More and more parents are buying tablets for their children these days, even though they’re not always buying the right ones. The reason we say this is because most tablets are designed to fit adult needs, thus having a potentially negative effect on young children if they’re not supervised properly when using them. Fortunately, you could always get a tablet for kids instead.
These tablets for kids resemble normal tablets in more ways than one while being kid-friendly in terms of both functionality and available features. Still, you might have a hart time finding the right one if you don’t know what to look for. To give you a better idea of what the market has in store in this regard, we put together a list of the ten best tablets for kids that you would do well to consider if you’re thinking about getting such a device for your kids.
10Nabi Dream Tab HD8
Few tablets for kids match the Nabi Dream Tab HD8 when it comes to functionality and battery life. This device uses a NVIDIA ATegra 18.104.22.168 processor, 2 GB of RAM, a 16 GB hard drive, and a highly responsive 8-inch touch screen that supports resolutions as high as 1920 x 1200p. It also comes with a 16 MP camera which needless to say, is a lot better than you would expect a tablet for kids to have. Last but not least, it has a state of the art Wi-Fi connectivity that will connect to virtually any Wi-Fi signal source with no issues to speak of.
9Contixo Kids Tablet
A multi-touchscreen is always to be desired in a tablet, not only when it comes to tablets for kids. This device, for instance, features one of the best such touchscreens out there, one that allows users to access the tablet’s many features as quickly and as effortlessly as possible. What’s interesting about this tablet is that it has not only a loud built-in speaker but a microphone as well. At the same time, it has a 2 MB rear camera and a 0.3 MB front camera for your kid to enjoy.
8Leapfrog Epic Android Tablet
When it comes to tablets for kids, Leapfrog is definitely one of the best choices on the market today. Marketed at children with ages between 3 and 9, this tablet will also fit the needs of older children if necessary, much thanks to how versatile they are. Specs-wise, it has a 7-inch touchscreen, a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor, and operates an Android 4.4 Kit Kat OS. Furthermore, it has a mp3 player function, it has a 2 MP front and rear camera system, and it supports all standard video formats.
7Orbo Junior Tablet
This 7-inch tablet features an Android 4.4 Kit Kat OS, a 5-point multi-touch display, a variety of pre-installed apps, and an overall sturdy construction. It also has a 4 GB internal hard disk, a dual camera feature for both front and rear pictures, and a 2,800 mAh battery that will last you for a surprisingly long time. It also comes available in various colors for you to choose from, because needless to say, color is something every kid wants in a tablet.
6Alldaymall 7″ Android Kids Tablet
Thanks to its user-friendly interface, this particular tablet is very easy to use. It comes with a pre-installed I-Waka kid more which provides children with a perfect platform to have fun in an educational fashion. In terms of technical capabilities, let us point out that it uses 1 GB of RAM memory and that it has 8 GB of internal storage that can be easily expanded to 32 GB if you should ever need it.
5Dragon Touch Quad-Core Tablet
Dragon Touch uses a 7-inch captive touchscreen, a 2 MP rear webcam camera, a highly responsive interface, and a KitKat 4.4 Android OS. It is also one of the most lightweight tablets out there and not only as far as kids tablets go. We say this because it weights just 1.9 pounds, a lot less than some of the most popular tablets on the market today. At the same time, it uses 1 GB of RAM memory and has an 8 GB internal storage capacity that can be extended up to 32 GB.
4Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite Kids Edition
This device uses a 7” inches high definition touch display, an Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system, and a 1.2 GHz Dual-core processor along with having 8 GB internal storage and 1 GB of RAM memory. All educational content you might want for this tablet can be easy downloaded from various sources like DreamWorks, Discovery, National Geographic, while still giving you full parental control over the tablet’s dealings.
3Leapfrog XDI Learning Tablet
Designed to be suitable for of ages between 3 and 9, this tablet will surprise you with its user-friendly interface. We say this because this device comes with 7” high definition display designed to be responsive and very resistant to abuse. It also has a big number of pre-installed applications and a library of more than 1000+ education approved books, music, videos and various other equally interesting features.
2Chrome INC Tablet
This lightweight chrome book comes with 7-inch beautiful touchscreen, runs an Android 4.4 operating system, and supports most hi-definition games, applications, and educational software there is. It also has inbuilt apps like Netflix, Skype, Google Play, Chrome, and much more. Memory-wise, it has 512 MB of RAM, 4 GB of internal memory storage, and supports up to 32 GB as external storage. Also worth mentioning is the 1.3 MP front camera that you can use for video calling services.
1Fire HD Kids Edition
Designed mainly for educational purposes, this tablet will surprise you and your kid with how surprisingly versatile it is. It has either a 6″ or 7” high-definition touchscreen depending on your needs, a built-in quad-core 1.5 GHz processor, and it supports 8 GB of RAM for the 6-inch version. The 7-inch version uses 16 GB of RAM memory, which should prove more than enough for any kid’s needs. Overall, it is perhaps one of the best tablets for kids that money can buy in this market, one that will definitely prove its worth in the long run.