Made for toddlers, the VINCI tablet keeps your kids' hands off your iPad

Made for toddlers, the VINCI tablet keeps your kids' hands off your iPad

Summary: Encased in a durable, soft-edged chassis, the Vinci is clearly built with accident-prone kids in mind.

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Face it: You love your kids, but you love your iPad more. And despite what people say, that's perfectly fine - assuming you keep your iPad safe from the sharp nails and drooling jaws of your young ones.

Enter the Vinci tablet, a device seemingly built from the ground up for parents uneasy at the thought of sharing their beloved tablet with their fleshy offspring.

Encased in a durable, soft-edged chassis, the Vinci is clearly built with accident-prone kids in mind.

Conscious of the faint possibility that WiFi signals might actually be killing us, manufacturer Rullingnet built the tablet without a WiFi radio. It's also non-toxic and advertising free.

Probably less important for (most) parents are the device's specifications. Running Android 2.2, the Vinici features a 7-inch screen, 512MB of RAM, and a 3MP camera on its back.

Now comes the dicey matter of its price: For $389, parents can nab the less expensive version, which offers three hours of battery life. On the other hand, the $479 version of the tablet can run for 6 hours and comes equipped with a slew of pre-installed software. Either way, it's an expensive kids toy. But perhaps a worthwhile one if you aim to keep your iPad safe.

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Topics: iPad, Hardware, Laptops, Mobility, Tablets

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  • RE: Made for toddlers, the VINCI tablet keeps your kids' hands off your iPad

    Hell, for those prices just buy your kid an iPad.
    Aerowind
    • RE: Made for toddlers, the VINCI tablet keeps your kids' hands off your iPa

      or a refurbed iPod Touch and an OtterBox case
      SkiddMarxx
    • RE: Made for toddlers, the VINCI tablet keeps your kids' hands off your iPa

      @Aerowind For nothing, you could just let your kid play with the box your iPad came in. Toddlers will be just as happy.
      technomom_z
      • RE: Made for toddlers, the VINCI tablet keeps your kids' hands off your iPad

        @technomom_z LOL very true! I second that! People spend so much money on expensive toys for kids, but the thing kids love best is to play with the boxes and use their imagination!
        GoofPuff
  • RE: Made for toddlers, the VINCI tablet keeps your kids' hands off your iPad

    Hello There, we appreciate everybody's comments. We want to say that VINCI was NOT created to replace boxes or any other fun toys. Rather it is a stand-alone, new category of learning systems that leverages young children's curiosity with the touch screen technology - from their curiosity, we bring in what we learned from developmental science-Age Norms and general understanding of how children learn at different age, and we create games story books and music videos to fit their learning curve - VINCI Early Learning Curriculum embedded in a safe yet very advanced hardware platform operating on Android. For the first time, babies are not getting left-overs from their parents - they have something - the best of this world can offer - just for them. Of course, by creating VINCI, we assume every parent wants the best for their children, and their children's success will be felt more than their own. Pls feel free to visit www.vincigenius.com and help us to improve so that we establish VINCI as the standard for early childhood education.
    Best regards,
    Dan Yang, PhD, creator of VINCI
    VINCIGenius