The Fuhu Nabi Jr. is designed as a tool for exploring, discovering and learning while keeping your kids entertained. It is child-friendly, affordable and has the versatility found in kids tablets nowadays.
- Built in parental controls
- Kid-friendly design and apps
- Speedy Performance
- Best for basic tasks only
- No google play or amazon store
- Web browser not child friendly
The Fuhu Nabi Jr. is compact with a dimension of 7 x 4.5 x 1.4 inches and weighs 0.8 pounds. It has a reddish-orange rubber bumper that protects the tablet from beating, it covers the back of the device and protects the four corners around the tablets screen. The front below the screen houses the rotatable camera, home button and in the upper right side below the bumper you will find the green power button, on the sides of the tablet you will find the volume control button and the headphone jack. The bezel has white outer layered with grey inner border that frames the tablets touch screen. It is designed to look like a toy but has features that compares to other kids tablet.
It has a 800 x 480 capacitive touch screen display and is powered by dual core Nvidia Tegra 3.0 processor and has 4GB flash memory and 512MB DDR2. It runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich which comes with two separate interfaces for kids and adults. The camera has 2 mega pixel rotating front and back camera that takes decent pictures. Battery is 2350 mAH that can last up to 4 hours.
The Nabi Jr. features the Wings Learning System, it is a tablet based learning system designed for skill set mastery and helps build confidence which covers counting, letters, and tracing. It also has about 30 pre-loaded games and apps to entertain kids, example of which are puzzles, reading, counting, first words, alphabet, animals, colors, matching and In addition it features Spinlets+ TV where kids can watch their favorite TV shows and movies. It also comes with Spinlets+ music wherein kids can access children albums from Disney and many more. The Nabi App zone has six categories, (1) Create (2) Entertain (3) Learn (4) Play (5) Read and (6) Bundles, below each categories one will find its featured apps. The Nabi Jr has four different web browsers such as the Basic browser, Maxathon Browser, Fooz Kids browser and Maxathon Kids-Safe browser.
There are two separate interface: Parent mode and Nabi mode. Under the parent mode adults can surf the web, take advantage of the apps and widgets, manage settings and download apps. Meanwhile in the Nabi mode it sorts apps by categories, parents can create customizable profiles for each children and create passwords. The parental control assures you a secure and safe environment for your kids, it enables parents to manage the apps, movies, games and TV shows they want their kids to use or access and you can check your kid’s household chores with the Chore List app.
There is a lot to like about this tablet, it has excellent build quality and good android based performance worthy of its price.