Toys R Us selling tablet for kids

Posted at Sep 11 2012 03:38 PM | Updated as of Sep 11 2012 11:38 PM

Toys R Us is now selling a tablet designed just for kids. It's called the Tabeo and it's priced at just under $150.

The Tabeo features a seven-inch screen, a Wi-fi connection and 50 pre-loaded kid-friendly apps. There are also thousands of additional free apps available for download.

The Tabeo runs on the latest version of Google's Android operating system known as Ice Cream Sandwich.

The tablet also features a soft bumper to protect it if dropped and also has extra Internet safety controls.

The product is available for online pre-order starting today and will be in Toys R Us stores starting October 21.

The Tabeo joins a growing list of kid-friendly tablets including Leapfrog's Leappad and T-tech's Innotab. [email protected], September 11, 2012