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Archos disappointed quite a few users last month by pushing out an Android 1.6 (a.k.a. \"Donut\") update for its Archos 5 internet tablet only to yank it shortly thereafter due to a \"last-minute major issue,\" but it now looks like it's finally set things right -- the update is once again available fo

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It would seem somebody over at Archos HQ was sipping a little too much of the Chardonnay over the holidays, as the company's latest firmware update for the 5-inch Internet Tablet has suffered something of a false start. Intended to bring the onboard Android up to the civilized ways of version 1.6 a

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Considering the tablet rumors swirling lately, we find it rather funny that Archos calls the new Android-based Archos5 an \"Internet Tablet,\" but they've been doing it for so long we suppose they're allowed to cash in on the hype a little, right? In any event, the 5-inch PMP is now on sale at Amazo

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Android has become many things to many people, but high-powered media devices haven't latched on to the OS just yet. Much of it has to do with the Android's immaturity: from what we hear, it doesn't even support hardware graphics acceleration, much less embrace multimedia and games. Archos has punc

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We still gotta wait until September 15th for the whole scoop, but B&H has gone ahead and spoiled some of the mystery of Archos' Android-based Archos 5, giving the internet tablet its own listing in a number of different storage capacity options, pictures in tow, as well as a $130 DVR station. P

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