Archos is a well-known maker of affordable tablets, no matter if we think about the high-end ones, like the G10 series that should arrive in the next weeks, or the less endowed ones like the kids-friendly ChildPad.
The ChildPad was launched in late May, and Archos marketed it squarely at the parents that want to offer their kids a fun, safe, and cheap multimedia tablet. The French tablet maker acknowledged that there is a market for such gizmos, and came up with a device that is cute and attractive for children, yet smart enough to give parents the peace of mind that kids can’t access any unsuitable material or rack up huge credit card bills through in-app [...]
Gadgets that are specifically designed for children have never been very popular, as they usually are either too modestly equipped or too expensive. Also, many parents avoid getting their kids tablets or smartphones, to protect them from the dangers that lurk on the web and within mobile apps.
The Archos ChildPad is the latest tablet designed with children’s needs in mind, and it might actually be the most competitive such gadget ever released. The aptly named ChildPad comes with a pretty good quality to price ratio, and a bunch of security features that parents can use to turn it into a kids-safe device.
Available for sale from childpad.us and pegged to [...]