Archos has offered a bit of any early look at what they will be showing during Mobile World Congress 2014. The device list includes one tablet and three smartphones. The tablet is the Archos 80 Helium 4G, and the smartphones include the 50c Oxygen, 64 Xenon and the 40b Titanium.
The 80 Helium 4G tablet is being touted as the “industry’s first 8-inch 4G tablet under $250.” To that point, the tablet sports an 8-inch display with a resolution of 1024 x 768. Other specs for this model include a quad-core Qualcomm MSM8926 processor with 1GB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage, a 3500 mAh battery, 5 megapixel camera and Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. The cellular connectivity is as follows; “4G/LTE: 800 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 Mhz, LTE cat. 4.”
Shifting over to the smartphones and we are seeing three devices running Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and powered by MediaTek processors. The 50c Oxygen has an MT6592 (octa-core at 1.7GHz), the 64 Xenon has an MT6582 (quad-core at 1.3GHz) and the 40b Titanium has an MT6572 (dual-core at 1.3GHz). The display sizes begin at 4-inches (at 800 x 480) on the 40b Titanium and grow to 5-inches on the 50c Oxygen and then to 6.4-inches on the 64 Xenon. The latter two both sit at 1280 x 720.
Remaining specs for the 50c Oxygen include 8GB of storage, 1GB of RAM and a 2000 mAh battery. The 64 Xenon has 4GB of internal storage with 1GB of RAM and a 2800 mAh battery. Lastly, the 40b Titanium has 4GB of storage, 512MB of RAM and a 1400 mAh battery. In terms of the camera setup, all three have a 2MP on the front. The 50c Oxygen and 64 Xenon both have an 8MP rear-facing camera, and the 40b Titanium has a 5 megapixel rear-facing camera.
As previously mentioned, the tablet will be priced at $249. The smartphones will be $199, $199 and $119 for the 50c Oxygen, 64 Xenon and the 40b Titanium respectively.