Archos start testing Quechua Phone 5 for Decathlon

Wednesday 11 September 2013 | 10:56 CET | News
French mobile phone and tablet maker Archos has started testing the Quechua Phone 5, a handset for outdoor sport fans and urban types who want a sturdier device, writes l'Usine Nouvelle. It was designed in partnership with Oxylane division Geonaute, while the Quechua trademark belongs to European sporting goods retail chain Decathlon, another Oxylane subsidiary. The first fifteen Quechua Phones went on sale for EUR 229.90 at the Decathlon store in Domancy, located next to Quechua's international headquarters. Their owners will test the handset and liaise with a member of the design team to

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