Archos announces stunning new summer smartphone line-up
ARCHOS, the French consumer electronics giant, introduces two new models to its hugely popular Diamond range with Nubia, bringing their manufacturing power and innovation to the new models, enhancing the consumer experience with a particular focus on camera quality.
Also available this summer will be two models added to the Sense range. One designed with a borderless screen and the other rugged and built to withstand water, scratches, dust and drops.
These lineups illustrate the evolving uses of smartphones: as symbiotic and omnipresent objects, users require ever better screen resolution, fluidity, photography and resistance for their smartphones.
ARCHOS Diamond Alpha
This midrange flagship, a shining alternative to the Honor models, comes in a metal unibody casing offering a 5.2-inch, Corning Gorilla Glass, a Full-HD display, an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 chipset, as well as 4GB of RAM and 64GB of expandable storage.
This smartphone has been created for photography, a use that is at the heart of daily usage. Indeed, its 13MP dual sensor SONY back camera (one black and white, the other in colour, and its 16MP selfie snapper, offers photo and video enthusiasts a 4K video recording and a comprehensive suite of filters and modes.
The ARCHOS Diamond Alpha will be available from July 2017 at £349.
ARCHOS Diamond Gamma
In its unique thin design (less than 8mm), this aluminum model packs a 5.5-inch IPS HD 2.5D screen, a 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm processor, 3GB of RAM and 32GB of expandable internal storage, up to 128GB, a Samsung 13MP rear camera and a 5MP front camera, a 3,000 mAh battery. It runs Google Android 7.
Its photography app suite allows for more artistic creativity, on daily basis:
- The clone functionality, is able to duplicate the subject multiple times in one instance
- The slow motion, offers cinematic effects to even the most simply shot videos
- The panorama mode allows dramatic landscape shots to become memories in a wide format
The ARCHOS Diamond Gamma will be available from July 2017 at £199.
In addition to its renewed Diamond lineup, ARCHOS reveals the Sense range, comprised of smartphones delivering pure design and unique sensations.
The ARCHOS Sense 55s
In its extra light and pure design, the ARCHOS Sense 55s combines an extreme borderless 5.5-inch IPS Full HD display (78% of screen to body ratio), providing luminescent colors, a 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage combination, a dual sensor camera (8MP + 8MP), with a fingerprint sensor for additional level of security and a 3,000 mAh battery to go through the entire day. It embeds Google Android 7.
The ARCHOS Sense 55s will be available in July 2017 at £169.
The ARCHOS Sense 50x
In its rugged casing, compliant with the IP68 standard, the ARCHOS Sense 50x is resistant to scratches, dust, drops (up to 1 meter) and water submersion for 30 minutes and supports working temperatures from -20C° to +55C°. It sports a superb 5-inch FHD Gorilla Glass. It packs a quad-core Mediatek MT6737T chipset at 1.5 GHz, 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of storage, expandable up to 128GB. It is powered by a 3,500 mAh battery. It runs Google Android 7.
The ARCHOS Sense 50x will be available in July 2017 at £249.
The ARCHOS Sense 50x is a great companion for professional tradesmen, outdoor workers and more generally anyone who is accident-prone and looking for a device that both looks good and performs well.