Linked by Eugenia Loli on Mon 19th Nov 2007 08:08 UTC
Multimedia, AV sent us in one of their consumer electronics, the Linux-based Archos 604 PMP for a whirl, and we surely gave it one. This 30 GB PMP is the fourth generation video product from Archos, one of the biggest names in that market.
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E-Book Reader
by Earl Colby pottinger on Mon 19th Nov 2007 21:00 UTC
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Is there any reason why they don't just add the software needed to make it an E-Book reader?

I have tons of stuff in HTML, and most can be converted to simple text if needed.

If you can handle HTML, PDF and text on something this size/weight/price I would love it. My laptop works fine if I am sitting down but is a pain to carry/read if I go on a walk.

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RE: E-Book Reader
by jtinz on Tue 20th Nov 2007 12:42 in reply to "E-Book Reader"
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The device has support for both PDF and HTML. But you will want to buy the newer A605, which sports an 800x480 screen and is cheaper.

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