Toys R Us have this week announced that they will be stocking a new android tablet which has been designed specifically for children, and will run Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system.
The Tabeo Android tablet will come pre-loaded with both educational and gaming app such as Angry Birds, Fruit Ninja, Cut the Rope, Temple Run, 100 Floors, Collapse!, Tiki Golf, Tiki Cart 3D and more.
The Tabeo Android tablet is powered by an ARM Cortex A8 1 GHz processor, supported by 1GB of RAM and is fitted with a 7″ capacitive screen, TFT LCD, sporting a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels. Troy Peterson, Vice President, Divisional Merchandise Manager, Toys”R”Us, U.S. explained in the press release.
“Over the past year, we’ve spent considerable time talking to parents and children to determine what features and functions they really want in a kids’ tablet, resulting in tabeo,”-“We are proud that tabeo offers robust and flexible parental controls that can help protect children as they surf the Internet, and we are pleased to offer the tabeo App Store, which features only kid-safe content carefully curated by the Toys”R”Us team.”
The Tabeo tablet will be available exclusively at Toys R Us stores within the US from October 21st for $149.99, and is now available to pre-order from the Toys R Us website. For more information jump over to the official press release.
Source: IT News Online