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by GroupB
Thu Oct 14, 2010 6:58 pm
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: easy market install on donut 1.7.xx firmware: the apk way!
Replies: 462
Views: 239262

Re: easy market install on donut 1.7.xx firmware: the apk wa

I did a full reinitialization and changing firmware yesterday and I install market hack right away , everything work nicely like usual, then I was browsing the applib and I saw Market there and (installed) so the market hack is now in applib too I guess. I dont loot at applib often I use market so I...
by GroupB
Wed Oct 13, 2010 1:42 am
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: A2dp solves tons of issues in one fell swoop
Replies: 9
Views: 2902

Re: A2dp solves tons of issues in one fell swoop

I order 2 day ago a Sony DRBT21GB Stereo A2DP Bluetooth Headset. Im waiting on the post , those are also AVRCP ( remote control ) , HSP and HFP. I read around that A2DP and AVRCP should work with the archos but I dont know of the HSP or HFP work with it. I try a couple motorola heatset before withou...
by GroupB
Mon Sep 20, 2010 2:48 pm
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: Archos's Battery Capacity
Replies: 10
Views: 1447

Re: Archos's Battery Capacity

To see the mV you need a program called Anycut ( no longer avaible on market , got replace by a paid app I think) but you still can download it and install it manually. Google it ... AnyCut.apk When installed you long press the desktop , then chose shortcut, then Any Cut , then activity, then batter...
by GroupB
Mon Sep 20, 2010 4:42 am
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: Archos 5 it and Ebuddy
Replies: 6
Views: 1342

Re: Archos 5 it and Ebuddy

The notification for the mail is working but not Ebuddy...

Anyone can confirm Ebuddy notification work on they Archos 5 IT ?
by GroupB
Sun Sep 19, 2010 11:54 pm
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: Archos 5 it and Ebuddy
Replies: 6
Views: 1342

Archos 5 it and Ebuddy

I tried a couple update on Ebuddy and I still have no sound when I receive a msg. I want to know if other archos user got the sound working or flashing screen. If not what program is a good alternative (for MSN) ?

thanks
by GroupB
Mon Jun 14, 2010 4:26 pm
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: Best wifi app for archos 5 IT?
Replies: 8
Views: 1298

Re: Best wifi app for archos 5 IT?

I like Anycut , its not a wifi app but a shortcut app , and you can use it to make a shortcut directly to the stock wifi control . Its work pretty good for me and so far its the best app I have, the shorcut enable also some hiden menu like one that can give you the mV of your battery if you select t...
by GroupB
Wed Jun 09, 2010 5:45 am
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: First charge took only 2 hour on USB ... Normal?
Replies: 12
Views: 1317

Re: First charge took only 2 hour on USB ... Normal?

You said your do 1A via cellphone usb charger hook to the micro usb, did you take a reading with an ampmeter? How its that possible that your unit took 1A when mine do only 480mA whatever is connect to a 500mA ,1.5A or 2.7A USB port? Is there an hardware of software inside the archos that detect if ...
by GroupB
Tue Jun 08, 2010 12:37 pm
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: First charge took only 2 hour on USB ... Normal?
Replies: 12
Views: 1317

Re: First charge took only 2 hour on USB ... Normal?

I hook up an ampmeter and the device show 480mA when plug in a USB port that can deliver 1.5A

What do you use to manage to push 1A into the micro usb ?
by GroupB
Tue Jun 08, 2010 12:28 am
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: First charge took only 2 hour on USB ... Normal?
Replies: 12
Views: 1317

Re: First charge took only 2 hour on USB ... Normal?

How low ? if the % is not accurate , should I just stop at 15 or 20 % or run it till the device shut off by itself?
by GroupB
Mon Jun 07, 2010 11:40 pm
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: First charge took only 2 hour on USB ... Normal?
Replies: 12
Views: 1317

Re: First charge took only 2 hour on USB ... Normal?

Im worry about the battery , I dont want to break it, I will power down my unit and will wait for an anwser. Should I charge it again ( on the dock maybe or again via computer) or drain the battery to maybe 20 % ?
by GroupB
Mon Jun 07, 2010 11:23 pm
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: First charge took only 2 hour on USB ... Normal?
Replies: 12
Views: 1317

Re: First charge took only 2 hour on USB ... Normal?

I just Did a quick test and I hook a multimeter to the device, On both my computer ( normal and gigabyte 3X) the device took 480mA on both computer
by GroupB
Mon Jun 07, 2010 11:10 pm
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: First charge took only 2 hour on USB ... Normal?
Replies: 12
Views: 1317

First charge took only 2 hour on USB ... Normal?

Hi , I receive my archos 5 IT today , I did the first charge via USB but the first charge took only 2 hour max to complete. Is this normal ? The device is working well so far When I unplug it Its start at 97 % and after a firmware update and some playing around the menu and setting thing for about 2...
by GroupB
Mon May 31, 2010 1:57 pm
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: New to Archos , Charging question, Gigabyte 3X power USB
Replies: 6
Views: 659

Re: New to Archos , Charging question, Gigabyte 3X power USB

Im gonna write to them and ask, I trust you, but if I can have it officially answer its will be better and give me an extra peace of mind.

Do you think they answer quicker in french or english ?
by GroupB
Mon May 31, 2010 1:39 pm
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: New to Archos , Charging question, Gigabyte 3X power USB
Replies: 6
Views: 659

Re: New to Archos , Charging question, Gigabyte 3X power USB

Did you read it on the archos website? I try to find some specs there and I find nothing. The device are probably rated under 1A like you said but in case its not I dont want to void the warranty or run into problem. Anyway I guess I will start with the usb 2.0 port at 1.5A and hook a multimeter to ...
by GroupB
Mon May 31, 2010 12:52 pm
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: New to Archos , Charging question, Gigabyte 3X power USB
Replies: 6
Views: 659

New to Archos , Charging question, Gigabyte 3X power USB

Hi , Short story I will probably recieve a archos 5 IT this week or next week and I start to check info about the device to see if I will have some issue and I think I got one, this can be a issue or a very good thing... I have a special motherboard in my PC its a gigabyte and have the On/OFF charge...
by GroupB
Fri May 28, 2010 3:16 am
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: Some question before I buy the unit
Replies: 2
Views: 663

Re: Some question before I buy the unit

Im sure ppl will launch android app for megasquirt in near future. But can we make a a5it and the megasquirt to talk to each other ? the a5it usb host is the same as a laptop/desktop computer right? Im not an expert but when you use the tuning software to send info to megasquirt I dont think there s...
by GroupB
Fri May 28, 2010 12:55 am
Forum: Archos 5 Internet Tablet with Android
Topic: Some question before I buy the unit
Replies: 2
Views: 663

Some question before I buy the unit

I have some question about what you can do with the archos 5 IT 1. Can I control my HTPC with it if I need more than the remote? Because I dont have htpc keyboard/mouse combo and this kind of keyboard range from 100 to 200 $ 2. I use a programable car computer named Megasquirt II v3.57 and I want to...

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