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LEAPPAD EXPLORER Learning Tablet | Does Your Child Need This Toy?

Updated on March 3, 2014

LeapPad Explorer From LeapFrog

LeapFrog is one of the innovative creators of top learn and explore toys for children. Their approach to toys is often the introduction to technology that young kids excel in learning with.

Now they've done it again. Thanks to the LeapPad Explorere from LeapFrog, kids are seeing that learning is educational, fun and exciting. The software on this gadget is way ahead of anything in the field of learning gadgets for kids.

Your child will have ability to tap into more than 100 educational books plus games, fun learning videos, and handy applications. This early learning technology also helps prepare your child to be technologically savvy in a world that grows more advanced by the hour.

The gadget covers subjects that help kids learn. For example, math, science and reading are broached in a way that allows the child to interact as he learns - and this method of teaching is highly effective in helping children retain what they learn.

LeapPad Explorer

From LeapFrog

Help your child create and learn with the LeapFrog LeapPad Explorer. The learning tablet gives you access to more than 100 educational books, games, videos, and apps. Subjects like mathematics, reading, and science are covered in a fun and interactive way.

The LeapPad's built-in camera can shoot video, allowing kids to make animation and art to share with family and friends.

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It Is Easy For Little Fingers

Leap Pad Explorer

The LeapPad Explorer from LeapFrog is created in such a way that the design makes it easy for their little fingers to hold onto and it's thin enough so that it won't weigh them down.

Because kids will be kids, the product was also created to withstand the stress kids put the product through as they live life at supersonic speed. This learning tool knows how kids like to play and learn and combined that knowledge to make a product that can be flipped and turned about by little ones. Because it has a sensor for tilt and an easy to see 5-inch screen, it's easy for kids to engage in learning.

LeapPad Explorer - The Future of Learning

LeapPad Explorer In Pink

From Leapfrog

One of the fantastic features about this product is the built in camera. Putting a product with a camera like this into the hands of a child opens up a world bursting with imagination for them.

They can take photos, make videos and make creations they'll want to show off to their family and friends. It's easy to do, thanks to the vocal instructions that guide them in editing their creative projects.

One of the many applications that taps into a child's imagination and creative ability is the Story Studio and Art Studio application. These are applications you can get at no extra cost, and it lets your child put their creations into storybooks.

You'll also discover that LeapPad Explorer from LeapFrog is unparalleled in helping kids master reading. These interactive learning experiences are designed so that the reading level adjusts as your child's reading grows.

This aids a child in building comprehension in reading and growing an extensive vocabulary, too. He can tap the word and an image showing what the word is will show up.

If he goes on to touch the image, it will show the word and the LeapPad will also sound the word out for him. Keeping your child engaged in learning at a young age is a wonderful foundation to help him educated to the fullest.

LeapPad in Green or Pink

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Leap Frog Leappad Explorer

System Specifications

Screen 5 inches, 480x272 pixel resolution

Camera 640 x 480 resolution capability

Video Recorder 320x240 resolution capability

Input Controls D-pad, touch screen, embedded microphone, camera, motion sensor

Connectors Cartridge slot, AC adapter, audio jack, USB connector

Battery Duration Approx. 8+ hours

On-board Memory 2 GB

Leap Pad Explorer Tablet

LeapPad Explorer

Reviews of the LeapPad Explorer

Here are some of the things parents are saying about the LeapPad Explorer from LeapFrog:

"Prepare to be amazed by the wacky and touching videos, photos, and artwork that your child will produce using the LeapPad."

"The built-in camera allows kids to become the stars of their own stories."

"LeapPad's Ultra eBook are interactive, cinematic experiences designed to guide children through books and immerse them in the joy of reading."

"All of this with characters that children will love, brought to life through animation that keeps children engaged as they learn."

LeapPad Explorer - Review by Four Year Old

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What Do You Think of the Leappad Explorer?

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    • Paperquest5 profile imageAUTHOR


      6 years ago

      @greatgifts4u: greatgifts4u, thanks for posting a comment. LeapPad products are very good.

    • Paperquest5 profile imageAUTHOR


      6 years ago

      @glutenallergy: glutenallergy, thanks for dropping by and for the nice endorsement of LeapPad products.

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      6 years ago

      LeapPad has some of the best products for kids and this looks like another good one!

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      6 years ago

      Just about every LeapPad product I have seen has been a quality item. My children learned quite a bit when they were younger from many of their toys.

    • Paperquest5 profile imageAUTHOR


      6 years ago

      @klaird: Ann, thanks for dropping by. I agree, if you can wait, or if your kids can wait, you usually get a better deal.

    • Paperquest5 profile imageAUTHOR


      6 years ago

      @SarahSkye: SarahSkye, thanks for stopping by and leaving a comment. It seems more and more that you had better start them early.

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      6 years ago

      I thought about getting this for my son, who already has the Leapfrog Explorer, since the games are compatible with one another. But I waited too long and now everybody's sold out of them, and the retailers that do have them are charging almost double the price. So maybe I'll wait until his birthday in March. By then I'm sure the price will be down to $99 again...or even lower.

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      6 years ago

      I love the color choices, and the size... perfect for little fingers, still learning how to use digital toys and tools!


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