Released at the American International Toy Fair, Oregon Scientific displayed the MEEP! Android Tablet. Aimed at children aged 6 years and over, the tablet will be available with a number of optional accessories, such as musical instruments, to amuse and educate the children.
Ruggedised to take the knocks of everyday play, the tablet has a 7″ screen, WiFi and and SD card slot. Parents will be able to monitor and control content using web-based remote parental controls.
“The MEEP! tablet is an affordable fix for a tech–hungry generation of kids, featuring a tough design and an enhanced rubber silicon sleeve for added protection. Geared for children age 6 and up, the MEEP! tablet is Wi-Fi enabled, allowing access to a sea of web content that can be downloaded to its internal memory or SD card and viewed from any angle courtesy of the tablet’s internal G-Sensor.”
It may not be the first tablet aimed at children but the quality and playability of the accessories will make or break this product.
Pricing and availability are yet to be released.