The French manufacturer unveiled Archos 50 Cesium and Archos 50e Helium and Archos Diamond S
Archos always has something new to offer to its users. The latest additions to the French manufacturer are the budget smartphones Archos 50 Cesium and Archos 50e Helium accompanied by the mid-ranger Archos Diamond S.
Archos 50 Cesium and Archos 50e Helium are almost twins in terms of specs. The significant difference between the devices is the software.
Archos 50 Cesium is a Windows 10-powered handset. The screen of the smartphone is with 5-inch diagonal and 720p resolution. It works with a CPU with four cores clocked at 1.1GHz and Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 chip. It has 1GB RAM on board and 8GB native memory. The storage is expandable. The primary camera of Archos 50 Cesium is with 8MP resolution and LED flash while the selfie snapper is with 2MP resolution. The handset works with a 2100mAh battery. The budget smartphone supports 4G LTE which is an advantage compared to more of the handsets in this category. It is a dual-SIM model.
Archos 50e Helium is an Android-powered budget smartphone running on 5.1 Lollipop. The rest of the specs of the device, including hardware, camera, battery and connectivity are the same as the Archos 50 Cesium.
The retail price of each of the handsets from the duo is £99.
The third new smartphone of the French manufacturer is Archos Diamond S. It packs a 5-inch display with 720p resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on top. Under the hood of the device is ticking octal-core CPU 1.5GHz with MediaTek MT6753 chip and 2GB RAM. It features 16GB of storage. A slot for microSD cards is provided in the Archos Diamond S. Software-wise the new mid-ranger is powered by Android 5.1 Lollipop. It boasts a 16MP primary shooter with LED flash and an 8MP camera on front for selfies and video calls. The battery of the Diamond S is with a capacity of 2300mAh. Just as its siblings the new model supports 4G LTE and it is a dual-SIM device. The price of the Archos Diamond S is £159.99. It is getting launched at the end of the year. However if you want to have a closer look at the mid-ranger and the two new budget smartphones, you’ll have this opportunity at IFA 2015 in Berlin where Archos will present them.