LeapPad Explorer from Funtastic
While grown-ups are debating the merits of the electronic tablet market, the LeapPad Explorer from Funtastic surges ahead with an array of functions and extras packed into one mobile learning experience.
The big 12.5cm colour touch-screen has 480x272 resolution, an attached stylus, HD-like graphics, an on-board 2GB memory and boasts accelerometer gaming tilt action. Other features include a Linux-based operating system that comes pre-loaded with a Pet Pad app and a peripheral slot for games and accessories. A built-in camera, rear-facing video recorder, speakers, microphone, headphone jack, USB port and an animation studio rounds up the hardware fit out.
There are over 80 games and apps available for the device which is compatible with the entire Leapster Explorer game library; users simply insert the individual game cartridges into the peripheral slot. Other features include an auto-adjust reading level, a patented letter writing method, a story studio, a digital art centre and a photo gallery and albums.
The Learning Path is a free, online tool for parents that can track what their children are learning while they play. Follow up on which are the most-played games, where they excel, what are the areas that a renewed focus will improve and share in their achievements.
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