As more and more of us are spending time on our tablets and mobile devices, it is little wonder that our kids want to too!
But, many parents are worried about encouraging their children to stare at a screen. Luckily for them, several recent studies have suggested that a tablet can actually be a great way to aid your child's development (as long as it comes with the right apps and parental supervision!)
Although with so many now on the market, how do you know which one to choose? Let's swipe through a few options…
Download thousands of learning apps, games, and videos for free with this Andriod tablet.
This tablet comes with a soft, silicone case designed to provide maximum protection against bumps and drops. It is also fitted with an adjustable stand.
The tablet has full access to all of the latest Google services such as Google Play, where you can find a range of apps suitable for your particular child.
It has a parental control function that allows you to set up different accounts for yourself and the children. This will enable you to monitor the sites to which they have access and the amount of screentime allowed.
Best features: • Silicone case • Full Google access • Parental controls
A responsive, easy to use tablet with an energy-saving processor.
This tablet comes pre-installed with a PaintBox app, which teaches kids how to draw shapes, paint lines, and identify colours and patterns.
It has a vivid HD display which maximises the viewing experience from all angles. It also has an eye-health function that automatically adjusts and optimises the backlight for comfortable night-time reading.
It is quick charging, full in under 3 hours, and it has a long, 8-hour long battery life.
Best features: • 2-year guarantee • Rugged case • Innovative parental controls