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=== Chipset Information (Thanks to scholbert)===
=== Chipset Information ===
* Ti OMAP3630 (515-pin CBB/P BGA package) ARM Cortex A8 at 1 GHz with DSP
* Ti OMAP3630 (515-pin CBB/P BGA package) ARM Cortex A8 at 1 GHz with DSP
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'''Detailed Information''':
'''Detailed Information''':
Download the datasheet [ here].
Download the datasheet [ here].
Thanks to scholbert, Original Thread [ here].
== Sources ==
== Sources ==

Revision as of 20:01, 26 February 2012

Archos 101 (Gen8)
Manufacturer: Archos Archos-icon.png
Release Date: unknown
Operating System: Android Android-icon.jpg
Dimensions: 270 x 150 x 12 mm
Weight: 480 g
Chipset: Texas Instrument OMAP 3630, Single-Core ARM Cortex-A8 with DSP, 1000MHz
Display: 10.1 inches, 600x1280 pixels, Capacitive Multitouchpanel, Colour transflective TFT LCD
Networks: Cell phone Bluetooth tethering
Wifi: WiFi® (802.11 b/g/n)
Bluetooth: Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
NFC: Not Known
GPS: no
Video out: Not Known
Camera: no
Secondary Camera: 0,3 front VGA camera
Internal Memory: 4/8/16 Flash or 250GB HDD, 256MB RAM
Memory Card: microSD (up to 32GB)
Battery: 3,7V 6000 mAh Lithium Polymer battery
Additional Features: G-sensor, Built-in mono speaker, Built-in leg stand (with two stands), Built-in mono microphone, 3,5mm Audio output


Internal Forum

Official Website

Additional Specification

  • Graphic accelerator: 3D OpenGL ES 2.0
  • Embedded Operating System: Google Android 2.2 (Froyo)
  • Connectivity:
    • USB slave 2.0: Mass Storage Class (MSC)
    • Full size USB host: Mass Storage Class (MSC)
    • Mini-HDMI output
  • Misc:
    • Subtitles supported (srt/ssa/smi/sub-extensions)

Archos firmwares


Operating Systems

  • Android 3.2 - Honeycomb:
    • Not available due to missing sources
  • Android 4.0 - Ice Cream Sandwich:
    • ICS for Gen8 (wip, to be released)




Known problems and solutions

Chipset Information


  • Ti OMAP3630 (515-pin CBB/P BGA package) ARM Cortex A8 at 1 GHz with DSP
  • POWERVR SGX530 Graphic accelerator: 3D OpenGL ES 2.0


  • 256MB LPDDR SDRAM (168-pin PoP BGA package) soldered on top of OMAP3630
  • 8/16GB eMMC (169-pin BGA package) connected to OMAP3630 internal mmc2 interface


  • USB slave 2.0 (OMAP3630 internal interface, MicroUSB connector)
  • USB host interface (TPS65921 host interface, TYP A connector)
  • Micro SD slot (OMAP3630 internal mmc1 interface, SDHC compatible)

Display subsystem:

  • ChiMei 10.1" TFT-Display N101L6-L02 (18Bit-LVDS interface)
  • Ti SN75LVDS83B LVDS transmitter (56-pin BGA package)

Touchscreen subsystem:

  • Pixcir capacitiv touchscreen unit (TR16C0 controller, USB interface)
  • Ti TUSB2551A USB transceiver (16-pin QFN package)

HDMI subsystem:

  • NXP TDA19989AET 24-Bit HDMI transmitter
  • HDMI output (19-pin Mini HDMI connector)


  • Ti WL1270/1 WiFi (802.11 b/g/n)
  • Ti WL1270/1 Bluetooth 2.1 EDR


  • Built-in speaker
  • Built-in Microphone
  • Freescale MMA7660FC G-sensor
  • Omnivison OV7675 VGA camera (0.3M)

Power source:

  • Ti TPS65921 power management chip
  • Intersil ISL9220 LiPo charger
  • Internal: Lithium Polymer battery
  • External: 5V/1A Power adapter/charger

Detailed Information: Download the datasheet here.

Thanks to scholbert, Original Thread here.