Archos Elements 79 Platinium 8" Tablet

8" Archos Elements 79 Platinium, ARM Cortex A9 1.6GHz, 1GB DDR3, 8GB, 1024x768, Android 4.2 Jelly Bean

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Product Overview Presenting the ARCHOS 79 Platinum, with its high resolution IPS screen, quad-core processor running Android 4.2 “Jelly Bean” and featuring complete access to the Google Play store and Google mobile applications.

Premium Design
With its sleek aluminium casing, ARCHOS 79 Platinum is stylish, thin and light. At just 8 mm (0.31") thick and weighing only 366 g (0.81 pound) it’s the perfect tablet for your Android™ experience.

Efficient Quad-core Processor
The ARCHOS 79 Platinum is powered by a super-fast quad core processor combined with 1 gigabyte of RAM; plenty of processing power that means that Android is smoother, your apps open faster and internet browsing is more fluid than ever.

IPS Screen technology
The 1024 x 768 resolution of the ARCHOS 79 Platinum means that you will see every detail of your pictures and videos. Thanks to IPS technology the ARCHOS 79 Platinum has extra wide viewing angles to make sure that you can share your tablet experience in every situation with sharp, truly vivid colors.

HDMI output
Having both front and back cameras make the ARCHOS 79 Platinum great for not only video calling but also for capturing those can’t-be-missed moments with your tablet.
Features Powerful graphics
The ARCHOS 79 Platinum features a powerful 1.6 GHz Quad Core processor combined with a super-powerful Mali 400 quad-core graphics co-processor, so it’s got more than enough power to run the latest 3D games technology in all of its glory.

ARCHOS media apps
Because the ARCHOS 79 Platinum is an ARCHOS tablet it also includes the best of multimedia with the ARCHOS Media Center applications; tailor made apps for Video and Music that include metadata scraping, auto-subtitles and of course, the best format and codec support around including 1080p video decoding.

Media Sharing
The ARCHOS Media Center apps in the ARCHOS 79 Platinum also have the best in wireless media sharing; with uPnP and Samba for streaming media from a PC or Mac on your home network, or the ARCHOS media server to stream to a DLNA compatible TV.

Thanks to the preinstalled version of OfficeSuite Viewer, you’ll easily be able to read all your standard office files either received by email, transferred or stored on the cloud. So working on your ARCHOS 79 Platinum is even simpler.
Display 7.9"
Screen Type  
Screen Resolution 1024x768
Processor ARM Cortex A9
CPU Speed 1.6 GHz
CPU Boost  
RAM Memory 1GB
Graphics Processor  
Output To External Display  
External Display Output Resolutions  
External Audio Output Support  
Internal Storage 8GB
Storage Expansion  
Front-Facing Camera  
Rear-Facing Camera  
Camera 2 MP
  • 1 x Micro USB
  • 1 x MicroSD
Sensors G-Sensor
Wireless Connectivity
  • Assisted GPS
  • GPS
  • WLAN 802.11 a/b/g/n - 2.4GHz
  • WLAN 802.11 a/b/g/n - 5GHz
Stream Games from PC No
Stylus Included No
Remote Included No
Controller Included No
Cover Included No
Stand Included No
Included Apps  
Operating System Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
Software Updates  
Battery Capacity  
Battery Life  
Charging Method  
Charger Included  
Dimensions 201 x 8 x 137 (WxHxD mm)
Weight 366 g
Package Type  

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12 months
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
12 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Archos Direct Warranty
0208 822 36 36.
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Archos Elements 79 Platinium 8" Tablet
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