Archos 105 MP3 Player

By Richard Menta 9/10/07

The Archos 105 is that maker's Generation 5 starter unit (hence the "5" in the 105"), which offers iPod nano features for an iPod shuffle price. $89.99 buys you a unit that plays video - something the nano didn't even have until last week - a 1.8" OLED display, 2GB of memory and 18 hours of charge on the unit's li-ion batteries.

The Archos 105 sports a slim 1.8" x 3.3" x 0.3" shell and weighs in at 1.8oz. It handles MP3 and WMA audio files.. Curiously, the unit handles WMV encoded video, but according to Archos' tech specs not MPEG-4.

Archos 105 is available at Amazon


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