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Show less Show more. Although the AV series did not have standalone digital audio playersArchos did release them under the concurrently released Gmini series. Continue to next page 01 They’re for rapid scrolling through lengthy song lists. Also, if you change channels a lot during a recording, the audio sync can fall significantly behind.

The AV tried to copy Apple’s cool white styling, but it scratched easily and was too big for everyday use. Skip to main content.

Archos AV series

Music playback is passable for what is primarily a video device. The Archos AV was the turning point for Archos to change the way they sell these devices to the public. We did note that in VGA mode, the bottom of the screen where the headline ticker on a news channel is gets cut off. The AV also has excellent battery life and a good printed manual, and with the included plug-in, it will work within iTunes.

Playback is limited to the AV itself–unlike with other video content, which can be viewed on an external TV–but at least you get to take advantage of the wide screen, something that can’t be said of most recorded TV. At the price, it sure beats and iPod. The Archos AV isn’t completely without online content options.


The mobile world might finally get exciting again in It’s actually a tad big to be carrying around like you would an MP3 player, though. There is virtually nothing that this versatile device is not able to do when it comes to audio or video.

Archos AV Mobile DVR Specs – CNET

There’s also a standard USB 2. That way, no av50 where you are, you can keep your whole world right next to you. This item is associated with the following MPN s: If you’ve already got a collection of DivX or XviD video files on your computer, then you’re in the best position to enjoy the Archos AV The wires and remote are good additions to my stock.

Bass Boost and the bass tone control helped a bit, but the earbuds didn’t have much more to rachos. Visit manufacturer site for details.

The BassBoost feature boosts the upper bass, where it usually doesn’t need too much help. This series introduced the digital video recorder for the AV, an optional feature that would be compatible in subsequent players. The archox inch TFT color screen offers a decent resolution and has pretty wide horizontal and vertical viewing angles. Like the Gmini series, the AV also has a built-in Mophun gaming engine. So, unlike xrchos iPod, you’ll need to carry the dock around with you to use most of the advanced functionality.


The package also includes headphones, although sadly they do not remotely operate the device from the cable. The AV combines the best parts of aav500 previous models and combines them in a sleek, endlessly desirable package.

The AV’s 4-inch-wide screen is a delight.

An optional camera attachment digital minicam was available for the AV from late December to mid, when Archos discontinued its production. The finish is very hard and seems to resist fingerprints and scratches.

Archos AV500 Gray/Silver ( 30 GB ) Digital Media Player

Whether or not the dock is connected, you can control the AV via the included full-size remote, which seems almost comically wv500 compared with the AV itself. Friendly knowledgeable tech support and help. Retrieved from ” https: They’re used with context-sensitive Action menus that appear in the neighboring corner of the screen. The main menus themselves are very simple and professional-looking, and browsing files is a breeze.

Archos AV Mobile DVR review: Archos AV Mobile DVR – CNET

In terms of sharpness and low-light performance, video quality on this color CCD camera is decent too. Bandersnatch is here to cap a twisted I bought this to use as a player.

Sorely missing from the device is a kickstand. The AV was released on Friday June 10,