Archos has announced unveiling two mid-range android handsets from Diamond series, Diamond 2 Note and Diamond 2 Plus, with Google's latest operating system Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box.
The devices share a few features like LTE connectivity, dual SIM support and microSD card slots, but otherwise are different in other aspects, from display to hardware.
Archos Diamond 2 Note specifications and price
The device sports a 6-inch IPS WQHD display with 2,560x1,440 pixels (490 ppi pixel density), measure 8.7 mm in thickness, weighs 150g and features a fingerprint scanner on the back. Under the hood, it has a Mediatek MT6795 X10 processor clocking at 2.0Ghz, PowerVR G6200 GPU, Android 6.0 Marshmallow, a 32GB internal memory, a 3GB RAM, 16MP main camera with PD-AF Fast Focus, Dual LED Flash and F2.0, an 8MP front-snapper and a 3,610mAh battery with fast charging technology.
In terms of connectivity, Archos Diamond 2 Note supports 4G CAT 4, LTE, GSM and GPRS. It is priced at €299/£249/$279 and will be available in the US, Canada and Europe in May.
Archos Diamond 2 Plus specifications and price
Diamond 2 Plus sports a 5.5-inch IPS FHD display with 1,920x1,080 pixels (400 ppi pixel density), measures 8.3 mm in thickness, weighs 130g and comes with a fingerprint scanner. It has a Mediatek MT6755 Helio P10 processor that clocks at 1.2Ghz, Android 6.0 Marshmallow, Mali-T860MP2 GPU, a 64GB internal storage, 4GB RAM, 20MP main camera from Sony, 8MP front-snapper and a 3,000mAh battery with fast charging technology under the hood.
In terms of connectivity, it supports 4G CAT 6, LTE, GSM and GPRS. It comes with a price tag of €249/£199/$229 and will be available in the US, Canada and Europe starting May.