Verizon Ellipsis Kids tablet launching next week
Earlier this week, Verizon Wireless unveiled a new Android tablet for kids. Known as the Ellipsis Kids tablet, this slate will be available in stores starting next week. Described as "a digital playground that educates as it entertains," this new tablet comes with a free premium subscription of Zoodles Kid Mode. This platform features "tons of games, videos, books and age appropriate content."
Ellipsis Kids tablet by Verizon Wireless has the following technical specs:
- Processor: not specified
- Memory/Storage: not specified; 16 GB internal storage, microSD support up to 32 GB
- Display: 8-inch IPS multitouch
- Cameras: 1.3 MP front, 5 MP back
- Connectivity: 4G LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, micro USB
- Operating system: Android (version not mentioned, most likely Lollipop)
- Battery: 5000 mAh
The tablet's display is protected by a kid-tough bumper, but parents can choose to purchase kickstands and bumpers in their children's favorite colors. The price of the standard Ellipsis Kids tablet package is $249.99 USD ($10.41 USD per month for 24 months), or $79.99 USD with a two-year contract. Customers on the Verizon plan can add the tablet for an additional $10 USD per month, plus taxes and fees. Those interested will be able to purchase it online starting November 12th.