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CNET News: Archos 704 WiFi [Review]

Mar 07, 2007, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mike Kobrin)

"The Archos 704 WiFi multimedia player could be the missing link between portable media players and handheld computers. With its 7-inch touch screen interface and Web-browsing and file-serving capabilities, this sexy Linux-based beast offers traveling TV and movie buffs some impressive extras to augment the multimedia experience. A few kinks need to be worked out in the firmware and Web browser before the 704 can be truly free of frustration, but Archos has a good track record for improving their products after initial release.

"The brushed-aluminum 704 is controlled almost exclusively via the ample (7-inch) touch screen, which responds to your fingers or the included stylus..."

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