HoliDAY of Play 2015

Sprout Introduces New Sprout Channel Cubby Tablet

SproutLogoThe 24-hour preschool TV destination Sprout has its own kids’ tablet, the Sprout Channel Cubby, which will be available this October at Wal-Mart stores and at Produced by Ematic for kids ages 2 to 6, the Cubby features trusted entertainment and learning content preloaded onto the tablet, and will include special credits for, allowing customers to download additional content.

SproutCubby.vers2The preloaded content accessible without Wi-Fi connectivity includes full episodes of Sprout shows, such as The Chica Show, Barney, Fireman Sam, Chloe’s Closet, and the premiere episode of Astroblast; music videos; and songs. Meanwhile, the preloaded, Sprout-recommended apps include Sproutlet Weather Report, favorite characters The Wiggles, and more. [Read more...]

Ematic Introduces Android Tablet for Children’s Entertainment and Education

Ematic, a leader in value tablets, has launched the FunTab, a 7-inch Android 4.0 tablet for children. It is an intuitive, touchscreen device that teaches children about various subjects, sparks their creativity, and keeps them entertained for hours. [Read more...]

Ematic Releases Kid’s Tablet

Ematic has released  its 7-inch Android 4.0 FunTab Pro, a new tablet tailored to children. FunTab Pro has a rubberized texture and ergonomic design, ensuring a secure grip and a shape that fits in small hands.

FunTab Pro features include interactive story books, video mail, and an art studio.  Interactive story books allow parents to make a video recording of themselves reading to the child using or the device’s built-in camera. The video mail feature allows invited family members to send short video messages to the FunTab Pro from

The tablet comes with a games bundle that includes Angry Birds, Where’s My Water?, Cut the Rope, Skitch, School Assistant, Fruit Ninja, and educational apps from Intellijoy. A kid-safe web browser is also included.

The tablet runs on an Android 4.0 operating system and has a 1 GHz processor. The tablet comes with 1 GB RAM, 8 GB of internal storage, and a MicroSD card slot, allowing for an additional 32 GB of storage. The FunTab Pro has a 7-inch 800 x 480 multi-touch screen, front and back cameras, and built-in WiFi. Its HD Video player supports up to 1080p HD videos. The tablet also features an HDMI output for connecting to a TV. Its battery life allows for up to eight hours of continuous playtime.