Archos 40 Cesium

Announced at this year's IFA, the Archos 40 Cesium is now on sale in Germany for just €89 ($113). Archos is one of over fifty partners that have signed up to make Windows Phone devices after Microsoft removed the licensing fee for the platform, and like most vendors, Archos' offering is also targeted at the entry-level segment.

Here's what you'll be getting with the 40 Cesium:

  • 4-inch WVGA (800x480) LCD display
  • Quad-core 1.2GHz Cortex A7-based Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 (MSM8212)
  • 512MB RAM
  • 4GB internal memory (microSD up to 128GB)
  • 5MP rear camera with flash and VGA video
  • 0.3MP front camera
  • 1950mAh battery
  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Dual-SIM connectivity

Available in black, blue and yellow color variants, the 40 Cesium is now selling on Germany's MediaMarkt for €89, which is slightly higher than the €79 figure Archos quoted during the launch of the device back in August.

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