Wednesday, April 26, 2006
Hasbro PlayItNow Personal Digital Music Recorder: This nifty recorder lets kids store up to 30 minutes of audio content. It can be easily hooked up to a computer or other music device, as it comes equipped with a pop-out audio connector for convenient downloading of files. A monochrome screen allows the user to see what songs or files are in use. Navigation is easy with this device, thanks to a control pad. Six games are pre-installed on the component, and it‚Äôs available in three different colors. Requires three AAA batteries. For ages 8 and up.
Disney Mix Sticks MP3 Player: This ingenious MP3 player supports MP3 and WMA audio files, providing eight hours of audio through a rechargeable battery. It can store up to 60 songs, and audio files can be transferred to it from a computer. A special Disney Mix Clip album is available for use with the player. It‚Äôs available in four different styles, including the Disney Princesses and Tinker Bell.
Fisher Price Pixter Multi-Media System: This creative, multi-use system comes equipped with more than 100 digital features, including games and other activities. It has a video screen and touch pad for easy navigation. Kids can make digital art, play interactive games, and more. Pixter Video Software can be added, allowing kids to watch cartoons and make their own videos.
Vtech Nitro Notebook: A great first computer for your child. This neat, innovative laptop has 80 educational electronic games, including math, reading and music activities. The computer itself evaluates your child‚Äôs performance and changes the level of challenge as appropriate. The notebook can also be programmed to read stories out loud to kid to assist with their reading comprehension. Perfect for ages 5 and older.
LeapFrog Leapster Multimedia Learning System: This fun system is used in conjunction with educational video cartridges featuring favorites like Dora the Explorer and a host of Disney characters. Kids can learn math, reading, vocabulary and more. Electronic books, art activities and video design are also options with this system. The component has a control pad and touch screen. For ages 4 and up.