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Alcatel TKEE Mini, TKEE Mid, and TKEE Max tablets for kids have been launched by TCL in India. The new tablets come preloaded with the subscription-based Kidomi super app that offers access to books, games, and videos for children between 3–13 years. The Alcatel TKEE kids tablets also come with TÜV Rheinland-certified Eye Care displays. The TKEE Mid and TKEE Mini both tablets also include a soft protective bumper case. In contrast, the TKEE Max includes a bumper case that comes along with a foldable back stand.
Alcatel TKEE Mid price in India has been set at Rs. 9,999, while the TKEE Max carries a price tag of Rs. 8,699. Both tablets will be available for purchase through Amazon and select retail outlets in the country. The Alcatel TKEE Mini, on the other hand, will be available by the end of the month, and its price details will be revealed at the time of its availability.
The Alcatel TKEE Mini runs on Android 10 (Go edition) with a 7-inch (1,024x600 pixels) display that offers a 16:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by a quad-core MediaTek MT8167D SoC, coupled with 1.5GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard storage. The tablet also includes a microSD card for expanding the built-in storage. There is a 2,580mAh battery that is claimed to deliver up to three hours of video playback time on a single charge.
Specifically for kids, the TKEE Mini is made of a tough build that is claimed to withstand more than 1,000 drops from heights of 12, 24, and 40 inches. There is a foldable, bendable back stand. The tablet also comes in a removable bumper case for additional protection.
The preloaded Kidomi app offers over 3,000 games and 2,500 videos for young users. Also, there is a proprietary interface that comes along with parental controls to let parents set usage limits and view app and content usage history.
Unlike the TKEE Mini, the Alcatel TKEE Mid runs on a full-fledged Android 10 operating system and comes with an 8-inch (1,280x800 pixels) HD display. It is powered by a quad-core MediaTek MT8766B SoC, along with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. There is a TF card slot for expanding the storage by up to 256GB. The tablet comes with 4G connectivity and packs a 4,080mAh battery that is claimed to offer up to 20 hours of talk time on 4G networks in a single charge.
The Alcatel TKEE Mini is tested with more than 1,000 drop tests at up to 100 centimetres, according to the company. The tablet also comes with a foldable stand and a soft protective bumper case that's removable. It includes the Kidomi app that provides free all to all its apps for the first 30 days, with 25 apps remaining free to use post the 30-day usage.
The Alcatel TKEE Max runs on Android 10 and features a 10-inch (1,280x800 pixels) IPS display. It comes with a quad-core MediaTek MTK8167B SoC, paired with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage. The built-in storage can be expanded via microSD card (up to 128GB). The tablet also packs a 4,080mAh battery that is touted to offer 400 hours of standby time on a single charge.
Kids can access preloaded science, technology, engineering, art, and math content through the TKEE Max tablet. There is also a removable bumper case as well as a foldable back stand for convenient use. Moreover, the tablet is claimed to have undergone over a thousand drop tests from a height of 100 centimetres.
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