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What is the Best Tablet for Kids?

Updated on April 18, 2013

The best kids tablet for Christmas 2012

What is the best kids tablet for Christmas 2012? Lots of children will be getting a tablet for the holidays this year. You can get a lot of technology for your money. Here's our pick for the top kids tablet pc for 2012.

It's the Fuhu Nabi 2 7" tablet. An Android 4.0 tablet designed to be used by kids (and their parents too!)

Image: Fuhu NABI NABI2-NV7A 7-Inch Tablet

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Best Tablets for Kids

Note that we've picked the Nabi 2 as the best all-round kids tablet - it's not necessarily the best for every child. Particularly if your child is either very young, or a teen, or you are on a very tight budget, you might want to consider alternatives. For a wider range of tablets for kids, please see:

Best Tablets for Kids 2012
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Nabi 2 Overview

Let's take a look at the Nabi Tablet:

Why the Fuhu Nabi 2?

Why have we picked the Fuhu Nabi 2 as the best tablet for kids in 2012?

  1. It's a tablet that is designed specifically for kids and has parental controls and a rugged design.
  2. It's also a very good Android tablet that has a great specification which stands up well against tablets designed for adults.
  3. In 2012 we're getting the second generation of this tablet. The Nabi 2 is more mature technology than tablets that are in their first release this year.
  4. Parents can borrow the Nabi 2 and put it in parent mode to get the full features of an Android tablet.
  5. The Nabi 2 has educational content so it can be used as a learning tablet as well as for fun.


Fuhu NABI NABI2-NV7A 7-Inch Tablet

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Fuhu Nabi 2 Tips and Tricks Videos

There are some great explanatory videos available for the Nabi 2. This makes it much easier to get up and running with the Nabi and make use of all the features.

Nabi 2 Age Range

The Nabi 2 is suitable for kids aged around 4 or 5 up to around 10.

Fuhu have also developed tablets for younger and older kids:

Fuhu Nabi Jr 5" Tablet PC

Fuhu Nabi Jr Tablet for Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers
The Fuhu Nabi Jr is a 5 inch mini tablet for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. This isn't a pretend tablet, it's a real Android tablet with a good specifica...

Fuhu Nabi XD Tablet for Tweens
Fuhu Nabi XD is a 10" Android Tablet for tweens and teens. Following on from the successful Nabi 2 tablet for kids, the Nabi XD has a larger screen and ...

Fuhu NABI 2 Tablet - Best all-round kids tablet 2012

Customize the Nabi 2

You can customize the Nabi 2 with a different colored bumper or Kanabi letters.

Fuhu Nabi 2 Bumper for Tablet, Blue (BUMPER-BLU-01-FA12)

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Fuhu Nabi 2 Bumper for Tablet, Pink (BUMPER-PNK-01-FA12)

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Fuhu Nabi 2 Kinabi Alpha Pack (KINABI-ALPHAPACK26-01-FA1)

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