The company targeting children specially designed tablet divided into three age groups - 2-4 years, 5-7 years and 8-10 years. At the time of configuration, you have to enter your child's age which will unlock close to 70 apps on the tablet. As your child grows up, other apps start getting unlocked on the tablet.
Eddy comes with educator top quality learning content, a kid-safe environment and high-quality hardware. It also has a kid-safe browser, which only permits access to reliable websites. Parents can set time limits for their children to play on Eddy. They can also decide which subjects their children should focus on. Parents can create up to three profiles. Other than the education apps, Metis has also added a proprietary app called 'Kid's Radar' that helps you find the best education app for your child.
Metis has loaded close to 150 learning games, which are linked to school curriculum, covering key learning areas including language, math, creativity and more. Children can use this tablet to read books and even play a piano.
CEO of Metis Learning, Bharat Gulia, says: 'Eddy introduces the concept of responsible technology, ensuring a safe and controlled technology experience for children with a strong focus on learning.' Metis aims to sell 50,000 units this year.
Key Specifications of Eddy Tablet
- Eddy has a 7-inch screen with 1024 x 600 pixel resolution display
- 0.3 megapixel front camera and 2 megapixel rear camera
- Runs on Android 4.2
- Powered by a 1.6GHz dual core processor
- 1GB of RAM
- Internal storage of 8GB
- Micro SD memory card slot expandable up to 32GB
- No support Bluetooth connectivity
- Wi-Fi connectivity
- 3200 mAh battery capacity for more than four hours backup
- Priced in India Rs.9,999/-