This 7 inch educational kids tablet coming out of folk at One Laptop Per Child project, features games, apps, parental controls and great cause supporting OLPC Foundation.
We have looked at 7.5-inch OLPC XO-4 Linux notebook last year. Building on the experience OLPC Foundation is bringing in a 7 inch tablet. The XO kids tablet is coming to Walmart for $149 on August 1st.
XO tablet features custom UI on top of unspecified Android software in English and Spanish. Part of the package is kids design, games, apps, videos, special educational software, and parental control. Journal app, for example, allows parents to monitor times and history of their kids’ sessions. Parents can setup 3 profiles, lock them up with passwords, and monitor each profile for usage.
Here is One Laptop Per Child Foundations promo video for XO tablet:
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