Forum.ArchosFans.com

Unofficial Archos Support Forum
It is currently Wed Jun 03, 2020 2:31 pm

All times are UTC+01:00




Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Sat Sep 25, 2010 4:10 pm 
Offline
Archos Novice
Archos Novice

Joined: Sat Sep 25, 2010 3:50 pm
Posts: 1
Hi all,

I've wanted to get an Archos 9 for a while now, was just about to pull the trigger, but I saw that 2go was putting out something around the same price.

I need something that can;
Run Media Center and stream TV/Video (I have my DVD/Bluray (wtv) and Music (wma/mp3) collection on a central server).
Run Zune to sync with my devices and subscriptions.
Handwriting, I draw/brainstorm a lot for home and work.
Office Suite and VPN support (yep, work stuff)
Multiple OS (because I'm a geek).

ThatÔÇÖs pretty much it. Multi-touch is not that important to me, I would take accurate handwriting over pinch and zoom.
Someone give me some advice, I would really appreciate it.

Thanks in advance.
-- DawgTool


Top
   
PostPosted: Mon Sep 27, 2010 7:04 pm 
Offline
Archos Guru
Archos Guru

Joined: Sat Sep 20, 2008 10:52 am
Posts: 5191
Location: Hanapepe, HI
Yo DawgTool,

Welcome to our forum!

The A9 is a proven platform the 2go is not. The 2go has better specs. The 2go pre-order is $500 from CTL, then $600. Doesn't ship until 15 Oct. The 2go comes with Win7 Home Premium. Add the upgrade cost to the A9 for Win7 HP and the prices get closer. Last but not least the 2go comes with the 1.6Ghz Intel Atom 450. The A9 maxes out at 1.2Ghz.

At $385 from Amazon the A9 is a steal. At $500 pre-order, so is the 2go.

I only hope that Archos upgrades the A9 :D

Allen

_________________
-An old geek 8)
5IT|A70S|A101


Top
   
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic  Reply to topic  [ 2 posts ] 

All times are UTC+01:00


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 12 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Limited