The Archos 80 is also a part of the Generation 9 tablet series like its bigger brother 101 G9. Some units have been released with Android 3.x Honeycomb so this why we can provide you an easy way to upgrade your device to Android 4.0 Honeycomb.
If you want to update your Archos 80 by installing a custom ROM, then you will be required to root your tablet. Although it’s not a risk-free procedure, our guide will allow you to easily install a custom ROM on your Archos 80. There are many advantages and disadvantages when rooting your device, but the “pros” clearly outweigh the “cons.”By Alex Dumitru