VTech Announces Expansion of Electronic Learning Computers at London Toy Fair
26 January 2006
Hong Kong – VTech Electronics Europe plc, a wholly-owned subsidiary of VTech Holdings Ltd (SEHK: 303; London SE: VTH; ADR: VTKHY) announced the expansion of their range of Electronic Learning Computers. Featuring an extensive range of educational activities, these Electronic Learning Computers are professional looking, sleek in design and the ultimate in personal tutorage. Kids simply won’t be able to wait to get down to the business of learning!
New for 2006 is the harmonious Melody Notebook which not only resembles a real laptop, thanks to its QWERTY key layout and real mouse, but also has an additional piano keyboard! With over 40 fun learning activities including curriculum-led math and English teasers, Melody Notebook teaches music too! Learn basic musical skills and rhythm using instruments from around the world and then mix sounds into tunes from the jukebox by playing up to 8 notes simultaneously. When the masterpiece is complete, use the Realtime melody playback, pitch and tempo functions to play it back for all to hear!
The aspirational TV Learning Station connects directly to the TV so kids can watch and learn in style! Complete with a wireless typing keyboard, real mouse and mouse mat and 4 cartridges, the Learning Station is the perfect addition to any child’s learning programme. With an extensive curriculum-inspired learning station library, packed with over 80 different learning skills, kids can navigate their way through 5 fantastic categories, including languages, math, foreign language, science and geography. With a built-in Auto Levelling System, the TV Learning Station will become a child’s very own personal tutor. By tracking advancement and ability and by compiling progress reports, this innovative system will focus skill levels into a progressive learning experience.
Quiz Biz English and Quiz Biz Maths, are brightly coloured handheld learning game units with funky LCD screens. Each game features 5 activities which teach logic, co-ordination and age appropriate curriculum. Simply progress through the various activities using either the simple 4- directional cursor, or use the built-in sensors and unique tilt action game play to move through the levels. With the volume control function and wrist strap for ease of handling, Quiz Biz English and Maths are perfect for learning on the move.
About VTech VTech is one of the world’s largest suppliers of corded and cordless telephones and a leading supplier of electronic learning products. It also provides highly sought-after contract manufacturing services. Founded in 1976, the Group’s mission is to be the most cost effective designer and manufacturer of innovative, high quality consumer electronics products and to distribute them to markets worldwide in the most efficient manner.