Welcome to VTech's press room. If you want to learn about product releases, company news, and our latest promotions, you've come to the right place! In our press room, you'll also find information about key partnerships we form to make our products better and more exciting for kids. (Press releases below are listed in order of the most recent first.)
At VTech, we're also proud of the awards our gaming systems and other products have won. If you want to know more about the recognition our smart play products have received, view a full list of press releases below.
VTech Brings the Latest Tech Trend to Kids with a Durable, Affordable Kidizoom® Action Cam that Comes Packed with Everything Kids Need to Capture Life’s Adventures
VTech announced the introduction of the multi-function KidiZoom® Action Cam to bring Kidizoom Action Cam, bringing parents’ technology to a new generation of active kids. The Kidizoom Action Cam allows kids to play and capture their adventures with videos and photos on-the-go. The Kidizoom Action Cam features a robust, durable design and comes complete with mounts for attaching to a bike, skateboard or scooter, plus a waterproof case, all at an affordable price.
VTECH® TOPS HOLIDAY TOY LISTS WITH NEARLY 50 INDUSTRY AWARDS
(CHICAGO) – December 16, 2014 – VTech® (www.vtechkids.com), a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced its toys received 47 accolades this holiday season from esteemed toy and parenting industry experts, toy councils and retailers. One of the hottest toys of the year, the interactive Kidizoom® Smartwatch, the first smartwatch for kids, secured the most awards with nearly 10. Additional toys recognized include the InnoTab® MAX, VTech’s first children’s learning tablet with Android™1 learning content, Go! Go! Smart Animals™ Zoo Explorers Playset, Smart Shots Sports Center™ and Switch & Go Dinos® Turbo Triceratops Deluxe Launcher.
THREE VTECH TOYS SELECTED AS FINALISTS FOR PRESTIGIOUS TOY OF THE YEAR AWARDS FROM TOY INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION
(CHICAGO) – November 24, 2014 – VTech®, a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced three products are finalists for 2015 Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards from the Toy Industry Association (TIA). The Kidizoom® Smartwatch is a finalist in the preschool category, InnoTab® MAX is a finalist in the educational category and the Go! Go! Smart Animals™ Zoo Explorer Playset™ is a finalist in the infant/toddler category. The winners will be announced at the annual awards ceremony held on February 13, 2015 in New York.
VTECH RECORD & LEARN KIDISTUDIO WINS GOOD HOUSEKEEPING BEST TOY AWARD
(CHICAGO) – November 19, 2014 – VTech®, a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced that its Record & Learn KidiStudio™, an industry standout this awards season, is a winner in Good Housekeeping’s 2014 Best Toy Awards, featured in the magazine’s December issue. Geared for ages three to six, the Record & Learn KidiStudio goes beyond a simple musical keyboard, letting kids alter their voices with different melodies and indulge their inner DJ with sound effects and tempo-changing features.
VTECH KIDIZOOM SMARTWATCH NOW AVAILABLE IN EXCLUSIVE NEW COLORS
(NEW YORK) – November 14, 2014 – VTech®, a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced the availability of exclusive new colors for the Kidizoom® Smartwatch, one of the hottest toys of the season. Garnering multiple awards and appearing on numerous hot holiday toy lists, the Kidizoom Smartwatch is available in vivid violet and sky blue, in limited quantities exclusively on www.vtechkids.com