HCL ME Champ tablet for kids launched in India

HCL ME Champ tablet for kids launched in India

Now technology leaders are heading towards kids. Today Indian computer vendor HCL launched a new tablet, especially designed for kids, dubbed as HCL ME Champ tablet. With the official price tag of Rs. 7,999, HCL Me Champ tablet is targeted to ‘kids’ between 3 to 12 years of age.

HCL ME Champ

HCL ME Champ

Commenting on the launch of HCL ME Champ tablet, Gautam Advani, Global Head, Mobility Business Unit, HCL Infosystems Ltd. said;

“We are very happy to launch our new ME Champ tablet specially designed for kids powered by a unique parent control feature. This product is aimed at parents who have their child in the age group of 3 to 12 years, and strengthens our tablet portfolio.”

HCL ME Champ tablet has a 7-inch display with 800 x 480 pixels (WVGA) resolution. The tablet is powered by a 1GHz Cortex-A9 CPU, Mali-400 GPU and 1GB of RAM. There is 8GB internal storage along with microSD card support for expansion up to 32GB. The tablet has a 2-megapixel camera on the rear and a VGA camera is available on the front for VoIP and for taking self-portrait shots. In terms of connectivity, there is Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, A-GPS, a miniHDMI port and a microUSB port.

HCL ME Champ comes with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system out of the box and comes pre-loaded with a number of Games, Education, Books and TV which include exercises in art, geography, history, language and mathematics. Apart from pre-loaded contents, the tablet also free access to more than 500 apps under categories – games, books and education. Besides, kids can also watch videos for free, available under the kids TV segment.

For enhanced security, the tablet has two modes – Kids mode and Parents mode. The Kids mode allows parents to define access for their kids whereas Parents mode makes the tablet similar to any other Android running tablet. The tablet also comes with some tracking features which help parents to monitor their kids through the tablet and an Application Manager is also available to restrict kids access duration.

Key Specifications of HCL ME Champ:

  • 7-inch WVGA display
  • Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS
  • 1GHz Cortex-A9 CPU, Mali-400 GPU
  • 1GB of RAM, 8GB internal storage along with microSD card support
  • 2MP rear camera, VGA front camera
  • Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, A-GPS, MiniHDMI port, MicroUSB port
  • 3100mAh battery
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