Archos ChildPad – the 7-inch children tablet has received a display update recently. The device’s display has been upgraded from resistive to capacitive. This tablet computer especially designed for kids was launched two months back. Users who purchased this product up on its launch will have to be satisfied with resistive display. Sources have announced a minor price hike for this device attributed to this update. Other than this, all other features and specifications remains the same.
Capacitive touchscreen will allow children to enjoy enhanced multimedia experience and navigations in Archos ChildPad. The device will have faster response with capacitive screen compared to resistive touchscreen technology. Its larger 7 inches screen display size makes it an ideal choice for kids to enjoy games. The tablet also has a microUSB port with faster data transfer abilities helping kids to upload their images in Facebook.
Company sources claim Archos ChildPad tablet is capable of providing a maximum of eight hours of video and sixteen hours of audio playback with a fully charged battery. Turning off Wi-Fi is will further increase the battery life of the tablet. The exterior and interior are perfect for Child’s play. The device has an impressive design with its exterior featuring a plastic finish. Rear portion is made of rubber so as to prevent damage from accidental drops by providing better grip.
Going through the other specifications, the tablet features a 4GB inbuilt memory which is expandable up to 32GB with a MicroSD card slot. Enhanced customization capabilities and user-interface are provided with Android Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. Computing and processing are carried out at a faster pace with 1GHz ARM Cortex-A8 processor. Device efficiency is enhanced with 1 GB RAM. It features Wi-Fi capable of providing enhanced wireless connection.
Earlier, Archos ChildPad was available at a price tag of Rs. 7,000. The revised price tag of the upgraded tablet is Rs. 8,000. The device is available for retail purchase from all major online retail stores and recognized Archos retail stores.