Archos has announced Archos 50 Helium and Archos 45 Helium 4G ahead of the CES 2014. The Archos 50 is the bigger of the two devices and it has 5 inch display with 1280×720 pixels display. The Archos 50 Helium 4G runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS similar to the Archos 45, and has 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926 processor.

Quick Review

The Archos 50 Helium looks a nice device for the large screen mobile users. The device has 1280×720 pixels IPS display. The screen of the device is pretty sharp and bright with this resolution. Running on the latest Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS, the device might not have Android 4.4, but still, it runs on the latest OS.

The Archos Helium 50 has 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926 processor. The processor of the device seems pretty nice, and it will run games like Need For Speed Most Wanted, and NOVA 3 well. Coming to gaming, the device has 450MHz Adreno 305 GPU, which will allow the device to have better graphics.

The device has 8MP rear camera, with LED flash, BSI sensor, and full HD video recording. Archos is pretty well know to have good quality camera so the 8MP of the Archos 50 Helium will be nice. The device has been rightly named as it supports 4G LTE. The device supports 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth 3.0, and GPS.

With 2MP front camera, the device has 1GB RAM, and 8GB internal memory. It supports microSD card upto 32GB, and also has FM radio support. The device has 2000mAh battery.

Archos 50 Helium 4G Features

  • 5 inch capacitive IPS display.
  • Android 4.3 OS.
  • 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor.
  • micro SIM.
  • 8MP rear camera and 2MP front camera.
  • 8.95mm tick.
  • Support for WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS 4G, 2G, and 3G.
  • 1GB RAM and 8GB internal memory.
  • 2000 mAh battery.

Archos 50 Helium 4G Specifications

Release dateAnnounced, January 2014
Form factorTouchscreen mobile
Dimensions (inch)5.7x2.81x0.35
Weight (g)NA
Battery capacity (mAh)2000
Removable batteryYes
SAR valueNA
Screen size (inches)5
Touchscreen typeIPS Capacitive
Processor1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400
Internal Memory8GB
Rear Camera8MP
Front Camera2MP
Operating SystemAndroid 4.3
Headphones Supported3.5mm audio jack
FM RadioYes
USB SupportmicroUSB
SIM CardYes
SIM Typemicro USB
2GYes, GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
3GYes 900/1800/2100 MHz
4GYes, LTE 800/1800/2100/2600 MHz
SensorsProximity, Accelerometer

Archos 50 Helium 4G Price in India

The Archos 50 Helium has been priced at 229.99 GBP. The device has not yet been announced in India, but it is expected to be priced around Rs. 24000.

2 Responses

  1. Sachin Antony

    frankly speaking this is the first time i hear about archos.think its a nice gadget


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