0
Wireless

Archos to launch products, return to growth in H2 - CEO

Friday 30 August 2013 | 09:00 CET | News
French telecom and consumer electronics company Archos has completed a 25 percent staff reduction programme in reaction to the iPad's dominance of the high-end tablet market. Archos's new CEO, Loic Poirier, said he expects the company to return to growth in the second half and for over 20 percent of revenue to come from smartphones. It will launch its Gen 11 tablet in September, costing 35-40 percent less than the iPad. New tablet products to be unveiled at IFA include the 101 Child Pad and the GamePad. Archos, which introduced the Platinum smartphone range in May, will announce a range of

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: General / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Archos
Countries: World
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

Ifa


Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Archos unveils connected home control tablet, apps

Published 16 Mar 2014 16:50 CET | World
French smartphone and tablet maker Archos has unveiled a tablet that centralises the controls for connected home modules ...

Archos announces three Neon tablets

Published 31 Jan 2014 12:01 CET | World
French tablet and smartphone maker Archos has announced three new Wi-Fi tablets in its elements range, the 90 Neon, 97 Neon and ...

Amazon narrows net loss in Q3

Published 25 Oct 2013 08:40 CET | World
Amazon reporting operating cash flow of USD 4.8 billion, an increase of 48 percent year-over-year from USD 3.37 billion, while ...

Archos launches mid-range Android smartphones

Published 18 Oct 2013 14:22 CET | World
Archos in collaboration with MediaTek has launched four mid-range smartphones. The Archos 40 Titanium, Archos 45 Titanium, Archos ...

Archos komt met drie nieuwe tablets

Published 04 Oct 2013 16:58 CET | World
Archos komt met drie nieuwe tablets in verschillende formaten. Het gaat om de Archos 101 Platinum, de 97b Platinum HD en de 80b ...

Archos start testing Quechua Phone 5 for Decathlon

Published 11 Sep 2013 10:56 CET | France
French mobile phone and tablet maker Archos has started testing the Quechua Phone 5, a handset for outdoor sport fans and urban ...

Acer unveils Liquid S2 smartphone with 4K video camera

Published 02 Sep 2013 14:36 CET | World
Acer has announced a new 6-inch smartphone with 4K video recording. The Liquid S2 will be presented at the Ifa show in Berlin and ...

Archos lanceert op IFA nieuwe reeks tablets, smartphones

Published 30 Aug 2013 08:57 CET | Germany
Archos lanceert op de IFA 2013 in Berlijn, Duitsland, een nieuwe reeks tablets en smartphones. Onder de nieuwe tablets valt de ...

Numericable offers EUR 1 Archos phone to fibre customers

Published 27 Aug 2013 14:50 CET | France
French cable operator and MVNO Numericable has started selling its first handset, the Archos 45 Titanium. Until now it has only ...

Archos starts pre-orders for 5-in Platinum smartphone

Published 23 May 2013 15:14 CET | France
Archos has started taking pre-orders in France for the Archos 50 Platinum HSPA smartphone, selling for EUR 199.99 for delivery at ...

Archos unveils ChefPad Tablet for cooking enthusiasts

Published 14 May 2013 09:49 CET | World
French tablet maker Archos has introduced the ChefPad, a tablet designed for cooking enthusiasts. This specially designed cooking ...

Archos unveils new range of smartphones

Published 19 Apr 2013 09:25 CET | Europe
French tablet maker Archos has unveiled a new range of smartphones, featuring a slim design, IPS screen, a Qualcomm CPU and the ...

Crohas steps down as chairman of lossmaking Archos

Published 25 Mar 2013 10:16 CET | World
Archos chairman and CEO Henri Crohas will step down as CEO on 1 May while retaining his role as chairman and co-leader of the ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

18 Oct Apple Event
19 Oct A1 Telekom Austria Q3 2021
19 Oct Tele2 Q3 2021
19 Oct Netflix Q3 2021
19 Oct Iridium Q3 2021
19 Oct Arm DevSummit
19 Oct Pixel Fall Launch
19 Oct Arm DevSummit
20 Oct Crown Castle Q3
20 Oct Verizon Q3 2021
20 Oct Elisa Q3 results
20 Oct Bango strategy day
20 Oct Samsung Unpacked Part 2
21 Oct AT&T Q3 2021
21 Oct Orange Belgium Q3 2021
21 Oct Telenor Q3 2021
21 Oct Intel Q3
21 Oct Telia Q3 results
21 Oct Snap Q3
22 Oct Doro Q3 results
22 Oct Ericsson Q3 2021
::: More Calendar Items