Alpha Archos Diamond smartphone, which is to understand

Smartphones released under the brand Archos, is it not frequently appear in the news although there is talk about. The mere concept of “superchrist” which is… But also other features of the phone are missing, including an unexpected price to more than twenty thousand rubles.

Smartphone is really worth in the area of 22 000, which is interest and desire to see what he offers, given that in this price range already have a considerable number of devices from top brands, which lead their struggle for a place under the sun and for the hearts of consumers.

Archos smartphones often act as sites for certain innovations. The manufacturer will set the amount of memory which no one else has, then come up with gestures of the smartphone that nobody used. It is therefore interesting to understand the device that’s not so common. At least not yet.

Appearance

Externally, the casing is not something new and revolutionary. It is somewhat reminiscent of the OnePlus, and something even the iPhone, but first he does have more. Although not without interesting features.

This feature has become a red-orange ring under the screen that is in the same place where the touch of the Home button. In addition to the front panel, this color is present on the rim of the main chamber and the perimeter of the box, which sells the smartphone.

The rest is classic aluminum case with a slightly rough surface, the fingerprint scanner on the back, headphone Jack on the top side and charging socket USB Type-C. Vytaskivanija from the left side of the tray can accommodate two SIM cards or one SIM card and memory card microSD up to 256 GB.

Tactile Archos Dimond Alpha very nicely in the hand. It is moderately heavy, with aluminum sides and has a thickness of only 7.5 mm. It is thanks to these settings it feels like an integral, monolithic and strong smartphone.

The package

Manufacturers rarely put in the box with the phone headphones, especially if it’s not the top brands, which put in their smartphones the DAC, so they just need a good pair of headphones. In the case of the Archos Diamond Alpha we are seeing the exception, and headphones included. However they suspiciously resemble the design of the EarPods from Apple.

In General, the delivery of the following:

  • Archos Diamond Alpha
  • charging cable
  • power adapter
  • headphones
  • paperclip to eject
  • paper materials

Nice features interface

Pleasant interface, about which I spoke earlier, include the function “superchrist” and the feature “gesture control”. This is the case when a manufacturer really tried and was surprised by the large number of nice chips, though not always unique.

Function “Superscript”, in addition to the classical method, allows you to make screenshots by holding your finger on the fingerprint scanner located on the rear wall. Moreover, it is possible to make not just a normal screenshot, as it happens, if you press the volume and Power, and makes the right choice. You can just make the screen in the form of any figure, and you can make an elongated picture when scrolling your finger to the screen, and the system itself it will stick. In addition, you can even do a full screencast.

Gesture control offers even more connectivity options. Among them we can find the following:

  • the transition between apps, swipe from edge of screen
  • output to external screen swipe from the corner
  • memory double swipe from the corner
  • adjust the brightness with two fingers on the screen

For a better understanding of how this works, there is demonstration mode.

There are still some options, but they should not stop there, as they are in other menu items and are found in most smartphones on Android.

Screen

By and large, claim the screen is only one. It is not as bright as I would like. In the bright sun to use it will not be easy, and the automatic brightness change while running is very aggressive and reduces the brightness value to such a value that the use becomes impossible. That is why the first thing I turned off the automatic adjustment and just put the backlight on maximum.

If you do not find fault with brightness, the display is good. It’s the old IPS with a diagonal of 5.2” and FullHD resolution. The classic aspect ratio, namely 16:9. No bezremontnoy is not in sight, so the Archos Diamond Alpha can be called a smartphone for those who love the classics. The more that such displays are getting smaller, and even the most budget models start equipped with “extended” displays.

Performance

At the core of performance lies a 652 Snapdragon processor with graphics Adreno 510. Memory 4 GB internal 64 GB, but the expansion possible using memory cards with storage capacity up to 256GB.

For everyday tasks and smooth interface performance will be enough, but games will be a little difficult. If simple from the point of view of graphics the game will still work, demanding the frame rate will occasionally fall to values that are on the lower end of comfortable gameplay.

Everything said is not surprising, since the primary focus of the smartphone are not games. Even a camera with dual sensor probably can be attributed to the priorities of the devices, but certainly not performance.

Monochrome color camera

The main camera of Archos Diamond Alpha has two sensors. The resolution is 13 MP, and as a supplier of sensors has been selected by the company Sony. The sensors are divided between the responsibilities, just as it can be seen in the smartphones of Huawei. One sensor takes monochrome pictures as they are clearer, and the second “paints” them in accordance with the real colors.

This approach is a plus, and this leads to the fact that the pictures do come out well, but sometimes you can see a small distortion of the white balance in the direction of cold tones, and indoors photos are a little less contrast than that offered by smartphones are the major competitors in this price range.

The front camera has only one sensor and a resolution of 16 megapixels, and the images on it are just normal. They do not stand out from the competition. Selfies get a decent quality under normal shooting conditions. In General, nothing new.

But the camera has a huge number of settings and modes. More than many of its competitors, and sometimes even more than in third-party applications. This, of course, can be attributed to the pluses, like the ability to shoot 4K video at 30 FPS.

Operating system

The smartphone is running Nubia UI 4.0, which allows to implement all the software features described previously. While it’s based on Android 6, it is not necessary to make a good impression. About the way of updates yet.

What else?

The smartphone is not deprived of a full set of necessary functions. Among them are GPS, support OTG, even NFC. But radio is not, although for many it is important.

Battery 2950 mAh to withdraw from the case impossible, and fast charging, it does not support. But its charge long enough. If not actively use the device up to the middle of the next day it will hold without any problems.

The results

In the end, personally, I have had the feeling that the smartphone is a bit overpriced. In almost all respects, it is at the level of the segment, and in some cases even loses, but nevertheless something in it.

Among the things it is possible to allocate, you should pay attention to not very bright, but high-quality screen and excellent appearance. The smartphone is not just good looking but also very nice in the hand.

Therefore, if you are not so important crazy performance, and the priority you give to tactile sensations and emotions from communicating with the device, it is possible that it’s right for you. Although, in my opinion, it should cost no more than 20,000 rubles, and the average price on Yandex.The market is approximately 22 000. Therefore it is necessary to remember that in this price category a very strong competition by Chinese manufacturers, which in the end we win because we have a choice.

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