Jan 9, 2011

Jan 4, 2011

Prestigio signs strategic partnership with Internet Tablets specialist Archos

Prestigio has signed today a partnership agreement with Archos, an award winning technology innovator and leader in the portable media player and internet tablet market.

First results of this partnership will materialize in February 2011 with range of Android based Prestigio MultiPad internet tablet PC 7” and 10” . The new products will be a merge of the innovative and technical expertise of Archos and the design-focused lifestyle statement of Prestigio. Despite competitive benchmark parameters, the new Prestigio MultiPads will offer an excellent price-performance ratio. The partnership covers the regions of Center East Europe and Former Soviet Union.
“With Archos we have found the perfect partner to extend our product portfolio. We already claim leading positions in many countries with GeoVision GPS navigation devices and Prestigio eBook readers. Tablet PCs and MIDs in the Prestigio look and feel and performance are the logic next step.”, says Yuri Antoshkin, COO of Prestigio.
“Prestigio will allow Archos to leverage its technology in new territories”, states Loic Poirier, COO of Archos.
The Prestigio MultiPads will come with a wide range of applications and multimedia content, either pre-installed or ready to download from AppsLib and Media.PrestigioPlaza.com.

About ARCHOSARCHOS introduced the hard-drive-based MP3 player with the Jukebox 6000 in 2000, and since that time has revolutionized consumer electronics devices. The company introduced the portable video player in 2003 and was the first to bring TV recording, wireless and touch screens to the portable media player. In 2008, ARCHOS introduced the first Internet Media Tablets, offering consumers’ uncompromised access to the Internet, movies, photos, video, music and television anytime, anywhere. Now, ARCHOS introduce Internet Tablet, PC Tablets, Netbooks and MP3/MP4 Player. Established in 1988, ARCHOS has offices in the United States, Europe and Asia, and is quoted on Compartment C of Euronext Paris, ISIN Code FR0000182479.