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®’S INNOVATION SHINES WITH KIDIZOOM® SMARTWATCH: WORLD’S FIRST SMARTWATCH FOR KIDS WITH BUILT-IN CAMERA
(NEW YORK) – July 15, 2014 – VTech®, a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced the availability of its first ever fun camera watch for kids: the Kidizoom® Smartwatch. The world's first Smartwatch for kids, this innovative, multi-function watch is packed with robust features such as a built-in camera, video and fun photo effects, offering an enriching fun and educational experience in a wearable, kid-friendly, take-anywhere gadget. Leading the way into a new era of wearable technology tailored for children as young as four years old, the Kidizoom Smartwatch is available now at www.vtechkids.com, Amazon.com, Target.com, ToysRUs.com and Walmart.com.
VTECH® WELCOMES 4th GENERATION CHILDREN’S LEARNING TABLETS TO AWARD-WINNING INNOTAB® FAMILY, INCLUDING FIRST TO FEATURE ANDROID™ LEARNING CONTENT
(CHICAGO) – June 5, 2014 – VTech®, a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced the addition of three new children’s learning tablets to the award-winning InnoTab® family: InnoTab® MAX, its fastest Wi-Fi tablet yet, featuring a powerful multi-core CPU and a high resolution 7" display, and its first to feature Android™ learning content; InnoTab® 3S Plus, featuring Wi-Fi and now with free access to VTech Premium Kid Connect™ for tablet-to-mobile communication; and InnoTab® 3 Plus, an affordable first learning tablet.
VTECH® INNOTAB® LEARNING CARTRIDGES HONORED WITH TILLYWIG TOY & MEDIA AWARDS
(CHICAGO) – June 2, 2014 – VTech®, a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced that three InnoTab® Learning Cartridges have received accolades from the Tillywig Toy & Media Awards. InnoTab Learning Cartridges Disney’s Sofia the First and Doc McStuffins and Disney•Pixar’s Monsters University were recipients of the Tillywig Brain Child Awards, which recognize exciting products that energize the mind while seamlessly blending fun and learning.
VTECH® HIGHLIGHTS EXTENSIVE RANGE OF DEVELOPMENTAL LEARNING TOYS AT
(NEW YORK) – May 1, 2014 – VTech®, a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental stage-based electronic learning products for children, today unveiled a display of products at the TTPM Spring Showcase (www.ttpm.com) that expand upon award-winning lines and bolster its range of educational, innovative toys. New products include several additions to the top-rated Go! Go! Smart Wheels® and Switch & Go Dinos® lines, Learning Cartridges that are compatible with the popular InnoTab® line of children’s tablets and an extensive range of new infant and preschool toys for enriching and fun play experiences at every stage of development.
SIX VTECH® DEVELOPMENTAL LEARNING TOYS AWARDED THE NATIONAL PARENTING CENTER’S SEAL OF APPROVAL
(CHICAGO) – April 30, 2014 – VTech® (www.vtechkids.com), a world leader in age-appropriate and developmental stage-based electronic learning products for children, today announced six of its products geared for infants and preschoolers received the acclaimed 2014 Seal of Approval from The National Parenting Center. VTech’s Busy Learners Activity Cube™, Write & Learn Touch Tablet™, Go! Go! Smart Wheels® Airport Playset, Switch & Go Dinos® Turbo T-Rex Launcher, and InnoTab® Learning Cartridges Disney Junior’s Sofia the First and Doc McStuffins were each recognized by the organization. The Seals of Approval were awarded following ten weeks of consumer testing by parents and children at The National Parenting Center's test centers.