Archos Puts Android to Good Use in the Home


Let’s face it: The traditional clock-radio is so last millennium…and pretty limited when you think about all of the connected devices we’ve become accustomed to. The folks at Archos know this, and have just introduced the Archos 35 Home Connect – a portable device that puts the power of internet radio, streaming media and music in the bedroom, kitchen, bathroom or any other room in the home. The compact design is easy to carry and features WiFi as well as excellent sound quality. Use it as an alarm clock, to run Android apps, or simply as a great way to stream your music collection. Check the full release after the jump.

DENVER, CO – December 15, 2011 – ARCHOS, the pioneer of Android™ tablets, continues to push technological boundaries and innovation with the immediate release of a new home device, the ARCHOS 35 home connect, an Android-based web radio designed specifically for the home user.

ARCHOS 35 Home Connect, The Most-Advanced Android-Based Web Radio

The ARCHOS 35 home connect is the perfect music box and the best portable Android device for streaming radio and music anywhere at home such as the bedroom, kitchen, bathroom or kids room. Small, compact and easy to carry, the ARCHOS 35 home connect features WiFi and amazing sound quality anywhere. Features include:

Advanced web radio and alarm clock powered by AndroidTM – Wake up the way you prefer with progressive Nature sounds, your MP3 playlist or your favorite web radio station. With just a click on the touch-screen, you will be able to stream over 50,000 web radio stations using the pre-loaded TuneIn Radio Pro application. This alarm clock is also fully customizable; you can set as many alarms as you want or need.

Android Applications – Easy to customize, the ARCHOS 35 home connect allows you to choose the apps and widgets that you want to see—weather, real time traffic, sports, social networking, movies, music, games and more. You can also access up to the minute web content at the touch of a finger.

High Quality Speakers – Web radio, music, videos and more are rendered like never before thanks to the exclusive technology of the two embedded high definition stereo speakers. The ARCHOS 35 home connect is a compact audio and video multi-tool: listen to web radios or watch videos out loud with the built-in speakers, or privately using a headphone jack.