Swipe Telecom drives innovation in “Parental Lock System” and “Timer” with the launch of Swipe Junior Tablet PC
Pune, October 3, 2013: In yet another stroke of innovation California-based Swipe Telecom has introduced India`s First KIDS table pc with “Parental Lock System” and “Timer” Swipe Junior Tablet PC.
Parents who face everyday dilemma of providing a Tablet PC to their kids but are not sure of what the kids are watching or playing with, will now have respite in Swipe Junior. The innovative Swipe Junior draws inspiration from market feedback – especially mothers – wherein parents said that they would like to provide an education-enabling Tablet PC to their kids and would like to remote control their behavior and keep track of their usage patterns.
The Swipe Junior specs
§ Parental Lock System, Timer, separate parent login, limited time access and usage report.
§ 7”HD display,
§ Android 4.1 – Jelly Bean OS
§ 5 point HD Capacitive Multi-Touch screen
§ 1 GHz, 4GB in-built memory, expandable to 32GB, 512 MB RAM
§ 1024*600 pixels(16:9)
§ 4 directions gravity sensing
§ 2 MP rear camera and 0.3MP front camera
§ 3000 mAh battery
§ Mini 5pin USB port
§ 3.5 mm jack
Swipe Junior allows a parent to activate fool-proof Parental Lock System through which the parent can restrict or block internet usage. Parents can choose which apps to make available for their kids via the Application Manager. Besides, the unique “Timer” feature in Swipe Junior allows parents to set the amount of time each day that their child can use the gadget.
And there are features that allow the parent to block games, while keeping learning apps active. This way, while the parents are away, they will be able to provide their kids a safe, engaging and educational experience. Another unique feature is the “Usage Track Report” that gives charts and information about the usage pattern on a minute-to-minute basis.
Considering the fact that kids drop things, the Swipe Junior comes with an encasing of protective shock-proof coating, which will resist the occasional tumble. The encasing is also made out of food-grade quality material, so it’s completely safe even for toddlers. Swipe Junior is ergonomically designed and bright colored table pc which is surely an eye catcher even for the elders.
Swipe Junior Tablet with HD display comes pre-loaded with kids-oriented apps which is aimed at driving the educational possibilities via technology for kids. Pre-loaded content on the device includes educational, games, entertainment and e-book apps.
Priced at Rs 5990/-, Swipe Junior is elegantly designed for kids and comes with preloaded educational apps. Powered with 1 GHz Processor and 4 GB inbuilt memory along with 512 MB RAM that operates on Android 4.1 OS, the 7”HD display makes watching cartoons, animated movies, educational films and playing brain development games a real delight. These can be stored on the machine with the help of its 32 GB expandable memory. Swipe Junior also has a 2MP camera and long lasting 3000 mAH battery which helps the kids to capture their imagination.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr Shripal Gandhi, Founder & CEO, Swipe telecom said: “In today’s context a Tablet PC is an enabler of multiple things for kids – education, entertainment and most importantly in developing the child’s brain through creativity and inquisitiveness. But at the same time an overdose of anything is not good. So our team came up with this innovation called Swipe Junior wherein the good virtues of a Tablet PC are encapsulated along with operational parameters such Parental Lock System and Timer. Our punch line is: learning is surely fun.”
Swipe Telecom has earmarked substantial budgets to market Swipe Junior across India. The 300+ million middle class Indians aspire to give their children the best education. Swipe Telecom has plans to reach out to schools with innovative programs wherein offline and online will converge and give the kids an opportunity to grow faster, better and smarter.