5 Great Uses of Old Tablets and Smartphones

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Do you remember the last time you made a good use of that outdated Android device? If not, then make best use of it. But hey how do we do it? Instead of selling it at a discounted price on OLX, it's better to keep it in working condition. Get it out of the closet- and start using in a whole new fashion

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Well, there's so much that your old Android device is capable of and you need to realize its potential. All you need to find the right use of your abandoned old Android device.

Here are some of the best possible ways to give new lease of life to a dated tablet or handset. Stay tuned to GizBot for more updates!

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If you don't own a Kindle device, then why not turn your old Android tablet into a dedicated E-reader. Paying close to Rs. 8,900 on a Kindle device doesn't make sense any more, when you can dream, the similar visual experience on a tablet device.

Low-end gaming machine

Use your old tablet as a handheld gaming console. Now download regular arcade games from the Play store and start playing games on the device. We promise you'll love it.

Mini Movie Theater

Transform your old tablet into a mini-movie theatre. It totally depends upon your tablet's screen size. The bigger the screen size, the better you can make of it. Your tablet is perfect for watching full length movies. It even doubles as an MP3 player.

The default apps that comes pre-loaded on the device are pretty much lame. So if you're looking something smart app to manage multimedia content on the tablet, then you need to download VLC player. It's a good option on Android.

Turn it into Kid friendly tablet

Choosing the best kids friendly tablet is a tedious job. First of all, there aren't many options available onto market, barring a few. If there are some decent options available, then the problem comes when trusting the brand. So why not turn the old tablet into kid friendly device.

For tablets running Android 4.3 or higher, you can create a "restricted profile" to prevent other people from accessing certain types of apps games and content. Other than that, you can always check out a collection of creative, educational and fun learning Children's apps for Android.


Introduce your parents to a connected device

Smartphones are empowering the world; however, this group has been left behind neglected. Since smartphones are transforming our lives, make your parents independent by introducing them a connected device. Educate them why a switch from feature to smartphones is a good idea, as this may be the first time that they got up close with a connected device.

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