Polaroid 7-inch Android 4.0 kids tablet: Specs and Features


The International CES 2013 event is just around the corner and manufacturers are launching the products that will be showcased at this largest tech show. While tablet manufactures are battling for consumer attention with stylish designs, faster processors, and affordable prices, Polaroid clearly sees the lucrative potential in the tablet market for kids and has taken the wraps off a new 7-inch Android based tablet for kids. It will be display at the 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show.

Polaroid Kids Tablet, Polaroid Android Tablet, Android 4.0 Tablet

Polaroid will not only show off this tablet at CES 2013 but also a fancy Android-powered camera. The new 7-inch Android based tablet has rugged design and kids friendly features and the tablet is simple for parents to setup, includes a safe web browser for kids developed by the world-leading browser company Maxthon and parental controls to program a safe environment for children, yet still provide a real tablet experience. After all, many young parents these days use the tablet to entertain and educate their children.

The Polaroid 7-inch Android 4.0 8GB Internet Kids Tablet is a real working tablet designed for children the tablet has white and blue design with side & rear bumpers for safe gripping alongside the added protection from shocks, liquid accidents, spills and falls. The Tablet runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system connects to Wi-Fi and delivers a way to engage, entertain and educate children in the home or on the go. It comes with a 1GHz Cortex A9 processor with 512MB of RAM to power the Google OS, 8GB (expandable to 32GB) storage and features onboard Wi-Fi and a 2-megapixel camera.

The Polaroid Kids Tablet has a safe web browser and makes the learning fun for kids. The Tablet is based on Google’s Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich but does not allow kids to access the Google Play store. This helps to prevent kids from accessing the content that is inappropriate for them.

The Tablet is 7-inch capacitive, multi-touch display with a resolution of 800×480 pixels. The innovative design of the integrated side and rear rubber bumpers protect the tablet from shocks, falls and withstand all sorts of liquid accidents. These protect the tablet from knocks, drops, spills and even young kids’ drool. Power up the video player and use the Baby Switch feature to disable the touch display of the tablet, preventing little ones from stopping the safe and filtered stream of children’s video entertainment.

Other features, it sports 35 kid-friendly full-version apps includes a music studio that offers many fun options to create audio and music, Dr. Seuss & Smithsonian interactive books, Kids Cam, top rated learning Apps, Kids Vids, an animated screensaver with lullabies and a drawing app. The Kids Vids app includes safe and filtered videos for kids. Super fun games for boys and girls, an animated screensaver with lullabies programmed to help children fall asleep while the tablet is charging in its dock and a drawing app to provide children with hours of creative fun and ‘one-touch’ wallpaper changing.

Features of Polaroid 7-inch Android 4.0 kids tablet:

  • 7-inch Android 4.0 8GB kids tablet provides a real tablet experience for children.
  • Integrated side and rear rubber bumpers protect the tablet from shocks, falls and withstand all sorts of liquid accidents.
  • Custom web browser and parental controls allow you to program a safe environment for children.
  • Pre-loaded with (3) top rated learning Apps and (10) interactive books.
  • Preloaded with the Nook bookstore and reader.
  • Digital accelerometer, built-in speaker, headphone jack, microphone and rechargeable battery included.
  • 1GHz processor, 8GB of memory, 512MB of RAM, USB port, WiFi and an SD card slot for extended memory.
  • Comes with a 1-year limited warranty.

Technical Specifications of Polaroid 7-inch kids tablet:

  • Display: 7-inch capacitive multi-touch display with resolution of 800 x 480 pixels
  • OS: Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
  • RAM: 512MB
  • Processor: 1GHz Cortex A8 processor
  • Memory: 8GB
  • Connectivity: WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Camera: 2 MP
  • Battery: Li-ion Polymer, 3,500mAh
  • Other features: SD card slot

The Polaroid Kids Tablet is available for purchase with a price tag of $149.99 it is expected to be sold in selected Asia markets in May. You can buy it right away from Polaroid’s website, www.polaroidstore.com.