Archos announces Diamond Plus, an affordable 5.5-inch smartphone

Archos' mid-range device offers decent specs for a not-bad price

Archos has announced another smartphone and this time the smartphone bridges between the 5-inch displayed Diamond S and the Diamond Tab with its 5.5-inch display.

The Archos Diamond Plus is fitted with a 5.5-inch 1080p display and has a 16MP main camera with LED flash and an 8MP selfie shooter. It is also fitted with 2GB of RAM, 16GB of expandable storage and is powered by a 2,800mAh battery which supports fast charging. The device also supports 4G LTE and dualSim functionality.

The heart of the device is a MediaTek MT6753 64-bit SoC with a 1.5GHz octa-core Cortec-A53 CPU paired with a Mali-T720MP3 GPU. The dimensions of the phone are 152.6 x 76.4 x 8.4mm, weighs 178g and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop.

The phone will be available by November but only in Europe first with the price of £179.99.


[source : GSMArena]