Archos Gamepad II 7 inch Android Tablet
• The ARCHOS Gamepad 2 features a 7 inch HD screen and various controls perfect for gaming
• Featuring Android 4.2, gaming is only a click away with Google's Play Store pre-installed
• Power comes from the Quad-core processor and GPU and 8 GB of storage
• Resolution: 1280 x 800 pixels
• Battery Size: 5000 mAH (Good for up to 10 hours of active use)HD IPS Screen – play in high-def
The ARCHOS Gamepad 2 features a 7 inch HD screen perfect for gaming. The widescreen 1280 x 800 pixel resolution gives an amazing gaming and multimedia experience and IPS technology ensures amazing colours and brightness as well as perfect viewing angles.
Powerful Processor – play amazing 3D games
Powered by an A9 generation quad-core processor running at 1.6GHz, the ARCHOS Gamepad 2 has more than enough power to play the latest 3D games smoothly. Coupled with its fast Quad-Core graphics processor and 2GB of system RAM mean that slow-downs are a thing of the past, whether in Gaming, Android or showing a web page.
Dual thumb-sticks and buttons – play with precision
Improving on the buttons, sticks and directional pad of the GamePad 1 was one of the main focus points for the ARCHOS Gamepad 2. The ARCHOS Gamepad 2 features more precise, incurved dual thumb-sticks, double buttons on each shoulder, a single part directional pad (for easier hadokens) and a vastly improved button click-feeling for a better gaming experience.
Extra-large battery – play longer
By adding in a 50% larger battery than normally used on a 7 inch tablet and thanks to super energy-efficient 28 nanometer processor technology, the ARCHOS Gamepad 2 has dramatically improved battery life whether in gaming or simply when browsing the web.
Sleek and portable – play in style
Imagined with gaming in mind, the back of the ARCHOS Gamepad 2 features a textured grip surface and a curved edge for comfortable hand placement when playing.
Despite its big HD screen, the ARCHOS Gamepad 2 is still small enough to fit in your jeans pocket for when you’re gaming on the go. Weighing less than 400g, the ARCHOS Gamepad 2 has been balanced with gaming in mind so your arms don’t get tired.
Compatible games out of the box – play now
The ARCHOS Gamepad 2 uses Google's standard SDK for physical buttons on Android, ensuring compatibility with past, current and future games. It's already embraced by hundreds of game developers that include physical controls in the code for their games.
To show off this compatibility ARCHOS and Gameloft have teamed up to preinstall two of Gameloft’s latest full premium games made for physical controls on the ARCHOS Gamepad 2 so that you can start playing the moment you take it out of the box.
ARCHOS Gamepad 2 - Asphalt 8 Airborne thumb
Asphalt 8 Airborne – 2013’s edition of the amazing Asphalt racing series takes the game further than it has every gone in both gameplay and graphics. Featuring 47 licensed super-cars, over 180 single player events and races to play, simultaneous and a-synchronous online play and the most stunning visuals seen on an Android racing game.
Modern Combat 4: Zero Hour - the #1 action FPS game on Android improved with precise physical controls. Featuring an intense single player campaign covering many locations around the world, amazing console quality graphics and a progressive online multiplayer mode with over 20 000 possible weapons arrangements.
The ARCHOS Game Mapping Tool - play anything
The ARCHOS Gamepad 2 comes preinstalled with the updated version of the critically praised Game Mapping Tool first featured on the GamePad 1.
The envy of other manufacturers, this patented tool lets users map any touch-screen button game to work with the physical controls of the ARCHOS Gamepad 2 for an improved android gaming experience for hundreds of thousands of free and paid games.
The ARCHOS GameZone – play what you want
With over 1 million apps and games available in the Google Play Store, it can be hard finding good games, which is why ARCHOS created the GamePad Game Zone application. Curating the 1 million apps and games in the Google Play Store, the Game Zone shows off the best ARCHOS Gamepad 2 compatible games. With downloads, purchases, ratings, comments and game updates all taking place in the Google Play Store application, users can feel safe and get the best from the huge games catalogue available for the ARCHOS Gamepad 2.
Android 4.2 ‘Jelly Bean’
Certified by Google, the ARCHOS Gamepad 2 runs pure Android 4.2 ‘Jelly Bean’. Without any skins or overlays that could slow down the system, this is Android as Google designed it to be, with each firmware build checked and validated by Google’s Android engineers.
Android 4.2 includes a smoother interface, multiple user accounts and an improved alert and messaging system. And, as it’s Google certified, the ARCHOS Gamepad 2 includes all the Google mobile services applications such as Gmail, YouTube, Hangouts, Chrome, Drive and more.
A better multimedia experience
With better video format and codec support, wireless media sharing from your home network or to your DLNA compatible TV, video meta-data management and automatic subtitle downloading, the ARCHOS Media Center applications installed on the ARCHOS Gamepad 2 give a premium, HD multimedia experience with improved sound thanks to powerful front facing speakers.
||Rockchip RK 3188 Quad-core @ 1.6 GHz
||Mali 400 MP4 Quad-core
||Micro SD card up to 64 GB (when formatted to fat32 standard)
||7 inches (17.78 cm)
||1280 x 800 pixels
||Android 4.2.2, "Jelly Bean"
|Google Apps preinstalled
||Gmail, Calendar, Hangouts, Maps, Play Music, Play Movies, Play Books
|ARCHOS Apps preinstalled
||Game Mapping Tool, Video, Music, System Monitor, Files, Media Server
||POP/IMAP/ Exchange Active Synch/ SMTP/Push Mail
||Dual Band WiFi (2.4 Ghz and 5 Ghz)
||0.3 MP - webcam
|Number of cells
||10 hours active use
||5.0V - 2.0 A, Micro USB
||H.264 HD (up to 1080p @30fps), MPEG-42 HD (up to 1080p @30fps), extensions: AVI, MP4, MOV, 3GP, MPG, PS, TS, MKV, FLV
||MP3, WAV (PCM/ADPCM), AAC3, AAC+ 5.13, OGG Vorbis, FLAC
||JPEG, BMP, PNG, GIF
||Yes, via Video and Media Server applications
|Ports and Sensors
||Dual front speakers
||Micro USB with USB host via OTG cable (sold separately)
||Yes Mini HDMI
|What's in the box
|ARCHOS GamePad 2
|Carging Cable with EU, UK and US adaptors
|USB Data Cable
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