HCL Infosystems Ltd., has launched today its new tablet “ME Champ” exclusively targeted at kids between 3 to 12 years of age, and is priced at Rs. 7,999. This tablet has a unique graphic design with a colorful UI that allures kids in fun learning and enhances cognitive abilities.
HCL ME Champ runs on Android OS 4.1 (Jelly Bean), and features a 7-inch multi touch capacitive screen with 800 x 480 pixel display. This device is equipped with a 2-mega pixel back camera and a 0.3-mega pixel front camera which enables video chatting. The tablet is designed with a special Graphics Processor – Mali-400 GPU and 3D Graphics Processing and also runs smoothly on a powerful Cortex A9 1 Ghz processor. It comes with a 1 GB RAM memory and 4 GB internal memory, along with a memory card slot that can add another 32 GB. It has a robust 3100 mAh battery to deliver long hours of high definition audio and video playback. The HCL ME Champ has a Micro USB port and also supports Wi-Fi connectivity. This tab offers 3G connectivity through USB datacard.
HCL “’ME Champ’’ tablet provides exclusive content that comprises of kids TV, comics, games, knowledge and music. It comes with pre-loaded content for kids, including exercises in art, geography, history, language and mathematics.The device also offers free access to more than 500 Apps under categories – games, books and education, and to all videos under the kids TV segment.
The ME Champ tablet comes with tracking features, a control mechanism to help parents monitor their child’s activities and an Application Manager that offers parents the ability to select apps and restrict tablet use duration for kids access. The tablet can be operated in 2 modes – Parent mode (where the tablet functions as a normal device) and Kids Mode (in which parents can define the content the kids can access).
ME Champ tablet also supports 11 regional Indian languages.
HCL is also running ‘KIDS ARE CHAMP’ sponsorship program, which is aimed at celebrating and recognizing the immense talent & potential that kids have. This program gives 10 lucky champs a chance to win scholarships totaling Rs. 5 lac.
HCL ME Champ comes pre-loaded with 1 Mobile App Store. The tablet is available across all major stores and online portals.