Metis Learning and Intel India on September 16, 2014 launched the Eddy tablet in India for Rs. 9,999. Powered by Intel chipset and Android mobile operating system, the tablet is targeted towards children aged between 2-10 years. The tablet has been developed after two years of testing with kids and schools in order to understand their needs better.
Children engaging into smartphones and tablets more rapidly than ever, it is the best time to introduce them in education. Running on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean with an overlay of the proprietary Athena OS, this is the safest and strongest tablet for kids ever to hit the market.
Eddy comes pre-loaded with over 160 of the world’s best learning apps selected by educators and experts to accelerate a child’s social, emotional and cognitive development. The preloaded content covers almost 300 key skills which a child needs to learn between the ages of 2 to 10, separated relevant to their age.
Eddy has partnered with Google’s top education app developers including Intellijoy, Tipitap, iStoryBooks and many others to ensure best-in-class learning content. The operating system provides kids a completely safe environment with robust parental controls, including time discipline, usage reports and kid-safe internet browsing.
Eddy’s specially designed 7-inch display is scratch proof and impact resistant, with a 9H hardness level and ophthalmologist approved which ensures UV ray protection and lower eyestrain compared to other screens.
It also comes with high quality drop-safe bumper made of food grade silicone bumper to prevent damage from falls. It comes in 16GB and 32GB storage variants, and is available for Rs. 9,999 exclusively from Amazon.in.