Pre-orders for the generation 8 device from Archos, named the Archos 32 are now being accepted on the electronics etailer, JR.com. The device is everything what you may have expected from Archos – good technical specifications along with an affordable price tag.
The Archos 32 features a relatively small 3.2-inches 400×240 pixel display, an 800MHz ARM Cortex A8 processor and a flash memory with a capacity of up to 8GB. The tablet is powered by Google Android 2.1 operating system and comes with all the regular connectivity features like USB ports, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. There is not much info about the camera sensor though the device is said to be capable of photo and video capture in VGA and MPEG4 resolutions. And yes, internet surfing is available too along with tap-to-zoom functionalities.
The Archos 32 is tagged at a price of $149.99. The availability date is not available though.