalt 8, GTA San Andreas etc. The game play is very smooth. The overall performance of the device is good.


Archos 79 platinum Tablet is an ultra thin tablet which is very affordable comes with a premium look right now we didn’t find any issues regarding it. Its performance camera and game play seems nice and pretty decent. It is available at a price range of Rs 12999/-

Archos 79 Platinum Tablet Full Specifications

Brand Archos
Model Name Archos 79 Platinum Tablet
Model ID 79 Platinum
Release Date Feb 2014
OS Android 4.2, Jelly Bean
Weight 366 g (0.81 lbs, 12.
Dimensions 201 mm x 137 mm x 8 mm (7.91 x 5.39 x 0.31 in)
2G Network No
3G Network No
4G Network No
Type IPS
Size 7.85 inches (20 cm) 1024 x 768 pixels
Screen Protection NA
Touch Multi touch
Speakers Yes, Dual back speakers
3.5MM Jack Yes
Alert Types Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Noise Cancellation NA
Mic Yes
Primary 2 MP
Secondary Yes, 2 MP
Video yes
Features NA
Data Connectivity
Wi-Fi Wifi Direct, Wifi,
Edge No
3G No
Bluetooth Yes, A2DP
Infrared No
USB Yes, Micro USB with USB host via OTG cable
Speed NA
Internal Storage 1 GB DDR3, 8 GB
External Storage Micro SD card up to 64 GB
Memory Slot Yes
Chipset Rockchip RK 3188
CPU Quad-core @ 1.6 GHz
Graphics Mali 400 MP4 Quad-core
Sensors Accelerometer, G-sensor
Browser HTML
Messaging Email, Push mail
Radio No
Java No
Battery Non-removable Li-Poly 3300 mAH
Talk Time NA
Standby Time NA
Colours White
Warranty 1 year manufacturer warranty and 6 months warranty

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